Uncover Clerkenwell's Past: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 2.2km
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Duration 1h
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore Clerkenwell's past with the In-App Audio Tour
  • Discover where Lenin planned a revolution
  • See the site of Wat Tyler's uprising
  • Admire the old Sessions House facade
  • Uncover histories of the Charterhouse monks
Dive into the depths of London's history with this Self-Guided Audio Tour that will captivate history enthusiasts and curious explorers alike. Wander through the storied streets of Clerkenwell on a journey that connects you with the characters and events that shaped the world. From fearless leaders to monumental uprisings, this tour narrates a saga of defiance and determination. Starting at Farringdon Station and concluding at the Old Bailey, this tour guides you across various historical touchstones in a clear path that's easy to follow. Along the route, experience the raw tales of rebellion at places like the haunting site of Prior Houghton's execution, and feel the pulse of revolution at Vladimir Lenin's former workspace. The path is lined with architectural wonders, secret alleys, and former marketplaces that whisper the city's gritty past. By the journey's end, you will have woven through alleyways and squares, each offering a new chapter of Clerkenwell's past to uncover. A highlight is sure to be Smithfield Market, with its grand design and meaty history. As the final words of the tour fade out, travelers are left standing before the Old Bailey, reflecting on the victories and tragedies of some of history's most indomitable spirits.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Farringdon Station
Old Bailey
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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