crime Top Crime-related places to visit in London.

Top Crime-related places to visit in London.


Crime is one of the most intriguing and captivating themes in modern life, and London's history is full of real life escapades, robberies, murders and other nefarious criminal intent. Find out here exactly where they happened.

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11. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
12. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
13. Peter the Great trashed here @ 146 Deptford High Street, London
14. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
15. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
16. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
17. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
18. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
19. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
20. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
21. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
22. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
23. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
24. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
25. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
26. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
27. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
28. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
29. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
30. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
31. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
32. The Tyburn Tree @ Bayswater Road, London
33. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
34. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
35. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
36. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
37. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
38. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
39. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie @ Kingfisher Avenue, Wanstead
40. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
41. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
42. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
43. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
44. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
45. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
46. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
47. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
48. Barry George's Flat @ 2b Crookham Road, Fulham, London
49. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
50. How to Arrest a Whole Pub @ 15 Wharf Road, Shoreditch
51. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
52. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
53. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
54. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
55. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
56. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
57. Bomb Plotters Flat @ 386A Forest Road, Walthamstow
58. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
59. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
60. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
61. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
62. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
63. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
64. Metropolis @ Metropolis, 70 Chiswick High Road, London
65. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
66. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
67. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
68. Dr Crippen Lived Here @ 34-37 Store Street, Bloomsbury
69. Botched Anti-Terror Police Raid @ 46 Lansdown Road, Forest Gate, London
70. The Garrick Arms @ 8 Charing Cross Road, London
71. Iranian Embassy Siege @ 16 Princes Gate, Knightsbridge
72. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
73. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
74. Elephant & Castle Subway @ Elephant & Castle Station
75. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
76. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
77. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
78. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
79. The Jowell's scandal home @ Raveley Street, Kentish Town
80. The Old Palace Yard @ Abingdon Street, Westminster
81. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
82. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
83. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
84. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
85. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
86. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
87. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
88. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
89. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
90. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
91. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
92. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
93. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
94. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
95. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
96. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
97. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
98. World Cup was stolen from here @ Central Hall, Westminster
99. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
100. A Royal Wake-Up Call @ Buckingham Palace
101. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
102. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
103. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
104. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
105. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
106. The Great Pearl Robbery @ 88 Hatton Garden, Holborn
107. Robber Claude Duval Caught here @ The Marquis, 51-52 Chandos Place, Covent Garden
108. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
109. Handbag Gang Strike Again @ New Bond Street
110. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London