Heretics and Horrors Private Tour

Explore the City of London’s Bloody Past

  • Hear about the real-life conditions in the past
  • Private Tour; you choose the date and time
  • Qualified London Guide
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90 min linear tour

Not step-free

Private walking tour

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Embark on this 90-minute private walking tour that explores the horrors of living through the Great plague, the Great Fire of London, and the Blitz.

Walking along the medieval street plan of the City of London our tour starts in 1666 during the Great Fire of London. How would people have lived during this chaotic time?

We will discuss how Bloody Mary earned her name, was she as bad or worse than her father Henry VIII? and why did people fear her?
Were body snatchers a necessity? Did Sherlock Holmes really jump?

Learn how to avoid prison after killing your mother.

Accompanied by a professional guide, learn about the history of this area as you snap memorable photos.

Your Guide: Hazel Baker / Susan Baker