Privately Guided Tours

Choose Us To Discover London

Storytelling is my vocation and London is my muse. I have created The London Storyteller to serve visitors to our great city with a selection of personally curated private tours and bespoke experiences. Thomas Barclay Matchett The London Storyteller

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.

Local Knowledge

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.

Bespoke Experiences

The London Storyteller offers a tailored service that can curate a unique cultural experience for your time in London drawn from years of local knowledge.

Our Tours

Choose from a selection of carefully curated privately guided tours with The London Storyteller. From art to architecture, bars to bespoke fashion and personalities to famous places; our tours are available for you to book today with instant confirmation. We are looking forward to sharing many new storytelling experiences with you here very soon and we also love to hear from guests who have special requests.

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.

4.5 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 & The Birth Of A Nation

Discover the story of a city rising from the ashes and of a nation being born!

Half & Full Day Bespoke Cultural Discovery

Bespoke Cultural Discovery

The tailored way to discover the finest city on earth!

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!

3 - 10 Hours

Bespoke 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

Royal London Private Tour

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3 Hour Private Guided Storytelling Experience

Private Royal London Tour

Discover the drama of the British Monarchy in London

Quick Check Availability & Fast Bookings

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.

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You can book your tour or dates for bespoke cultural discovery with us here.

For more information on the individual tours, we recommend that you view the individual tour pages or contact us directly at info(at)


All of our tours are privately hosted and provided exclusively to you and our guests.