Wonders of Bermondsey: Escape in London

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Love and London
Just beyond the busy and bustling London Bridge station is an often overlooked area called Bermondsey. Take a tour of this underrated neighborhood by following clues to help you learn about its industrial history and to discover its unassuming places, hidden memorials, traditional buildings and more.

By the end of your game, you’ll know and understand the nooks and crannies of Bermondsey, better than a Londoner might! 
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Places you will visit


It will take you

73-103 mins

You will walk

5250 steps

Total distance

4 km


Discover what a modern-day auto shop tells us about Bermondsey’s history

Visit the very place where local residents took shelter from air raids in WWII

Explore the area with the most microbreweries in London

See a picturesque social housing estate built over a century ago by a famous family member

Game route

Starting point The Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret
9a St Thomas St, London SE1 9RY, UK
Finish point James Braidwood Memorial
33 Tooley St, London SE1 2QF, UK

Know before you go

    Quest available in English

    This quest has 13 challenges

    Best during the day


    Best for couples

    Recommended activity for families


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Jennifer Brandon

Jan 2022

Kat Vickery

Dec 2021

Alisha Craig

Sep 2021

tushar deshpande

Aug 2021
The quest is amazing. i am new to london and this is the best way to explore the city. i got to know about lots of history. Best part is the quest takes you to through amazing areas of bermondsey where there are really good hidden bars and restaurents. Worth it....!!! thank you Jessica Dante for creating this amazing quest.

James Thornton

Aug 2021
really enjoyed this and managed to get some great photography shots from some of the locations thank you jess :)


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