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Spy Stories Immerse yourself in London's history of espionage as you discover the city's secret spy stories
  • History

  • Mayfair

  • 2.5 hours

About the Experience
  • Step back in time and visit the London buildings and alleyways tied to the daring escapades and spy missions of the past.
  • Learn about the special teams created by the British and Americans during WWII, ranging from counter-espionage and sabotage abroad to code-cracking.
  • Hear stories of the Royal Family’s controversial relationship with Hitler and the Libyan Embassy Siege of 1984.
  • Get introduced to the famous Cambridge Spy Ring and their impact on espionage efforts from the WWII through to the Cold War.

Experience details

  • Available year-round, Saturday - Sunday or weekday evenings from 7pm
  • Start times between 9:00 am and 7pm
  • Guests are encouraged to bring a camera and advised to wear flat-soled comfortable footwear
  • This Experience is appropriate for children
  • Perfect for: People passionate about history (particularly WWII) and espionage, those who want to learn about the real-life counterparts to Sherlock Holmes and 007.

Why SideStory?

  • Private and tailor-made
  • Expert Insider
  • Refreshment included
  • Flexible cancellation
  • Carefully curated itineraries

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Price Per Person:
£145pp (£290)