Did you know that there's a deserted underground station between Green Park and Hyde Park Corner?
It's called Down Street and was only in operation between 1907 and 1932. But during World War II it had a secret history as the bombproof headquarters of the Railway Executive Committee. It even played refuge to Winston Churchill during the height of the Blitz.
This interesting tour will allow you to experience the warren of narrow tunnels in a small group of 12 people.
Bear in mind that there is no step-free access to the station (there's no lift either). You also need to wear a sturdy pair of shoes and be prepared for low-lighting and near darkness in places.
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Behind-the-scenes at Charing Cross station – 24 Nov &38211; 16 Dec 2018 – A guided walk through the unused parts of Charing Cross Underground station that are not usually accessible to the public.
The Original Tour — Open-top sightseeing bus – Every day – The Original Tour is one of London's most popular sightseeing buses, and it's also a great way to travel around the capital.
London Bus Tour — open-top sightseeing bus – Every day – This traditional open-top bus tour will take in all the best landmarks and attractions, with a free river cruise and guided walk.
TRS river cruise, from Big Ben to Greenwich – Every day – Spend a leisurely afternoon on a TRS river cruise from Big Ben to Greenwich, and see some of the sights along the river.
Boat trip down the Thames, with City Cruises – Every day – City Cruises offer one-way, return or all-day boat trips between Westminster and Greenwich, stopping off at Tower Bridge.
Roar down the Thames in a speeding boat! – Every day – A trip on a Thames Rocket is something you'll never forget, speeding down the river underneath the London's bridges.
Ghost Bus Tour, around London’s dark past – Every day – The Ghost Bus Tour will take you on a journey through London's gruesome past, and into the dark heart of the capital.
If you enjoy London Transport Museum then you might like to visit Museum of London (walk it in 24 mins or catch the tube from Covent Garden to Barbican) and Science Museum (catch the train from Covent Garden to South Kensington)
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