London East End Tour

Now London’s most diverse and culturally creative area, the East End has been a dangerous slum on the outskirts of the capital, a centre for trade and immigration, and an up-and-coming trendy locale full of couture cocktails and trend-setting street art. Tracing the paths of some of the most eccentric and revolutionary characters in London’s history, Free Tours by Foot is ready to show you the London you won’t findEast End London Tour in your tourist guide books!

Spend a couple of hours with us and discover that Brick Lane and the alternative neighbourhoods of the East End are really treasure troves of goodies! Learn why immigrants made the East End their home, how this eclectic community evolved from Victorian slums to its’ present-day trend-setting district, and learn the stories of those who helped shape this area of London into one of the most diverse and interesting spots in the city.

Come with Free Tours By Foot and see why a visit to the East End is an integral part of any visit to London!

Sights we visit or cover on the East End Tour:

  • Spitalfields Market
  • Brick Lane
  • Whitechapel (made famous by the ‘Whitechapel Murders’ – committed by Jack the Ripper)
  • Liverpool Street
  • The Old Jewish Quarter
  • Street Art
  • Shoreditch
  • The ‘Gherkin’
Tour information

Reservations: Click here to reserve.

Where: Tour begins from just outside the Whitechapel Gallery, just outside the Aldgate East Underground station (map)

Duration: Approximately 2.5 hours.

When:  View our full Calendar

Cost: This tour is free to take, and you get to decide what, if anything, the tour was worth when it’s done. A name-your-own-price tour is a tour for anyone’s budget.