Friday, 15 July 2022, 09:30am


Guided Foreshore Archaeology Walk: Wapping

Discover the archaeology of the Wapping foreshore where execution dock once stood and where the river police have been keeping order for 224 years. Learn about shipping and crime in this once busy dock area and the industries that flourished here. Guided by one of our expert archaeologists, you’ll discover the hidden history of this extraordinary part of London.

The walk will begin at 09:30 am, meet at the top of the steps behind the Town of Ramsgate Pub, 62 Wapping High St, London E1W 2PN.
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Free concessionary tickets are available for Londoners over 65 or under 18, London based-Veterans, Londoners living with dementia, Parkinson’s or mental health Problems.
Free tickets are also available for MOLA employees and TDP/CITiZAN volunteers. Please request these by email from the TDP staff.

COVID-Secure Activities


The safety of all our staff, volunteers and participants is our priority. All our activities are run with a COVID-secure risk assessment in line with current guidance. We comply with the ‘We’re Good To Go’ Visit England industry standard for activities during the COVID-19 outbreak.


• Book tickets for all the members of your party – including children
• Follow the instructions of the Walk Leaders at all times
• Wear a face covering if you prefer


• Come if you have COVID-19 symptoms, if you or someone in your household has had a positive test, or if you’ve been told to self-isolate.

We’ll give you a full refund, before or after the event, if you’re unable to attend because you have COVID-19 symptoms, you or someone in your household has had a positive test, or you have been told to self-isolate.

If we cancel a walk, we’ll refund your order.

Our walks are extremely popular and usually sell out, please let us know as soon as possible if you’re not able to attend.