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Lenin London

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Are you ready to travel back in time? Join one and half hour tour around Central London focused around landmarks related to Russian Revolution of 1917 and Vladimir Lenin. Visit places that cradled Russian Revolution! Have a pint in a pub that Lenin...more
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| Russell Square Tube Station, London N1 9AL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is fantastic walking tour. Margarita is very enthusiastic engaging the audience and let them picture the view of London back in the days of Lenin. This Russian young lady is also very resourceful with places such as restaurants, houses, and a museum. She also...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed this tour of a number of the most interesting spots in London for Russian revolutionary history. Margarita is an excellent guide - she combines an extremely in-depth knowledge of Lenin's pre-revolution years in London with humour and a really engaging approach. I...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This tour with Margarita was very fun and engaging! She's a charming woman and an excellent storyteller. The tour is very well structured, and I enjoyed its interactive elements. This is no boring lecture, but a thoroughly enjoyable look into a brief moment in Communist...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Maya A
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed learning about the life of Lenin and the Russian Revolution courtesy of our charming tour guide. It was an absolute gorgeous day for it too! But to be honest, I didn't know a lot about Lenin and the Russian...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Linleigh M
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

What a great few hours! Margarita knows a huge amount about Lenin’s time in London, and wove together a story about why he visited and spent so much time here. There were some great stops that are definitely off the tourist trail, and the tour...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Margarita is an excellent educator and has clearly gone to great lengths to prepare a tour that is interesting, accessible, informative, even exciting as you begin to get drawn in by the story. Walking around familiar London landmarks and seeing a completely different side to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank David W
Reviewed November 29, 2017

There is a lot to admire about Margarita's character-driven tour. Her enthusiasm and atmospheric storytelling transforms you into young Lenin's world and shows you London from his point of view. I highly recommend this creatively developed and brilliantly executed tour with unexpected elements of humor...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

Margarita was excellent!knowledgable,friendly and enthusiastic.i learnt so much on this tour.A great way to spend my saturday afternoon.It has also wheted my appetite to find out more.thank you 👍

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank bully1812
Reviewed November 26, 2017

This was a really interesting walking tour, and I wholeheartedly recommend it to others. We were taken back in time, and history unfolded before our eyes ... right here in my very own city! It is all so tangible. Margarita is an imaginative and very...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Daniel D
Reviewed November 25, 2017

This tour was a really pleasant surprise. Some walking tours in London can be a bit "samey" but this one was really interesting and different. Margarita has so much knowledge about Russian history and took us to all the places which marked Lenin's life in...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
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access to many of London's most popular attractions.
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museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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