Hidden Histories

London's strangest tales from days gone by

Available Privately

Family Friendly Walking Tour History

• Discover London's most secretive of spots
• Visit medieval courtyards and the church that inspired the wedding cake
• Follow in the footsteps of Sweeney Todd

What Nick says
Nick Boulos is one of Britain’s leading travel writers. Read more Nick Boulos is a multi award-winning travel writer and editor and the founder of MakeMyDay. He has spent more than ten years writing for the world’s leading publications including the Sunday Times, Washington Post, National Geographic and the Guardian.

"London is full of deep, dark secrets just waiting to be uncovered - and when you get to the historic centre, there's a fascinating story hiding around every corner. Journey through medieval courtyards, atmospheric backstreets and forgotten alleyways on this captivating tour of the city's forgotten alleyways and lanes. You'll venture to where the Knights Templar worshipped, hunt for Sweeney Todd's barber shop, discover London's most incredible disused Tube station, and much more. The very definition of 'hiding in plain sight'..."

- English speaking guide
- Expert local recommendations

Other important info:

Group size: max 15.

There are several short flights of steps on this tour which cannot be avoided.

There are no audio headsets. 

This tour runs in all weathers.

Meeting point supplied upon booking.

Refunds and changes: permitted with at least 72 hours notice.

This tour is also available privately at a time and date to suit you. Please contact us: hello@makemyday.travel

Customer Reviews

"We really enjoyed this tour, as frequent visitors to London we learnt lots of interesting facts. Jess our tour guide was fab and really informative. A great way to spend 1.5hrs and a gentle stroll around the city." Steve W
Central London
1.5 hours

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