In 2012 I organised a meetup group called Dickens in London, inspired by the great novelist's bi-centenary and to take advantage of the many events that commemorated this. Victorian London is intended to extend this thread. It is a group for anyone who wants to explore Victorian London. We will visit historical buildings , museums, exhibitions and go on Victorian literary and historical walks. Possibilities include the Cummings Museum in Southwark, the newly refurbished Dickens Museum, a history tour of Wilton's Music Hall and the Florence Nightingale Museum. There are so many exciting posssibilities...  We will always end in a cafe or bar. A meetup will be arranged evey 4 - 6 weeks, usually on a Saturday or Sunday but sometimes on a weekday evening. I will usually keep the group quite  small (20 max).  If you have any ideas, please get in touch.

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Welcome to a group that will indulge your interest in Victorian London

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  • 4 days ago · 2:00 PM

    Visit the Freud Museum

    10 Victorians | 4.50

    My rationales for visiting this museum are 1. He was a Victorian 2. It looks interesting 3. I have never been. Here is the link: http://www.freud.org.uk/visit/ Admission... Learn more
  • November 9, 2014 · 1:45 PM

    Visit The Red House

    5 Victorians | 4.50

    This is the only house designed and lived in by Willliam Morris, the founder of the Arts and Craft Movement. It was only acquired by the NT 10 ears ago and as they... Learn more
  • October 19, 2014 · 12:00 AM

    Visit Highgate Cemeteries

    11 Victorians | 5.00

    I will have to get my head around the details for this meetup and do an update. It looks exciting! Here are the bare bones for now. You can only visit the West Cemetery... Learn more
  • August 2, 2014 · 2:00 PM

    Go to Keats House (followed by a picnic)

    7 Victorians | 4.50

    One of our members suggested we should have a summer picnic. This sounds like fun and I thought I would tag the picnic onto a visit to Keat's House (nearly a Victorian)... Learn more
  • May 17, 2014 · 1:00 PM

    Visit The Old Operating Theatre

    13 Victorians | 5.00

    This is another museum that has long been on my list. This is the link http://www.thegarret.org.uk/ It looks like a fascinating place with a fascinating history. The... Learn more
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