Science, Suffrage and the Stage: Covent Garden

08 Jul 2020











Don’t miss this walking tour through Covent Garden to LSE, home of The Women’s Library.

Discover, enroute, an array of fascinating women who lived, worked, performed and studied in and around Covent Garden including innovative dancers Margot Fonteyn and Ninette de Valois, suffragettes Emmeline Pankhurst and Pethick-Lawrence, scientist Rosalind Franklin, actresses and royal mistresses Nell Gwyn and Dorothy Jordan at Drury Lane Theatre and Beatrice Webb at the LSE itself.

Our group will be led by popular blue badge guide Rachel Kolsky.