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The London Dungeon

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Address: Westminster Bridge Road | County Hall, London SE1 7PB, England
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+44 20 7654 0809
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10:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Wed 10:00 - 17:00
Thu 11:00 - 17:00
Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 18:00
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The London Dungeon, one of the UK’s most iconic attractions, has reinvented...

The London Dungeon, one of the UK’s most iconic attractions, has reinvented itself now as a bigger, bolder and better attraction in the vast underground vaults of County Hall on the South Bank, next to the EDF Energy London Eye. The all new multi-million pound attraction will bring 1000 years of authentic London history to life with a unique mix of talented live actors performing in scarily funny shows, stunning special effects, edge of your seat surprises and two exciting thrill rides. Guests will embark on a journey through a dramatic London landscape going back ten centuries. They will be guided through ghastly plague-ridden streets, witness Guy Fawkes’ dramatic plot to blow up Parliament, travel back to Jack the Ripper’s bleak Whitechapel and walk beneath London’s foreboding medieval gates. There are new shows and rides which are more dramatic and surprising than ever, new funnier scripts, more theatrical costumes and styling and more talented actors to play even more colourful villains and blaggards.

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Great morning.

Had a fab morning visiting the dungeons. The boat ride was great fun and the actors are great. Fun for all young and all. Hardly any waiting and found it very educating too. The... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a fab morning visiting the dungeons. The boat ride was great fun and the actors are great. Fun for all young and all. Hardly any waiting and found it very educating too. The ride at the end was good fun and the drink in the bar was a nice touch but gin cocktail didn't taste anything like gin.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Surprisingly entertaining! It was a very nice experience and also informative regarding the dark history of London. Loved the ending 😱

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Swindon, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

visited on 18/02/2017 with my two children,We All loved it.Went in the attraction at our allocated time slot.Actors were really good.Tour lasted about 1 hour 45 minutes and I think it was good value. Only thing is if you buy the combi-tickets give yourself plenty of time to pick up your tickets as it gets busy at the tills.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed this seen few comments about actors not engaged but this was not what we saw I thought they all gave 100% ..quite a few laugh out loud moments and made you jump, our 7 year old enjoyed but probably no younger I would say..keep it.up guys

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked online for 5pm on the Thursday during half term. When you arrive you need to go to the box office to collect your tickets. Queue formed however we were served fairly quickly. Then we had to return back outside to queue again to return into the same part of the building we were just in. You queue to... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I got this addon as part of the London Eye thing, along with the aquarium. The aquarium sucked, but maybe im spoiled from Chicago's. The first half of this was kinda boring, but the innuendo's they added towards the end made it funnier. I think a lot of people will give this a better rating because they give a free... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Was a fun way to learn a bit about the history of London. The actors were good the scenery was good and there was some thrill. It's just a bit pricier than expected since you pay more if you don't order online. A lot more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

First visit since they have moved location and it was better than before. They have taken the oppotunity to upgrade and improve the set pieces. The actors are good and it still retains its cheeky charm. Not recommended for those thay dont research attractions ahead of going and those with no sense of homour. Recommend you always pre-book tickets as... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were one of the last groups in on a busy half term day and a few of the actors were fed up. For the amount they charge i think all the actors should be giving a full perfomance each and every time. This made allot of the trip very dissapointing. I went to the dungions before it moved and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were first there at 9:30, they opened the doors early, no ques!!! The actors were absolutely brilliant!!!! We had such a laugh, really really cannot rate this place high enough!!! Definitely worth every single penny!!!

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