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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
London Bridge Train Station | Tooley Street, London SE1 9SP, England
+44 7905 901834
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting history about Shakespeare and other playwrights, even though there is not much left in london from that era - there are some interesting spots on this tour

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alex G
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Prologue / beginning Shakespeare? Bald guy, wrote stuff. Dead. What’s more to know? Sorry mate, no time. Development / middle Well, even if you’ve only got a couple of hours or so to spare you can find out a great deal about William Shakespeare, his...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ruthven M
Reviewed 24 October 2018

The walk is excellent. I learned a bot about the life of Shakespeare and his activities in London. I also learned about the theater productions and their ins and outs during Shakespeare time. Robert is an excellent guide and he is very knowledgeable about this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sameh Y
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Most people schooled in the UK have covered at least one Shakespearen play. As an adult I have become more interested in world history particularly as I have visited countries, reading while out in the field so to speak. Robert explained the history in London...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank irenaseget
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Despite the drizzling rain, this was a very enjoyable afternoon with Robert, discovering even more monuments and spots linked to Shakespeare. I did not think there was anything more to learn having read about him, visited his home town and been on a tour there,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pavlina B
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

The walk was awsome. I am so happy that i became a memmber with meet up culture seekers. Robert, the organiser, is fantastic and it is a real pleasure when he tells us all the stories, legends and curiosities. I never get tired when he...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank angelapuddu
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Robert showed us many sites that transported us back to Shakespeare's London. It was entertaining, very interesting and in the company of many friendly people. A perfect afternoon, rounded off by a well earned trip to the pub. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Right from the start we were invited to travel back in Shakespeare's time. Robert was wearing a historical costume of a poet with a red rose in his pocket and holding a big book. He first let us imagine the people, animals and scenes a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Korytnacka
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

Date of experience: August 2017
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.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Simon C
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