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Stow Town Walks

| The Stocks, Stocks Green, The Square, Stow-on-the-Wold, England
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Fascinating walk

A great way to understand the history and layout of this wonderful Cotswold town. The guides were... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Paul B
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Great way to get to understand the history of Stow in a shorty time

My wife and I did this tour in early July 2018 and found it extremely informative and relaxed way... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peter M
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Pokolbin, Australia
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Every Sunday morning at 10:30am (4th March 2018 through to 30th September 2018). Starting at the stocks in the Square. 90-minute walk around central Stow. Places are limited so to avoid disappointment please pre-book via the Visitor Information Centre.
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| The Stocks, Stocks Green, The Square, Stow-on-the-Wold, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A great way to understand the history and layout of this wonderful Cotswold town. The guides were very informative and took us places we would never have discovered on our own. A great way to spend a Sunday morning, a relaxing stroll whilst listening to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I did this tour in early July 2018 and found it extremely informative and relaxed way to get to know something about Stow. The guides Rachel and Nigel were excellent and showed enthusiasm and knowledge of the subject. I would certainly recommend...More

Thank Peter M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been fortunate to enjoy many weekends in Stow and learned some of it's intriguing history. However, the amount of new and interesting information provided by Rachael and Nigel of the Civic Society was surprising and most welcome, and we will be passing on much...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018

Stow on the Wold is a lovely market town in the Cotswolds. The walking tour is a relaxed way to find out about the history of the building and villagers who have lived and moulded the village to what it is today. Rachel and Nigel...More

Thank RandJS
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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Rachel gave the tour and husband Nigel assisted. Rachel had a mic/speaker which really helped when traffic got noisy. 90 minutes and 9 stops. Just right. She knows enough and is enthusiastic enough to make it very interesting. We could interrupt and ask questions. Gave...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Although knowing Stow very well I was amazed at the information that was given to us by the excellent volunteer guides. Stow has such a wealth of old buildings but one knows so little about their history. Our guides were extremely knowledgable, friendly and keen...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2018

In Australia students learn all about how sheep can make you rich and we learned all about Stow’s similar rise today. We learned about the walk from the signs around town which warned we should pre-book at the Information Centre. We needn’t have worried as...More

Thank Leon W
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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

We joined the guided walk as my partner likes that kind of thing and the Stow Town Walk is one of hhe better ones that is changing my mind about them. We started off one cold, damp Sunday but still had a really informative and...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

Joined the tour after picking up a leaflet at Bouton House gardens. Tour guide Jeni was very informative and friendly. Everyone enjoyed seeing and hearing about Stow through the ages.

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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting and informative. Guide was friendly and welcoming. Walks need to be better advertised in shops, hotels and restaurants. We only found out about it because we visited the tourist information office.More

Thank Chris G
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Wibs42, Manager at Stow Town Walks, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2018

Thanks for your review. Yes I know, publicity is a problem. We have delivered leaflets and posters to all the hotels and B&Bs in Stow plus given out posters to the shops that put them in their windows but we’ll go round again over the...More

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