London's Grime & Punishment Tour

London's Grime & Punishment Tour
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$20.08
Duration: 90 minutes
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Description

Come on a journey into London's raucous and perilous past, when fun came at a deadly cost, and the dead had the most fun.

On this sleazy and spirited 1.5 hour walking tour, you'll hear of London's strangest disaster, the club which dined with coffins on their tables, and the stories of executions and master criminals.

Stepping through the heart of the West End, passing theatres, street performers and gorgeous architecture this tour will leave you happy to be alive in twenty first century London, but secretly wishing you were here a few hundred years before!

The tour starts from outside the Dominion Theatre near Tottenham Court Road underground station at 1.30pm Your guide will be wearing a blue shirt or coat and carrying a Fun London Tours flag.

You will then walk through the alleyways and side roads which weave their way through the West End of London, past old churches and into the heart of Covent Garden. You will visit the famous Seven Dials, historical theatres like the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, the imposing Freemason's Hall, and finish the tour at the grandiose Somerset House, so beautiful it has been used as a frequent film location.

The focus will be on the gruesome and astonishing past but please note this is not a ghost tour.

Come on a journey into London's raucous and perilous past, when fun came at a deadly cost, and the dead had the most fun.

On this sleazy and spirited 1.5 hour walking tour, you'll hear of London's strangest disaster, the club which dined with coffins on their tables, and the stories of executions and master criminals.

Stepping through the heart of the West End, passing theatres, street performers and gorgeous architecture this tour will leave you happy to be alive in twenty first century London, but secretly wishing you were here a few hundred years before!