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Walking tours

London Underground: Guided walking tour of the Tube

Availability: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English
Printed ticket only
Do this because
  • Step onto one of the world's first underground platforms
  • Discover the surprising history of the tube map
  • Catch a rare glimpse of a disused "ghost station"
  • Hear why Big Ben tilts two centimetres to the North West
What to expect

Discover the secrets of London's underground with your guide !

Starting at London’s first ever underground station and finishing at one of London’s futuristic space-age stations, you’ll hear first-hand the captivating twists and turns of the Tube’s history on this fun, fact-packed two-hour tour.

From learning about the Tube’s origins, construction and design, to catching a glimpse of one of London’s abandoned ‘ghost stations’, this experience is perfect for getting under the skin of the world’s oldest iconic underground system. In a small group, be taken on a journey through time as your guide traces the history of the world's first subterranean railway. This is a story full of colourful characters from its philanthropic founder to business tycoon rivals and American villains. The history of the London transport network parallels the unique social history of London town. The Undergound has been part of it all - from the Industrial Revolution to the Second World War.

You will never see the Underground in the same way again!

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What's included
  • An entertaining and informative guide
What's not included
  • Oyster Card Zone1-2
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Children under 12

Senior Citizen aged 60+


Chiltern Court, Baker St, Marylebone, London NW1 5SR, UK

Meeting point:

Meet next to the Sherlock Holmes statue outside Baker Street Underground Station

What to remember

Please wear comfortable footwear as it is a two hours walking tour.

Please also bring a bottle of water if you join the tour during the summer months.

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11am every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

2pm every Sunday

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