Explore the history behind Derby’s Largest & Oldest Coaching Inn
Take a look inside one of Derby’s most fascinating buildings. Learn about life in traditional coaching inns and the varied history of The Old Bell Hotel which spans more than 350 years.
We’ll take you back through time to show you what it was like in 17-1800’s Britain. See how The Old Bell played a central role in Derby as a coaching inn, hotel, court room, jail and so much more. We’ll show you the historic features of the buildings and how it has changed over the years. See the network of cellars beneath the building that lead to different parts of the city and see inside some of the original hotel rooms of this 17th century coaching inn.
The Historical Tour lasts approximately 1 hour and includes tea and cake in the Tavern Bar following the tour. Each tour is limited to 30 people. If you have any questions or would like to know more give us a call on 01332 723090.
Date: Sunday 24th September
Time: 15:00 until 16:00