A walk through Highgate: Experiments in urban living

Course Dates: 18/04/21
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Location: Online
In this virtual walk through Highgate we will discover historical points of interest including Highgate School, Pond Square and Waterlow Park, whilst focusing on experiments in urban living such as the iconic 1930s Highpoint I and II flats, the 1920s Holly Lodge Estate and 1950s homes built for a community of friends in St Ann’s Close. We finish near Parliament Hill that has great views over London.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
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What is the course about?

The social and architectural history of Highgate.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

For everyone who is interested in London history and architecture.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Online. A virtual guided walk.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?


When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Other City Lit guided walks or history of London courses. Please see the website.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.