A Gin Tour of London

Saturday 14th September, 2:30pm Book now

New! Join actors, musicians and Dr Matthew Green for an immersive gin tour, exploring how the juniper berry ripped through the fabric of urban society and transformed the face of London forever, spawning lowly Georgian gin shacks, opulent Victorian gin palaces, and luxury modern gin bars, meeting a cast of characters straight out of Hogarth.

Includes a lot of free gin.

The Coffeehouse Tour

Saturday 24th Aug, 2:00pm

An immersive whirlwind tour of London's original coffeehouses with free shots of 17th-century coffee.

Medieval Wine Tour

Saturday 31st August, 2:30pm Book now

New! Step back in time and experience the sights, sounds and tastes of late medieval London on this immersive wine-tasting tour led by acclaimed historian and broadcaster Dr Matthew Green and brought to life by costumed actors and minstrels hidden en route. More…

Featuring pit stops at a couple of City taverns to drink delicious medieval wine and get to know to your fellow travellers.

Coffeehouse Audio Tour

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 coffeehousesmade 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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