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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
23rd April 1959 1st heliport in Britain opens in London
23rd April 1925 1st London performance of operetta Fasquita staged
23rd April 1881 Gilbert and Sullivan's opera Patience produced in London
23rd April 1775 Artist J.M.W. Turner was born in Covent Garden, London.
23rd April 1705 Richard Steele's Tender Husband, premieres in London
23rd April 1702 The Coronation of Anne I in Westminster Abbey.
23rd April 1685 The Coronation of James II (and VII of Scotland) in Westminster Abbey.
23rd April 1661 English king Charles II crowned in London
23rd April 1661 The Coronation of Charles II in Westminster Abbey.
The London Dungeons
The gruesome theme park of horror and grisly London history.
Location: 28-34 Tooley Street, London
Description: The London Dungeons are a tourist attraction opened in 1976, near London Bridge rail station about various tortures from the Medieval Age.
It recreates various gory and macabre historical events in a grimly comedic, 'gallows humour' style, which attempts to make them appealing to the younger generation.
It uses a mixture of live actors, special effects and rides. Great for Halloween!
It features attractions about the bubonic plague, sweeney todd, jack the ripper, and the great fire of london amongst other theme park style rides.
Tagged in this Tour: Scary walk
Tagged in this Tour: The Scariest Tour in London
Tagged in this Tour: Gruesome London Halloween Tour