The City: Power and Sacrifice

Walk the hidden alleyways and discover the hidden symbols and secrets of the Square Mile. During the walk you’ll meet the heroes, villains and martyrs of the City of London. We will ask who really holds the power in the City? And what sacrifices were made to get it?
The City Walking Tour
Guildhall - City of London | Look Up London Walking Tour


By revealing the tiny details and the sights usually ignored by busy Londoners, you’ll look up to encounter stories of religious fanatics, true heroism and unescapable evidence of the transatlantic slave trade.

The City Walking Tour


The City of London walk starts outside exit 2 of St Paul’s Station, by the Cafe Nero (map here). It lasts 90 minutes and ends near Fenchurch Street. 


⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “We explored main thoroughfares and also tiny alleys, nooks and crannies that only an expert London guide like Katie will help you discover.” – Maggie, December 2020

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “It was an excellent walk which took us into many of the small alleyways of the city. Katie was great, plenty of knowledge about the area and buildings. I learnt many new things. It was superb all round.” – Terry, November 2022

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ “This was my second tour with Katie and Look Up London in person after many many virtual tours. This time in the City of London. Katie is simply the best tour guide I have used anywhere and the best in London, in person or virtually. She guided us through the vast history of the square mile from gardens to buildings, who holds the power and the characters that have shaped this famous area. She is so enthusiastic about her home city and it really shows in the tour. Already booked for another” – Gary, June 2021