London Untapped tours uncover the history of the city through its pubs, inns and taverns, visiting famous sites alongside often undiscovered gems. The Square Mile is home to over 200 drinking establishments and 2,000 years of history including plots, plagues, politics, a cork-popping parrot and the invention of IPA. London’s pub history provides a unique picture of the past of our beloved capital.
Walking tours are suitable for anyone with an interest in the history of London. From first-time visitors to long-term Londoners wanting to discover the hidden stories and alleyways of the city. As well as listed walks, we can build bespoke tours to suit your group, from tipplers to teetotallers. We specialise in corporate events, offering an alternative to the usual group team building; part guided walk, part social event and providing a fascinating local history lesson for your team.
I’m Sarah, an accredited City of London Guide, a Green Badge guide and a qualified brewer. A born and bred Londoner with a passion for the past, I host walking tours of London with a particular focus on the fascinating history of London’s drinking and pub scene. When not brewing or guiding, I work for Art Fund, the UK charity that protects and enriches the country’s museums and art galleries.
Join this walk to find out about some of London's oldest pubs as well as the people and events associated with them. Plots, plagues, politics, a cork-popping parrot, ghostly goings-on and the invention of IPA, London’s pub history provides a fascinating picture of the city. On this walk learn about London’s brewing history and experience
Join this walk to find out about some of London's oldest pubs as well as the people and events associated with them. Plots, plagues, politics, a cork-popping parrot, ghostly goings-on and the invention of IPA, London’s pub history provides a fascinating picture of the city. On this walk learn about London’s brewing history and experience its brewing revival - all while sampling some of its best taverns and brews
Discover the City's best sips, sights and stories on this guided historic walk. As well as discovering 2,000 years of history, you will sample the sips that the city was built on. From historic tap houses to awesome rooftops, gin palaces, cafes and the coolest new craft drinking venues, there is something for everyone on this tour, from the most ardent tippler to the teetotaller.
Executions, the black death, fire and body snatching, all while quenching your thirst at Shakespeare’s house. Fancy a pint alongside a ‘hanging breakfast’….We know just the place! Join this guided walk to discover the dark, gruesome side of London. Execution spots, stunning vistas, hidden alleyways, 2,000 years of history and of course, some excellent pubs.
For small group tours, we can customise an itinerary to emphasize your interests. If you have a special request, send us a message, and we will be sure to get back to you soon.