Old Blues (CHOBA)

Old Blue Tours

Dates for upcoming tours

Due to the current situation surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic and keeping in line with government guidelines and social distancing requirements, we are currently not taking bookings for any further tours this year.  

Dates for 2021 will be advertised towards the end of the summer, so please do check back.


Old Blue Tours – An opportunity to visit Christ’s Hospital

Old Blue Tours are a regular opportunity for Old Blues and up to three guests to visit the CH site during term time. You will have the chance to watch band parade, take tea in Dining Hall, visit the CH museum and have a site walk with access to a selection of buildings whilst accompanied by current pupils.

Tour Itinerary

1pm to 1.15pm Arrive

1.25pm Band Parade (weather permitting)

1.30pm Museum visit

2.30pm Tea or coffee, sandwiches and cakes on the Dais in Dining Hall

3.15pm Site walk with current pupils (incl visits to Chapel, Theatre, Big School*)

Depart by 4.15pm

Booking a tour

You can book a place for one of our tours online by clicking on the date you would like to visit below.  You can also book via the CHOBA office by calling 01403 247619 with your card details. Tours will run with a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 20 people. Once you have booked your place we will send you confirmation along with further details for the day.


T’s and C’s

  • *Buildings visited during the tour will be dependent on timetabled exams and activities.
  • Tours will require a minimum of 4 guests to run.
  • We will be unable to refund any cancellations made within 7 days of the event.
  • Band parade may be cancelled due to wet weather and we apologise for any disappointment that this may cause.
  • Bookings are limited to 4 people.
  • Photographs are permitted to be taken for private use, however please refrain from photographing individual pupils. Professional standard photography is prohibited without prior approval.
  • Further information can be found on our OB Tours FAQ sheet

Closing dates for tours will be 7 days prior to the tour date.