Here is a map of the town centre.  You may also download a copy as a pdf.

Map of Bishop's Stortford Town Centre
You can also download a copy of the visitors guide  below.

Interested in local history and exploring Bishop’s Stortford town centre? You can also download Bishop's Stortford town trails below.

Trail 1 - Historical Architecture - Duration approximately 40 minutes. Reflecting England’s growing wealth: Medieval, Georgian and Victorian buildings in the old town centre.

Trail 2 - Castle Mound - Duration approximately 50 minutes. Growing travel and commerce: The Norman castle mound, coaching inns, maltings and Stort navigation. For this route visit the Tourist Information Centre and ask for the key to the castle mound.

Trail 3 - Shopping and Entertainment - Duration approximately 60 minutes. Shopping and entertainment: How the 20th Century has replaced Victorian and earlier expansion away from the old town centre.

Trail 4 - The River Stort - Duration approximately 55 minutes. The river Stort navigation, first opened in 1769, brought considerable prosperity to Bishop’s Stortford; barges traded for brewers in London, returning with timber and coal.




Bishops Stortford visitors guide (PDF) 2.08 MB

Bishops Stortford B.S Town Trail 1 (PDF) 4.73 MB

Bishops Stortford B.S Town Trail 2 (PDF) 3.67 MB

Bishops Stortford B.S Town Trail 3 (PDF) 2.92 MB

Bishops Stortford B.S Town Trail 4 (PDF) 3.67 MB