The Wyldes of Hampstead: Exploring Hampstead’s Northern Slopes

Course Dates: 10/07/22
Time: 11:00 - 13:30
Location: Off Site
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Discover the rural north side of Hampstead by walking across the Heath Extension to the hamlet of Northend learning about its famous residents, its hostelry and the 17th- century Wyldes farmhouse. We return via the enchanting Hill Garden and Golders Hill Park.
Meet on the green behind the newsagent at Golders Green Station. Circular walk starts and ends outside the main entrance to Golders Green and involves walking across parts of the Heath..
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Full fee £19.00 Senior fee £15.00 Concession £10.00

Course Code: HLW217

Sun, day, 10 Jul - 10 Jul '22

Duration: 1 session

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What is the course about?

Discover the rural north side of Hampstead by walking across the Heath Extension to the hamlet of Northend learning about its famous residents, its hostelry and the 17th- century Wyldes farmhouse. We return via the enchanting Hill Garden and Golders Hill Park.

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

Ability to participate in a guided walk and walking across the Heath.

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 and London history courses. Please see City Lit website.

Marilyn Greene

Marilyn Greene is a museum professional and London tour guide with an academic background in art history. Qualified as a City of London Guide, she leads Mud-larking tours, Hidden London Tours for London Transport Museum, school tours at the Dickens House Museum, as well as developing her walks in the City and north London. Having worked as a Curator at Hampstead Museum and a qualified City of London guide many of her walks specialise in various aspects of these areas. Marilyn worked for 15 years at the Victoria and Albert Museum in adult and community learning and specialised in working with faith communities and organising intercultural tours of the collections. As well as walking tours, Marilyn leads tours and training at both the Victorian and Albert Museum and British Museum.

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