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The London Dungeon

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Location: Westminster
Region: London

Postcode: SE1 7PB

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Dive into the chilling depths of the London Dungeon, where history's darkest tales come to life with a thrilling blend of live actors, special effects, and heart-pounding rides. Embark on a journey through time, facing the horrors and mysteries of London's notorious past.

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  • The London Dungeon

    Visiting the London Dungeon is a thrilling journey through the capital’s dark and sinister past. Nestled in the heart of London, near the iconic London Eye, this attraction offers a unique blend of history, horror, and entertainment. Get your London Dungeon tickets now and prepare for a journey through the city’s darkest history.

    As you step inside, you’re transported back in time to some of London’s most notorious moments, from the plague-ridden streets to the shadowy lairs of infamous characters like Jack the Ripper and Sweeney Todd. The experience is brought to life through a combination of live actors, special effects, and gripping storytelling.

    Each meticulously designed set immerses you in a different chapter of London’s history, making you feel as if you’re walking through the pages of a history book, albeit a particularly gruesome one.

    The London Dungeon also features thrilling rides and interactive shows that engage visitors in the action, ensuring an unforgettable experience that’s both educational and spine-tingling. It’s a must-visit for those looking to explore the darker side of London’s past in an engaging and entertaining way.

    If you’re looking for an immersive and thrilling experience, the London Dungeon is the perfect choice.  From the Great Fire of London to the infamous Jack the Ripper, this interactive attraction brings the past to life in a spine-chilling way. Step into the depths of the dungeon and discover the secrets that lie within its walls. Don’t miss your chance to visit the London Dungeon and embark on an unforgettable adventure.

  • Highlights
    Not to be missed when visiting

    The Descent: An introduction to the Dungeon with a descent into the dark history of London, setting the mood for what’s to come.

    The Tyrant Boat Ride: Experience the fear and anticipation of being condemned by Henry VIII to a watery grave in this boat ride to oblivion.

    The Plague Doctor: Step back into the time of the Black Death, where the streets of London were filled with the sick and dying. Witness the gruesome effects of the plague and meet the Plague Doctor.

    Jack the Ripper: Enter the foggy streets of Whitechapel in 1888, where the infamous Jack the Ripper stalks his next victim. This segment captures the fear and mystery surrounding one of London’s most notorious unsolved crimes.

    Sweeney Todd: Visit the barber shop of Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street, and his accomplice Mrs. Lovett, who famously turned his victims into meat pies. It’s a chilling, sensory experience that plays on your fears and imagination.

    The Torture Chamber: Explore the grim and gruesome methods of torture used in the past. This exhibit is not for the faint-hearted, featuring graphic displays and tales of historical torture practices.

    Guy Fawkes’ Gunpowder Plot: Immerse yourself in the explosive plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament with Guy Fawkes. This segment brings to life the story of treason and plot with dramatic effects.

    The Great Fire of London: Experience the panic and chaos of the Great Fire of 1666, witnessing how the blaze started and spread through the city, changing the capital’s landscape forever.

    Judge & Jury: Find yourself accused of crimes in a mock trial where you’re the defendant in a court of law from London’s past, providing a humorous yet unnerving experience.

    Drop Dead: Drop Ride to Doom: End your visit with a thrilling drop ride that simulates the sensation of being hanged, providing a heart-stopping finale to the Dungeon experience.


  • What is the London Dungeon?

    The London Dungeon is a tourist attraction in London that brings the city’s most infamous history to life through live actors, special effects, and rides.

  • How long does a visit to the London Dungeon last?

    A typical visit to the London Dungeon lasts approximately 90 minutes, including the walking tour and rides.

  • Is the London Dungeon suitable for children?

    The London Dungeon is recommended for children aged 12 and above due to its scary themes and dark content, though younger children may attend at their parents’ discretion.

  • Are there any rides inside the London Dungeon?

    Yes, there are several rides and interactive experiences, including a boat ride and a drop ride, which are integral parts of the attraction.

  • Where is the London Dungeon located?

    The London Dungeon is located on the South Bank of the River Thames, near the London Eye and Waterloo Station.

  • Is the London Dungeon accessible for visitors with disabilities?

    The London Dungeon is accessible for visitors with disabilities, but it’s best to contact the attraction directly for specific access information and arrangements.

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