London’s Grime & Punishment Tour

London's Grime & Punishment 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!
* Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
* Starts: Greater London, United Kingdom
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




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!

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DD England

We will see the famous old market

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: West End, London England

Walking through the theatre district known for its shows and its ghosts!

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Seven Dials Covent Garden, London WC2 England

You will hear about the gin craze and poverty which once dominated this area.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Theatre Royal Drury Lane, Catherine Street Covent Garden, London WC2B 5JF England

Visit the oldest theatre in London (standing outside) and hear about its strange and haunted history.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Somerset House, The Strand, London WC2R 1LA England

Stand in the courtyard of London’s gorgeous building, now used for various film locations but housing a dark secret or two.

Duration: 5 minutes