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The Cloak and Dagger Tour

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A tour that Combines History tours and Theatre. Starting at The George Inn you will be taken on a tour exploring the darker untold side of History. You will return To The George Inn where, while sat by a warm fire, enjoying a nice drink and good...more
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77 Borough High Street | The George Inn Yard, London SE1 1NH, England
Southwark
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This tour takes place over a small radius, so if you wanna walk around a lot it is probably no the best. However, the tour is very informative, and entertaining. The tour deals mostly with describing life in gritty Southwark back in the day. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Starting and ending in the atmospheric and really historical George pub in Borough High Street, the local walking tour was a tour-de-force of performance and facts. The area and lives of ordinary folk came to life in a grisly, accurate portrayal of everyday local life...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pollylondon
threedoorsproduc2017, Public Relations Manager at The Cloak and Dagger Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello pollylondon, Great to hear that your night was a tour-de-force. We do focus more on aspects of history that don't get much in the way of limelight, so it is wonderful when we hear from people that get really engrossed into exploring that side...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A great way for locals to learn about our area, as we are locals! and a great, and reasonably priced activity for guests! We are locals, but were fascinated to see and hear about our history! Although I think you could increase your prices! such...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BMNSmith
threedoorsproduc2017, Public Relations Manager at The Cloak and Dagger Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello BMNSmith, Wonderful to hear that you had such a great time. It's always special when we get locals coming onto the experience and learning about the history of home. Although we could raise our prices, we do offer quite a lot in one experience,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Carey was fantastically knowledgeable, funny, generally entertaining and encouraged participation from the group. The tour was very enlightening in that we learned about the lives of regular people of that period of history, as opposed to the usual kings and queens. This was really brought...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank arans789
threedoorsproduc2017, Public Relations Manager at The Cloak and Dagger Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello arans789, Wonderful to hear that you had such a fantastic time on the tour. Our guide is definitely enthusiastic about getting people involved in discovering the history explored on the tour. We do focus on aspects of history that don't get much focus, especially...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see, hear and participate!! Being hung, drawn, quartered and force fed parts of my body, great Sat night. Looking forward to going on the new tour.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jon A
threedoorsproduc2017, Public Relations Manager at The Cloak and Dagger Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Jon A, Well it is always wonderful to hear from one of our victims that was so delighted in our services ;) We do cover a very different aspect to history and we definitely encourage our groups to participate in the discovery, the only...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A interesting and we'll performed Waltham exploring the gruesome history around borough, well worth the time

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Londonfoodie76
threedoorsproduc2017, Public Relations Manager at The Cloak and Dagger Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Londonfoodie76, Wonderful to hear that you had such an interesting evening. it's always going to be a fun night starting at a pub and going on an adventure to explore horrible and gruesome history. Thank you for your lovely review. Kind Regards Nadi

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a freezing cold winter night in London we were treated to a feast of horror and history. This isn't about the rich and famous it's the story of how ordinary people managed to live in the most shocking and noxious conditions in medieval London...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Missye82
threedoorsproduc2017, Public Relations Manager at The Cloak and Dagger Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Missye82, Spellbound!! Great to hear that you were so captivated with your experience. It's always wonderful when someone comes away really having absorbed the history covered in the tour. Hopefully you aren't feeling to sickly from the nights gruesome details. it's a shame there...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday night I got to attend the Cloak And Dagger Tour in Southwark, a slightly different history tour and theatre that seeks to highlight the lives of the common people and delves into the gritty parts of history. We gathered at the historically significant and interesting George...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Shinylifeforme
threedoorsproduc2017, Public Relations Manager at The Cloak and Dagger Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Shinylifeforme, Wow, what an absolutely amazing review!! It's great to hear that you had such a good time on the tour. You are absolutely right, the George Inn is absolutely stunning. It's great that it has managed to stand the test of time and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved this tour. It combines detailed and well told history with loads of fun and ends with a short performance at the George Inn, which is a great place to start and finish the tour. Our guide was brilliant.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Fiona A
threedoorsproduc2017, Public Relations Manager at The Cloak and Dagger Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Fiona A, Wonderful to hear that you really loved your night. The George Inn is such a wonderful venue, we are very lucky that it has been so authentically preserved to this day. Our guide is definitely passionate and knowledgeable and regardless of how...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very well done tour, with solid knowledge and a lot of passion. I found it to be a very fresh and deep approach compared to many others I've doneMore

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank C9124JYivant
threedoorsproduc2017, Public Relations Manager at The Cloak and Dagger Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello C9124JYivant, So glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience. We are very lucky to have such a knowledgeable guide, as well as our great cast of actors. We feel that having the show at the end of the tour really gives people a...More

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We booked directly with the website and paid the early bird price of £11.95 each. well worth it, and at least the money goes directly to this small venture. Highly reccommend
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