Charles Booth’s pioneering socio-economic study of Victorian London provides the inspiration for a fascinating glimpse into London’s past, present and future. Sean Patterson’s unconventional walks combine architecture, literature, social history and psychogeography to bring this rich story to life.

three hours of unforgettable urban exploration’ The Londonist

Recommended by Guardian’s top ten guided walks


‘this is an immaculately well-rounded walk’  Huffington Post 

Time out Blog

Walking tours in London


Deptford Walks (3 hours 15 min with a short pub stop)

July    Sun 13  (10:30)    Sun 27  (10:30)

Meet outside ‘‘Vinyl’ cafe, 4 Tanners Hill



Clerkenwell Walks (2 hours 15 min)

July    Sun 6  (12:00)   Sat 19  (11:00)

Meet on the northern side of St. John’s Square EC1V4JJ



Whitechapel Walks (2 hours)


July    Sat 12  (14:30)  

Meet in Altab Ali Park opposite the Whitechapel Gallery Aldgate East



Booking essential

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All walks £10 (£8 concs.)

Private bookings at a time of your choice

Gift vouchers available

Charles Booth walking tours in London

Charles Booth inspired walks:

   Clerkenwell    Deptford   Whitechapel

Literary walks:

Covent Garden     Clerkenwell