1. United Kingdom
  2. South East England
  3. London
  4. The East End

City of London and East End: Ghosts and Execution Tour

Product ID: 120578
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Take a 1.5 hour guided walking tour covering the spooky side of London. Learn about Jack the Ripper, Sweeney Todd, The Body Snatchers, and visit some haunted pubs.
About this activity
Duration 90 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a fascinating 1.5 hour guided walking tour
  • Explore haunted locations
  • Discover famous execution sites
  • Experience this unique tour in a small group
Full description
Take an educational but spooky tour of the City of London and the East End. See some of the locations of the Ripper murders as well as a graveyard from the movie 28 Days Later. You will also discover where Sweeney Todd was said to be born.

Visit where a Plague Pitt once stood and a ditch where dogs were buried by order of the King. See a 300 year old haunted pub which is said to have spirits inside, as well as the only surviving city pub from The Great Fire of London. Hear the story of the ghost that haunts the station you will start and finish at and how she is said to have saved a mans life.

You are welcome to come in fancy dress as a Witch or a Warewolf or Harry Potter. You will even see a few sights from his movies.
Includes
  • 90-minute guided walking tour
  • Professional London tour guide
  • Some spooky and gory photographs
  • Spooky and scary stories
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation to the meeting point (zone 1)
  • Food or drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 10 years

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

8.00 PM at St Paul's tube station (exit no.2), on the Central line.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Tour is not suitable for under 10 years old
• All children must be accompanied by a paying adult
• Please note there are no toilet stops on this tour and no pub interiors will be visited
• Tour may not be suitable for people with walking problems
• Tour is suitable for wheelchair users
• Please wear comfortable walking shoes
• May not be suitable for people of a nervous disposition
• May not be suitable for people with heart problems
• No smoking or alcohol is allowed on the tour