A walk through Highgate: experiments in urban living

Course Dates: 24/03/19
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Location: OS - Off Site
Tutor: Marilyn Greene

Discover some of Highgate's twentieth century developments. We will pass Lubetkin's iconic High Point flats, walk through Waterlow Park, past Highgate Cemetery to the Holly Lodge Estate and to Walter Segal's 1950s St Anne's Close.

Walk starts on the green opposite The Woodman pub, Archway Road. (Take escalator exit from Highgate station and turn right.) Finishes at Parliament Hill Fields at the Bottom of Swain's Lane. Walk starts on the green opposite The Woodman pub, Archway Road. (Take escalator exit from Highgate station and turn right.) Finishes at Parliament Hill Fields at the Bottom of Swain's Lane.

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  • A walk through Highgate: experiments in urban living. Photo: R Sones

A walk through Highgate: experiments in urban living

  • A walk through Highgate: experiments in urban living. Photo: R Sones
Description

What is the course about?

Highgate's twentieth century developments.

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

Be able to participate in a guided walk.

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

By guided walk.

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

Comfortable shoes and an umbrella.

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

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

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Course Code: HLW112

Sun, day, 24 Mar - 24 Mar '19

Duration: 1 session

Full fee: £19.00
Senior fee: £15.00
Concession: £8.00

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