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Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours

| Aldgate East Underground Station, Exit 4, London E1 8EY, England
+44 20 8530 8443
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Loved Lindsay (you will too)!

A tour is, most the time, only as good as the guide. If you're fortunate to get Lindsay, you're... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Jack the Ripper Tour with Angie

Great tour and thanks so much for the Tour What an awesome insight to the life and times of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Join London's original Jack the Ripper CSI tour led by expert authors who have written books on the world's most infamous murder mystery. Step by step we will spirit you back in time to the cobbled streets of the Victorian East End of London where we will conduct a fact filled inspection of the Jack the Ripper murder sites in the course of which no stone will be left unturned and no shadowy recess left unvisited. Our guides John Bennett, Philip Hutchinson, Richard Jones and Lindsay Siviter are internationally recognised s being amongst the leading experts on the case and have appeared on every television documentary about Jack the Ripper. You will enjoy the full story of the murders that shook Victorian London and will have the opportunity to peruse our exclusive collection of 19th century photographs and documents that will breathe life into the atmospheric history that will surround you. So if you are looking for a Jack the Ripper tour be sure to join the expert led expedition that will bring you up to date on all the latest facts and information about the ultimate whodunit.
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| Aldgate East Underground Station, Exit 4, London E1 8EY, England
+44 20 8530 8443

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Reviewed 2 days ago

A tour is, most the time, only as good as the guide. If you're fortunate to get Lindsay, you're VERY lucky. She was personable, informative and most of all passionate about the content she was providing. My husband and I (along with a group of...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great tour and thanks so much for the Tour What an awesome insight to the life and times of the Whitechapel area.

Thank Marty B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Philip did such a phenomenal job recreating the stories from the 1800's, I was 100% entertained the entire time. Philip did a great job balancing comedy with horror, and kept us on our toes so there was never a dull moment. He is truly an...More

Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a walking tour with Lyndsey, our very knowledgable guide around the key sites and murder spots of Jack's victims. The outing is suitable for most ages, although I wouldn't recommend it for small children. It lasted almost 2 hours, and was packed with...More

Thank Alison H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the "ripper tour" very spontaneously one day before but there was no problem with that. Today we started with Angie and we can totally recommend her. Her voice changing, some frightening moments and the way she was telling the ripper's story was really...More

1  Thank Moritz B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister took this tour 8 years ago and loved it so much we booked it for our recent trip to London. It lived up to the hype. I would recommend this tour to people who know nothing about the murders as well as experts...More

Thank NKelly86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a tour where the guides knowledge is incredible. They know the subject inside out and back to front. If you have questions they will have the answers and are happy to chat all the way. I would say that you need to be...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to kill a couple of hours on a chilly, rainy September evening. The tour guide for our group, Angie, was excellent!! I truly felt transported back in time, with her passionate, gruesome recollection of the history of Jack the Ripper. Truly chilling! Definitely...More

Thank A_Byk_628
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend attended the Jack the Ripper tour and enjoyed every minute of it, John the tour guide was very thorough on delivering across what happened all them years ago. I would highly recommend this tour for tourists 👍

Thank craigbS4591EH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can i say.... just brilliant. So informative and showed you around parts of london that are rarely visited on a normal tour. Loved every minute of it. Back alleyways and history made fun. Great tour guide that really knew his stuff and had time...More

Thank psychicmedium2006
Whether you're here for its dynamic street life, world
class galleries or famed curry houses, you're bound to
be wowed by the uniquely cosmopolitan flavor of
Whitechapel. Long gone are the days when Jack the
Ripper stalked its streets. And despite his mysterious
legacy bringing throngs of curiosity driven tour
groups to its back alleys and otherwise serene garden
squares, these days you're more likely to catch a
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11 May 2017|
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Response from Richard J | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Groups are limited to approx 35 persons per guide, a suitable number for all to see and hear the guide. Also ensures that participants can ask any questions/quiz heir guides whilst they take the... More
Carolyn F
23 April 2015|
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Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
The walk takes place at night and you walk through some dark back alleys and streets. There are vivid descriptions that take place of the crimes and some rather gruesome photographs are handed around which are optional to... More