Official Guides to the City of London

Ian McDowell




Accessible tours, Architecture, Christopher Wren's London, City churches, Crime and punishment, Evening walks, General city tour, Ghost walks, Great Fire of London, Guildhall Art Gallery, Literary tours, Livery companies, Medicine, Medieval London, Pub tours, Religion, River Thames, Romans, Wartime.


BBC Radio 4 and BBC World Service writer and broadcaster. Winner of the Winchester Reading Prize for public speaking at Cambridge University. 

Guided Tours

My tours are "immersive". I take you deeply into the culture of the time using quotations, poetry and drama. I can prepare bespoke tours that reflect your literary, architectural, or even supernatural interests.