Chocolate House Tour

Saturday 17th May, 2:30pm Book now
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Witness how a thick, luxuriant & exotically spiced glop called chocolate corrupted the most fashionable address in Europe spawning hotbeds of decadence, depravity and destruction that Londoners came to call chocolate houses. "Fascinating" - the GuardianMore...

Includes free servings of luxury Baroque hot chocolate! 

The Coffeehouse Tour

Thursday 17th Apr, 6:30pm
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An immersive whirlwind tour of London's original coffeehouses with free shots of 17th-century coffee.
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Rise of the Media Walk

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An immersive walk through 600 years of bribery, gossip and booze on Fleet Street led by London historian Dr Matthew Green with broadside ballad singers, drunken hacks and psychopathic media tycoons hidden along the way. More...

There are no hawkers or rhinos to be seen on Fleet Street today. Only the stories brought so vividly to life by Dr Green and his troupe remain

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Dr Johnson’s Ramble

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A lantern-lit ramble through the literary, convivial world of one of English literature's most eccentric characters.
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Coffeehouse Audio Tour

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An epic audio tour immersing listeners in the lost world of 17th and 18th-century London like never before with a bold and brilliant soundscape. In two vivid, suspense-filled hours it tells the extraordinary story of how London’s coffeehouses made the modern world. It’s set in the rain-rattled alleys and hidden courts of the City but can also be enjoyed as an audiobook at home.

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Coffeehouse Book

The Lost World of the London Coffeehouse

The new publication by Dr Matthew Green, published by Idler Books

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