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The Original Loo Tour
February 10 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 30, 2022
An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, repeating indefinitely
It’s Not the Bog-Standard London Experience!
This walking tour explores the underside of London’s history and uncovers everything you never knew you wanted to know about lavatories. From the very first flushers to hot tips on how to find a loo in London today (and save a penny along the way), this tour has something for everyone!
– How the Romans Wiped their bottoms
– The Great Stink of 1858
– The Most Patriotic Loo in London
– London’s Accessible toilets
– A space-age pop-up urinal
– The British Toilet Association
– A cocktail bar in a former loo
The route runs from WaterLOO station to the Covent Garden Area.
Public tours run on Thursdays and Saturdays and are also available for private bookings.
Guests have said:
“I’ve been visiting the area for 35 years, and yet almost everything that was pointed out on this walking tour was new to me. Highly recommended for something different!”
“I spent the rest of the weekend relaying the fun stories and anecdotes to anyone who would listen. Can’t recommend this tour enough.”
“…this tour is worth it just for the looks you get from passers-by as you follow a woman proudly holding up a plunger.”