Historian, author and popular prize-winning Blue Badge Guide, Rachel Kolsky has one of the widest range of walking tours and visits in London. BOOK YOUR OWN PRIVATE GROUP TOUR for as many people as you want or BOOK INDIVIDUAL TICKETS for the pre-arranged PUBLIC TOURS.
SPECIAL ‘GO LONDON TOURS’ WALKS –
* NEWLY SCHEDULED * – Suffrage, Science and the Stage: Women in and around the LSE – Saturday 20th August – profiling wonderful women linked to the area including, Rosalind Franklin, Emelline Pethick-Lawrence and Millicent Fawcett. There are a few spaces left for Murals, Markets, Cinemas and Chocolate: Buzzy Brixton – Wednesday 14th September so book NOW!. Your Loyal Subjects: National Portrait Gallery – Sunday 4th September – one of my favourite art galleries with some of my favourite Jewish personalities. See Public Tours for details.
‘Woodberry Down to Woodberry Park: Regeneration on the New River’ The SOLD OUT tour was a great success … here we are with my new friend Mole!
UPDATE! ‘Whitechapel in 50 Buildings’, is nearing completion! It is due to be published later this year and we are already planning some walking and talking events linked to our chosen buildings. Photographer and long-time educator in Tower Hamlets, Louis Berk, has taken the photos and I am writing the captions. More details will be coming soon with special advance order opportunities for everyone on my mailing list. See Good Reads for more details.
NEW COURSES FOR CITY LIT AND BISHOPSGATE INSTITUTE – ‘The Magnificent Metropolitan Line’ is SOLD OUT. Stokey: A Misty Village and In and Out the Angel two evening tours for City Lit are already booking fast. City Lit is also running my Women’s London series of tours this autumn – it always Sells Out quickly, so check your diary for the dates – 29th September to 27th October and book soon!
NEWLY SCHEDULED! Round and Blue: London’s Plaques – this NEW autumn course celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Blue Plaque scheme with me and Bishopsgate Institute.
NEWLY SCHEDULED! Jubilant Jubilee Line – Bishopsgate Institute is repeating this ever popular course in the autumn – book early as it is always sells out quickly.
See Public Tours page for details.
MSCC have one more tour in their summer schedule and it is one of everyone’s favourites – All Change at King’s Cross – if you have never explored this area you now have another chance. If you have already visited it is still developing so do come along again! See Public Tours.
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JEWISH LONDON – My first book Jewish London was REPRINTED for the FIFTH time! The reviews continue to be wonderful.Thank you everyone who has bought it and those of you who continue to buy it for your family and friends. It is available in all good bookshops … and in the library on the Queen Mary cruise liner too! Click on the book cover above for reviews and book events.
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