History and Society

Our programme includes a diverse collection of walking tours through the city, and examinations of the past and present of the city and its people.


Activities in History and Society

  1. Tape Letters

    Online

  2. The Men Who Made Menswear

    In-person

  3. UK Leather & Fetish Archive Open Day

    In-person

  4. Archive Launch: Stop the War

    Online

  5. Archive Display: Stop the War

    In-person

  6. Archive Tour - LGBTQ+ Collections

    In-person

  7. The Story of the Port of London

    Online

  8. Borderlines of Madness in 19th-Century Fiction

    In-person

  9. The London Voice

    In-person

  10. Walking Tour: Architecture in the City of London

    In-person

  11. Queer London Literature

    Online

  12. Etymology: Where Words Come From

    Online

  13. Welcome to London (1830s-1960s)

    In-person

  14. An Introduction to Charles Booth's London

    In-person

  15. A Short History of Housing (1850s-1970s)

    Online

  16. Love, Sex and Feminism in Victorian London

    Online

  17. The Language of Food

    Online

  18. East End in Fact and Fiction

    In-person

  19. Better Connected: The History of Switchboard

    In-person

  20. Queer Musical Theatre

    Online

  21. Language and the First World War

    Online

  22. Dragging the Archive

    In-person

  23. Archive Tour - London Collections

    In-person

  24. Welcome to the East End (1880s-1970s)

    In-person

  25. A Cultural History of Aids

    Online

  26. Walking Tour: Public Art in the City of London

    In-person

  27. The London Voice

    Online

  28. The Language of Sport

    Online

  29. A Short History of London in Winter (1820s-1980s)

    Online

  30. A Big Night Out in London (1880s-1960s)

    Online