The Story of London
Explore the remarkable history of London, as well as the bustling present time, complete with a rich cultural tapestry and notable locals.
S01:E01 - The London Underground
No institution could more readily come to stand for modern London than the Tube. The Tube is the string that ties London and Londoners together.
S01:E02 - Royal London
The history of the United Kingdom is rich with pageantry and tradition, an interweaving of past and present. At the center of it all is London.
S01:E03 - Parks
London is a green city. Wandsworth, Wimbledon, Clapham Common and more, but the centerpiece of London's extensive park system are eight royal parks.
S01:E04 - The River Thames
The Thames is the longest river from source to sea in England. It travels through places such as: Oxford, Henley and Windsor before it reaches London.
S01:E05 - Castles
The building of a defensive line of castles like the one at Lewis along the coast of Dover was William the Conqueror's way of securing his retreat.
S01:E06 - Palaces
Kensington Palace, St. James', Hampton Court, the Banqueting House, the Tower of London, and Kew are all evidence of London's rich and regal past.