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BAG walking tour, including God's House Tower & The Dancing Man Brewery
Mon 3 October 2016, 13:30 – 17:00 BST
Buildings Archaeology Group committee are holding a walking tour from Bar Gate past the City Walls (the longest stretches of medieval city walls surviving in the country) with a tour of God's House Tower, taking in St Julien's Church; plus a tour of The Dancing Man Brewery that was previously The Wool House.
For more information about the various points of interest please follow the links below:
Bar Gate - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bargate
God's House Tower - http://bit.ly/2coPTUN and http://bit.ly/2cHUkqc
St Julien's Church - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Church_of_St._Julien,_Southampton
Dancing Man Brewery - http://www.dancingmanbrewery.co.uk/wool-house-history/
13.30 Meet at Southampton Bar Gate and view recent external conservation. Walk via city walls to God’s House Tower
14.00 Gods’ House Tower tour - Kevin White, Southampton City Council Historic Environment Group Leader will outline the past and future uses of the historic building
15.00 Proceed to the medieval Wool House past St Julien’s Church (access to be confirmed).
16:00 Wool House tour - Kevin will explain its history and its conversion to a micro-brewery (tour of the brewery to be confirmed) and of course a chance to purchase the products!