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Virtual Tour: A Walk Through Highgate: Experiments in Urban Living

20 August 10:30 am - 11:30 pm

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£6 – £12
In this virtual, scenic walk through Highgate, we discover its history and important architectural experiments in urban living

Discover some of Highgate’s twentieth century housing developments in this historic Virtual walk through Highgate. We will pass Lubetkin’s iconic Highpoint flats, learn about Highgate’s early history, walk through Waterlow Park and learn of it conception, pass Highgate Cemetery where Karl Marx is buried and explore Abraham Davis’s Holly Lodge Estate and Walter Segal’s 1950s St Anne’s Close. And to top it we will walk up Parliament Hill to see the view of where we walked and the City Skyline.

This is a live virtual tour hosted via Zoom video conferencing where your guide will give an illustrated presentation of the tour route with an accompanying talk. There will be opportunities for questions and interaction both during and after the virtual tour.