Tours throughout the year

Red Coat Guided Tours, Exeter

Operating throughout the year except Christmas Day and Boxing Day, their free guided walking tours are the perfect way to explore Exeter.

No booking is required, simply choose a tour, meet your Red Coat Guide and spend 90 minutes discovering Exeter.

Tour Programme

Tours depart from the West Front of Exeter Cathedral for city centre tours and Custom House for Canal Trip and Exeter's Historic Quayside tours.

Tours include:

Canal Trip
Cathedral to Quay 
Cathedral Close & Bishop's Palace Garden
Churches, Cemeteries & The Catacomb
Georgian Exeter 
Exeter Blitz
Exeter Old & New
Exeter's City Wall
Exeter's Historic Quayside
Forgotten Exeter & 21 The Mint
Forgotten Exeter & Tuckers Hall
Ghosts and Legends
Halloween Tour
Introducing Exeter
Medieval Exeter
Murder and Mayhem 
Red Coat Mystery Tour
The Woollen Cloth Trade

For more information on the tours, full programme and timings, please visit Exeter City Council website:

Red Coat Guided Tours

Red Coat Guided Tours - Summer 2018 tour timetable

Red Coat Guided Tours - Winter 2018/19 tour timetable

(The tours may contain steps, slopes and steep or rough ground, however the Red Coat Guides will do all they can to make tours accessible to all so please speak to your guide before the tour about the suitability for your individual needs.

Please note guided tours may be subject to cancellation without notice.)

Tour Photo by RCG s (c) Max