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. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
12. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
13. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
14. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
15. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
16. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
17. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
18. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
19. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
20. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
21. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
22. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
23. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie @ Kingfisher Avenue, Wanstead
24. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
25. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
26. Peter the Great trashed here @ 146 Deptford High Street, London
27. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
28. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
29. The Tyburn Tree @ Bayswater Road, London
30. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
31. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
32. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
33. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
34. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
35. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
36. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
37. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
38. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
39. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
40. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
41. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
42. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
43. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
44. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
45. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
46. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
47. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
48. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
49. The Old Palace Yard @ Abingdon Street, Westminster
50. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
51. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
52. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
53. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
54. Iranian Embassy Siege @ 16 Princes Gate, Knightsbridge
55. Barry George's Flat @ 2b Crookham Road, Fulham, London
56. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
57. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
58. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
59. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
60. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
61. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
62. A Royal Wake-Up Call @ Buckingham Palace
63. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
64. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
65. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
66. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
67. The Garrick Arms @ 8 Charing Cross Road, London
68. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
69. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
70. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
71. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
72. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
73. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
74. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
75. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
76. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
77. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
78. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
79. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
80. Ted Terry dealt a Red Card @ Unit 4/Retail Park/Fleming Rd, Chafford Hundred
81. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
82. Botched Anti-Terror Police Raid @ 46 Lansdown Road, Forest Gate, London
83. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
84. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
85. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
86. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
87. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
88. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
89. Vere Street Coterie @ White Swan, Vere Street
90. World Cup was stolen from here @ Central Hall, Westminster
91. Not a nice way to go @ London Bridge
92. The Crown of villainy @ 43 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
93. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
94. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
95. How to Arrest a Whole Pub @ 15 Wharf Road, Shoreditch
96. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
97. Metropolis @ Metropolis, 70 Chiswick High Road, London
98. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
99. Once a Gun Safe House @ 257 Caledonian Road
100. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
101. The Great Pearl Robbery @ 88 Hatton Garden, Holborn
102. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
103. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
104. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
105. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
106. Dr Crippen Lived Here @ 34-37 Store Street, Bloomsbury
107. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
108. St Olaves Church @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
109. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
110. The Green Man @ Putney Heath