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Theatreland Walking Tours

Walking tour

Sunday 22 May, 3 July, 7 August, 4 September and 9 October at 14:00.

This tour of London’s theatre district led by qualified London Blue Badge Tour Guide Diane Burstein treats you to historical vignettes and anecdotes about the West End’s most illustrious personalities. See Central London’s oldest theatre and hear about its many ghosts, view the Royal Opera House and hear about the riots which took place there.

Visit a haunted stage door where an actor was brutally murdered. Discover the “Actors’ Church” and stand on the spot where Eliza Doolittle sold her flowers. See the home of a leading 18th century actor/manager, walk through atmospheric alleyways, view grand variety theatres which once hosted everything from equestrian shows to ballet and finish at a cafe in the heart of Theatreland where you’ll enjoy tea and scones with cream and jam in the company of your guide and fellow walkers.

Please note that the walk looks at theatre exteriors only and does not include inside visits to theatres or backstage tours.

Cost: £18 per person including walking tour and tea with scones, cream and jam. Places must be booked in advance. Contact to book and arrange payment or book online. Meeting details provided on booking.

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