From Monasteries and Milkmaids to Metropolis: North London Through the Ages

From Monasteries and Milkmaids to Metropolis: North London Through the Ages

This event has finished Took place on: Sunday, 13th Oct 2019

 £10

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Travel through a thousand years of history, meeting kings, artists, writers, painters, musicians, a real life Rapunzel, and even an Egyptian mummy!

On our tour we'll visit Islington's green spaces, churches, historic buildings, and a river that isn't a river. You'll hear how the area of Islington was transformed from monastic lands, to dairy farms (mind the cows!), to the sprawl of nineteenth century London. The tour begins outside Highbury & Islington Station, ends on Islington Green, and will take around two hours. Total distance is around two miles.


Contact and Booking Details

This event has finished Took place on: Sunday, 13th Oct 2019

 £10

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2019-10-13 2019-10-13 Europe/London From Monasteries and Milkmaids to Metropolis: North London Through the Ages Travel through a thousand years of history, meeting kings, artists, writers, painters, musicians, a real life Rapunzel, and even an Egyptian mummy! https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2019/10/13/from-monasteries-and-milkmaids-to-metropolis-north-london-through-the-ages-217008 Highbury & Islington Tube Station,Highbury Corner,,London

Location

Highbury & Islington Tube Station,

Highbury Corner,
London,
UK
N5 1RA

Nearest tube and train stations to Highbury & Islington Tube Station