Insider London’s History of Drinking and Pubs Tour will have you raising your glass to this city’s historical pubs treasures and its famous drinking culture. Whether you are visiting London for the first time or you’re a local who enjoys discovering its hidden gems, our experienced tour guides will help you uncover the history of the English pub.
From the traditional alehouse to the city taverns, learn the history behind traditional ale and why English people love this drink so much! Travel through London’s drinking history in two hours, learn about medieval brewing techniques and the inventive - and sometimes disgusting - ingredients that were once used.
On this tour you will:
The London pub is a great place to learn about one of England’s oldest drinking establishments but also have an opportunity to discover the history of the capital. The History of Drinking and Pubs Tour will leave you thirsty for much more!
Where do we meet?
North side entrance of Blackfriars Station
How long is the Tour?
Approximately two hoursPrice:
Senior (60+): £15
When does the Tour run?
The Tour runs weekly on Friday, Saturday and UK Bank Holidays. The History of Drinking and Pubs Tour may also be booked as a private tour at a time suitable for you and your party, please send us an email to make an enquiry.
Where does the Tour finish?
Near to Blackfriars Station.
The History of Drinking and Pubs Tour visits several pubs, therefore only available to guests who are 18 and over. At each pub a drink will be suggested for you to enjoy, however this is not included in the price of the ticket. To stay within the allotted tour time we also suggest a half-pint rule, though this is up to your own judgement!
Please book your place on the tour by clicking the book bow button below. If you wish to book a tour that starts in next 24 hours please call before making a booking.