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Imagine Experiences creates unique, immersive and unforgettable experiences thanks to our carefully and professionally designed tours.

by Ana Araque & Brendan Murphy - Co-founders in London, England, United Kingdom

We are on a mission to help you make up for lost time and experience the extraordinary together, now. We know that the world and the way we travel has changed, which is why we created Imagine Experiences. 

Imagine Experiences launched in direct response to the Covid-19 pandemic, creating a series of new to market, culture-rich and completely safe experiences for people to enjoy with their loved ones right now.

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Our small group experiences feature everything from foodie adventures, musical pilgrimages, thrilling espionage missions, scandalous escapades and ethereal escapes. 

Unique, unforgettable and entirely safe, we want to give you the chance to bring your imagination to life with like-minded adventurers or in your own exclusive group.

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Tantalise your tastebuds, dance barefoot, dabble in espionage, escape the 'Big Smoke'. Our experiences are unique, unforgettable and entirely safe, allowing you to experience the extraordinary with your friends & family and make amazing memories.

Fully safety accredited and running throughout summer 2021 and beyond, you can book an exclusive adventure with your tribe or join small parties of fellow experience-lovers right now.

It’s time to stop waiting and start living your best life once again. 

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Live a day in the life of the most famous spy in the world…James Bond. Sip Vodka Martinis, master your shooting skills and walk in the footsteps of his creator. Who knows, you may even get your own ‘00’ Licence!

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This is not simply a ‘food tour’ but a journey around the world and understanding and celebration of how the most multicultural area of the most cosmopolitan city came to be. You’ll Taste Indian samosas, local oysters with a glass of Bubbly, Ghanian chocolate and “Jewish Beigels or Bagels” (depends on which side of The World you are).

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Experience firsthand the London Street Art influenced by its culture and society, before tucking into a Street Art food lunch in Spitalfields Market. Enter the playground known as the “Graffiti Tunnel” In Waterloo before your visit to the “unauthorized Private Collection” of Banksy, showcasing one of the most provocative and influential artists in the World!

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Gin is the ‘new Champagne’ & London has the finest gin palaces on earth. You will satisfy your thirst as we weave through the backstreets, alleyways and grand thoroughfares to visit them one by one to discover the long & fascinating relationship between gin and the British people. Enjoy a specialist gin in each palace and finish your experience with a masterclass at the bar of a London distillery!

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Be the first to experience a new concept in street theatre, drink the “SSS” Victorian gin cocktail and play 18th Century seduction games. Learn London’s more lurid history... the City of Sin will be exposed! 

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From Mozart to Brit Pop and everything in between…Visit the iconic venues, learn the stories, and enjoy the company of your musical guide. Then visit the ‘Vault’ to see it’s priceless collection of memorabilia and dine at the original Hard Rock Café! The perfect day out for any music buff!  

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Your magical, awe-inspiring day includes entering the largest stone circle in the world at Avebury, learning the ancient art of dowsing, enjoying a sumptuous lunch and feeling the power within the Stonehenge ‘Inner Circle!’ with VIP access to step inside and touch the stones.

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We are recruiting you as an agent of the Crown – Dirty tricks, false flags, Black Ops…and that’s just the start. You are going on a journey into the world of a spy, in the birthplace of espionage!

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With your help, we have designed over 60 new experiences that will be available to book before the end of 2021!

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Imagine designs experiences that include hundreds of small businesses who need help after the pandemic. Many are local, hidden gems and will benefit from our support and a new wave of customers as soon as restrictions are lifted. 

Founded in 2020 in response to the pandemic’s impact, the company is the first in the UK to offer new immersive experiences to leading UK landmarks and hotspots for small groups, without the luxury price tag. 

Imagine tours are private with limited numbers to allow friends to book together and to avoid the stress of dense groups. They offer a range of exclusively curated Signature products featuring brand new experiences at leading cultural destinations at a competitive price.

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All tours will benefit from access to appropriate protection equipment such as face masks, high-alcohol sanitisers and wipes, temperature gauges and best practice staff training on controlling people-movement.

Imagine is a private company, benefiting from more than 40 years’ industry experience through its senior team and an unrivalled network of global travel contacts, suppliers and customers. Past clients from the Imagine talent pool include Jeff Wayne’s War of the Worlds: The Immersive Experience, The View From The Shard, BBT Big Bus Tours, Intercontinental, and City Tour London. Imagine was founded by commercial tourism and travel industry experts Ana Araque and Brendan Murphy.

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Rewards

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Banksy & Beyond Experience + Banksy Exhibition

This is a unique opportunity to for street art lovers to get an immersive tour through different spectrums of the Street Art industry in London. See first hand the everchanging landscape of Street Art influenced by its culture and society. Try some 'Street Art Food' for lunch and then enter the U.K's unofficial Banksy Exhibition to see the work of the mysterious genius.

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Virtual Quiz Night

TV Quiz writers Gareth and Roz Royall host the most entertaining & fascinating quizzes for you to enjoy from the comfort of home. Even the most experienced quizzers will love this! 1 Team per reward

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Virtual Cocktail Masterclass

One of London's best-known cocktail kings Mark Thompson delivers his enthralling masterclass and sharing his secrets for you to recreate the world's greatest drinks in your own home. 1 entry per reward

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Congrats mentions

Send a message to a loved one, a dear friend on a special occasion or even a crush! Jump on our attention-grabbing Crowdfunder social media updates and get that special message across in an unforgettable way.

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Virtual Espionage Evening

Join our espionage expert, a former secret services and elite military professional, for an evening of incredible but true tales of daring do!

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Virtual QI London Experience

Our Imagine Experiences London experts give you the virtual taster of the new Qi London tour; an alternative tour for those of you who already know about our Capital City…or at least think you do! We will bust myths and astonish you with the real facts, which are often stranger than the fictional legend. Pledgers for this will receive a discount for the Qi London bus tour launching this summer. 1 reward per person.

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Secret London Walking Tour

Discover the London that nobody knows… explore the back alleys of old London and learn some of its hidden tales!

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London at War Walking Tour

London has been the scene of war for over 2000 years. Experience The hidden scars of the capital with our expert guide

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Oxford Delights Walk

The City of Dreaming Spires is not just the one of the most prestigious places of academic learning in the world… it is the birthplace of dreams!

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Rock 'n' Roll Tour of Soho

Walk to streets and visit the sites where Bowie, the Beatles, Jimmy Hendrix, The Who, Led Zeppelin….and many, many more cut their teeth!

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Churchill; The Greatest Briton

Follow in the footsteps of the great statesman around Westminster. Finish at a good old traditional English pub. one of his favourites!

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Glorious Greenwich

Discover this lost village which became the centre of time!

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London Street Art & Graffiti Tour

Some of the greatest Street Art in the world is to be seen on this eclectic walk!

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Jack the Ripper Walking Tour

Tread in the footsteps of the world’s most famous serial killer…. can you solve the mystery?

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The Crown; Film Locations Walk

The Crown is the series that shook the world… See where it really took place as well as where it was filmed with an expert, insider guide!

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Haunted Walk of Mayfair

Tales of Ghosties & Ghoulies in the notorious locations where their legends began…and other stories to rattle your bones!

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Horrid London; a bloody good walk!

Execution, torture, plague and fired, a City walk through the darker side of London's macabre and terrible past!

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A Bankside Odyssey

A journey through time on the bawdy Southbank. Learn of Bishops, brothels & poets before a pint (not inc)

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Guided tour of The Guards Collection

A guided tour through a jaw-dropping collection that charters the story of the royal Guards, from the Restoration & Waterloo to Afghanistan. This is the fabric of British military history and a story of courage & duty. Set underground within Wellington Barracks across the road from Buckingham Palace, this is a hidden gem of British heritage that needs to be experienced!

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Royal Rascals (& Scandalous Sovereigns) Experience

Visit the London memorials to some of Britains most colourful monarchs and score them, top-trumps style, on the characteristics they were famed for, Mad, Bad, Dangerous or Quite Nice Actually. Stop for a halftime pint (included) to debate scores with your group before finally deciding, who was the biggest rascal of them all?

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City of Spies Experience

Vist the hidden areas of London where the world's first professional spy network was created. Learn of the Circus, the Cambridge Five and the famous of them all…Bond, James Bond.

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Sherlock; The Official Live Game

London's thrilling new Sherlock Holmes-themed attraction. A unique adventure combining an immersive experience, escape game, and a fully themed bar!

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Banksy & Beyond Experience (without Exhibit ent.)

This is a unique opportunity to for art lovers to get an immersive tour through different spectrums of the Street Art industry in London. See firsthand the everchanging landscape of Street Art influenced by its culture and society.

£30 or more

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Tickets to The London Bridge Experience

Visit London's most authentic scare attraction, situated in the historic vaults beneath London Bridge. Winner of The Best Year Round Scare Attraction in the U.K for 11 years' consecutively.

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Tickets for Tour of Chelsea F.C Stamford Bridge

A tour of Stamford Bridge, home of Chelsea F.C, one of the most successful clubs in European football

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Tickets for the Postal Museum in London

Discover the story of 500 years of communication including the story of the very first social network and enjoy their extraordinary collection. Includes an immerse subterranean rail ride around the network.

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Visit to The Top of The Shard - Private Tour

Experience London's finest view from the tallest building in Western Europe in the best possible way with an expert guide, affording you fascinating perspective and insights.

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Tickets - Private Guided Tour Transport Museum

Discover the powerful link between transport and the growth of London since 1800. There are more than 500,000 items to enjoy, from locomotives which powered the world’s first underground railway, to one of the most important collections of 20th century poster art. An expert guide will help you get the most from this special visit.

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Exotic East End Experience

Take a culinary journey around the world and back again in just a half a mile of London's East End. Taste Ghanaian chocolate and Indian samosas to 'Beigels' and oysters while learning some Cockney Rhyming Slang with a glass of English bubbly. An Imagine Experiences Original.

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Soho Music Experience + Hard Rock Café Meal.

The ultimate day out for music lovers, from Mozart to Brit Pop and everything in between, you'll see the places where the greatest British Rock legends formed, played, socialised and recorded, before visiting the Hard Rock Vault's collection of memorabilia and the original Hard Rock itself for a 3-course meal from the Gold menu. An Imagine Experiences original.

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Lost in the Woods Cocktail Experience (Virtual)

Drink the fruits of nature with a special cocktail set sent to your home to join in. Delivered from the heart of the forest by our master mixologist using only wild liqueurs & vermouth, while he coaches you to create a wild negroni style cocktail before finishing by creating your own signature cocktail. 1 reward per person

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View from the Shard & Champagne Masterclass

Experience London's finest view from the tallest building in Western Europe. Stay in this magnificent venue to experience your masterclass in the sweet science of pouring the perfect glass of champagne! (inc one glass of champagne).

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The Gin Craze Experience

The story of Britain's love affair with Gin is a fascinating one. You will learn it while visiting London's greatest Gin Palaces and sampling their finest Gins. An Imagine Experiences original.

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Rock 'n' Roll tour + Hard Rock Café + Silent Disco

The ultimate day out for music lovers, visiting the places where the greatest British Rock legends formed, played, socialised and recorded, before visiting the Hard Rock Vault's collection of memorabilia and the original Hard Rock itself for a 3-course meal from the Gold Menu. Then it's time for you to get up and dance with the best 'Silent Disco' DJs in the U.K. An Imagine Experiences original.

£200 or more

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Magic of the Stones Experience

Your magical, awe-inspiring day includes entering the largest stone circle in the world at Avebury, learning the ancient art of dowsing, enjoying a sumptuous pub lunch and feeling the power within the stones with privileged ‘Inner Circle’ access to Stonehenge!

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Bond for a Day Experience

Follow in the footsteps of Ian Fleming and his Creation James Bond. Set in London you will visit the hidden areas the legend was born, learn counter-surveillance skills, take a sample of Bond's own fragrance home, improve your shooting skills with weapon training and sip Vodka Martinis just like a British Secret Agent! An imagine Experiences original.

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Private Guards Collection & Fine Dining Experience

A wonderous guided tour of a 400-year old collection that tells the story of the regiments of Guards who have the honour and duty of protecting the Sovereign and the Royal Palaces. Your fine dining experience takes place in the sanctuary of the museum and its collection as you are entertained by its Director & curator with spellbinding royal and military stories! 1 per person max group 7

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Exclusive Tower of London Private Tour

A money cannot buy, once in a lifetime experience. Enjoy a private tour of The Tower grounds by a resident Yeoman Warder. As night falls and the Tower becomes even more atmospheric, you'll hear stories from 1,000 years of royal and bloody history, ending appropriately at the Tower Chapel. You then have the privilege of joining the Yeoman Warders at their private club for drinks and join in with their famous charity raffle. One night only. 1 TKT

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'Best Taverns in Town' Private group max 20 people

Privately chauffeured in your own vintage red Routemaster Bus, with a pub expert Host and drinks at 5 of the greatest pubs in the world! - We all lost out on celebrating a special occasion with our families, friends & workmates over the past year. We're here to help you seize that day back and make up for lost time! This is the world's ultimate pub crawl! pub dinner and drinks all inc

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