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Leeds Heritage Waterfront Audio Tour & Quiz Challenge

A fun and informative audio tour and quiz challenge, exploring the rich history of Leeds’ waterfront.


Smart Device Required







Quiz Challenge

Accessible  Route Option


Family Friendly


Venue Discounts

Fauna growing on a canal lock by Granary Wharf in Leeds, on a sunny summer day


The waterfront in Leeds City Centre has a rich, interesting, and sometimes amusing history! This audio tour explores this in detail, with narration by local expert Mike. The tour begins outside Marshalls Mill in the old industrial heartland of Leeds, meanders along the river and canal side, and finishes by Leeds Minster. Take in stories of great architecture and people, as well as strange tales of ghostly happenings and witchcraft.

Stops include additional galleries to look at old maps and images of the area and there are some optional multiple-choice quiz questions throughout the tour needing you to explore stops more closely to find the answers. Register for the quiz leaderboard to see how you compare against other.

Once a ticket has been bought or a code redeemed, you can re-visit this map anytime until your pass expires. To participate on this tour, a smart phone or tablet is required. For full functionality, once installed please allow the app to use your location on the smart device.

This is a family-friendly tour with an accessible route option included and has something for everyone to enjoy. If you plan to complete this tour in one attempt, please allow for 2.5 hours.

Venue Discounts

Holders of active tour tickets can enjoy discounts in the following venues:

Lamb and Flag - 15% discount

Adelphi - 10% discount on drinks

Cross Keys - 10% discount on drinks

Whitelock's Ale House - 20% discount on drinks

Flamingos Coffee House - 10% discount

Cafe Yum Yum - 10% discount


Single ticket


Group ticket (up to four devices)


Once purchased, redemption code(s) and instructions will be emailed to you within two working days. For instant access, continue reading. Once a code is activated, the tour will be available in the app for 48 hours.

Instant Access

For instant access, use the links below to download the Navicup app. Then, and search 'Leeds Heritage Waterfront Audio Tour' and single tickets can be purchased there for instant tour access.

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