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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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Sunday 10/12/17

We did our Jack the Ripper tour with our guide John on Sunday, a wet and cold evening however, it... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
mbmorris1980
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Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom
BRILLIANT! VERY INTERESTING

On an extremely cold, dark December night, we met our guide Trevor as arranged & set off promptly... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
rikita74
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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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 5 days ago

We did our Jack the Ripper tour with our guide John on Sunday, a wet and cold evening however, it was fantastic, John made the whole Rioper tale come to life, it was a great night to end our weekend and we would highly recommend...More

Thank mbmorris1980
Reviewed 6 days ago

On an extremely cold, dark December night, we met our guide Trevor as arranged & set off promptly to explore this terrible part of London's history. Although obviously due to development, a lot of the areas have been demolished, there were still a lot of...More

Thank rikita74
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide, Angie, was excellent. For someone who has obviously told this story thousands of times she is still full of enthusiasm for this tale of mass murder on the streets of Victorian London. It was an extremely cold night but was nevertheless enjoyable and...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last weekend, on a cold and wet evening, my partner and I attended this tour. We were enthralled by the stories and the events and to walk in the places and footsteps of the past. The thing about walking tours is, anyone can walk down...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been on this tour many years ago and went on this again a few days ago with tour guide Lyndsey. She was so amazing and animated which meant the cold weather was worth it because she made all the information very gripping. Thanks...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the 28th November i took 27 people from a work club to go on the Jack the ripper walk! Can i say! Angie you were amazing!!! 💖💖 if you get the chance to go try get on angie's group she was so good. She...More

Thank Nicola S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been meaning to do this tour for the past 3 or 4 visits to London, but a combination of bad weather & other commitments meant I have been unable to, until last night. Being an old fashioned romantic, I booked this tour for my...More

Thank Saints27
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jon and Nikki Thank you for your review and its great to hear that you enjoyed your tour with John. Our guides always welcome questions and debate thus its good to hear you enjoyed this aspect. Best wishes Richard

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on this tour on friday night 1st December. Met up with group and knew it was going to be good when we realised we had Angie as our guide. She was very informative and really passionate about giving us as much information as...More

Thank glyn50
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Glyn Thank you for taking the time to review your tour. Its great to hear you enjoyed your tour with Angie. Best wishes Richard

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have wanted to do this for a year but thought a cold, Autumn evening would be perfect so did it 1st December. The guide was very knowledgeable and kept the group engaged. Although an unpleasant part of London history the content and images used...More

Thank Steve G
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steve Thank you for your comments and its great to hear you enjoyed your tour with Paul. Best wishes Richard

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the tour on Saturday night with Philip. He is such a great guide; his knowledge of Jack the Ripper and the local area is amazing! We walked through the streets of Whitechapel, stopping as close as we could, or even at the exact...More

Thank Helen N
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Helen Thank you for your comments and its great to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Philip. Our guides are all experts within the field thus its great to hear that his knowledge and enthusiasm are evident in his tour. Best wishes Richard

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sfccarson
8 December 2017|
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Response from michaelkouloumanou | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply, you have to book in advance.
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jmcboogey
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
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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
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