When & Where

Suitable For

  • 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Elaine Wein
  • Course Code W21HMSD03A

What you will learn

London has some of the most wonderful parks and gardens in the world. To enjoy these open air museums and plant galleries you have to walk them. These walks offers the chance to learn more about the lungs of London.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • You will have a wider understanding of the history and parks and gardens of London

Cost

  • Full fee
    £155
  • Concession fee
    £115
  • Class format and activities

    The course will be a series of two hour walks, all starting and finishing near public transport.

    26 April, 2022 Pocket Parks in the City of London
    3 May, 2022 A Tale of Two Farms
    10 May, 2022 Mysteries and tales of Tower Hamlets Cemetery
    17 May, 2022 Stroll along the Thames – Richmond to Twickenham
    24 May, 2022 HALF TERM
    31 May, 2022 Stroll along the Thames – Hammersmith to Chiswick
    7 June, 2022 Hidden Corners of Hampstead Heath
    14 June, 2022 Crystal Palace, the other Jurassic Park
    21 June, 2022 Spending Time in Greenwich Park

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements, but we recommend that you should have an enthusiasm for the subject.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    Each session will be a walk of approximately two hours.

    What you need

    Please wear suitable clothing for a walk.

    What you can do next

    The tutor can advise on appropriate courses and activities such as further on-line courses, walks, books and websites. which you might enjoy and which will be appropriate.