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Group visit to Thames foreshore to look for old artefacts - fascinating & recommended

Group visit to Thames foreshore at low tide for about 2 hours. Short briefing before hand on what... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2017
SDJK_2013
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London, United Kingdom
one of the best things to do in london

we took part in an organised beach combing walk organised by London walks, we met our guide at... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2016
cox936
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London, United Kingdom
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Apr 2, 2017
“Group visit to Thames foreshore to look for old artefacts - fascinating & recommended”
Jul 25, 2016
“one of the best things to do in london”
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Come and explore 10,000 years of London's dynamic history... Running through the heart of London, the River Thames has played a central role in the history of the city and when the tide is low, the capital's longest archaeological site is revealed.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Tower Hill Tube Station, London EC3N 4DJ, England
City of London
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+44 7905 901834
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Reviewed April 2, 2017

Group visit to Thames foreshore at low tide for about 2 hours. Short briefing before hand on what to look for. Plastic gloves and a bag provided. Wander around on the shore looking for things that catch your eye. Attended by an archaeologist who at...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2016

we took part in an organised beach combing walk organised by London walks, we met our guide at mansion house tube station and walked to the beach in front of the tate modern, the tide was out and we had just under 2 hours to...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2016

Our guide educated us on the history of the River Thames- pre Brexit London was a major port to the World- So she said I think maybe a topical theme to add to the interesting and educational exploration of the shoreline along the Thames, where...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed April 19, 2016

London Cultureseekers is the best - I'm so glad I finally dragged my Wellies out and went along with a friend who has been pestering me to do one of these visits for ages. I hadn't thought a Thames forage was something I'd enjoy but...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2016

For hundreds of years the Thames was the heart of commerce and life in London and the evidence of this washes up with every tide. I went believing that I'd be lucky to find anything, but once my eyes adjusted to searching I was finding...More

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