Discover Clerkenwell’s rich history on a free walking tour led by Lansdown’s London tour guide, Karen.

Clocks and Crusaders, Gin and Jerusalem, Radicals and Criminals all feature in this 90 minute guided walk which explores the narrow streets of Clerkenwell bursting with colourful characters, fascinating stories and hidden gems . It also includes a visit to the well that gave Clerkenwell its name – usually only available by appointment.

During Clerkenwell Design Week six locations on the walk feature artworks inspired by their history which have been created by UAL Chelsea College of Arts, BA Graphic Design Communication students.

Your guide, Karen is an official Clerkenwell and Islington tour guide and a tutor on the Clerkenwell & Islington Tour Guiding course at the University of Westminster.

The 90 minute circular tour began and ended at Farringdon Station.