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David Bowie Walking Tour

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Musical walking tour offering a fascinating, two hour guided tour of David Bowie’s vibrant hometown.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Brixton Station Brixton Road | Brixton tube station, London SW9 8HE, England
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+44 7894 550184
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Reviewed yesterday

Thank you Nick for the marvellous afternoon. Despite the cold wind and the broken string you kept on entertaining us with your funny stories and beautiful songs. We loved singing along with you ! I'm so glad I did the tour, together with my sister...More

Thank Marita D
Reviewed 2 days ago

A friend suggested we do a David Bowie musical walking tour...I’m so glad we did! On a rather dismal, wet Sunday afternoon, Nick entertained us with so many stories and songs that by the end of the tour, life seemed a lot brighter! His enthusiasm...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant tour! Nick is incredibly informative, engaging and boy could he play guitar! A MUST do tour for anyone with even a passing interest in the extraordinary life and times of David Robert Jones....

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great, informative walking tour, feel aweful can’t remember guide name but he was excellent, at intervals during the tour he had his guitar with him so sang various Bowie songs, very good and in tune! He also does a Bowie tour around the Soho area,...More

Thank V5588FMjoyceh
Reviewed 1 week ago

A brilliant, memorable and special experience! Nick is highly informative, professional, friendly, and a talented singer/musician in his own right! His passion about Bowie really shone through on this tour, and we learnt tons of fascinating new facts, both about Bowie and Brixton. Thanks a...More

Thank ameliah1992
Nick S, Owner at David Bowie Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the lovely review and coming along Ameliah! :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met Nick this Sunday for his musical tour about David Bowie’s early life and career in Brixton. Nick was wonderfully engaging and enthusiastic about DB and had really researched his subject. He also could sing and play! Whether you are a DB aficionado or a...More

2  Thank Janet G
Nick S, Owner at David Bowie Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to meet you Janet! Thanks for coming and also for posting this lovely review, it was an absolute pleasure to do the tour for you, All the best! Nick

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did this tour few hours ago and I enjoyed it a lot! I’m not a David Bowie fan, but Nick was amazing.. he has very good knowledge, he’s a good guitarist and singer! If you’re in London, even if you are not a David...More

Thank Andrea F
Nick S, Owner at David Bowie Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Andrea Thanks for this lovely review and for joining the tour! :) Really glad you enjoyed it! All the best! Nick

Reviewed 7 August 2018

What a fabulous experience! Nick is brilliant; very enthusiastic and informative and a top-class musician. Big sister bought this as a birthday gift for me (we are both massive Bowie fans). Her second time and my first. I was not disappointed. I highly recommend this...More

1  Thank Michele K
Nick S, Owner at David Bowie Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thanks Michele! So glad you loved it, really appreciate this lovely review :) All the best! Nick

Reviewed 31 July 2018

My 7-year old son is a huge David Bowie fan so I’d had my eye on this tour when planning our London trip. Nick is a great guide; super friendly, full of interesting information and anecdotes, with a great singing voice! He met us at...More

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Nick S, Owner at David Bowie Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Hi Carrie Thanks so much for this lovely review, I'm so glad you guys enjoyed it! Hopefully see you on the Soho tour soon Nick

Reviewed 18 June 2018

Recently had the pleasure to go on this tour during a trip to London with my family. After a short trip to Brixton on the tube, we joined the tour and had a blast! Nick knows his stuff, sings Bowie's songs, tells anecdotes from Bowie's...More

Thank Marc R
Nick S, Owner at David Bowie Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thanks for coming Marc! And for this great review, glad you loved it! :) Nick

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kimlmanning
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Response from Rob C | Reviewed this property |
You may check on their FB (David Bowie Musical Walking Tour London) or web page (David Bowie Walking Tours).
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deeton
29 January 2018|
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Response from Nick S | Property representative |
Hi Deeton, the tour usually runs most Fridays and Sundays but feel free to drop me a line a couple of weeks in advance first and then a few days beforehand just to check it's going ahead. Would hate for you to miss out and... More
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deeton
29 January 2018|
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Response from Julie C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I just contacted him directly. Yes it is far out time wise. Only he can let you know if he will be running the tour then. OOroo
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Roxanna H
4 May 2017|
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Response from Nick S | Property representative |
Hi Roxanna, yes absolutely the tour runs all year round! Be great to have you :) Nick
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