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Address: Brick Lane, London E2 8NH, England
Phone Number:
+44 7551 911822
09:00 - 19:00
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Sun 10:30 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 19:00
Sat 09:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Discover the London you won't find in the guide books with London's...

Discover the London you won't find in the guide books with London's original off-the-beaten-track tour provider! Come with us to explore the culture, community and street art of London's vibrant East End. We offer unique and original walking tours, bike tours and food & drink tours and as London's original street art tour provider we also offer street art workshops led by our team of street artists. Tour prices start at pay-what-you-want so there's something for everyone at a price to suit all budgets. Let our expert guides show you the real London, from a local's perspective!

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Alternative London - Street Art Tour

Having done two street art tours with Alternative London which were so enjoyable I booked a private tour for school friends - Joanna, our lovely guide, pointed out all sorts of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Orpington, United Kingdom

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Orpington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Having done two street art tours with Alternative London which were so enjoyable I booked a private tour for school friends - Joanna, our lovely guide, pointed out all sorts of street art we would not have noticed and told us all about the artists - all my friends really enjoyed this different sort of walk - I would add... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very concise, high level tour in only 2 hours. I learned so much about street art in general and east London in particular. I wish it had been longer!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Thank you, Kia, for a thoroughly enjoyable and interesting tour! Definitely appreciating even more the world of street art.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm staying in London for four months and I'm glad I went on the Street Art Tour early on in my trip, because I will defiantly be back. There is so much art outside of the museum walls in London and this is the best tour to showcase it. I can't wait to explore the street art more on my... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

2 hours well spent if you're into art, history and learning from a knowledgeable guy (Kia) with a sense of humour. I'm a Londoner and would thoroughly recommend this walking tour of the areas around brick lane. It opened my eyes to a sub culture I never knew was so diverse and expressive. So, i you want a SHOCK 1,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I decided to go for the early afternoon tour with our guide Josh, a street artist with incredible knowledge of East London and the street artists who left a mark there. Even though we were familiar with the area, Josh gave us plenty of interesting information about its history. Highlight of the tour: the nomadic community gardens,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went on the street art tour on Feb 18th with our guide Josh. Josh is a street artist himself and gave us both an insight into a world of art we are not familiar with. Josh also gave us some interesting history of the area. It was great doing a tour of an area I am... More 

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking art tour :) One of the best tours I've ever done! Our tour guide Kea was amazing, encouraging us to ask questions and had answers every single time. He blended art, history & local knowledge perfectly over our 2 hour tour. This is a must do if you're coming to London!!

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Rouen, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very instructiv visit in Brick Lane and Shoreditch by Josh, our tour guide, about streetart and those who make it.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter is currently studying GCSE Art and is doing a project on 'the city'. Living in a rural area I agreed to take her to London to photograph some tall buildings and to try and find some graffiti. By chance when researching on line I came across the 'Alternative London' walking tour which includes graffiti viewing. I admit to... More 

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