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Context London Tours

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Context London organizes small-group walking tours of London led by scholars and experts in a variety of topics. Walks happen daily or can be arranged on request and cover such topics as art history, architectural history, cuisine, and the major...more
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2 College Place, London SW10 0QZ, England
Chelsea
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+44 20 3514 1780
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide, Ruth, has an obvious passion for Handel and his music, and a good deal of knowledge besides, which she communicated with clarity and enthusiasm. My friends and I spent a delightful 3. hours exploring the sites associated with Handel, and she threw in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a small group tour (6 people) with Sarah Jane this past Tuesday, going through the Tower of London. The tour lasted 3 hours and was great. Sarah started with a review of the overall history of London at a high level and brought...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have had nothing but great experiences with Context Tours. The Tour of the V and A Museum emphasizing fashion, The British Museum Tour emphasizing archeology, and the National Gallery Tour emphasizing the art we were most interested in seeing were all excellent. Each of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have taken half a dozen Context tours, and each one has been outstanding. The guides are fascinating given their knowledge, life experience and ability to present facts and tell stories. I didn't want any of them to end! While Context may be a tad...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We toured the Churchill War Rooms with our docent, Peter. As a person interested in WWII, I throughly enjoyed the war rooms and museum. Our docent Peter did a wonderful job explaining both the war rooms and museum exhibits. He is extremely historically knowledgeable. If...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Our group of five were treated to a wonderful tour of the Abbey and the surrounding area. Phillipa, our docent, explained the history and importance of the location of the palace, abbey and government buildings. The buildings have been altered, restored, and added onto throughout...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2018

We have taken several Context tours all over Europe and have never been disappointed. Our guide was Camelia and she was terrific. I'm not a huge modern art fan, but now I'm looking at it a bit differently and I just might decide I like...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Dr. Kevin McKenna is an excellent guide! Awesome tour - it was well organized, complete and very tasty. Kevin is well informed about food and history and a great story teller. The 2.5 hours went by quickly but I felt I did a lot and...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2018

This tour began with a thorough examination of the Book of Kells and its significance. We then went to the National Archeology Museum for a great tour of Irish History from the Neolithic Revolution through the Stone, Iron, Bronze Ages and up to the Middle...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2018

My wife and I did two tours through Context. Both were highlights of our trip. This is a quality organization with world-class organization, customer service, and docents. You can't wrong. We can't wait to use them on our next trip to London.

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dDubArlington
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Yes. I usually tip 10% or $20 per person
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Hello Rich, Thanks for thinking of us for your upcoming trip to London! You can book on our website or by calling our US Office at 1.800.691.6036 If you are booking a private walk and would like to request a particular... More
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