12 episodes

Discover London's historic East End at your own pace with our free audio tour. Let our academic experts bring more than 300 years of east London's fascinating past to life, using your MP3 player or smartphone. The tour starts at Liverpool Street Station and finishes at Stepney Green Underground Station. With 12 stops, it takes around one hour to complete the route.

Audio walking tour of East London Queen Mary University of London

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Discover London's historic East End at your own pace with our free audio tour. Let our academic experts bring more than 300 years of east London's fascinating past to life, using your MP3 player or smartphone. The tour starts at Liverpool Street Station and finishes at Stepney Green Underground Station. With 12 stops, it takes around one hour to complete the route.

    Liverpool Street Station

    Liverpool Street Station

    Exit Liverpool Street Station via Bishopsgate West exit (near WH Smith). You will come out opposite Bishopsgate Police Station. Then cross Bishopsgate. Walk to Artillery Lane, which is the first turn on the right after the Woodin's Shade Pub.

    • 58 sec
    Artillery Passage

    Artillery Passage

    Follow Artillery Lane round to the right (approximately 130m). Artillery Passage is at the bottom on the right (Alexander Boyd Tailoring shop is on the corner).

    • 2 min
    Petticoat Lane Market

    Petticoat Lane Market

    Walk up Artillery Passage. Continue to the top of Widegate Street (past the King's Store Pub). Turn left onto Middlesex Street (opposite the Shooting Star Pub). Continue to the junction with Wentworth Street (on the left).

    • 1 min
    Jewish Soup Kitchen

    Jewish Soup Kitchen

    Turn left up Wentworth Street then turn left up Bell Lane. Turn right up Brune Street (opposite the Sainsbury's Local).

    • 1 min
    Christ Church Spitalfields

    Christ Church Spitalfields

    Walk to the far end of Brune Street. Turn left onto Toynbee Street and up to Commercial Street. Christ Church is approximately 50m up on the right.

    • 2 min
    Huguenot History

    Huguenot History

    Walk past Christ Church and turn first right down Fournier Street (The 10 Bells Pub is on the corner). Walk to the junction of Wilkes Street (on the left).

    • 2 min

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