John Sheahan

John Sheahan

Originally from Ireland I've lived in this great city for the last twenty years and I am very honoured to call it home. Over the years I have continuously been fascinated by the hidden stories that lie behind the buildings, the churches, and the little laneways.

As a trained actor I have always held a great love of stories and as a guide I get incredible enjoyment from being given the opportunity to take people around these streets and introduce them to a world they may never have known existed.

From the wondrous and magical objects of the British Museum, the great Dome of St Paul's Cathedral, along the river Thames to the green of Greenwich, the fascinating history of Westminster Abbey and much, much more.

Particular interests include Theatre and the West End, the literature of London, the galleries such as the National Gallery and the Wallace Collection, Oxford, and not to forget the world of luxury and its great department stores I can uniquely offer exclusive access to both Harrods and Selfridges.

But most of all a tour is about you, so please let me know what would interest you most in this extraordinary city and I would be delighted to be your guide.

 

 

Winner of Best Overall Practical Tours 2017

 

John is a born storyteller with real authority as a guide. His presentations were excellent everywhere, with every word considered and full of humour and drama. His warm personality and charming Irish lilt made him a pleasure to listen to. His future clients are in for an absolute treat!

Chief Examiner, The Institute of Tourist Guiding

 

Languages

English

Top 5 Specialities

City of Oxford Tour

City of Bath Tour

Westminster Abbey Tour

Tower of London Tour

Changing of the Guard Tour

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