Do you want to learn more about London and its cultural and political history?
Are you seeking a smart, alternative experience of this vibrant city?
Then walk with us.
Bowlers offers alternative walking tours on London, for visitors to London curious to learn more about the city and its extraordinary cultural and political history. If you are seeking a smart, alternative experience of this vibrant city, then walk with us.
Our tours are delivered with wit, intelligence and panache. All of our guides are Londoners and experts in their fields, with wide experience in Education and the Arts. Friendly, well mannered and stylish, their stories offer a different, contemporary vision of London and its past.
In the re-telling of these stories, we breathe life back into the city’s forgotten histories and its citizens, and just for a moment we bring London’s past into our present.
A tour from Chiswick, along the river Thames, to Hammersmith Bridge. Featuring the Father of British painting and arch satirist William Hogarth and the prolific and influential Pre Raphaelite William Morris, amongst others
From the rusting and abandoned waterfront quays at Greenwich to the Prime Meridian in the hillside Royal Observatory courtyard, this tiny geographical area is exceptionally rich in history and visual spectacle. Tour guided by a professional photographer
Tour of Notting Hill and Portobello Road, exploring the history and characters of an area that has gone from slum to bijou in 50 short years. Find out about the roots of carnival, how the community came together out of the inequities of poverty to celebrate difference. Features Pink Floyd, The Clash, Motörhead, Bob Marley, London Free School and much more
Tour from Angel to London Fields, exploring the border between Islington and Hackney, revealing a beautiful and historic hidden space in London with multiple opportunities for making unusual and original photographs. Guided by a professional photographer
Bowlers is a new, independent company, started by artist and writer Dr Anita Ponton. Working with other professional artists, writers and photographers, we have combined our skills and energy with a distinctive vision and a love for all things London, to provide a thought-provoking and inspiring series of walking tours for London