Who would guess that just north of Oxford Street, lies a wealth of fascinating stories about some extraordinary female characters? Explore the Ladies of Marylebone on this new walking tours!
There’s hardly a blue plaque to give you a hint, so let’s follow Muriel to walk in the footsteps of The Ladies of Marylebone: heiresses, countesses and duchesses galore, a well loved poet, a mathematical genius, a ground-breaking social reformer, some heroic spies, a daring bunch of Suffragettes (and a few less reputable but unforgettable characters).
“Muriel is fantastic. Knowledgable and charming” – Reviewed March 2020
Get off the beaten track, down side streets in search of incredible stories. Join in for female London history in a nutshell in trendy Marylebone!
The walk lasts around 90 minutes, starting from Bond Street Station. Expect stories of way more than typical ‘ladies’, including poets, murderers and spies!
All Look Up London tours focus on the hidden stories, trying to spot the details above your eye line that are often missed by passersby. There’s a lot of information in an architectural detail, a crest or a sculpture that tells you about the history of the area! See all the walks here.