The Coffeehouse Tour

Saturday 14th February, 11:30am Book now
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Join actors, musicians and London historian Dr Matthew Green for an immersive whirlwind tour of London’s original — and best — coffeehouses in the City of London. As seen on the BBC.  

Free shots of black and gritty 17th-century style coffee included!

Chocolate House Tour

Saturday 14th Feb, 2:30pm
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An anarchic tour of the seditious chocolate houses of royal St James's with luxury Baroque hot chocolate

Rise of the Media Walk

Saturday 7th March, 2:30pm Book now
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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


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.

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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