The Old Palace Tour
This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:
Tue, 27th Feb 2018
Tue, 6th Mar 2018
Tue, 13th Mar 2018
Tue, 20th Mar 2018
Tue, 27th Mar 2018
Somerset House was once the home of three Catholic queens - Anne of Denmark, Henrietta Maria and Catherine of Braganza - and played a vital part in the crisis of the Stuart dynasty.
Join us for a free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. A special highlight of the tour includes access to Strand Lane Baths.
Free tickets are available (on the day only) from 10.30am at the Information Desk in Seamen's Hall, South Wing.
Cost: Free of Charge
Contact and Booking Details
More information at this website.
No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.
The Old Palace Tour
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
Somerset House,Strand, London, London,
See more events on the same day or today, tomorrow or rest of Jan
Nearest tube and train stations to Somerset House
More local events coming soon
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
Have you ever wondered how birds got their names? Why did our ancestors think the lapwing was treacherous and the sparrow lustful, but praise the crow?
Michael La Cour will in this lecture discuss the role and responsibility of corporations in addressing the challenges of the food system, and how sustainability and health drives innovation.
The Good Immigrant brought together 21 British writers to examine what it means to be BAME in Britain today.
This event discusses how bullshit has taken over the worlds of business and increasingly the political arena.
The presentation will retrace the evolution of the historiography – and interpretation - of the occupation of the Channel Islands
Following the publication of the first volume of the long-awaited The Book of Dust, Philip Pullman talks about his writing life and on why and how literature matters to him with Erica Wagner.
Get ready for an unforgettable evening with a global superstar, as he puts the Boom Boom into your heart in the all new production, Fastlove - A tribute to George Michael.