The Tour Details
We are proud to have one of, if not THE most reputable historians of his generation, Prof. Carl Chinn MBE in charge of our tours.
Tours With Prof. Carl Chinn MBE
Meeting at The Old Crown on Deritend High Street. On arrival, you are welcome to have a drink and relax in area set aside exclusively for Peaky Tours. Prof. Carl Chinn MBE will talk you through a brief history of Birmingham and its growth into one of the world's greatest cities. With the use of images dating back to Victorian times, you will be able to see for yourself how the Real Peaky Blinders lived, worked and plied their trade!
From there, you will begin the walking tour where you will see the sights and be transported to Victorian Britain where you will hear about the rise and demise of the Real Peaky Blinders. The walking element of the tour lasts around 45 minutes to one hour (dependent on questions).
Carl will then lead you back to the Old Crown, where you will be sat in an exclusive area set aside for Peaky Tours. Here, you will handed your choice of house wine, ale or non-alcoholic drink and a typical Victorian dinner (tour choice dependent).
Once your belly and palate are contented, Prof. Carl Chinn MBE will conclude the Real Peaky Blinders story and take any questions you may have.
You will also get the chance to buy merchandise including the Prof. Carl Chinn's best-selling book.
If you ask nicely, he may even sign it for you too!!!!
We have 2 types of tour and these can be found below:
Tour conducted by Prof Carl Chinn MBE with drink and dinner:Price: £39.95
- Introduction Talk.
- Walking Tour.
- Drink (Peaky Blinder Pint / House Wine / Soft Drink).
- Dinner with an 1880's theme.
- Q&A with Professor Chinn MBE.
Tour conducted by Prof Carl Chinn MBE with drink:Price: £29.95
Coming on a tour? Read our FAQ's here
Tours are ideal for:
Socialising with friends.
Socialising with family of all generations.
Socialising with colleagues.
Tourists to the City.
"Peaky Blinders" fans.
Are you looking to arrange a group or corporate booking? If so please visit our info page here