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Curious About Sheffield

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Sheffield's grand town hall on Curious About Sheffield trail

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Curious About Sheffield gives an entertaining glimpse into what makes this fascinating Yorkshire city what it is today.

Resident or just visiting you'll spot things you wouldn't have otherwise noticed, and be constantly surprised by this famous Yorkshire city.

Walk 1: Victoria Quays to Peace Gardens

This walk takes you from the picturesque port of Victoria Quays at the end of the Sheffield canal, to vibrant gardens in the heart of the city: a living celebration of world peace. In between you'll walk beside Sheffield's Supertrams, circle its unusual cathedral and a Georgian Square from Paradise, pass an imposing Town Hall, the celebrated Crucible Theatre and the wonderful Winter Gardens. Something for everyone!

Peace Gardens to Monument Grounds

Passing the Town Hall this walk takes you first to the City Hall, a contemporary venue for special events. Descend now down the ‘gold route' to Sheffield station, past modern university buildings sporting modern poetry, and a Cutting Edge water feature. Traverse the station and the Supertram tracks to ascend a hill with an unusual amphitheatre, ending at enchanting gardens with stunning views over most of Sheffield.

Have fun and stay curious...

Opening hours

Walks are self guided, so can be done whenever you like and in your own time!



Starts at Victoria Quays,
South Yorkshire,
S2 5SU,

Phone number

0115 9502151


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