We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
London Cultureseekers: Shakespeare Walk

Robert, the head honcho of the Meetup behemoth which is 'The London Cultureseekers' dresses up in... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
SusanRandom
,
London, United Kingdom
Interesting and engaging

An enjoyable walk, well guided with lots of interesting facts about Shakespeare and the period in... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Simon C
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 32 reviews
9
All photos (9)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
15 Jul 2018
“London Cultureseekers: Shakespeare Walk”
27 Mar 2018
“Interesting and engaging”
About
Learn about the Bard of England! Come along to hear about the story of William Shakespeare's life and the London he lived in. Dressed in authentic Elizabethan costume, I will tell you about his family, friends, influences and how he changed the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
London Bridge Train Station | Tooley Street, London SE1 9SP, England
Southwark
Website
+44 7905 901834
Call
Reviews (32)
Filter reviews
32 results
Traveller rating
29
3
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
29
3
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 32 reviews
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Robert, the head honcho of the Meetup behemoth which is 'The London Cultureseekers' dresses up in Elizabethan vestments and really puts his heart and soul into his walk. Costing a mere £5 (free if you're a member of Cultureseekers, which is only £12 per annum...More

Thank SusanRandom
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

An enjoyable walk, well guided with lots of interesting facts about Shakespeare and the period in London.

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This is an excellent tour. Robert is incredibly knowledgeable and gave us a lot of interesting information on Shakespeare and other relevant people in his life. I learned a lot and discovered many new places I did not know existed despite having lived in London...More

1  Thank PamelaTH
Reviewed 26 March 2018

The guided walk was very good (just right for the 'ol bones)! Found Robert to be knowledgeable and informative and the details provided to be very interesting...even the outfit :-) Loved the ending & the quotes given especially. I would most definitely recommend the walk...More

Thank ZFE25
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I have been to several guided walks with various other groups so have a good feel of what to expect. Quite honestly Roberts Shakespeare walk today blew me away. Well researched, well presented, wasn't too short, wasn't too long. It really was superb. I have...More

Thank Antonio98
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Robert brings Shakespeare to life in this excellent and well-researched walk. He sets the scene brilliantly, with historical details and his own costume, and gives a well-informed and enjoyable performance, as he tells us about Shakespeare's life and writing. I would definitley recommend this walk...More

1  Thank 50lovelondon
Reviewed 7 February 2017

A great introduction to Shakespeare the man, his life and the influences on his writings. Robert was knowledgeable, entertaining and ably informative, colourfully bringing Elizabethan life in London to the imagination. A great walk for folks of all ages whether an individual, a couple or...More

Thank suzie1132017
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

This was a very enjoyable tour about the life of William Shakespeare and his contemporaries in London. I have lived in London for 10 years and know the city well, but Robert took the group to places I had never been to and didn't know...More

1  Thank lisainlondon2015
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

It was indeed a marvelous way of learning the past. Amazing presentation by Robert. I must say, he's got British talent and the knowledge to do it.

Thank Trek693856
Reviewed 6 February 2017

...for fans of CultureSeekers, Robert does this type of outing particularly well. I've previously trawled around Lambeth with him on the trail of Charlie Chaplin and the tale of the Bard was just as good. Robert covers all of the ground ( literally and metaphorically...More

2  Thank Lieutenant_Feraud
View more reviews
Nearby
Southwark
Even before the arrival of the instantly iconic Shard,
the riverside scene in Southwark had moved well beyond
any up-and-coming phase of development. For quite some
time, locals and out-of-towners alike have loved
browsing the boutiques of Bermondsey High Street,
foraging through the bounteous stalls at centuries old
foodie haven Borough Market, and flocking to the banks
of the Thames to enjoy some of Britain's biggest
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 1 085 hotels in London
London Bridge Hotel
2 924 reviews
.13 km away
Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London
2 711 reviews
.19 km away
Hilton London Tower Bridge
4 515 reviews
.32 km away
Premier Inn London Southwark (Borough High St) Hotel
389 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 25 043 restaurants in London
My Tea Shop
261 reviews
.05 km away
Vivat Bacchus (London Bridge)
362 reviews
.12 km away
Gong
736 reviews
.16 km away
Mug House
193 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 6 267 attractions in London
The View from The Shard
15 861 reviews
.16 km away
Old Operating Theatre
642 reviews
.17 km away
Southwark Cathedral
716 reviews
.22 km away
Hay's Galleria
259 reviews
.21 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Shakespeare Walks staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines