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Special offers and discounts for Westminster residents


Offer ends: 02.10.2021

West End cultural walking tours

Presented by Open City & Inside Out

Open House cultural walking tours – £2 with a Westminster City Save card

Join Open House and Inside Out for a walking tour to discover the unique history of the theatres, galleries and cultural venues of the West End to celebrate the reopening of some of London’s most iconic venues. Take in the National Gallery, Royal Opera House, Theatre Royal, Somerset House and much more with newer attractions and hidden gems to be discovered along the way.

This walking tour focuses on how the area has responded to change over the years, adapted and developed to create the vibrant mix of activity we see today.

Providing a safe and fun way to explore the city, the tour will explore the architecture and history of Westminster’s cultural heartland. The tour is presented by Open House as part of Westminster City Council’s Inside Out festival and led by former Royal National Theatre head of tours, Alison Rae.

The two-hour tour costs £5 or £2 for Westminster residents with a City Save card. Please use the code CITYSAVE when booking to claim your discount and take your card to show on arrival.

All money raised from ticket sales will go direct to Open City, the charity behind the Open House Festival.

Dates

Thursday 19 August, 6pm

Thursday 26 August, 2.30pm

Saturday 28 August, 10am and 2.30pm

Thursday 16 September, 6pm

Saturday 18 September, 10am and 2.30pm

Thursday 23 September, 2.30pm

Saturday 25 September, 10am

Sunday 26 September, 10am and 2.30pm

Plus a special Silver Sunday walking tour for Westminster residents aged 65 and over only on Sunday 3 October at 10am.

Image credit: Hufton+Crow

Please use the code CITYSAVE when booking to claim your discount and take your card to show on arrival. All money raised from ticket sales will go direct to Open City, the charity behind the Open House Festival.

Find out more at open-city.org.uk/events/westminster-1.

Booking is required.

Tickets are subject to availability, we expect the tours to be popular so please book as soon as possible.

Attendees should download Zoom before the tour, bring a fully charged smart phone with internet connection, and headphones; and remember to stay at least two metres apart from each other where required. Zoom joining info will be sent out to bookers a day or so before the tour. Please contact Adrianna at tours@open-city.org.uk with any queries.

All money raised from ticket sales will go direct to Open City, the charity behind the Open House Festival.

Name: Adrianna, Open City

Address: Meet at Somerset House South Terrace WC2R 0RN. The tour ends at Drury Lane.

Website: open-city.org.uk/events/westminster-1

Email: Get in touch with Adrianna at tours@open-city.org.uk