For the first time this year visitors to Light Up Cheltenham will have the opportunity to follow a free self-guided tour around the 30+ lit up famous landmarks and Regency buildings in Cheltenham.  

Click on the images below to download the PDF of the self-guided tour.  The descriptions of each of the buildings can be found here. 

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As part of the 2020 Light Up Cheltenham event where more than 30 of the town's buildings will be illuminated in colour, there will be a 35m observation wheel installed in Imperial Gardens. The wheel will be surrounded by floodlit buildings including The Queen's Hotel, The Town Hall, No. 131 The Promenade, and a terrace of ornate Regency buildings. The colour schemes will change over the three weeks and on February 14th, to celebrate Valentine’s Day, the whole town will turn red. Close by, buildings like the Municipal Offices and majestic buildings on the Promenade will also be floodlit, as will Neptune’s Fountain.

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Light up Cheltenham returns on the 1st February for a third successive year.  For three weeks 30+ of Cheltenham's landmark buildings will be brilliantly lit to show off their Regency glamour.  For the first time this year we are proud to offer guided tours around the illuminated buildings with an expert guide. Find out why the buildings are so special and listen as your guide brings to life some of the fascinating facts behind the brightly coloured facades. You can expect to out why the rich and famous including royalty, writers, poets, and entertainers, flocked to the town, and how Cheltenham fed the craze for cure-alls and new inventions plus fuelled the boom in entertainment and shopping.

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