Friday

1 July 2022

09:30

Meet at the exit of Covent Garden Underground station, WC2E 9JT

Ian Fagelson

Ticket Prices £10

Covent Garden - the Las Vegas of the Swinging (Seventeen) Sixties

From the elegant Piazza to gas-lit alleyways - Ian Fagelson (top ten guide on Tripadvisor) leads us on a tour of the area's most fascinating people and places, revealing their sometimes 'seamy' and 'steamy' history.

By the 18th century Covent Garden offered a heady mix of taverns, brothels, playhouses and eateries where literary giants rubbed shoulders with notorious 'Covent Garden Ladies'.