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Watson Fothergill Walk: Architecture of Victorian Nottingham

Watson Fothergill Walk: Architecture of Victorian Nottingham

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Meet outside Visit Nottingham Tourism Centre

1-4 Smithy Row

Nottingham

NG1 2BY

United Kingdom

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Join tour guide Lucy Brouwer to explore the Nottingham city centre buildings of Victorian architect Watson Fothergill.

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Why did the Victorians think a mortgage was like a monkey?

How can one architect have two names on one building?

What links one of Nottingham's foremost Victorian architects with Mick Jagger and Thomas Hardy?

All these and more questions will be answered on a guided walk around the buildings of architect Watson Fothergill in Nottingham City Centre. Learn about the buildings of one of Nottingham's most prominent Victorian architects, his signature style and the influence of the Gothic on the city's buildings. A walk of approximately 2km (1.25 miles) 2 hours.

Participants are asked to come prepared for appropriate weather eventualities and to wear footwear suitable for city walking.

Meet for 2 pm start outside Nottingham Tourism Centre on Smithy Row (next to Council House). Walk to finish at Fothergill's Pub, Castle Gate.

Advanced booking is essential as places are limited.

Some Feedback from previous events:

“Charisma and humour from the guide. She also gave a lot of historical info without ever being dry or boring.”

“The buildings and locations were varied and easily accessed on foot. The history of Watson Fothergill’s life and career was very interesting and described in an informative and professional manner.”

"This tour combines some extremely well researched material with an engaging and lively delivery. It's made me look at Nottingham city centre in a completely new light!"

"A fantastic and hugely informative walk around some of Fothergill's most famous buildings in central Nottingham."

"I cannot recommend these walking tours enough."

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How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email: watsonfothergillwalk@gmail.com

 

What if I have to cancel / postpone?

Please notify the organiser as soon as you can to reorganise your tickets (if possible)  email: watsonfothergillwalk@gmail.com

 

What's the refund policy?

No refunds.

 

Can I pay on the day?

If you can't pay online then please contact the organiser watsonfothergillwalk@gmail.com as all places must be booked. Watsonfothergillwalk.com

 

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Meet outside Visit Nottingham Tourism Centre

1-4 Smithy Row

Nottingham

NG1 2BY

United Kingdom

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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