Great Fire of London
- a guided walk in the City
Explore the area once devastated by the fire of 1666.
Time to step into your time machine and venture with us to the year of 1666. Join us as we explore the events during a few days in September 1666. The City of London was used to fires, but the one that broke out in a bakery in the early hours of Sunday 2nd September 1666 was very different. By the time the fire was mere embers over three quarters of the city lay in ruins.
During this guided walk we will see some key sights in the story of the Great Fire of London, learn how it started, was fought and how London was rebuilt so quickly afterwards.
Hear stories of some of the people affected by this devastating event. Discover what it was like to experience your hometown burning.
Step back into London of 1666.
- Discover the journey of destruction of the Great Fire
- Follow in the footsteps of William Shakespeare and Samuel Pepys
- Meet other adventurous souls
- Qualified City of Londonguide
Start: Monument Station
End: St Paul's Cathedral
Duration: 90 mins | Step-free access: no
Suitable for all age groups.
Adults £12 (15yrs+)
Child £8 (5-14 yrs)
Toddlers free (4 and under)
Registered Office: 71-75 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9JQ