Soho's Infamous Murders Walking Tour in London

Tours & Sightseeing in London

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Take a quirky, curious and truly original walk through Soho’s dark, murderous past on this 2-hour London walking tour. Explore Soho’s cobbled lanes and hidden alleyways with a guide, and gain insight into the chilling murders that have taken place there over the decades. During your tour, hear riveting tales of notorious killers such as Dennis Nilsen, William Crees and the notorious Soho Strangler. Learn of Soho's World War II slasher and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 15 people.
Meet your guide in the evening or late morning and stroll through the winding streets and alleyways of historic Soho. Gain some insight into the famous district’s grizzly past. With chilling tales of 18 London murderers across 21 different Soho sites, listen closely as the death toll rises.During your tour, learn of gruesome killers including Dennis Nilsen, William Crees and the notorious Soho Strangler. Hear the strange defense of Peter Keim, unravel the mystery of the Denmark Street fire and learn about William Calcraft, Britain's notoriously competent hangman. Listen as your guide sheds light on the deadly actions of Soho's WWII slasher, the Blackout Ripper, and of course learn the truth about Jack the Ripper, widely considered to be London’s most infamous killer.

What’s included

  • Professional guide

What’s not included

  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Highlights

  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Tour is wheelchair accessible
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
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