Get closer to London’s rich history at one of our unique archive workshops, including two new Sunday sessions.
Led by our Interpretation Manager, Dr Michelle Johansen, these hands-on history courses invite learners to explore themed sets of original sources from our library and special collections, such as photographs, press cuttings, pamphlets and ephemera.
Activities in Hands-on History
A Social History of Victorian London (1830s-1890s)
A Short History of Feminism (1890s - 1980s)
A Social History of Twentieth Century London (1900s-1970s)
A Short History of Poverty (1830s - 1940s)
A Short History of the East End (1880s - 1970s)
A Short History of Sundays (1860s - 1980s)
A Short History of Enviromentalism (1858 - 1990)
A Short History of the 1930s