What we're about

This is a group for anyone visiting London or living in London who wants to enjoy London's amazing scenery, culture and history on a group walking tour that is interesting, fun, exciting and entertaining. London Walking Tours Meetup group will be organising some great tours at a very affordable price. We also run some amazing London Treasure Hunts. Let's get together and have some fun discovering London in the most healthy way, by walking its fascinating streets and sights.

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The Jack The Ripper Expert Guided Tour

Aldgate Tube Station

£12.00

WARNING: THE JACK THE RIPPER VIDEO BELOW HAS FLASHING IMAGES AT 35 to 45 SECONDS IN IT.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Ec0SuDGbRc

Your guide for the tour is Jack The Ripper expert, raconteur and historian Paul, of London Mystery Walks.

The full Jack The Ripper story including the Whitechapel and Spitalfields murders and murder locations. World famous pubs that The Ripper and his victims drank in. Follow the sequence of murders, the investigation and the victims' stories. Learn about the suspects and use your own detective skills to solve the crimes as we take you through a journey into the depths of London's East End.

(This tour will run even if there are only a small number of Meetup members booked on it as there may be some people also on it who have booked through other channels.) Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Don't be afraid..... the Ripper only strikes when you are alone! There is safety in numbers but a murder scene is always around the corner.

Paul will use his expertise of the Ripper to give you a full commentary of the murders and of the extreme poverty and deprivation that was a backdrop to the vicious crimes of the world's most infamous serial killer.

You also see multiple crime scene and mortuary photographs during the tour which will enhance your experience.

This walk is informative, entertaining, chilling and scary, a great walking experience as well as an excellent social event.

The tour starts outside London's Aldgate underground station at 7 pm.
(Please note, NOT Aldgate East which is a different station)

We are all going to have a great time and meet some new friends too. There will be some guests from other channels so please come along even if our Meetup group numbers are small because it will still be great fun and you will meet some new people.

The tour finishes at about 9 pm, back close to Aldgate station.

Please note that there are graphic and gruesome descriptions of murders on this tour, as well as original images of the victims and their injuries and mortuary photographs.

Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult and the tour is not suitable for under 14s due to the gruesome content in it.

(Please take care crossing the roads and look after your valuables. Paul
will of course use his experience to guide you all around as safely as he can. London Walking Tours, London Premier Walking Tours and London Mystery Walks cannot accept any liability for any personal injury or loss as a direct or indirect result of taking the tour.)

The Jack The Ripper Expert Guided Tour

Aldgate Tube Station

£10.00

WARNING: THE JACK THE RIPPER VIDEO BELOW HAS FLASHING IMAGES AT 35 to 45 SECONDS IN IT.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Ec0SuDGbRc

Your guide for the tour is Jack The Ripper expert Jenny, as featured in the video.

The full Jack The Ripper story including the Whitechapel and Spitalfields murders and murder locations. World famous pubs that The Ripper and his victims drank in. Follow the sequence of murders, the investigation and the victims' stories. Learn about the suspects and use your own detective skills to solve the crimes as we take you through a journey into the depths of London's East End.

(This tour will run even if there are only a small number of Meet Up members booked on it as there may be some people also on it who have booked through other channels.) Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Don't be afraid..... the Ripper only strikes when you are alone! There is safety in numbers but a murder scene is always around the corner.

Jenny will use her expertise of the Ripper to give you a full commentary of the murders and of the extreme poverty and deprivation that was a backdrop to the vicious crimes of the world's most infamous serial killer.

You also see multiple crime scene and mortuary photographs during the tour which will enhance your experience.

This walk is informative, entertaining, chilling and scary, a great walking experience as well as an excellent social event.

The tour starts outside London's Aldgate underground station at 7.30 pm.
(Please note, NOT Aldgate East which is a different station)

We are all going to have a great time and meet some new friends too. There will be some guests from other channels so please come along even if our meet up group doesn't have many RSVPs because it will still be great fun and you will meet some new people.

The tour finishes at about 9.45 pm, 6 minutes walk from Liverpool Street station and Aldgate station.

Please note that there are graphic and gruesome descriptions of murders on this tour, as well as original images of the victims and their injuries and mortuary photographs.

Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult and the tour is not suitable for under 14s due to the gruesome content in it.

(Please take care crossing the roads and look after your valuables. Jenny
will of course use her experience to guide you all around as safely as she can. London Walking Tours, London Premier Walking Tours and Jack The Ripper Walks cannot accept any liability for any personal injury or loss as a direct or indirect result of taking the tour.)

London Outdoor Treasure Hunt, £19 total cost for team of up to 4 (10 locations)

This amazing outdoor London Treasure Hunt is great fun & challenging.

See the promo video here for all locations: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sj_HxFW4Ltg

The clue setters have been building brilliant Treasure Hunts for 8 years.

Available every Saturday and Sunday, choose your own start time.
1.30 pm is just indicative on the page.

The Treasure Hunt is not hosted. Simply arrive & enjoy the experience.

* Just one ticket for only £19 covers you for up to a team of 4 people, so
it not £19 each, and therefore great value for money.
* Compete as a lone detective or in a team of 2, 3, or 4 people.
* Choose your own start time (the 1.30 pm shown is just indicative)
* 10 fascinating London areas to choose from. (see below)
* About 30 different things to solve and find on the Treasure Hunt route.
* The Treasure Hunt takes 2 to 2 1/2 hours to complete.
* See your team name & score on the monthly and yearly league tables.
* Win great London themed prizes, awarded to the top teams.

The 10 London Treasure Hunt areas to choose from are below:
(You will receive an email after you RSVP asking for your choice)

* Soho
* Covent Garden
* Baker Street
* Tower Hill
* Oxford Circus
* London Bridge
* Waterloo
* Euston
* Liverpool Street
* King's Cross

Get ready to experience the city in unique style, with a London Outdoor Treasure Hunt for up to 4 people. This fun and challenging experience lets you test your detective skills in any one of 10 areas of London of your choice. You’ll undergo a challenge of mental and physical tests, including strategy, logistics and lateral thinking. See if you have what it takes to crack the puzzles and win the treasure!

With 10 outdoor locations to choose from, your Treasure Hunt is a unique way to see exciting landmarks, the homes of world famous people, and many other fascinating things in London, with the chance to win great London-themed prizes, too. You’ll be outdoors for the duration, with no contact from opposing teams. Your clues and instructions will be emailed to you beforehand, ensuring you’re ready to explore London like never before.

After you RSVP we will email you, requesting your choice of Treasure Hunt location and your team name. We will then email you your Treasure Hunt clues the day before your Treasure Hunt.

You then have 72 hours to email us the pictures of the things you found from the clues.

We then add up your score and reply with your total points score and we attach the Monthly and Yearly League tables. Finish high up on one or both of the league tables and we post you great London themed prizes.

The Treasure Hunt is suitable for all ages, but any under 16s must be in a team including at least one of their parents, and supervised at all times.

There are various pubs, bars, cafes and restaurants on each Treasure Hunt route, with many of them also having toilet facilities.

The Jack The Ripper Expert Guided Tour

Aldgate Tube Station

£12.00

WARNING: THE JACK THE RIPPER VIDEO BELOW HAS FLASHING IMAGES AT 35 to 45 SECONDS IN IT.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Ec0SuDGbRc

Your guide for the tour is Jack The Ripper expert Jenny, as featured in the video.

The full Jack The Ripper story including the Whitechapel and Spitalfields murders and murder locations. World famous pubs that The Ripper and his victims drank in. Follow the sequence of murders, the investigation and the victims' stories. Learn about the suspects and use your own detective skills to solve the crimes as we take you through a journey into the depths of London's East End.

(This tour will run even if there are only a small number of Meet Up members booked on it as there may be some people also on it who have booked through other channels.) Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Don't be afraid..... the Ripper only strikes when you are alone! There is safety in numbers but a murder scene is always around the corner.

Jenny will use her expertise of the Ripper to give you a full commentary of the murders and of the extreme poverty and deprivation that was a backdrop to the vicious crimes of the world's most infamous serial killer.

You also see multiple crime scene and mortuary photographs during the tour which will enhance your experience.

This walk is informative, entertaining, chilling and scary, a great walking experience as well as an excellent social event.

The tour starts outside London's Aldgate underground station at 7 pm.
(Please note, NOT Aldgate East which is a different station)

We are all going to have a great time and meet some new friends too. There will be some guests from other channels so please come along even if our meet up group doesn't have many RSVPs because it will still be great fun and you will meet some new people.

The tour finishes at about 9.15 pm, 6 minutes walk from Liverpool Street station and Aldgate station.

Please note that there are graphic and gruesome descriptions of murders on this tour, as well as original images of the victims and their injuries and mortuary photographs.

Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult and the tour is not suitable for under 14s due to the gruesome content in it.

(Please take care crossing the roads and look after your valuables. Jenny
will of course use her experience to guide you all around as safely as she can. London Walking Tours, London Premier Walking Tours and Jack The Ripper Walks cannot accept any liability for any personal injury or loss as a direct or indirect result of taking the tour.)

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The Jack The Ripper Expert Guided Tour

Aldgate Tube Station

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