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 Treasure Hunts and offer the Night Bus Tour of London's famous sites. Let's get together and have some fun discovering London in the most healthy way, by walking its fascinating streets and sights.

Upcoming events (5)

The Jack The Ripper Expert Guided Tour

Aldgate Tube Station

£8.00

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 Ripper expert Jenny as featured in the video. This tour at £8 is 33% off for Meetup members, usual price is £12. 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 will 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 reach a big number because it will still be great fun and you will meet some new people. The tour finishes at 9.30 pm back outside Aldgate station. This meet up and walk is gonna be great!! 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 13s 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.)

The Jack The Ripper Expert Guided Tour

Aldgate Tube Station

£8.00

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 Ripper expert Jenny as featured in the video. This tour at £8 is 33% off for Meetup members, usual price is £12. 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 will 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 reach a big number because it will still be great fun and you will meet some new people. The tour finishes at 9.30 pm back outside Aldgate station. This meet up and walk is gonna be great!! 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 13s 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.)

The Blood & Tears Walk: London's Horror Tour

Barbican Tube Station

£12.00

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=515MN7s8cqQ The Blood and Tears Walk-:London's Horrible Past Please allow a few extra minutes traveling time to Barbican tube station because Declan starts the tour at 7 pm sharp and cannot wait for late arrivals. Thank you. This brilliant and scary walking tour is £12 to join, under 16s must be accompanied by an adult and under 12s are not permitted on the tour due to the gruesome topics covered. (This tour will run even if only a small number of Meetup members join it because Declan our expert tour guide will also have some other walkers on the tour who like you are fascinated by his gripping stories and the grisly sites visited of London's ugly and terrifying past ) This is a rave-reviewed 2 hour London walking tour covering many aspects of the dark side of London’s history. The tour covers Jack the Ripper and other London Serial Killers, as well as Grave Robbers, Execution Sites, Conspiracy Theories, Secret Tunnels and much more. You will also stand at the execution site of "Braveheart", William Wallace. This tour is not for the faint-hearted. Be afraid, be very afraid!! Your guide Declan McHugh is a former professional actor and a researcher and writer whose ‘Bloody London’ book has sold thousands of copies. Declan knows how to work with an audience to provide tension, chills and thrills...... and some humour too! Take the "Blood and Tears" walk, if you dare! The tour last two hours and finishes next to Holborn underground station as well as just across the road from the historic Princess Louise pub (a former Gin Palace), and an ideal spot to calm yourself from the horrors of this brilliant and captivating tour! (Please take care crossing the roads and look after your valuables. Declan will of course use his experience to guide you all around as safely as he can. London Walking Tours, London Premier Walking Tours and Secret Walks cannot accept any liability for any personal injury or loss as a direct or indirect result of taking the tour.)

The Shakespeare In The City Walk, expert led walking tour

Blackfriars tube station

£12.00

Join Shakespeare expert, and professional actor Declan as he guides you on a leisurely stroll around the locations of the life and times and creative genius of the world's finest ever writer, William Shakespeare. Declan makes a very prompt start at 11 am so please allow a few extra minutes for any possible travel delays. The tour runs even if only a few Meetup members have RSVPed, as there will be guests from other channels on it. Tour Highlights: * Visit the only two exact locations in London of Shakespeare houses. * See the practically unknown hidden monument created from one of Shakespeare's best-known speeches. * Go to the site of the Blackfriars Theatre, the lost sister theatre to the Globe. * See the spot where we believe Othello, King Lear and Macbeth were written. * Discover what Shakespeare was like as a man, including his complicated and tangled personal life. * Visit Church locations Shakespeare knew. * Hear some sublime Shakespeare speeches by professional actor Declan using Shakespeare's own immortal words. This is a unique feature of the tour that people especially love. (Please note that this tour does not visit the Globe Theatre. Also please note that Declan believes Shakespeare wrote the plays and does not believe the conspiracy theories that somebody else wrote them.) (Please take care crossing the roads and look after your valuables. Declan will of course use his experience to guide you all around as safely as he can. London Walking Tours, London Premier Walking Tours and Secret Walks cannot accept any liability for any personal injury or loss as a direct or indirect result of taking the tour.) The tour finishes outside Barbican tube station.

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The Jack The Ripper Expert Guided Tour

Aldgate Tube Station

£6.00

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