Camden Guides entertain and inform visitors to Camden, offering guided walking tours of all areas inside the borough, including Camden Town, Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia, Kilburn, Kings Cross, Hampstead and Highgate.
All guides have spent a minimum of a year studying Camden and guiding techniques, passed various exams, and wear the badge which is given to them by the Mayor of Camden
Camden Training Course applications now open
Applications for the Camden Tour Guide Course starting in September 2022 are now open, and you can apply by completing this form and successful candidates will be invited for an interview. More information on the course can be found on our training pages, or you can book one of our two Meet-the-Guides free events on Wednesday 15th June or Thursday 23rd June. If you have any questions about the process please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We encourage a wide range of participants, and some bursaries may be available for people who are unable to afford the full cost of the course.
London Festival of Architecture, and Open Squares and Gardens Weekend
Camden Guides are involved in two exciting programmes in June.
To enjoy Camden’s lovely open spaces and gardens when they are at their Springtime best our guides are presenting walks at the London Open Squares and Gardens Weekend on 11 and 12 June. Before booking walks, you must buy a ticket for the weekend event.
Throughout June Camden Guides will also be leading walks the London Festival of Architecture to highlight how the built environment in many different parts of Camden acts to improve our quality of life. Walks listed below – click on the link to get to the Eventbrite booking page
Current walks & tours
Our full list of our guided walking tours can be found on our walks & tours page. If you don’t find the right events on the date you want consider visiting the commission a tour page. We can also provide accessible walks. We follow the current government recommendations for COVID 19, so at the moment guests are welcome to wear masks, although the guide will not normally wear one outside.
Please contact us at email@example.com to arrange group walks where our guides will work with you and meet any specific requirements you may have.
When you book a tour you are making a contract with the individual guide and not Camden Guides.