London is full of grim history and strange oddities… and its grisly past is closer than you think. Could your office be built on top of a plague pit? Is your neighbourhood a hot spot for hauntings? Was your local pub the scene of a brutal murder?
Enter your postcode or borough into the Grim London website to discover the dark past and terrifying tales of London’s streets.
Designed by creative agency Impero
, Grim London brings you over 550 horrible tales to keep you entertained and spooked over Halloween. Every X on the map marks the spot of a creepy event from London’s past, allowing users to delve into the gruesome history of their local area and learn about the harrowing events that once to took place across this sinister City.
Discover the plaguing secrets underneath Aldgate Station, the floral ghost that shadows the former home of Nell Gwynne, the unsolved murder of Emily Armstrong beaten to death in 1949, or take a trip to the Vauxhall pleasure gardens…
From hauntings and oddities to murders and executions, Grim London brings the bleak and terrifying history of London screaming back to life this Halloween. Screw Werewolves and Vampires, nothing is quite as terrifying as the real events that took place right on your door step only a few hundred years ago.