As featured in the Guardian newspaper and seen at Stokey Lit Fest and Hackney WickED etc, we offer alternative tours of Hackney & surrounds.Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Hackney Tours by using our London planner.
From social history to street art, revolutionaries to reformers - we'll show you another side of this fascinating borough in places as different as Abney Park Cemetery and Hackney Wick.
Tours aim to entertain, educate and inspire - and ask questions.
We also offer radical and feminist walks of Stoke Newington.
See http://www.hackneytours.com for more information & blog. Book on a regular fixed-time tour, or hire Hackney Tours.
We've also spoken at art/urban symposia Documenta (Kassel, Germany) and This Is Not A Gateway (TINAG, London) on the subject of artists as agents of gentrification. Academics/groups welcome.
Hackney Tours Reviews
I've gone on two walking tours with Simon around East London districts (Hackney and Hackney Wick) and both have been engaging, thought-provoking and fun. Each time I've come away understanding more... more »
I have been going on walks with Simon for a few years now. I have gone on the Hackney walks organised by the Council both within the borough and outside. They are always enjoyable, interesting and... more »
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