Privately Guided Tours

Local Insight

The London Storyteller is a London resident, who has lived and worked in the city for more than a decade. We're not just here to show you the sights but to tell you the stories of the people, places and personalities of London's past, present and future.

Private Guide

Whether you are here for business or pleasure, we know that your time is valuable. Our Private Tours are designed to work for you and to accommodate your schedule, allowing you to take in the most interesting parts of London regardless of how little or how much time you have. ALL of The London Storyteller's tours and experiences are offered exclusively on a private basis.

Bespoke Experiences

Discover the finest city one earth with bespoke experiences and tours curated by The London Storyteller and tailored service. From historical adventures to pop culture icons, walking tours to bespoke multi-day itineraries, authentic local insights to out of town excursions; our guests love the unique experiences we create for them.

Private London Tours

Choose from a selection of carefully curated privately guided tours with The London Storyteller and bespoke tours that are tailored to you. From art to architecture, bars to bespoke experiences, fascinating personalities to famous places; our tours are available for you to book today with instant confirmation.

3.5 Hour Private Guided Storytelling Experience

Churchill's London

Discover story of Sir Winston Churchill's life in London

3 Hour Food, Drink & Storytelling Experience

The London Storyteller’s Historic Pubs & Food

A privately hosted experience with The London Storyteller discovering historic pubs and places.

6 Hour Private Guided Storytelling Experience

The Story Of London

Discover the story of the finest city on earth through its people, places and personalities

3 Hour Private Guided Storytelling Experience

London: Best Of The City Tour & Secret Stories

Explore London's highlights, try an English Pie and hear secret stories!

Discover authentic local London with a tasty British breakfast
2.5 Hour Tour with Breakfast

Breakfast With The London Storyteller

Explore an authentic side of local London with the best British breakfast in town!

3.5 Hour Tour

Swinging Sixties London Tour

Discover the places and hear the stories of how London made the sixties swing!

3 Hour Private Tour Of Local London

Authentic Local London

Are you ready to visit the real local London?

3.5 Hour Private Tour Of London

London's Best Buildings

Explore London's architectual story from the past, present and into the near future

3 Hour Private Tour Of Local London

Samuel Pepys's London

Discover the story of the Great Plague, Charles II and the Great Fire Of London through the diary of Samuel Pepys

2 Hour Royal Tour

The Story Of Kensington Palace

Discover the story of the people, places and personalities who shaped Kensington Palace

4 Hour Cultural History Tour

London's Historical Underbelly Private Tour

Take a walk on the dark of London's history through some of its more obscure places

Full Day Experience To Blenheim Palace & Oxford

Blenheim Palace & Oxford Private Tour

Visit the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill

Battle of Britain pilot depicted in the Battle of Britain Memorial in London
3 Hour Private Tour

London Under Fire: WW2 & The Blitz

3 Hour Private Tour

View Tour
2 Hour Private Tour

Kensington Gardens & Hyde Park

Explore Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park & The Original Neverland

Bespoke private tour of London
London Fully Tailored & Customised For You

Bespoke London Tours

Discover London with a bespoke privately guided tour.

3 Hours

007 London Tour

Discover the story behind the Britain's greatest spy, 007

3 Hour Private Guided Storytelling Experience

Private Royal London Tour

Discover the drama of the British Monarchy in London

Multiple Durations & Themes

Royal Romance & Scandalous Sovereigns

An entertaining romp through the pages of history, infamy and the tabloids


What's Included

These are some of the key highlights for what we include and offer in our tours. All of our tours are privately guided and we are always happy to receive requests for further personalising our guests's experiences with us.

Private Guide

Hosted by The London Storyteller, Thomas Barclay Matchett, a long standing London resident and storyteller.

Curated Itinerary

Our privately guided walking tours are curated to provide you with a carefully planned route that many of our happy guests have enjoyed before.


Choose from the varied selection of tours that we offer ranging from history to architecture, London's contemporary culture and the future that the city is shaping for tomorrow today.


We know how valuble time is when our guests are visitng. You can request for us to shorten a particular tour and also extend, if you just can't get enough of our storytelling goodness. If you are looking for a completely customised expierence please do explore our Bespoke Private Tours & Experiences section.


We are always happy to make recommendations for places to dine at the end of our tours. Just contact us once you have booked and we will be happy to make you a reservation.

Capturing Memories

Your private guide is a professional film maker. As well as being happy to take snap shots, we can also produce unique memory books of your tour for an additional fee and organise for these to be shared with your chosen recipients.


Tailor London for you! Discover London on your terms with the expert insight and knowledge of The London Storyteller.

want to find out more? ask us anything! *

*except algebra queries and long division please. such things are storytelling kryptonite.