Discover the street art and alternative sights of East London on a 2-hour walking tour, and explore the diverse creativity of one of the city’s most trendy areas. Hear about the historical events that shaped the areas of Shoreditch and Brick Lane.
What to Expect
Enjoy an almost-free 2-hour walking tour of one of London’s most vibrant areas, and discover the alternative scenes of fashionable East London.
Meet your guide by Old Spitalfields Market, just outside the City of London (London’s historic financial district). Learn the history of the East End as you walk down streets covered in street art. Your guide is one of the most knowledgeable about London’s street artists, and will give you a unique insight into the urban art and graffiti culture of the area.
Wander over from Spitalfields to Brick Lane and the trendy Shoreditch area. Discover street art from around 40 artists, including ROA, Stik, Borondo, Cranio, and many more. Street art by its nature constantly changes, which in turn means that these tours evolve on a regular basis. This guarantees that a tour will always feel fresh.
Run on a pay-what-you-like basis, the Alternative London tour is accessible to everyone - regardless of your budget.
Meet your guide under the statue of the white goat on Brushfield Street, outside Old Spitalfields Market
What to Remember
• Please note that the tour runs from Monday through Saturday, and starts and ends near Spitalfields Market