Theatreland Walking Tour

Theatreland Walking Tour

This event has finished Took place on: Sunday, 20th May 2018

This tour of Covent Garden and the surrounding area 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. Hear about the hotel which was built from the profits of a theatre and discover a theatrical costumier with over 170 years history.

Cost: £10


Contact and Booking Details

More information at this website.

Reserve tickets at this website or send an email to diane@secretlondonwalkingtours.co.uk or telephone 02084450159.

2018-05-20 2018-05-20 Europe/London Theatreland Walking Tour Tour of Covent Garden and surrounding areas where you'll discover some of London's rich theatrical history with qualified London Blue Badge Guide and broadcaster Diane Burstein. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2018/05/20/theatreland-walking-tour-170125 Covent Garden Tube Station,James Street,London,London

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Covent Garden Tube Station,

James Street,
London,
London,
WC2E 9JT

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