Kathleen Dayus and other Jewellery Quarter Gems Tour
Join us for a guided tour and talk about the life and times of local author Kathleen Dayus. Discover the Jewellery Quarter as described in her memoirs of growing up on Camden Street in the early 1900s when the Pig & Tail was then known as George and the Dragon. This tour combines archive photos of the area with historic information as well as excerpts from Kathleen Dayus’ novels.
Tickets are free but limited, please book ahead. Please bring weather-appropriate footwear and clothing. The meeting point is outside the doors of The Pig & Tail pub.
This event is for Jewellery Quarter residents only. If you live outside of the Jewellery Quarter, please book onto the tour on 16 Sept.
This event is part of Birmingham Heritage Week and is brought to you by the Jewellery Quarter Townscape Heritage project, Jewellery Quarter Cemeteries project and Jewellery Quarter Business Improvement District.
Date & Time
Thurs 16 Sept | 2pm–4pm
Outside the Pig & Tail, 12-13 Albion St, B1 3ED
This tour takes place outdoors, and there are some uneven surfaces. There is on street parking nearby, as well as a multi-story car park within walking distance.