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Discover London's Gruesome History

Discover London's Gruesome History

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
Paused through April 3rd. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.

About your hosts

Hi, we're Dominic, Matt, Tom, Anna, Benny and Amy! Dominic, Matt, Tom, Anna, and Benny (your guides) are a collective of London-based creatives with a passion for grisly history. They are all experienced and incredibly well-reviewed tour guides with a great knowledge of London and a unique wealth of personal knowledge on London's dark and grisly history. Amy is's Creative Producer and…

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What we’ll do

Want to see a side to London that will give you goosebumps? The REAL London... a city of serial killers, murder, disease, and crime, buried in dusty textbooks but rarely spoken about? Then forget about your trip to the Tower of London or your Jack the Ripper tour. What you need is London's Gruesome History. Our tour begins at the world-famous London Bridge, a site of cold-blooded murder and…

What to bring

Comfy walking shoes
An umbrella (depending on the weather)

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Where you'll be

No gruesome history tour is complete without a visit to London Bridge, The Monument, the Tower of London. But to really discover London's grisly past, you need to get off the beaten track and into London's shadowy corners and dimly-lit backstreets. From the City of London to Aldgate and Whietchapel, we will visit mass graves, murder scenes, haunted pubs, and little-known sites so creepy they'll make you shiver.

This experience is available starting April 04, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused through Friday, April 3rd due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

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Guest requirements

Up to 12 guests ages 16 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. *This tour is 100% step free. *The terrain is mostly level with some occasional slopes and cobbled surfaces (particularly around the Tower of London)…

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Discover London's Gruesome History
429 reviews
From $20/person
429 reviews
From $20/person