Take yourself back in time on this tour of two of London’s iconic World War II locations: Churchill War Rooms and St Paul’s Cathedral. We’ll take you back to the days of the Blitz, and bring to life the atmosphere of Second World War London, a city under fire. Hear stories of survival and resistance, as well as getting a sense of life in London in the 1940s.
This private walking tour includes:
- Meeting your private specialist guide at your hotel or apartment
- Private interior guided tour of the Churchill War Rooms
- Lunch recommendation and reservation made by us (food at your own cost)
- Private interior guided tour of St Paul’s Cathedral, including climbing the legendary dome
1 - 2 GUESTS
£610 by public transport
£995 by chauffeured luxury vehicle
3 - 5 Guests
£810 by public transport
£1195 by chauffeured luxury vehicle
6 - 10 Guests
£1150 by public transport
£1870 by chauffeured luxury vehicle
11 - 14 Guests
£1400 by public transport
£2120 by chauffeured luxury vehicle
We Come to You
Your expert private guide will meet you at your hotel, apartment, or central London location.
See the Seat of Power at Churchill War Rooms
Your specialist guide will lead you through the underground bunker that was Churchill’s command centre during World War Two. See the famous map room (as featured in Darkest Hour), and learn the stories of what was said over the red telephone line to the White House.
Westminster at War
Enjoy exterior views of the landmarks of Westminster like the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, and 10 Downing Street. Hear from your guide how ancient traditions adapted to the needs of wartime, including the habits of the Royal Family, as seen in the King’s Speech.
Lunch at a Location of Your Choice
Let London Tailored Tours look after your lunch arrangements – just let us know your preference during the booking, and we’ll book something to suit you.
Wartime London: Bombed but Unbowed
Travel to St Paul’s Cathedral, seeing the impact of the Blitz on London’s architecture. As you go, you’ll hear about the adventures that happened in the Blackout, and see the marks of war which still survive in modern London. Trace the bomb damage on the side of the Royal Air Force church which has been preserved as a memorial.
St Paul’s, a Symbol of Resistance
Enjoy a private interior tour of St Paul’s with your guide, including a visit to the famous Whispering Gallery. Hear the story of its miraculous escape from a direct bomb strike, and how it became an icon of Britain’s fighting spirit.
Advice and Support for the Rest of Your Trip
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