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Historical Pub Tour in Nottingham provided by Madame Parboiled Ink

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Historical Pub Tour in Nottingham

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Departure Point
Angel Row, Nottingham NG1, UK
Duration
3h
Return Details
Castle Road, Castle Rd, Nottingham, UK
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Entry/Admission - Madame Parboiled Ink
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Availability for shows cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of show availability
  • The local provider reserves the right to remove people from the tour if they become intoxicated and cause problems for other visitors or staff
  • The tour offers discounts on food and drinks in selected pubs. Although the tour usually runs only on Sunday, private bookings for parties of 6 or more can be run on other days by arrangement.
  • Please note that due to City Licensing regulations anyone under 18 years old must leave the tour before 10pm. However if it is fine weather the group can sit outside the final pub with the consent of the rest of the group and then they can stay to the end.
  • Please inform the local provider if you wish to book a meal during the tour in order to receive a discount.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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10/11/19 wrote a review Nov 2019
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Wasn't sure what to expect from the tour as I'm not from Nottingham and I have the attention span of a child but I really enjoyed it. The depth of knowledge this women has is incredible and her character was very well played. Funny and informative and loved seeing the unknown
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Kath G, Owner at Historical Pub Tour in Nottingham
Responded 14 Nov 2019
Thank you for taking the time to review the Pub Tour. I really appreciate your comments.
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michael b wrote a review Oct 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
A'n enjoyable three hours in the company of Madame P a very funny lady with lots of know how on the History of Nottingham.anybody who visits Nottingham should do this trip. Michael and Eileen Needham Market, Suffolk.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from kath G, Owner at Historical Pub Tour in Nottingham
Responded 24 Oct 2019
It was truly my absolute pleasure to escort you both around our ancient pubs, thank you for taking the time to write this review.
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Josh wrote a review Oct 2019
Oslo, Norway9 contributions1 helpful vote
Had a great time with Madame Parboiled on her historic pub tour of Nottingham. Got to learn about the Norman era caves (including a visit!), highly recommended.
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Julie Raz wrote a review Sep 2019
Bradford109 contributions41 helpful votes
We were visiting Nottingham for a few days as a group and decided to take the tour on the Sunday evening. The guide is friendly and has a good sense of humour, which makes the tour easy going and the time passed really quickly. It was a great introduction to the history of
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from kath G, Owner at Historical Pub Tour in Nottingham
Responded 16 Sep 2019
Thank you for taking the time to review the Historical Pub Tour. I am so glad you enjoyed it
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Sarah G wrote a review Aug 2019
Wales, United Kingdom45 contributions18 helpful votes
Had a great time. Madame P was fab. She seemed to know her stuff about the history of the city and I learned a lot. A great storyteller and came across like she was enjoying herself as much as we were. Only one teeny tiny thing on the critical side - as I scare easy I think
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from kath G, Owner at Historical Pub Tour in Nottingham
Responded 21 Aug 2019
Thank you for taking the time to review The Historical Pub Tour. I take on board your comments. It is so difficult to get the balance just right. I a man glad you enjoyed your evening with us and hope to see you again in the future
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KarenMabbo
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Excellent!
Had a wonderful ghost tea, beautifully hosted by madam parboiled. Didn't know what to expect but it was great - MP
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NicolaW2102
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Ghost Teas at Canalside Heritage Centre
Brilliant story telling evening with spooky, friendly atmosphere. Would do it again and definitely recommend!
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Sara W
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Painful
Sat for two hours listening to a woman talking. No audience participation, or opportunity to move at a wine and spi
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Diane S
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Ghosts of Wollaton Hall
We did this last month. Would definitely recommend it. You get to visit the hall at night whilst its closed to the
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derekgrant48
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Enlightening and entertaining.
Worth every penny! Madam Parboiled (Kath George) certainly is a walking Encyclopaedia of Historic happenings, exper
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alice186356
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Highly recommend
First time doing anything like this and I'm so glad I did, cant wait to be able to book another tour. Madame parboi
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Flyer828648
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Madame Parboiled knows her stuff!
Knowledgeable about lots of history of Nottingham, not all related to the inns we toured , and a good raconteur hap
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Abigail S
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So good!
Had such a laugh despite the freezing weather really interesting cant wait to book the gin tour, Thank you!
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Tripperb90
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Absolutely brilliant
Saw her at staveley hall in chesterfield for a ghost story tea evening The venue was amazing and the stories were b
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clareharv
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Madame Parboiled Ink at Canalside heritage
Great spooky fun, enjoyed hearing about our local ghosts and ghoulish happenings. Not sure if I'm brave enough to
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Ronelle H
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Historical pub tour
Fantastic lady. So knowledgeable. Stories and facts unlimited. How she remembers it all we dont know. Lived in Nott
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Fabian K
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Must Do in Nottingham
Really amazing historic tour, with a lady that clearly loves what she does. Very infornative, yet entertaining.
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alexisd83311
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Various
We have been on a few tours with the wonderful madam Parboiled. She is completely full of interesting local knowled
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Mandy B
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Historical tour with Madame Parboiled ink.
Definitely recommend this to anyone who who wants to do something a bit different with friends. I found it very int
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Samantha D
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No show
I booked this tour for my husband and myself as we live in Nottinghamshire and have never done anything like this b
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