Jack The Ripper Walking Tour 3:30pm departure

Activity code: WT4

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Highlights

  • Travel back to the dark and dismal days of the Victorian era when Jack the Ripper roamed the streets !
  • Spooky Walking Tour
  • Explore the History Behind the Mysterious Jack the Ripper Murders
  • Professional Guide

Description

The History
Delve into the world of Victorian London at its most grisly during this fascinatingly frightful Jack the Ripper Walking Tour. In the early house of 31st August 1888, a man walking to work down a dark lane in Whitechapel found a shapeless bundle lying on the ground. He went to investigate and found an East End prostitute murdered in the most gruesome way. This was the first of many killings, sparking one of the most famous man hunts in the world. Ripperologists and amateur sleuths are still trying to work out the identity of the man they called Jack the Ripper!

The Tour

During this walking tour you will follow the shadowy trail left by Jack the Ripper through East London’s Whitechapel. You will begin at Trader’s Gate before continuing down Aldgate High Street to Mitre Square – where the serial killer infamously claimed two unlucky victims and left their bodies in the street.

Our next stop is Goulston Street, where arguably the most vital clue to solving the case of Jack the Ripper could be found! Ramble down Commercial Street before arriving at notorious Hanbury Street, where the body of horrifically mutilated Anne Chapman was discovered. Play detective during this marvellously morbid walking tour and see some famous London sights too!

Who was Jack the Ripper? Discover the story behind the unidentified killer on this ominous and entertaining walking tour.


The tour will finish at approximately 5:00pm near Liverpool Street Station.
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Additional Information

What's Included in the tour


  • Guided walking tour
  • Professional guide

What's Excluded in the tour


  • Gratuities
  • Food and beverages
  • Admission to any of the attractions
Please Note:
  • Under 16s are able to attend this tour at their parents discretion
Schedule

Days of Operations: Daily

Start time: 3:30pm

Finish time: 5:00pm at Ten Bell Pub

Departure Point and Directions: Tower Hill Underground station exit.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure time.

Return Location: Near Liverpool Street Underground Station

Nearest Underground Station: Tower Hill Station (District and Circle lines)