What you'll do
We meet outside Aldgate tube station where your guide will introduce himself and explain what is on the tour. We goto first location where tour guide will teach you the history of London's East End in 1888 and show actual photos from the times so you get a better understanding of the time. We then goto our next location a Victorian alleyway with old style shops and houses it will be like stepping back in time and its surprising how many old original buildings remain. We then move onto Spitalfields Market 1887 where you will see the famous Ripper pub The ten bells 1753 and Christchurch 1670s built after the Great fire of London. Also covered on this tour are The Elephant Man and The Body Snatchers and Karl Marx. As the area has much history. We then visit a Quack Doctors and another old pub The White Hart 1721 which is said to be haunted and was another Ripper pub. Then back at Aldgate station 1876 we go over the top six suspects and try to solve the case.
I have been a London Tour Guide since 1998 so over 20 years experience showing off the history and sights this great City has. I am passionate about London and all it has to offer visitors and locals. I have been involved in the making of four TV documentary on the Ripper for Discovery Channel & CBS.
Photograths of the times.
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Where you'll be
Victorian alleyway where they filmed a Ripper movie. French houses from 1720s. The Ten Bells pub 1753. The White Hart pub 1721. Christ Church 1670s. The Hoop and Grapes pub 1650s. St Botolphs church. Aldgate station 1876. Spitalfields Market 1887.
Things to keep in mind
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Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Must be able to stand for upto 2 hours. A moderate amount of fitness required. Suitable for wheelchair users.
There is a moderate amount of fitness required as this is a walking tour. This tour is suitable for assisted wheelchair users.
Jack the Ripper Mystery Walk