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Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours

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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...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Aldgate East Underground Station, Exit 4, London E1 8EY, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value for money. Philip is an amazing tour guide. Would definitely recommend booking with this company

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Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review and its great to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Philip Best wishes Richard

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a way to spend my last night in London on this two hour tour!! Our guide John certainly knows his stuff, the two hours were informative and lively, and John was also extremely respectful of the subject and the victims. The way he described...More

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Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Steve Thank you for your comments and its great to hear that you enjoyed your tour with John and that he was able to transport you back in time. We do always feel a responsibility to show respect and empathy to those involved thus...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited London with a group of friends and my 9yr old daughter. Philip (with one “l”) was awesome! There was never a dull moment during the tour. I would most definitely recommend to any and everyone who plans a trip to London and is...More

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Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your comments and its great to hear that you all enjoyed your tour with Philip Thank you for the recommendation Best wishes Richard

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I did a Jack the Ripper tour with the very knowledgeable and accomplished guide, Lindsay. At the time I booked it, I didn't know it was a very special day in Ripper history, the 130th anniversary of the first murder! We were...More

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Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your comments and its great to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Lindsay We do feel that the tour has so many different areas that it has something to interest everyone thus great to hear that you both enjoyed the tour...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour to go on for a cold fall/winter night. Be prepared to walk through the back alleys of East London as you go to the different sites where victims of Jack the Ripper wee found. My guide, Angie, was awesome. From her dress up...More

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Richard J, Owner at Jack the Ripper Tour - Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your comments and its great to hear that you enjoyed your tour with Angie Best wishes Richard

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This would be by far the most informed tour you could take, as this guy has authored not one, but two books on the subject and had a number of photos to show the crowd, some of which were gained through a personal link and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had discussed the idea of doing a Ripper tour for a while and after admittedly very little research, booked through Discovery Tours. I'm so glad that we did. Our tour guide John was both informative and engaging and made the 2 hour tour very...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

John was an awesome guide, very knowledgeable about the topic. He spoke clearly and answered all the questions fired at him with good detail. There were a number of people in this walking tour and at times it was hard to hear over the traffic...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We took this tour as my daughter is studying Jack the Ripper at school, Angie was our tour guide and she was amazing the way she told us the information you could tell she had a real passion for the subject matter. As a family...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

My first comment is to get there early as we had enough people show up early that our group started 25 minutes early. There are two to three groups using Discovery Tours for Jack the Ripper that they stagger them out and you run across...More

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