Our Walks

Walks by Clerkenwell and Islington Guides

Want to become a tour guide?   The Clerkenwell & Islington Guiding course starting in January 2019 at the University of Westminster now is open for applications. It’s a great way of learning about Clerkenwell & Islington. For more information click here.

Click on any of the walk below to learn more and book tickets for the event:


12dec(dec 12)19:0023(dec 23)20:30The Real London of Peaky Blinders19:00 - 20:30 (23) Guide: Rob Smith

16dec11:0012:30Lyrics and Limericks, Fantasy and Fraud11:00 - 12:30 Guide: Jane Parker

19dec15:0017:00A Victorian Christmas in Islington15:00 - 17:00 Guide: Rob Smith

20dec19:0021:00A Victorian Christmas in Islington19:00 - 21:00 Guide: Rob Smith

27dec11:0012:30Green and pleasant Islington11:00 - 12:30 Guide: Jane Parker

27dec14:0015:30The Diary of a Nobody - Mr Pooter's Victorian Holloway14:00 - 15:30 Guide: Jane Parker


03jan14:0016:00Up and Down The City Road14:00 - 16:00 Guide: Rob Smith

16jan14:0015:15Elizabethan Islington14:00 - 15:15 Guide: Rob Smith

23jan14:0016:00Banned Books14:00 - 16:00 Guide: Rob Smith

26jan14:0015:30Funny Islington14:00 - 15:30 Guide: George Baddeley


21feb14:0016:00Islington - London's Larder14:00 - 16:00 Guide: Rob Smith


Discover the secrets of Clerkenwell and Islington  on guided walking tours  led by one of the Mayor of Islington’s official guides.

CIGA Guides also do tours of three amazing buildings in our area.  Charterhouse, The Museum of the Order of St John and Canonbury Tower.

If you would like to hear about future walks, then please leave your details here.

Please note – when you book or attend these walks you are making a contract with the individual guide and not the Clerkenwell & Islington Guiding Association.  Please contact the individual guide if you want to know more about the walk.

You can also arrange special or customised walks in the Borough of Islington covering any area or theme.  These are ideal for family celebrations,  or business team building or social events.   For further information or if you want to give any feedback on Clerkenwell and Islington guides, please contact us by email at info@ciga.org.uk

(c) Clerkenwell and Islington Guides’ Association, 2018