Coffeehouse tour (afternoon)
Saturday, May 19, 2012 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM (BST)
London, United Kingdom
Join actors, musicians, and Dr Matthew Green for an immersive tour of London’s original – and best – coffeehouses. From Cornhill’s labyrinth of medieval alleyways to the steps of St Paul’s Cathedral, see how a bitter black drink from Turkey transformed the face of the city inspiring brilliant ideas that would make Britain the wonder of the world.
Dr Green will meet you by the steps of St Michael's Church, Cornhill for this epic voyage of discovery oozing with the sights, songs, stories, scents, and tastes of the age.
Free shots of gritty black coffee, served in the 17th-century fashion, included!
The tour lasts around 1hr 30 mins and includes shock, perfume, and nostalgia.