The rich history of London can be explored by reading books, going to various historical attractions, and by soaking the atmosphere of the city’s time-tested landmarks. But if you wish to explore the darker side of the history of London, you might want to check out the London Dungeon – where you will get a history lesson while going through an exciting, heart-pounding experience.
Walking Through the London Dungeon
The London Dungeon is a must-see attraction that enables you to explore the darker side of London’s history, through a series of shows that you will walk through. The journey will take you through 1000 years of London’s history in a span of 90 minutes, with professional actors guiding you through the realistic and exciting walkthrough.
All of the shows that you will get to see (and experience) in the London Dungeon are based on the real legends and history of London, so you can expect a historical lesson without the boring portions. Cutting-edge special effects, highly-talented actors, realistic scenes and themes, and two underground rides all make up an unforgettable lesson in London history.
To give you an idea of what to expect from the London Dungeon, here are some of their most popular (and most heart-pounding!) attractions and shows:
- Henry’s Wrath – Boat Ride
- Guy Fawkes
- The Torturer
- The Plague Doctor
- Sweeney Todd
- Whitechapel Labyrinth
- Jack the Ripper
- The Judge
- Drop Dead: Drop Ride to Doom