The London Dungeon
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Delve into the ancient capital’s most horrible history at the London Dungeon – experience live actors, 3 thrilling ride and exciting special effects. Step back into the darkest of times and face your fears head on in this unique experience.
Everything that you see is based on real historical events from Jack the Ripper, to the Great Fire of London, torture and the plague. With 3 scary rides the London Dungeon provides a thrilling and fun experience that will leave your family screaming for more!
Meet Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street - a short back and sides (1785-style) could be just the thing to round off your visit…but will you get more than you bargained for? Keep your wits about you to make sure you don’t become the next filling in Mrs. Lovett’s famous pies!
1888, and the fear rises inside you as you enter Jack the Ripper’s Whitechapel. As you wander the stinking slums the true horror of his terrible crimes is revealed. Then a scream, the flash of a cloak and an evil smile as you come face to face with Jack the Ripper himself…will you survive?
Experience a Victorian séance gone wrong on Vengeance: the UK’s first 5D laser ride. As you spin around in the darkness, can you duck, dive, dodge and shoot your way out? A high speed, high adrenaline ride, this is the ultimate ghost hunt with you at the heart of the action.
Finally, embark upon your last journey on Extremis: Drop Ride to Doom! At the mercy of the hangman, you are at the very point of death and the end is drawing near… Taste the fear and feel the adrenaline pump as the trapdoor opens and your heart shoots into your throat as you drop, screaming into the darkness below…!
Are you brave enough to face 90 minutes of London’s dark past?
The London Dungeon attraction offers 14 Shows, 12 Actors, 3 Rides, 1 unique experience; The Rat Walk, The Crypt, Labyrinth of Lost Souls, The Great Plague, The Great Fire of London, Surgery: Blood & Guts, The Torture Chamber, The Courtroom, Bedlam, Traitor: Boat Ride to Hell, Sweeney Todd’s Barber, Vengeance, Jack the Ripper, Bloody Mary Killer Queen, Drop Ride to Doom.
Admission to the London Dungeon with PRIORITY ENTRANCE.
Hours of operation
The London Dungeon is open daily.
Exceptions: 25th December - closed.
Seasonal operating hours do apply but the Dungeon will always be open between 10:00am – 5:00pm on operating days.
Park hours vary depending on the day.
The London Dungeon Tour lasts approximately 90 minutes, of which most you will be required to stand.
The London Dungeon is located at County Hall, Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7PB.
To ensure guests safety, there are height requirements for some rides.
Height restriction on Extremis Drop Ride to Doom is 1.5 meters.
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Children under 4 years are FREE.
We recommend visiting before 11:00 am and after 3:30pm for the shortest queue times.
In off-peak times please allow 30 minutes queuing time and 90 minutes inside the attraction for the tour. In peak periods such as summer and October please allow an hour for queuing and 90 minutes to enjoy the attraction.
Priority Access Tickets: Customers should join the priority access queue on the left hand-side when facing the building. During key trading period there will be a queue. Priority does not mean immediate entry into the attraction; it means that these customers are given priority entry over the other guest who buys their tickets on that day.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**