Walk: Secrets of Somers Town & Euston

Walk: Secrets of Somers Town & Euston
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Fri 3 Jul 2020
1 hour 30 minutes

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This walk has now been cancelled but we hope to reschedule at a later date

Explore the area behind Euston station. Find a wonderful Art Deco former factory building, a museum paying tribute to the first woman to qualify as a doctor, a new medical research laboratory, and some washing line poles designed by a famous artist. Learn about some local figures, such as housing reformer Basil Jellicoe, African Independence activist George Padmore, feminist writer Mary Wollstonecraft, and film director Mike Leigh.

‘Meet’ London’s first Pearly King and discover some fascinating social history in this hidden corner of London.

Meeting point: Mornington Crescent Underground station

03/07/2020 11:00 - 12:30
Diane Burstein