Guided walk around Wren’s city churches

Address:
St. Paul’s Cathedral, Ludgate Hill, The City, London 51.513805 -0.098393
Dates & Time:
Every Wednesday
11 AM to 12.45 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£7
The tour begins outside the City Information Centre opposite St Paul's Cathedral
Important note: The tour doesn't actually go inside St. Paul's itself -- it just starts outside it
See cityoflondonguides.com for more information
Telephone:
The contact number for St. Paul’s Cathedral is +44 (0) 207 246 8348
Parking:
If you’re driving to London here are some car parks near St. Paul’s Cathedral
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Buses:
The following bus routes go near St. Paul’s Cathedral: 4, 11, 15, 23, 25, 26, 100, 242
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Trains:
The best London underground train stations to visit St. Paul’s Cathedral are Blackfriars Mansion House St. Paul’s
Note: The actual closest train station to St. Paul’s Cathedral is St Pauls
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This enjoyable walk will take around some of Sir Christopher Wren's finest City churches.

After the Great Fire of London gutted the city he rebuilt fifty one parish churches, plus St. Paul's Cathedral. Only thirteen of them survive to this day in their original form, and eleven more have been substantially altered (mainly due to The Blitz). There are six more where only the tower remains standing, and a couple more which have had their stones re-used elsewhere.

The tour will include a selection of these churches, including St Mary-le-Bow and St Michael Paternoster Royal (Dick Whittington's church).

Important note: The tour doesn't actually go inside St. Paul's Cathedral, it just starts outside it. If you'd like to read a review of what it's actually like inside, then check out Craig's London Blog. We've got a big section with descriptions of London's churches in our city guide.

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