Start: Back entrance of the British Museum on Montague Place
Do you know where the government stores its Art Collection? Where there are extensive underground laboratories teeming with disease—carrying bugs? Which streets were once the haunt of the rich and famous, shopping for their next luxury motor car? And where could London cabbies find tea and shelter 100 years ago? Why was one knowledge centre nick-named “the Godless University” and which institution has recently celebrated 150 years of distance learning? Where has a lift been installed to aid the movement of stuffed elephants?
When & Where
Elaine Wein, Footprints of London
Footprints of London is a website created by independent guides to promote and market the walks that they lead. This walk is led by Elaine Wein