Take a Blood and Butchery tour in Bedminster

Begins at The Rope Walk, 5 Nelson Parade, Bristol, BS3 4JA

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Bedminster Blood and Butchery Walking Tour - Visit Bristol Show of Strength

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Delve into Bedminister's gruesome history with the theatre company Show of Strength. Blood and Butchery explores the tales of murder, mystery, betrayal and bullion, visiting pubs and landmarks on the way.

Punters can expect to be regaled with the gruesome tale of John Horwood; sentenced to hang in 1821 at what is now The Steam Crane. However the fate of Horwood travels far beyond the gallows, where he met a violent and macabre end. A forgotten Victorian murder, the fate of Princess Caraboo and the mysterious disappearance of Mr Lomas will all be explored, as well as Bedminster’s extraordinary role in Britain’s biggest bullion robbery.

“consistently and magnificently superb” says @WeirdBrisol and

“as good as the best London walks" say our audiences

Times:

Dates + Times: Thursdays at 6pm

Shows begin week commencing April 12th

Meet/start: outside The Ropewalk, Nelson Parade (BS3 4JA)

Tour takes place outdoor. Ends North Street near Hen & Chicken

Possible pause half way round for outside/inside drink if group keen.

Ropewalk open if you want to eat/drink first.

Lasts: approx. 2 hours

Tickets:

Cost: £12, advance booking only

Adults only. Maximum group size 15. Social distancing must be observed with no more than six people together.

Tickets available through Stage Stubs

Private Bookings will be available from Yuup

Book Tickets

Opening Times

Thursdays at 6pm (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
The above times should be used as an indicator during the recovery phase from the global pandemic.

Please double-check details by visiting the website via the link above before you visit

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