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Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours

| Aldgate East Underground Station, Exit 4, London E1 8EY, England
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Interesting and Informative Tour

The tour is very informative- almost everyone has heard bits and pieces of the story and the... read more

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M B
Jack the Ripper tour - Whitechapel

Took this tour on April 7th, 2018. It was fantastic walking around the Whitechapel area where... read more

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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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Hours Today: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Aldgate East Underground Station, Exit 4, London E1 8EY, England
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Reviewed yesterday

The tour is very informative- almost everyone has heard bits and pieces of the story and the various theories- so it was a nice opportunity to hear about this dark episode in Whitechapel's history in a more comprehensive and informative way- we definitely left with...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Took this tour on April 7th, 2018. It was fantastic walking around the Whitechapel area where Jack the Ripper roamed over 100 years ago. Although many of the sites are long gone, you still walk the streets and alleys that Jack walked and see where...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ended our week in London with Jack the Ripper. John was an awesome guide - he told the story with the facts, rumors and theories. Very informative and enthusiastic.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just finished a tour with Angie! She was so passionate and informative about the facts and details of the murders! As we walked she also knew a lot of local knowledge about the areas we walked through which added to the fun!! Highly recommend the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I’ve always loved Jack the Ripper and so going on the tour was exciting! Angie, our tour guide had extensive knowledge about Jack the Ripper and the Whitechapel area. She delivered this in a very atmospheric way while interacting with the audience by showing photos....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband booked this tour for one of our last nights in London. We had the great privilege of having Philip as our guide— very funny, talented and one of the published authors on the subject. Think Jack Black, and this is who Philip reminded...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This tour was so interesting! We had Angie and she really created an atmosphere and made the whole experience so interesting. Would definitely do this tour again! Recommending to everyone !

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our Tourguide John, a very passionate guide who's really into the material and all the different theories walked us to the crime scenes and visualised them with pictures and projections on the wall. I would really recommend doing the Tour in the evening when it's...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Met up and had the good fortune to have Angie as our guide. She was very good. No problem hearing her despite scooters, roadworks, helicopters etc. She communicated interesting facts along with dramatic delivery which was amusing and entertaining. Angie was a brilliant guide and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent tour made all the more interesting by Angie the guide. Great photographs of the murder sites where possible, and the murder victims.

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Rebecca B
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Response from Trey T | Reviewed this property |
You can book online. It won’t allow me to link the website here but google Jack the Ripper discovery tours
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I think you need to book in advance but it’s very easy to do
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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
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