When we operate
12 noon, 2pm, 4pm*
7 days a week, right through the year
*Check booking calander for any exclusions
Each tour approx 1hr 30mins
Private tours available – subject to availability
“The Metropolis of the Kingdom of Darkness”
Showcasing 1000 years of St Andrews remarkable history, these informative and popular guided walking tours explore the historic quarters of St Andrews.
On the tour you will hear about the unusual, the surprising and the intriguing alongside exclusive forgotten historical details you will not find elsewhere.
The information for the tours span five decades of research by Richard Falconer, who as author and researcher of local history, will be your guide for your tour.
St Andrews has one of the most extraordinary and chequered histories to be found anywhere. Over the centuries it has seen everything in abundance, the merciful to the barbaric, the spiritual to the fanatical. St Andrews was the greatest seat of Catholic power outside Rome in Europe. It boasts Scotland’s oldest University and is known as the Home of Golf.
Welcome to St Andrews!