Home

Tours | Categories (New, Hot) | Map

Alcohol - Ancient - Animal - Architecture - Art - Aviation - Boxing - Celebrity - Charity - Children - Church - Cinema - Comedy - Crime - Dance - Death - Disaster - Drugs - Fashion - Food - Gambling - Ghost - Grave - Health - Historical - Industry - Justice - LGBT - Literary - Look Up - Medical - Military - Motoring - Murder - Museum - Music - Nature - Naval - Paranormal - Pioneer - Poetry - Police - Politics - Pub - Public Amenities - Quirky - Religion - Retail - Ripper - River - Royalty - Science - Sculpture - Sex - Signs - Society - Sport - Subterranean - Technology - Theatre - Train - Transport - Tube - TV - Weather -

Contact Us

IN THE NEWS

Westfield Stratford City East
Westfield Stratford City East Retail Theme

TOUR OF THE MONTH

The Kate & William Wedding Tour
The Kate & William Wedding Tour

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

26th April 1999 TV Presenter Jill Dando murdered on her doorstep in London.go to related location

26th April 1976 Neil McCallum, actor (Pete-Saber of London), dies at 45

26th April 1973 2 Gentlemen of Verona, musical opens in London

26th April 1947 Bless the Bride musical opens in London

26th April 1934 The Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI) was married to Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (later The Queen Mother) in Westminster Abbey.go to related location

26th April 1928 Madame Tussaud's waxwork exhibition opens in London

26th April 1921 Born today: Harry Knutton, Maj-Gen/dir-general (London City and Guilds Institute)

26th April 1915 Italy secretly signes Pact of London with Britain, France and Russia

26th April 1890 Henry Morton Stanley inaugurated in London

Top Ancient-related places to visit in London.



London's ancient origins are plenty documented from the Roman burial excavaltions by archeaologists to the remaining parts of the old walls to hidden rivers, to folklore crime and legends, London's riven with ancient tales and stories from days of yore...

TOP 10 ANCIENT RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE ANCIENT SIGHTS:

11. Forest Gate's Old Spotted Dog @ 212 Upton Lane, Forest Gate
12. The White Bear Inn @ 221 Piccadilly, London
13. London's Gladiator Colosseum @ Guildhall Yard, Off Gresham Street, London
14. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
15. London's Oldest Outdoor Statue @ Trinity Church Square, Southwark
16. Oldest house in the City @ 41/42 Cloth Fair, London
17. The Hoop & Grapes @ 47 Aldgate High Street
18. St Nicholas' Church @ Deptford Green, London
19. Oldest Shopfront in London @ 56 Artillery Lane
20. The Temple of Mithras @ Temple Court, Queen Victoria Street, London
21. Oldest Church in London? @ St Peter on Cornhill, Cornhill, London
22. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
23. The Roman Bath @ 5 Strand Lane, London
24. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
25. Saffron Hill @ Saffron Hill, Farringdon
26. Charterhouse @ Charterhouse Square, Smithfield, London
27. The Cherry Tree @ 22 The Green, Southgate, London
28. Loughton's Iron Age Camp @ Loughton Camp, Loughton, Epping Forest
29. George Monoux's Moones @ 41-43 Billet Road, Walthamstow, London
30. London's First Bridge @ River Thames, Vauxhall
31. Comedy of Errors 1st Performance @ Gray's Inn Hall, South Square, Holborn
32. Pole Hill's Inaccurate Obelisk @ Pole Hill, Chingford
33. The Museum of London @ 150 London Wall, Barbican
34. Bishopsgate Mitre @ Bishopsgate and Wormwood Street
35. The Lamb and Flag @ 33, Rose Street
36. Fulham Palace @ Bishop's Avenue, Fulham, London
37. Headstone Manor @ Pinner View, Middlesex
38. The Last Wherryman's Seat @ Bankside, Southwark Bridge, Southwark
39. Old Bank of England Pub @ 194 Fleet Street
40. Bruce Castle Museum @ Lordship Lane, Tottenham
41. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
42. London's Female Gladiator @ 159 Great Dover Street, Southwark
43. Lesnes Abbey Ruins @ Abbey Road, Belvedere, Kent
44. The Ship Tavern @ 27 Lime Street
45. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
46. The Oldest Bridge still in use @ Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
47. London Bridge @ London Bridge, Southwark, London
48. The Ancient House @ Walthamstow Village, London
49. The York Watergate @ Embankment Gardens, Westminster, London
50. Beddington Roman Villa @ Beddington Sewage Works, Croydon
51. The Cutty Sark @ 2 Greenwich Church Street, Greenwich, London
52. St Margarets and Captain Cook @ Abbey Road, Barking
53. Merton Priory @ Merantun Way, Merton
54. Edward III's House @ Bermondsey Wall East
55. The Rose Theatre @ 21 New Globe Walk, London
56. Middle Temple Hall @ Middle Temple Lane, London
57. Ambresbury Banks @ Epping Forest
58. Well Hall Pleasaunce @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
59. Number 1 Poultry @ 1 Poultry, London
60. The Cheapside Cross @ Cheapside, London
61. The Petrie Museum @ UCL, Malet Place, Bloomsbury
62. The London Stone @ Cannon Street, London
63. Shakespeare's Curtain Theatre @ Curtain Road, Shoreditch
64. Chapter House @ East Cloisters, Westminster Abbey, London