By So Many To So Few - A Westminster in WW2 Private Walking Tour 

Beyond the Churchill War Rooms, this area is filled to the brim with WW2 history so take a trip back to Blitz-era Westminster on a private walking tour. Keep calm and carry on with an expert guide to lead the way.

1.5 hours

Private

Daily

9:30am, 1:00pm & 3:00pm

Winston Churchill
Winston Churchill

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General information
 

  • Private Tour

  • Return to the Westminster of the 1940s and discover a city under siege with a passionate local guide.

  • Discover the WW2 history of Westminster landmarks like big Ben, Westminster Abbey Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, Downing Street and Whitehall and find out how they tied into this war and beyond​

  • Perfect for adults or kids. In fact, anyone with an interest in the history of WW2 in Britain 

Tour description

On September 7th 1940, Nazi Germany sparked lightning war on London, dropping bombs across the city and beginning 57 consecutive nights of terror on Britain’s capital. But how did we get there and what was to happen next?

 

 

On a private walking tour with an expert guide, discover the grandeur of the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, the Cenotaph, Ministry of War, 10 Downing Street and Whitehall through the lens of WW2. Learn about the British resolve and the reality of life for millions at that time. 

 

We recommend purchasing your own tickets to Churchill’s War Rooms to explore as the perfect end to your private tour. Explore strategic bunkers from where Winston Churchill and cabinet were to conduct their part of WW2- frozen in time and ready to be discovered once again.

What's Included

  • Private guided tour of Westminster

  • English Speaking local expert guide

What's Not Included

  • Gratuities 
     

  • Food & drink 

  • Entrance Tickets 

  • Hotel pick-up & drop-off

  • Entrance Tickets to Churchill War Rooms

from £180 for a group of up to 5

          Instant confirmation

          100% secure payment

          Mobile voucher accepted

Optional

We highly recommend booking entrance to the Churchill War Rooms for an immersive dive into the use of this sprawling complex during WW2. Your walking tour with us will end at 2.30pm just outside the entrance. 

 

https://www.iwm.org.uk/visits/churchill-war-rooms

    

  •          Adult: £26.35

  •        Child: £13.15

* Subject to availability

Meeting Place

Meet our guide at The Monument to the RAF on the Victoria Embankment. The nearest underground railway station is Westminster. Follow the signs to “The Embankment” (exit 1) turn left out of the exit and the monument is less than 1 minute walk.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to the tour. Learn More

The Important Stuff

  • We highly recommend booking entrance to the Churchill War Rooms for an immersive dive into the use of this sprawling complex during WW2. Your walking tour with us will end at 2.30pm just outside the entrance.  https://www.iwm.org.uk/visits/churchill-war-rooms

        *Subject to availability. 

  • The tour will end outside Churchill War Rooms at 2:30pm

  • Please arrive fifteen minutes before the start time on your voucher

  • Though the ground is mostly flat, we cover quite a lot of it so please wear comfortable shoes and always carry water.