Subterranean London

When and Where

11 Jul 2019 - 11 Jul 2019 (5 hours, 1 day)
Days and times
Thursday 10:30 - 16:30
Morley College London


Full fee
Concession fee
Senior fee

Quick Facts

Robert Smith
Course code

What you will learn

Learn about the London beneath your feet on a day of talks, films and discussion about crypts, hidden rivers, tunnels, sewage pipes, air raid shelters and of course underground railways hosted by Footprints of London guide Rob Smith.

By the end of the course you will be able to

  • Understand more about the hidden infrastructure that les beneath our feet. Appreciate the innovative nature of the Subterranean in Victorian London. Discover places to visit across London. Find films which have featured underground places.

Class format and activities

Presentation about Subterranean places, class debate, film shows, analysis of paintings and photographs

Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.

Entry requirements

No special entry requirements

What you need to know before you enrol

Nothing other than an interest in London history

What you will need for your class

Pen and notebook to take note if you wish

What you can do next

Other London History classes at Morley College