Anthony Matthews

Profile updated 30/06/22

Regional Qualification(s):

London

Language(s):

English

Phone Number(s):

07860684768, 0208-5441647

Contact guide

Introduction:

I am flexible, caring and enjoy guiding my customers around the many fascinating sights of London and England. I am fully insured Blue Badge and City of London Guide. I specialise in the National Gallery, British Museum and walking tours of London, especially the American connection and the Mayflower story. I also undertake tours to Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, City of Bath, Oxford and the real Cotswolds, as well as all other major sights. I can tailor make tours to any sight for schools, universities, company's families or individuals, do please e mail for any information you may require. My website and Instagram page have more.

Personal Interests:

Tower of London
British Museum
National Gallery
Walking tours of London
The American connection
Westminster Abbey

Special Interests:

Museums

The British Museum is the place to see the history of the world, Egyptian Mummies, Roman remains and the Parthenon Frieze. There is a vast selection of fascinating antiquities which i would be delighted to show you.

Art/Paintings & Sculpture

The National Gallery is a favourite. I am passionate about art and will explain and show works by Raphael, Titian, Leonardo da Vinci and the eccentric Caravaggio among many of the greatest artists in the world.

Business & Finance

The world’s financial powerhouse, banks metal exchange, shares, bonds and Lloyd's Insurance on the old roman market housed in a spectacular modernist building. I am a qualified and licenced City of London guide.

Walking Tours

The American connection in London, see where Pocahontas entered a royal palace and the Governor of Connecticut met the King. A Westminster and Mayfair walk. Royal connections and two palaces.
Any walk can be tailor made.

Churches & Cathedrals

Westminster Abbey is where H.R.H. Prince William was married, and where the next monarch will be crowned and see the actual chair they will sit in. The graves and monuments of the great and the good, along with some fascinating stories of 1000 years of history.

Other

One specialty is a panoramic coach tour including the Tower of London, the London Eye, Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, St.Pauls cathedral, Tower Bridge and can you really see Big Ben?

London Areas in Depth

Changing of the guard never fails to excite. See the most famous of royal pageants as the guards change between two palaces which regiments and the best places for photographs.

Endorsements:

2012 Venues, City of London

Driver Guide:

No