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Jewish London Walking Tours

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Feel connected to old-world London through your own Jewish roots!

Truly enjoyable half-day with Stephen. He is not only quite knowledgeable about his subject-matter... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Joe C
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Spent a wonderful couple of hours exploring a relatively small area of London but absolutely packed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Join me, Stephen Burstin, for a fascinating experience that delights both Jewish and non-Jewish visitors to London as well as locals. Click on the word Website (in blue to the right here) and see the highlights of my various tours, each one...more
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Truly enjoyable half-day with Stephen. He is not only quite knowledgeable about his subject-matter, we found him well-organized and prepared. Loved the photos and quotes he carried with him to give us the perspective of history in the context of a London filled more Jewish...More

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello again and it was a pleasure to take you on tour and I am especially delighted your mother enjoyed it. It certainly is a wonderful adventure discovering one's roots and I am happy to assist. Kind regards. Stephen Burstin

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a wonderful couple of hours exploring a relatively small area of London but absolutely packed with history - both general, which provided excellent context - and personalised. I know we were all fascinated with the information tailored to our family heritage. Stephen is not...More

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello and thanks for a great review of the tour and for recommending me to others. I hope I will be of service again. Best regards. Stephen Burstin

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour last Sunday with Stephen. Extremely informative and engaging tour and really great opportunity to further our knowledge of some family roots in the area. Would highly recommend.

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello again and I am delighted you enjoyed my regular Sunday morning public Old Jewish Quarter tour. Having family roots in the area always makes it that much more interesting for clients ...and for me too! Kind regards. Stephen

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So interesting and Stephen the guide was a mind full of information about the area- He had researched everything and apart from pointing out sights such as the old Yiddish theatre and the soup kitchen - he gave us facts and figures about the Jewish...More

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello again and I am so pleased you enjoyed reliving the experiences of your grandparents in London's Jewish East End. Thank you for your complimentary review. Kind regards. Stephen Burstin

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a private (driving) highlights of London PLUS Jewish Heritage tour with Stephen. It was nothing short of amazing. He tied anything Jewish into the highlights of London in addition to British history. When we arrived in the East End, his knowledge about...More

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello again and ...WOW! What a smashing review and I am overjoyed you enjoyed my Grand Tour Extravaganza with the vehicle. There were certainly lots of sites to see and stories to behold. Many, many thanks. Kind regards. Stephen Burstin

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stephen is an outstanding tour guide. He brought the old Jewish sections of London to life through his knowledge, passion and humor. I had provided him with information about our families, and he surprised us with a visit to the former synagogue where members of...More

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am so pleased you and your party enjoyed the tour. And I enjoy immensely finding places with ancestral connections for my clients. It was a personal delight to see the pleasure on your faces when I said: "And this is the very spot where...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stephen made the tour so memorable - the effort he puts into his research and the pictures he uses bring the tours and the area to life. Stephen has a fantastic character and warmth - I cannot recommend him highly enoughMore

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello again and thank you so much for your glowing review. As well as it being my livelihood, conducting tours of Jewish London and relating its fascinating story is also my passion which I guess you saw during our tour together. I am delighted you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Steven was a most wonderful guide and made each site we visited together memorable and interesting. My wife and my self both enjoyed his easygoing nature and informative knowledge. We truly felt he helped make our visit to London more memorable and helped us connect...More

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello again and many thanks indeed for your complimentary review of our tour together. I am delighted I enhanced your visit to London. Best regards. Stephen Burstin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stephen gave a well thought out and informative tour, highlighting places and history that are not evident to the casual eye. He brought the history of the Jews of London alive by highlighting persons of interest such as prominent politicians, financiers, athletes and ne'er do...More

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello again and many thanks for such a positive review ...I am delighted you enjoyed the tour so much. And thanks for recommending me to others. Kind regards. Stephen Burstin

Reviewed 10 August 2018

This tour of the Jewish quarter was moving and done with great passion and intelligence. Wonderful opportunity for pictures reflecting the old in 2018. It was a gentle 2 1/2 walk that I would have gladly extended.

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Stephen B, Owner at Jewish London Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Hello again and many thanks for your complimentary review. I am very pleased you found the walk comfortable and not too long, especially as there is so much to see. Kind regards. Stephen Burstin

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BCookieM
4 June 2018|
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Response from Stephen B | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your enquiry, For those with limited mobility I advise a private tour rather than a public tour ...then I can tailor the tour route and timing to accommodate you specifically. Also I would gain... More
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mamawpapaw
2 June 2018|
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what are the days and hours of the tour
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Lynette C
1 June 2018|
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Response from susie548 | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the tour guide. I guess the answer would be no. However, if you are in a significantly large group, the answer maybe yes.
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