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History WalksExplore Lyme's history in small groups with local expert Chris Lovejoy.

Take a journey through the unique and colourful history of Lyme Regis, in the company of professional guide Chris Lovejoy.  Hear amazing stories of buccaneers, smugglers and rebels, as well as famous residents or visitors of local and national renown.Chris Lovejoy Discover how people lived and the town developed through the centuries.
The walk is on fairly level ground through the town centre starting from the Marine Theatre and ending at the sea front, lasting one and a half hours.

Prices and Booking

Your Lyme History Walks ticket will give you FREE access to the museum where you will be able to view original artefacts and displays of  events mentioned in the walk, as well as its famous paleantology collection

Cost £7 adults, children half price.

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Full payment is needed at time of booking so please have your card details ready when you phone 01297 443370

Alternatively, UK residents may send a cheque for the full amount made payable to 'Lyme Regis Museum' to arrive at least 48 hours before the day of the walk. It is, of course, possible to make bookings in person at the Museum.

No refunds will be possible for bookings cancelled less than 48 hours before the day of the walk.

If, for any reason, the walk has to be cancelled by us then full refunds will be given.

Current Lyme History Walks Timetable

October

  • Saturday 4 October 11am
  • Monday 6 October 11am
  • Saturday 11 October 11am
  • Monday 13 October 11am
  • Saturday 18 October 11am
  • Monday 20 October 11am
  • Saturday 25 October 11am
  • Monday 27 October 11am

Over the winter we do not have any scheduled walks. However, we can arrange history walks around Lyme for groups. Please contact the Museum with prospective numbers and potential dates and we will try to oblige.