Tour List
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07572 582198

History on your doorstep and under your feet

Our tours are all situated within Aberdeen City featuring various historical themes from prehistory to living memory.  Each walk has its own start and end points and generally last around 2 hours.  We have shorter, hour-long "Mini Tours" which are described in their own menu on the main page of this site.  Each tour description should also have a map link to the start point so you don't get lost!  If you have any questions about our tours, please have a read of the main menus first then get in touch if you are still stuck - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Looking at the history, sites and stories of Aberdeen's western border  

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Telling the trials and tribulations of the fisherfolk from early 19th century...

Follow the route of devastation which occured on 21 April 1943, Aberdeen's worst air-raid

Looking at the history, sites and stories of Aberdeen's northern border  

 Gallowgate park

The Aultoun is ancient, having its origins in the bishopric of St Machar, founded in 1130AD

A walk celebrating women’s history in the city...

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A snapshot into our huge industrial past from mills to textile factories, granite polishers to combworks

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A gentle walk through the Chanonry and Seaton Park by the River Don

Mitchells Hospital Old Aberdeen

Recalling the tales of the lost fisher villages of Torry and its earlier history as a royal burgh

The original "Murder History Tour" featuring some of the city's worst true crime stories 

Recalling the heydays of Aberdeen's many picture palaces

Follow the old road from Brig o Dee to Windmill Brae and learn its stories

Gruesome goings-on inspired by the deeds of the “burkers” of Aberdeen are shared on this city-centre route...

Aberdeen's medieval loch is long gone, but its history remains...

 

Following the path of the city’s oldest recorded street, “Vicus Fraxini” “The Way of the Ash Tree”. 

Castlegate was Aberdeen's medieval marketplace and site of public execution from 1776

 

We follow the medieval roads to the Green and the Denburn Valley..

Union Street represented the break with the medieval and the push towards a modern, accessible city.

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We celebrate the glorious architecture which was mainly down to Archibald Simpson and his successors. 

Learn about the 'Aultoun' and its buildings, from the medieval Snow Kirk and Kings College...

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Hidden Aberdeen Tours (founded 2011) is wholly owned by Dr Fiona-Jane Brown as a sole-trading operation which occasionally works with contractors.


Contact Hidden Aberdeen

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21 York Place

Footdee
Aberdeen 
AB11 5DH 

Phone: 07572 582198
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