Follow in the footsteps on legendary cricketers on a behind the scenes 1.5-hour tour of Lords Cricket Ground. With a knowledgeable guide, explore the prestigious venue declared the ‘home of cricket’ by many sports enthusiasts. Gain fascinating insight into the history of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), owners of Lords; gaze at the perfectly manicured pitch from seats usually reserved for England players in the Pavilion; and browse intriguing exhibits in the MCC Museum for further insight into cricket’s past.
1.5-hour walking tour around the world-class Lord’s Cricket Ground
Learn about Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and its history at the grounds
Explore the Pavilion and sit on the seats normally reserved for England players
Follow in the footsteps of cricketing legends while walking though the Long Room
See the Ashes Urn, cricket’s most famous icon, in the MCC Museum
Admire the award-winning architecture of the Lords Media Centre
Make your own way to the prestigious Lord’s Cricket Club and meet your expert guide outside of the undisputed ‘home of cricket’. Commence your cricket-themed tour with a stroll around the ground’s of the Pavilion, a picturesque Grade II-listed building usually reserved for members of the MCC.
Next, follow in the footsteps of cricketing legends as you walk through the Long Room and imagine the nervous energy of players waiting to begin an important test match. Take a seat in the honors board, seats reserved for England players, and allow your guide to share entertaining cricket anecdotes as you wander to the MCC Museum, an exhibition space that speaks eloquently of the ground’s history.
See the iconic Ashes Urn earned in 1883 and hear of how recognizable phrases like ‘bringing home the ashes’ were coined. Conclude your tour with a visit to J. P. Morgan’s Media Centre, a futuristic hub in which Sky Sports presenters broadcast from.
Bid your knowledgeable guide farewell at the end of your tour.