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Context London Tours

2 College Place, London SW10 0QZ, England
+44 20 3514 1780
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Walking tour

We had an exceptional tour of historical city of London this week. What made it so special was our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Marc C
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Tower of London

Vivienne Haxby was a fabulous guide. She was so passionate about the history and so knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Atlanta, Georgia
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2 College Place, London SW10 0QZ, England
+44 20 3514 1780

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had an exceptional tour of historical city of London this week. What made it so special was our guide, Peter (I wish I could remember his last name). He was so enthusiastic and eager to share his knowledge of the old city. He was...More

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Vivienne Haxby was a fabulous guide. She was so passionate about the history and so knowledgeable especially about the crown jewels. She was so welcoming and fun. We visited many other attractions but this was absoultely our favorite. If your crazy about English Royalty history...More

Thank VictoriaWach
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a super long overdue review of Dr Lawrence Owens as a tour guide for the British Museum!! He was very very good with the children. I was most impressed that he got my 8 year old interested in history. He was funny and...More

Thank Bradie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Our guide was a pleasure to be with and she filled in so many gaps in history that we had. Thanks for an excellent time.

Thank ratobin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my first ever trip to London the first week of May 2017 and traveled with a friend (who had already visited several times). At the advice of a travel professional in the states, we booked Context tours - Tower of London, Portrait of a...More

1  Thank Dana C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We toured Salisbury by car, Stonehenge and Bath by foot. Rosemary was so pleasant to be with. She was knowledgeable about the subject matter and incredibly enthused- which was quite infectious. She was open to questions about anything British. I would certainly recommend Rosemary to...More

1  Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We arranged a private tour of Stonehenge and Bath with Hazel. She met us at the train, provided premium parking and express entry @ Stonehenge and gave an insider's expert viewpoint of Bath. Even my two teenagers were enthralled! Plan on a full day, wear...More

Thank lesliegrand
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My husband & I were traveling in London with our 3 boys (12, 12 & 9) and were looking for tours that would keep them interested and engaged. We booked the Tower of London for families (Philippa Owen), British Museum for families (Lawrence Owens) and...More

Thank k2nyc421
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I feel a bit guilty about the low rating here, because Context Tours has mostly glowing reviews. I think the huge crowds were the majority of the problem and not necessarily Context Tour itself, but I was hugely disappointed with our tour of the Tower...More

Thank Laurie417
ContextTravel, Manager at Context London Tours, responded to this review

Dear Laurie417, Thank you for your feedback. While we're pleased that you felt your docent was knowledgable and kind, we were sorry to read that you felt the experience was different from expected. We do send a client survey after every walk but having not...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

We visited the Tower of London with Sarah Jane in March. It was truly a highlight of our trip. To preface this, we were 30 minutes late for our tour (wrong direction on Tube). I was able to email Context in London to let them...More

1  Thank Jennifer L
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I'm very interested in booking the British Museum tour with Lawrence Owens if still possible. My wife an I will be in London, and would like to do this tour, on Weds, Oct 7. I cannot figure out how to book the tour. Please let me know how to book this tour. Rich Santilli
15 July 2015|
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Response from ContextTravel | Property representative |
Hello Rich, Thanks for thinking of us for your upcoming trip to London! You can book on our website or by calling our US Office at 1.800.691.6036 If you are booking a private walk and would like to request a particular... More