The days are getting colder and evening is creeping in earlier, but there is still much to be found in London town! The history of London is riddled with death and debauchery, and such topics have always caught the interest of Londoners and visitors alike. On Insider London’s Death and Debauchery Tour, you will hear stories of famous murders, executions, ghostly happenings and lecherous coffeehouses whilst walking through atmospheric streets and popping into historical pub treasures for a bit of warmth.
Left aghast we are with thoughts of crowds pushing and shoving to see a ‘good hanging’ and yet here you are in search of a tour with such tales! We will even visit a pub jewel which stands on the site where the condemned would enjoy their last drink. Look no further, for The Death and Debauchery Tour will bring back to life the hard streets of London and the despicable lengths people would go to just to see another day.
On this tour you will:
The Death and Debauchery Tour is a ‘Winter Warmer’, a walking tour which spends half the time in the streets and the other half in atmospheric pubs. Your Insider guide will open your eyes to the horrors that once engulfed the city, covering the horrid, grotesque, provocative and sometimes laughable stories of London’s most well-known streets. Escaping the wintry chill, treat yourself to a nice ale in some of London’s historic pubs as we make our way through the centuries.
Where do we meet?
Outside of Dominion Theatre, opposite to Tottenham Court Road tube station.
How long is the tour?
Approximately two hours
When does the tour run?
The tour runs weekly: November – March 5pm Friday, April – October 5pm Friday and Saturday.
The Death and Debauchery 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 the enquiry: firstname.lastname@example.org
Where does the tour finish?
Near Holborn Tube Station