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Ulla Thiessen

Regional Qualification(s):



German, English

Phone Number(s):

020-8452 2666, 020-8208 0828, 07798-624725

Contact guide


A Londoner since 1971, I came from Schleswig-Holstein to study Art at St. Martin's, later History. I enjoy showing not just famous landmarks but behind the scenes, suburbs, villages, countryside. Devon and Cornwall, Derbyshire, Lake District, Cotswolds. Downton Abbey, Jane Austen, Rosamunde Pilcher, Midsomer Murders (Inspector Barnaby), Mr. Selfridge, James Bond 007, Dickens, Harry Potter, Poldark, Doc Martin, Hitchcock, William Morris, Churchill.
Brexit tour around Parliament; Mayflower tours Scrooby, Gainsborough, Plymouth
Social Season: Royal Ascot, Henley Regatta.
Docklands, Greenwich, Olympic Park, Hampstead, Camden, Chelsea, Westminster;
Architecture, Art, History, Politics, Royalty, Gardens, Parks and Stately Homes, Palaces.

Personal Interests:

Stately Homes
Film Locations
Sport: Olympics, Rowing

Special Interests:


Cornwall, Cotswolds, Oxford, Cambridge, Dover, Canterbury, Brighton, Stratford-upon-Avon, Thames Valley, Stonehenge, Kent,
Salisbury, Winchester, Bath, Derbyshire, Peak District, Lake District

Castles & Palaces

Windsor, Buckingham Palace, Hampton Court, Leeds, Warwick, Hever, Arundel, Blenheim, Chatsworth, Burghley, Belvoir; Berkeley, Broughton, Kensington, Brighton, Highclere;


Historic buildings, neighbourhoods/villages; old and modern architecture: City of London, Docklands, Olympic Park, the Shard, Battersea, Blackfriars.

Street Art

London + Bristol: graffiti, sculpture and art in streets, yards, gardens and galleries
National Gallery. Street Art

Decorative Arts/Arts & Crafts

William Morris: galleries, homes, Museums in London Region, Kent and Cotswolds; Art Deco Architecture;


Kew, Kenwood, Wisley, Sissinghurst, Groombridge, Wakehurst Place, Nymans; London Parks + Garden Squares; Lost Gardens of Heligan, Eden Project, Trebah, Abbotsbury, Exbury, Beth Chatto

Stately Homes & Country Houses

Althorp, Woburn Abbey, Knebworth, Knole, Chatsworth, Haddon Hall, Hardwick Hall, Waddesdon Manor, Chartwell, Prideaux Place, Pencarrow, Lanhydrock, Chenies, Hughendon, Penshurst Place, Highclere, Longleat

Ghosts, Murders & Mysteries

Midsomer Murders - Inspector Barnaby; Inspector Morse + Lewis; Jack the Ripper; Hitchcock, 007


Film Locations: Rosamunde Pilcher, Inspector Morse, Inspector Lewis, Inspector Barnaby - Midsomer Murders, Cotswolds, Thames Valley, Peak District, Coastal Region, Lake District, Yorkshire, Jane Austen: Derbyshire, Bath and


The Georgians, Hannover;
The Tudors, The Stuarts,
The Windsors


2012 Venues

Additional Qualifications:

BA Art and History

Driver Guide:



Type Make / Model Passengers Air Conditioning Disabled Access
Car Volkswagen Sharan 6 Yes No