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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 £8 adults, children half price.

Please contact us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are planning a trip to Lyme and would like to know about availability on our walks.

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

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.

2015 Timetable

March

  • Saturday 7th 11.00am
  • Saturday 14th 11.00am
  • Saturday 21st 11.00am
  • Saturday 28th 11.00am

April

  • Wednesday 1st 11.00am
  • Saturday 4th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 8th 11.00am
  • Saturday 11th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 15th 11.00am
  • Saturday 18th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 22nd 11.00am
  • Saturday 25th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 29th 11.00am

May

  • Saturday 2nd 11.00am
  • Wednesday 6th 11.00am
  • Saturday 9th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 13th 11.00am
  • Saturday 18th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 20th 11.00am
  • Saturday 23rd 11.00am
  • Wednesday 27th 11.00am
  • Saturday 30th 11.00am

June

  • Monday 1st 11.00am
  • Wednesday 3rd 11.00am
  • Saturday 6th 11.00am
  • Monday 8th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 10th 11.00am
  • Saturday 13th 11.00am
  • Monday 15th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 17th 11.00am
  • Saturday 20th 11.00am
  • Monday 22nd 11.00am
  • Wednesday 24th 11.00am
  • Saturday 27th 11.00am
  • Monday 29th 11.00am 

July

  • Wednesday 1st 11.00am
  • Saturday 4th 11.00am
  • Monday 6th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 8th 11.00am
  • Saturday 11th 11.00am
  • Monday 13th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 15th 11.00am
  • Saturday 18th 11.00am
  • Monday 20th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 22nd 11.00am
  • Saturday 25th 11.00am
  • Monday 27th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 29th 11.00am

August

  • Saturday 1st 11.00am
  • Monday 3rd 11.00am
  • Wednesday 5th 11.00am
  • Saturday 8th 11.00am
  • Monday 10th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 12th 11.00am
  • Saturday 15th 11.00am
  • Monday 17th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 19th 11.00am
  • Saturday 22nd 11.00am
  • Monday 24th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 26th 11.00am
  • Saturday 29th 11.00am
  • Monday 31st 11.00am

September

  • Wednesday 2nd 11.00am
  • Saturday 5th 11.00am
  • Monday 7th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 9th 11.00am
  • Saturday 12th 11.00am
  • Monday 14th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 16th 11.00am
  • Saturday 19th 11.00am
  • Monday 21st 11.00am
  • Wednesday 23rd 11.00am
  • Saturday 26th 11.00am
  • Monday 28th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 30th 11.00am

October

  • Saturday 3rd 11.00am
  • Monday 5th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 7th 11.00am
  • Saturday 10th 11.00am
  • Monday 12th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 14th 11.00am
  • Saturday 17th 11.00am
  • Monday 19th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 21st 11.00am
  • Saturday 24th 11.00am
  • Monday 26th 11.00am
  • Wednesday 28th 11.00am
  • Saturday 31st 11.00am