Art Deco London walk

Course Dates: 12/07/19
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Location: OS - Off Site
Tutor: Diane Burstein

Travel back to the 1930s to explore the Art Deco style that influenced a variety of designs, from radios and cutlery to places related to travel, entertainment and commerce. In addition to looking at the architecture of the period, your guide will tell stories of life in London from the time these buildings were being erected. Meeting outside St James’s Park tube station (Broadway exit) and finishing at the coach station.

Description

What is the course about?

Travel back to the 1930s to explore the Art Deco style that influenced a variety of designs, from radios and cutlery to places related to travel, entertainment and commerce. In addition to looking at the architecture of the period, your guide will tell stories of life in London from the time these buildings were being erected.

What will we cover?

The Art Deco architecture and style
1930s London.

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

All levels. An interest in London and the ability to walk for 2 hours at a moderate pace.

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

A guided tour.

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

Other London Walks courses - please see the City Lit website.

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Instructive and entertaining. Knowledgeable and articulate guide. Entrance to at least one of the buildings would have enhanced the experience.
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Review by Steve / (Posted on 01/08/2017)

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Course Code: HLW74

Fri, day, 12 Jul - 12 Jul '19

Duration: 1 session

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

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