Financial London Walk
Embark on a fascinating journey through the City of London, the heart of Europe’s financial capital, with a qualified City of London guide. Explore the rich history, architecture, and vibrant markets that have shaped London’s financial landscape over centuries. Discover the stories behind the people who made and lost their fortunes, and how their decisions contributed to London’s rise as a global financial hub.
- Explore narrow alleyways & world-class architecture
- Learn how money was made and lost
- Qualified City of London guide
Book with confidence:
- Explore the hidden gems of the City of London’s narrow alleyways and marvel at world-class architectural masterpieces
- Learn about the historical roots of the financial markets, including equities, bonds, commodities, and insurance, and how they continue to play a crucial role in the UK’s economy
- Hear captivating stories of fortunes made and lost, and how these individuals influenced London’s financial landscape
- Walk through the financial district, visiting iconic landmarks such as the Bank of England, the Royal Exchange, and the London Stock Exchange.
See the Bank of England, where you’ll learn about its history and its role in maintaining monetary stability in the UK.
Enjoy the symbolic splendour of the Royal Exchange, an opulent building that once housed a commodities market and now serves as a luxury shopping destination. Discover the history of the site and its role in the development of London’s trade. Learn about the importance of equities and bonds in the global economy, and how the market has evolved over the years.
Wander through the narrow alleyways that were once the sites of secret deals, and learn about the cunning financial strategies that helped propel London to economic dominance.
Discover Lloyd’s of London, the iconic insurance market, and delve into its fascinating history and its ongoing importance in the world of global risk management.
Wonder at the modern skyscrapers of the financial district, where your guide will discuss the future of London’s financial landscape and the challenges it faces in an ever-changing world.
Book your Financial London Guided Walk today, and gain unparalleled insight into the world of finance, trade, and the history that has shaped the City of London into the economic powerhouse it is today.
- Start: St Mary Axe
- End: Bank Station
- Suitable for 14ys+