Visit to London Transport Museum Depot, Acton Town

Mill Hill Historical Society

Tuesday 18 September 2018: Visit to London Transport Museum Depot, Acton Town – https://www.ltmuseum.co.uk/whats-on/museum-depot/guided-tours Today our group can enjoy a behind the scenes private tour of The Museum Depot in Acton, a working museum store housing over 370,000 objects. The tour covers the vehicles in the bus and train sheds at the Acton Depot, sights include rare road and rail …

Hampstead

Walking tour of Hampstead

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Thursday 16 August 2018 – Walking tour of Hampstead with Blue Badge Guide Anne-Marie Craven Art and architecture in Hampstead and Belsize Park: What was it which inspired so many avant-garde artists to come to live in and around Belsize Park in the 1930s and 40s? We shall explore this part of northern and leafy London and see and hopefully …

Coach trip to Oxford with guided tour

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Monday 16 July 2018 – Coach trip to Oxford with guided tour A day out in Oxford. Leaving Mill Hill, we will transport you by coach to the historic City of Oxford where you will have time to explore on your own when we arrive, and perhaps a relaxing lunch, before joining our Blue Badge Guide for an afternoon walking …

The House Mill, Bromley-by-Bow

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Tuesday 26 June 2018 – The House Mill, Bromley-by-Bow – www.housemill.org.uk  Following on from the talk in November, we now have an opportunity to have a guided tour of The House Mill.  Built in 1776, the House Mill is the world’s largest surviving tidal mill and one of the best kept secrets in London. A riverside gem of the early …

Marlborough House Tour

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Tuesday 22 May 2018 – Tour of Marlborough House: http://thecommonwealth.org/marlborough-house Marlborough House is almost 300 years old and has the status of a Royal Palace. It has been occupied over the years by some five Dukes and Duchesses of Marlborough, three Dowager Queens of the United Kingdom, three Princes of Wales who later became Kings of the United Kingdom and …

Vintners' Company Coat of Arms

Worshipful Company of Vintners

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Monday 16 April 2018 – Tour of The Worshipful Company of Vintners:  www.vintnershall.co.uk The Vintners’ Company with its first Charter in 1363 is one of the Twelve Great Livery Companies of the City of London. With its origins steeped in the history of the City of London, and the import, regulation and sale of wine, the Company continues to maintain …