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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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Angie is the best!

This was the second time I've taken a Jack the Ripper walking tour and I wasn't disappointed. Angie... read more

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SparkyandEloise
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Glendale, CA
Brilliant tour.

We couldn't have been happier with our tour. It was brilliant. John knew his stuff and told great... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Matt W
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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: 19:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Aldgate East Underground Station, Exit 4, London E1 8EY, England
Whitechapel
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+44 20 8530 8443

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Reviewed yesterday

This was the second time I've taken a Jack the Ripper walking tour and I wasn't disappointed. Angie is a great storyteller - she set the mood and told a very engaging tale of crimes, destitution and murder. She didn't hold back on the details...More

Thank SparkyandEloise
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We couldn't have been happier with our tour. It was brilliant. John knew his stuff and told great facts about the mystery/legend that is Jack the Ripper. He was always looking out for the group and making us feel comfortable. There was a little bit...More

Thank Matt W
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Matt Thank you for your review, its great to hear that you enjoyed your tour with John. Its good also to hear that you felt he was ensuring groups comfort. John's latest book has just been published so do look out for this if...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our tour guide is as Angie, she was waiting at the meeting location a good 15 minutes before the tour started and greeted overy one warmly. We waiting until Angie was happy everyone had arrived and made our way on he tour. The content of...More

Thank iamposydesigns
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review and its good to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Angie. Its great to hear that Angie was able to transport you back to time of the Ripper. We do feel its important to treat the subject and in...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Angie was one of the best tour guides i have had. she has a way of telling stories that made me feel in 1888, she caught my attention and was also funny. I completely recommend a tour with her.

Thank Shant G
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Shant Thank you for your comments. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Angie and that she was able to take you back to the time of the Ripper. Regards Richard

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Angie made this tour so informative and lively! The photos and the narrative took us back in time and we visited a part of London we probably would not have seen. Great Job Angie!More

Thank Patty R
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Patty Thank you for your comments and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Angie. Certainly its a great area to visit and often overlooked so its great to hear that were able to show you a different area and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our guide Angie was awesome. She was funny, serious, and really knew her stuff. It was a steamy hot night but I was so wrapped up in the story I didn't even notice the heat. I highly suggest the tour to anyone looking to learn...More

Thank profchuggy
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Angie and that she was able to transport you back to the times of 'Jack'. Best wishes Richard

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Angie our guide was very informative and yet managed to make a lot of information fun and interesting. For £10 each this is very good value for money and it also shows you parts of London you may not normally visit.

1  Thank Gill K
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Gill Thank you for your review and we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Angie. Its great to hear that you found the tour to be interesting whilst delivered in a fun, sympathetic manner. Many thanks Richard

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Angie was our guide and she was excellent. In addition to the Ripper story, we also got a glimpse of life back then in the late 1800's. Definitely a must if you like a good murder mystery experience.

1  Thank Mona L
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Mona Thank you for your comments. Its good to hear that you enjoyed Angie's tour and your glimpse back in time to a darker side of London. Best wishes Richard

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Angie was a fantastic tour guide. I didn't know a lot of the Jack the Ripper story before going, but by the end I was interested to read more about the history. Sje made it interesting amd gave small history nuggets about not only the...More

1  Thank Bevly100
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review and its great to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Angie. Its a fascinating subject and as you say the tour offers more than just the Ripper murders. Always happy to advise re, further reading , just drop an...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Angie was our tour guide. This experience was an absolute blast. Walking through the streets of Whitechapel, Angie turned history into a dark, disturbing and completely gripping story. Lots of information, lots of atmosphere with depth brought to the experience by photographs and Angie's dramatic,...More

Thank trebmalkram
Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your comments and we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Angie. She is certainly passionate about the subject and its great to hear this enthusiasm and passion come through in her tour. Regards Richard

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jmcboogey
What is the maximum number of people allowed on each tour?
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
Is this appropriate for pre-teens? or too scary?
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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