Top 10 people in British History
(Suspended until 2023)
Indoor Tour at the National Portrait Gallery
The first and only occult tour in London. A tour which should not be taken.
- See places where secret societies still hold their meetings
- Discover the influence of Ancient Egyptian culture on Victorian Britain
- Visit location where Victorian magicians performed their initiations
- Explore the oldest occult bookshop in UK
150 £ per group
Sights you will see:
Meet your guide at St James’s Palace, one of the oldest royal palaces in London. From here, your guide will take you to one of the first places in London devoted to the study of magical arts. Afterwards, see where the 19th century secret society named the Suicide Circle was based. Walk along Pall Mall to the oldest occult bookshop in London.
Discover stories about the Hermetic order of the Golden Dawn and its members. Continue to the Charring Cross Hotel, where the French occultist Eliphas Levi allegedly performed an act of necromancy. Follow your guide to Cleopatra's Needle on Victoria Embankment, a stone obelisk surrounded by dark legends. Learn how it was brought to London and why some Londoners are still obsessed with Egyptian mythology.
Continue to the Freemasons quarter, passing the building where the Ordo Templi Orientis secret society is based. The most influential member was English author and occultist Aleister Crowley. Walk past another occult society before arriving at the British Museum. Learn how pagans and members of secret societies pay tributes to idols in the museum. Discover the history of the occult on this walking experience
At your hotel or any place of
Tottenham Court Road
Your Tour concludes atTottenham Court Roadwhere you can conveniently access the London Underground, National Rail Services from Charing Cross Station, London Bus Services, or local taxi services.
Tottenham Court Road, Tottenham Court Rd, Fitzrovia, London, UK