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    For leaders who value their time and organisations who value their teams; The London Storyteller creates experiences that build team spirit through shared cultural discovery.

London. Privately Guided.

Discover the inspiration of the finest city on earth with Tom Barclay Matchett, The London Storyteller as your host.From private tours to bespoke cultural discovery to augmented reality and original events.


Let The London Storyteller create a bespoke plan for your visit and experience London tailored to you.Whether its a four hour half day or an extended stay, we curate itineraries that we want to create great memories for our guests and rewarding experiences.

Videos & SOCIAL

Delve into some of the stories we've been sharing on The London Storyteller's youtube channel, our London Stories channel.We also create bespoke content for partners including publishers, tour operators and digital innovators.


We know how valuable time is to our Executive clients. We believe that it is the most valuable commodity on earth.The London Storyteller's consultancy service extends from recommendations, bookings and advice to bookings, as well as tailored cultural introductory programmes for Executives, teams and families.Whether visiting or relocating, The London Storyteller is here to serve, meet and exceed expectations of what London can offer you.


For relocating professionals and Expat families who want to discover London, The London Storyteller can help you accelerate and inspire the experience of making the finest city on earth feel like home.Our bespoke services focus upon your priorities and interest to help you and your family to thrive.

Who Is The London Storyteller?

Thomas Barclay Matchett, founder of The London Storyteller is a cultural discovery specialist and longstanding Londoner welcoming you to the finest city on earth.

latest posts from london stories

Thomas Barclay Matchett

The London Storyteller Announces Internship Programme

The London Storyteller is working on a new project and is reaching out to budding storytellers and historians alike to join his team to help him make it happen. The ProjectA comprehensive book exploring how London’s people, places and personalities

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Traditional afternoon tea laid out in a spread for the London Storyteller
Thomas Barclay Matchett

Review: Afternoon Tea At The Guardsman

Off the leafy corners of St James’s Park and ensconced in threads of modern architecture is The Guardsman Hotel.  Wisely they have drawn upon the inspiration of best of aspects of their locale to create a fresh, enjoyable and fun take on that great English tradition of afternoon tea. … Read More

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We organized this as part of our corporate activity. The feedback has been that Tom was excellent - good fun, knowledgeable and enthusiastic. What more do you need
Global Change & Mobility Consultant
"It looks so easy when someone is passionate about what they do. I have been so impressed by Tom's efficiency, the information provided to me about each day, and the ease with which the arrangements were made."
Megan Avard

Churchill's London

A storytelling adventure through the London locations of Sir Winston Churchill's life.

Royal London Tour

The British Monarchy isn't only the oldest surviving political institution in the world, its also one of its greatest dramas.

Bespoke Discovery

Choose The London Storyteller to help you create a bespoke tour experience and itinerary just for you!