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The Lambeth Tour Guides Association are proud to represent tour-guiding across the diverse and historic borough of Lambeth.

Upcoming Walks

  • Happy Birthday to 'Melody'
    Happy Birthday to 'Melody'
    Sun, 21 Apr
    London
    21 Apr 2024, 11:00 – 13:00
    London, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XG, UK
    21 Apr 2024, 11:00 – 13:00
    London, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XG, UK
    LambethFantastical presents Lambeth's very own cult movie. Melody, sometimes known by its alternative title S.W.A.L.K. (Sealed With A Loving Kiss), will be 53 on April 21st. What starts as a tale of puppy love between two cupid smitten twelve year olds ends with a full blown rebellion by pupils
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  • Water Lambeth: medieval to present day
    Water Lambeth: medieval to present day
    Sat, 27 Apr
    London
    27 Apr 2024, 11:00
    London, Lambeth Palace Rd, London SE1, UK
    27 Apr 2024, 11:00
    London, Lambeth Palace Rd, London SE1, UK
    A new walk in this relatively unknown part of Lambeth which has many links with both The City of London and Westminster. See where Henry the V111 is said to have come courting and where the gunpowder was stored for the failed attempt by Guy Fawkes to blow up Parliament.
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  • Crossing the Thames
    Crossing the Thames
    Tue, 07 May
    London
    07 May 2024, 13:30
    London, Bondway, Wandsworth Rd, London SW8 2LN, UK
    07 May 2024, 13:30
    London, Bondway, Wandsworth Rd, London SW8 2LN, UK
    Seven bridges cross the Thames from the borough of Lambeth (counting Hungerford and the Golden Jubilee bridges as three) but more than that have been replaced or have vanished altogether. Let's walk along the Lambeth side of the river to hear of the bridges, and the ferries, and the tunnels
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  • South Bank Walks: Eurovision & the South Bank Playlist
    South Bank Walks: Eurovision & the South Bank Playlist
    Sat, 11 May
    London
    11 May 2024, 11:00 – 12:30
    London, Waterloo Station, London SE1 8SQ, UK
    11 May 2024, 11:00 – 12:30
    London, Waterloo Station, London SE1 8SQ, UK
    It's the Eurovision final today so what better time to take a walk through local pop music history! Join Lambeth Tour Guides Association guide David Turnbull for this fun pop music-themed walking tour that spotlights the wild and wonderful stories behind a host of iconic songs and performances.
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  • On safari in SE1 - The amazing animals of Waterloo
    On safari in SE1 - The amazing animals of Waterloo
    Sat, 11 May
    London
    11 May 2024, 13:00
    London, Underground Ltd, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XG, UK
    11 May 2024, 13:00
    London, Underground Ltd, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XG, UK
    Join us for an exciting adventure as we explore the incredible animal life right in the heart of Waterloo! Get ready to encounter a host of different creatures and learn how they made SE1 their home.
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  • London History Day Walking Tour
    London History Day Walking Tour
    Wed, 29 May
    London
    29 May 2024, 12:00 – 13:00
    London, 68-70 Blackfriars Rd, London SE1 8JZ, UK
    29 May 2024, 12:00 – 13:00
    London, 68-70 Blackfriars Rd, London SE1 8JZ, UK
    Step back in time and explore the vibrant streets of Waterloo with our guided walking tour, specially curated for London History Day. Prepare to be captivated as you uncover hidden gems and local lore, guided by our knowledgeable host. As a bonus, receive a complimentary voucher for Lower Marsh Mar
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  • Walking Tour - Waterloo in Fiction
    Walking Tour - Waterloo in Fiction
    Wed, 05 Jun
    London
    05 Jun 2024, 18:00 – 20:00
    London, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XG, UK
    05 Jun 2024, 18:00 – 20:00
    London, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XG, UK
    This walk explores the Waterloo of historical fiction. Tracy Chevalier's Burning Bright brings William Blake's Lambeth to life, Michael Sadleir's Forlorn Sunset and Renton Nicholson's Dombey and Daughter explore its seamier side in Victorian times, while for Sam Selvon's Lonely Londoners of the 1940
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  • Unseen Vauxhall 2 - More Vanished and More Unnoticed - guided walk
    Unseen Vauxhall 2 - More Vanished and More Unnoticed - guided walk
    Thu, 13 Jun
    London
    13 Jun 2024, 14:00
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
    13 Jun 2024, 14:00
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
    There are more unnoticed details and vanished history in Vauxhall than can be seen in one walk - so here's a second walk!
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  •  Secrets of Streatham Village
     Secrets of Streatham Village
    Fri, 12 Jul
    London
    12 Jul 2024, 12:00
    London, Streatham Green, Streatham High Rd, London SW16 6HE, UK
    12 Jul 2024, 12:00
    London, Streatham Green, Streatham High Rd, London SW16 6HE, UK
    The bustling locality of Streatham village hides a not so distant past. We’ll visit an ancient green, a hidden well and a unique cobbled mews, and hear stories about life and characters in rural Streatham. Bring your imagination along with your walking shoes.
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  • Beating Lambeth's Bounds (part 1) A guided walk along the first mile of the Lambeth parish boundary.
    Beating Lambeth's Bounds (part 1) A guided walk along the first mile of the Lambeth parish boundary.
    Fri, 19 Jul
    London
    19 Jul 2024, 13:30
    London, Waterloo Rd, London SE1 8TY, UK
    19 Jul 2024, 13:30
    London, Waterloo Rd, London SE1 8TY, UK
    Beating the Bounds is an ancient custom that was originally devised for local officials to inspect the parish boundary and the various markers thereof, and to fix the boundaries in minds of poor parishioners by having boys whacking the boundary with willow sticks as the party proceded
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  • Unseen Vauxhall 3 - Even More Vanished and Unnoticed
    Unseen Vauxhall 3 - Even More Vanished and Unnoticed
    Sun, 25 Aug
    London
    25 Aug 2024, 14:30
    London, Wandsworth Rd, Nine Elms, London SW8 2GE, UK
    25 Aug 2024, 14:30
    London, Wandsworth Rd, Nine Elms, London SW8 2GE, UK
    Where was the first museum open to the public in England? Did Vauxhall have its own three musketeers? What is the last remaining clue to the location of Walton Terrace? Why are detatched tearraced houses often found next to schools? Your guide: Geoff Fairbairn, walkinglambeth@gmail.com
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  • Unseen Vauxhall – the Vanished and the Unnoticed - Guided Walk
    Unseen Vauxhall – the Vanished and the Unnoticed - Guided Walk
    Sun, 01 Sept
    London
    01 Sept 2024, 14:30
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
    01 Sept 2024, 14:30
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
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  • Inspirational Women of Clapham
    Inspirational Women of Clapham
    Sun, 22 Sept
    London
    22 Sept 2024, 14:30
    London, The Pavement, London SW4 0HY, UK
    22 Sept 2024, 14:30
    London, The Pavement, London SW4 0HY, UK
    Authors, scientists, fashion designers and many more. Meet some of the inspirational women of Clapham
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  • Crossing the Thames
    Crossing the Thames
    Mon, 07 Oct
    London
    07 Oct 2024, 13:30
    London, Bondway, Wandsworth Rd, London SW8 2LN, UK
    07 Oct 2024, 13:30
    London, Bondway, Wandsworth Rd, London SW8 2LN, UK
    Seven bridges cross the Thames from the borough of Lambeth (counting Hungerford and the Golden Jubilee bridges as three) but more than that have been replaced or have vanished altogether. Let's walk along the Lambeth side of the river to hear of the bridges, and the ferries, and the tunnels
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  • Unseen Vauxhall – the Vanished and the Unnoticed - Guided Walk
    Unseen Vauxhall – the Vanished and the Unnoticed - Guided Walk
    Sat, 02 Nov
    London
    02 Nov 2024, 14:00
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
    02 Nov 2024, 14:00
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
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  • On safari in SE1 - The amazing animals of Waterloo
    On safari in SE1 - The amazing animals of Waterloo
    Sat, 09 Nov
    London
    09 Nov 2024, 13:00
    London, Underground Ltd, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XG, UK
    09 Nov 2024, 13:00
    London, Underground Ltd, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Rd, London SE1 7XG, UK
    Join us for an exciting adventure as we explore the incredible animal life right in the heart of Waterloo! Get ready to encounter a host of different creatures and learn how they made SE1 their home.
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  • Unseen Vauxhall 2 - More Vanished and More Unnoticed - guided walk
    Unseen Vauxhall 2 - More Vanished and More Unnoticed - guided walk
    Wed, 13 Nov
    London
    13 Nov 2024, 14:00
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
    13 Nov 2024, 14:00
    London, S Lambeth Pl, London SW8, UK
    There are more unnoticed details and vanished history in Vauxhall than can be seen in one walk - so here's a second walk!
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  • What's behind the South Bank?
    What's behind the South Bank?
    Sun, 15 Dec
    London
    15 Dec 2024, 14:00 – 16:00
    London, London SE1 7ND, UK
    15 Dec 2024, 14:00 – 16:00
    London, London SE1 7ND, UK
    In an area that offers so much to see and do it’s easy to overlook some of its most intriguing features. This walk from Waterloo to Blackfriars Bridge highlights hidden gems; some tucked away and others hiding in plain sight. We explore new developments alongside remnants of its industrial past
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