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Wonderful women of Whitechapel walking tour

3rd July (11:00) 2019

Join us and Historian, author and prize-winning Blue Badge Guide, Rachel Kolsky for this popular tour which visits sites associated with some of the women who have defined Whitechapel and Spitalfields.

Hear the stories of such significant figures as Eva Luckes and Edith Cavell at the London Hospital; radical campaigner Annie Besant; and philanthropists Mary Hughes and Miriam Moses. The walk also explores locations related to influential characters in the contemporary cultural scene such as artist Tracey Emin and author Monica Ali.

We will end in lively Spitalfields market, where guests can find a bite to eat. 


*Please note, guests should be prepared to walk for 90 mins to 2 hours, including routes which may have steps or uneven surfaces.