Jack the Ripper London Walking Tour
A walk through Victorian London’s shadowy past
- Travel back in time to Victorian England with this spooky walking tour.
- Follow in the footsteps of Jack the Ripper through London's scenic and back alleys.
- Tour sites where victims met their fate while the infamous serial killer escaped.
- Learn about the mysteries and theories surrounding these still-unsolved cases.
What you'll do
Embark on a chilling journey back in time to Victorian London, where the ominous presence of Jack the Ripper once haunted the city’s darkest corners. This immersive walking tour will guide you through the eerie streets of Whitechapel, where the infamous serial killer left a ...
Embark on a chilling journey back in time to Victorian London, where the ominous presence of Jack the Ripper once haunted the city’s darkest corners. This immersive walking tour will guide you through the eerie streets of Whitechapel, where the infamous serial killer left a trail of terror.
As you gather outside the Tower Hill London Underground Station, your expert guide will set the stage with the haunting story of Mary Ann Nichols, the first victim of this grisly spree in 1888. You’ll then venture to the very locations where the Ripper’s brutality claimed the lives of Elizabeth Stride and Catherine Eddowes, exploring the clues discovered in Goulston Street.
At Hanbury Street, you’ll learn of Annie Chapman’s fate and become a detective for the day, piecing together the puzzle of Jack the Ripper’s identity. Your guide shares the stories of both victims and suspects, but you decide the truth of this unsolved mystery!
This 90-minute London walking tour ends near Liverpool Street Station where there are plenty of pubs and restaurants as you continue your evening.
A fitting starting point, once a place of public executions
The dark alleys where Jack killed his first victims
Goulston and Hanbury Street
Where the serial killer struck again, today home to some of London’s most famous sights
Your tour will end near the underground station where there are plenty of pubs/restaurants to continue your evening
Plan your trip
This tour is accessible for strollers and wheelchairs.
Tour ending point
This tour ends in Liverpool Street Underground Station
We offer a 100% refund up to 24 hours before the start time.
This tour is operated in partnership with our local partner Golden Tours. Meet their representative at the Tower Hill Tram at Trinity Square London EC3N 4TH. This is the ice cream stall outside Tower Hill Underground Station exit.
What is the rescheduling policy?
We understand plans change. We offer a 100% refund or the option to reschedule (pending availability) up to 24 hours prior to your tour start time. Within 24 hours of your tour, we would have incurred hard costs and therefore cannot allow rescheduling or cancellation without costs.
When should I get there?
Plan to show up 15 minutes early. The tour starts promptly, and you may not be able to catch up if you arrive late.
Can children attend this tour?
This Jack the Ripper walking tour isn’t open for kids under 12 due to the subject matter.
What if it rains?
Our tours run rain or shine. If there’s extreme weather and we have to cancel, you’ll get a full refund.
Are gratuities included?
Tips aren’t included but are always appreciated by our guides. If you think your guide did an outstanding job, a tip is a great way to show that.
Is this tour run by Experience First?
No, it’s run by one of our trusted and vetted partners in London.