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Discover London's past and the people who shaped it.

On this walk, you'll see the Museum of London which covers everything and anything to do with the capital from prehistoric times onwards. There's the opportunity to learn about the lives of lesser-known heroes at the famous Watts Memorial to Heroic Self-Sacrifice and some unusual collections to enjoy at museums off the beaten track, including the City of London Police Museum.

What you can do in one hour or half a day

If you're just looking, allow about an hour.

If you’re going into the attractions, you should allow half a day.


'London stories, London people' is great for families, especially those with young children. It covers London’s history in full with lots of lesser-known gems that are not in the guidebooks.