Can tourists visit Lords Cricket Ground?
A tour of Lord’s is not only a must for all cricket lovers, but for anyone looking for the quintessentially English experience. Come to Lord’s and enjoy a real tradition. Please contact the Tours Office on +44 (0) 207 616 8595 or email [email protected] for bookings and inquiries.
How long is the Lord’s cricket tour?
around 1 hour and 40 minutes
Hi David, the tour of Lord’s lasts around 1 hour and 40 minutes – give or take. They are fairly bang on with timing so make sure you are there a little early as the tour will start without you and you’ll have to catch up.
Who plays at Lords Cricketground?
Named after its founder, Thomas Lord, it is owned by Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and is the home of Middlesex County Cricket Club, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), the European Cricket Council (ECC) and, until August 2005, the International Cricket Council (ICC).
Why is Lords home of cricket?
Known as the ‘home of cricket’, Lord’s is the most famous cricket ground in the world. It was built in 1814 and named after Thomas Lord, the owner of Marylebone Cricket Club (the body that controls the laws of cricket) at the time.
Which is the smallest cricket ground in England?
Eden Park is the smallest cricket ground in England which has a capacity of around 50,000 people but has small playing ground.
Which is the smallest cricket ground in world?
As mentioned above, Eden Park in New Zealand is widely considered as the smallest international cricket stadium in the world….List of Smallest Cricket Stadiums by Boundary Length.
|Stadium Name||Eden Park, Auckland|
|Size (in meters)||55|
Why a tour of Lord’s?
A TOUR OF LORD’S GIVES YOU AN OPPORTUNITY TO GO BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE ‘HOME OF CRICKET’, AND TO EXPERIENCE SOME OF THE MOST INSPIRING VIEWS IN SPORT.
What is Lord’s Cricket Ground?
Lord’s is the most famous cricket Ground in the world, steeped in over 200 years of history and tradition. What will I see? A TOUR OF LORD’S GIVES YOU AN OPPORTUNITY TO GO BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE ‘HOME OF CRICKET’, AND TO EXPERIENCE SOME OF THE MOST INSPIRING VIEWS IN SPORT.
How much does it cost to go to Lord’s?
The Tour and lunch together will take approximately three hours and this exclusive view of the inner world of Lord’s is priced at £110 for adults and £60 for children (under-12s). Regarded amongst the players as one of the highlights of playing at Lord’s, make sure you don’t miss out on this special experience.
How do I buy a gift voucher for a Lord’s tour experience?
Gift Vouchers can be bought online for any of our Lord’s Tour Experiences making them the perfect gift for a loved one. Vouchers are valid for two years from the date of purchase. Click here to find out more. Please note: Lord’s is a working ground.