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London: Jack the Ripper Walking Tour

Product ID: 104249
Explore the legend of Jack the Ripper on a walking tour of London. Use state-of-the-art, innovative hand-held projectors to help recreate the atmosphere of Victorian London as you retrace his footsteps.
About this activity
Duration: 105 minutes
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Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel as the streets of London are brought to life in Victorian times
  • Learn the facts and conspiracies surrounding the identity of Jack of the Ripper
  • Experience London’s dark side on a spine-chilling night tour
Full description
Journey back to a time when the streets of London were shrouded in fog, dimly lit by gaslight, and when poverty and disease were rife.

Follow in the footsteps of Jack the Ripper and investigate his gruesome crimes. Benefit from the services of a guide dedicated to one of the most notorious - and mysterious - criminals in history. Try to discover who Jack the Ripper was using modern methods of criminal profiling.

Marvel as your guide reveals the man the police should have been looking for during the biggest manhunt in British history.
Includes
  • Guide
  • Walking tour
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet outside the Whitechapel Gallery, directly opposite exit 3 of Aldgate East Tube Station.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• A moderate amount of walking is involved, sometimes over uneven ground and cobblestones
• This tour operates in all weather conditions, so please dress appropriately
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 879 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.6 / 5
  • Organization
    4.5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.5 / 5
  • Safety
    4.6 / 5
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Had Sinéad as my tour guide. She was very factual and passionate about the tour. She kept a good pace for the entire group, walking fast but letting those slower catch up before beginning a new topic, and made sure she was loud and clear for everyone. She didn’t do any unnecessary theatrics and had a good amount of historical evidence and anecdotes about the area. Was a great tour overall although very sad about what happened to the victims.

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March 4, 2020

Our tour guide, Johnny was honestly the best. My boyfriend and I are from Toronto, Canada and were told to do this tour and we were so glad we did. Johnny has a lot of information and passion on the subject, was very animated, friendly and it was overall a great time! I would definitely recommend this tour to any tourists coming to London, I’d even do it again!

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February 29, 2020

The Jack the Ripper walking tour was very interesting and our guide Mike was extremely passionate and knowledgeable on the subject! I highly recommend doing a walking tour if you can (even just for the walk). I liked this tour because it went the extra mile and projected images to really paint the picture (especially where the old buildings had been torn down/ replaced).

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January 27, 2020

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