Now, it’s one of the trendiest, most attractive precincts, brimming with food and drink and retail. It’s a great area to explore anyway, but the interest is sure to be heightened by having a knowledgeable companion pointing out the dark nooks and crannies of historical significance. You’re bound to come away with some cracking stories.

Feb 6-Feb 14
Trafalgar Square, WC2N 5DN 
Tube: Charing Cross