London 3-Hour Historic Walking Tour: Roman Times to Present
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- Visit the Museum of London, the largest in the country
- See the remain's of London's ancient Roman walls
- Stroll down Eastcheap street, formerly the main meat market in London
- Gaze up at the almighty Monument, a tribute to the Great Fire of London
- Find out what lies beneath All Hallows-by-the-Tower; the oldest church in London
The Museum of London will be your starting point and reference, laying down the historic foundations of what is to come. Lose yourself in a world of curiosity, ancient archeological artifacts, intricate diagrams, and lifelike models, then take to the streets to follow the Roman trail.
Once outside you will be guided past the remains of Londinium’s defensive wall and city fort. Then visit magnificent Guildhall.
Proceed past the ruins of the Temple of Mithraeum, discovered in 1954, and head into the heart of the city in search of its medieval backstreets and hidden courtyards. Amble down Eastcheap street and hear the echoes of the past butchers who lined the market.
Find yourself at the foot of The Monument of the Great Fire of London, and discover where history itself has been buried at All Hallows-by-the-Tower; the oldest church in London.
Depending on the time, your tour may then continue to the Tower of London or the Lloyd’s building and Tower 42, bringing you nicely into the present day.
- Professional tour guide
- Museum of London
- Roman Mithraeum
Meet your guide in front of the Sundial located outside Tower Hill tube station, accessible by the Circle and District lines. This is a large and imposing horizontal dial in a small courtyard outside the tube station. (Open in Google Maps)
Context walks can be cancelled up to 48 hours prior to the walk with an 85% refund. Within 48 hours all reservations are final and cannot be refunded. Walks are held rain or shine with some variations to accommodate the weather. If you are running late for your meeting with our guide, we ask that you call to alert us so that we can relay the message. No shows are treated as last-minute cancellations and are non-refundable. Cancellations within 2 business days need to be made directly with our local offices by calling them directly (or on the emergency number provided). Cancellations made via email or by calling our U.S. 800 number may not be honored.
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