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The Story of the Port of London

London

The history of London has been shaped by its port. This seven week course will look at how shipping and trade have been vital for London since the Romans, covering the explosion in trade during the Tu ...
6:00 PM -
8:00 PM
27 September 2018 -
08 November 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18107

Walking Tours - North London Neighbourhoods

London

Discover the delights of four north London neighbourhoods. Beginning with the recent renaissance of Hackney’s de Beauvoir Town, a Victorian estate now home to the canal-side Haggerston Riviera, the st ...
11:00 AM -
1:00 PM
29 September 2018 -
27 October 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN19106

Walking Tours - The Architecture of Social Housing

London

Through visits to St Pancras, Somers Town and King’s Cross, the Boundary Estate , the Barbican and Golden Lane Estate (among other sites), this series of walks will examine the changing face of social ...
2:30 PM -
4:30 PM
03 October 2018 -
24 October 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN18101

Walking Tours - Exploring South London

London

In these four walking tours we visit some underexplored areas of the metropolis. Woolwich, Deptford, Stockwell and Walworth take centre stage as we uncover the hidden histories of these south London ...
2:30 PM -
4:30 PM
07 October 2018 -
28 October 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN19102

The Changing City - Building the Square Mile

London

Explore the architectural history of The City of London, starting with Sir Christopher Wren and St Paul’s Cathedral, taking in Sir John Soane, and working our way through to the present day’s ‘starchi ...
10:00 AM -
4:00 PM
10 October 2018 -
10 October 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN19110

London After Dark (1860s - 1950s)

London

With the nights drawing in, we take the opportunity to look at life in London after dark. Through topics including night clubs, eating out, cinema-going, youth clubs, nights in and the supernatural, w ...
6:30 PM -
8:30 PM
11 October 2018 -
25 October 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN19105

A People's History of the East End - 17th and 18th Centuries

London

These 4 one-day-long classes will explore the rich and vibrant social history of London’s East End.  From the early 17th century the East End was transformed by shipping, overseas trade and migration. ...
10:00 AM -
5:00 PM
13 October 2018 -
13 October 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN19113

Modernist London in 10 Buildings

London

The National Theatre, the Isokon building, Trellick Tower; London is home to some striking modernist architecture. This session will identify some of the key ideas, principles and features of modernis ...
11:00 AM -
2:00 PM
13 October 2018 -
13 October 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN19109

Walking Tours - Marx in Soho

London

London, the heart of the British Empire and the foremost city of modern capitalism in the nineteenth century, was also home to the revolutionary anti-capitalist Karl Marx for most of his adult life. ...
11:00 AM -
1:00 PM
13 October 2018 -
13 October 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN19111

An Afternoon in Edwardian London

London

Enjoy an introduction to a fascinating period of rapid social and political change through journals, guidebooks, diaries and press cuttings from our special collections. Exploring these original histo ...
12:00 AM -
4:00 PM
13 October 2018 -
13 October 2018
SUITABLE FOR ALL -
LN19104