(North side)

Millennium Bridge, London, EC4V

London, GB, EC4V

A reduced price event run in association with Totally Thames.

Follow up your visit to the mudlarking exhibitions with a fun session to learn about the history of the Thames

Please note: the steps at the Millennium Bridge are steep and have no handrail. Our staff will tell you the best way to navigate them.

This is a reduced price event run in association with Totally Thames.

Meeting by the glass obelisk under Millennium Bridge, on the North Bank, we will explore the foreshore from the bridge to Queenhithe Dock. We are guaranteed to find lots of evidence of London’s previous inhabitants including smoking pipes, pottery and animal bones.

Booking is essential. Children must be accompanied by an adult (minimum age for children is 8 years). Maximum of 2 children per adult.

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Health and Safety

Please wear sensible footwear e.g. wellies, old trainers or walking boots – no sandals, crocs or bare feet. Please bring hand-sanitizer as there may be no local hand-washing facilities – wash your hands at the first available opportunity after leaving the foreshore. Cover freshly broken skin and eczema with a waterproof plaster or alternatively wear waterproof gloves.

Artefact policy

In line with Thames Explorers policy of preserving the foreshore heritage we ask that you take only photographs, learning and memories of your experience and not the foreshore artefacts.


Do not attend if you have symptoms of Covid-19. In the event a participant must cancel due to Covid symptoms, please advise Thames Explorer as soon as possible either by phone (leave a message if unmanned): 0208 742 0057 or email us: and we will issue a credit note allowing the customer to book at a later date with no extra charge.

If Thames Explorer has to cancel an event, participants will be informed by email at the earliest opportunity and a full refund will be made. Should events be cancelled due to Government advice on managing Covid then credit notes will be issued to all participants.

If you have any questions please email: or ring 020 8742 0057

Happy exploring.