Florence Nightingale’s London

Start: 10.30am outside the BMW motor bike shop (W1K 7TT) on the corner of Park Lane and South Street (nearest tube stations are Marble Arch and Hyde Park Corner)

Finish: The Florence Nightingale Museum in St Thomas’s Hospital (nearest underground stations are Westminster and Waterloo).

Walk in the footsteps of the ‘mother of nursing’ and discover the life of Florence Nightingale through the places where she lived and worked. From the house where she spent the last days of her long life, the hotel where she wrote her famous Notes on Nursing, the statue of the Lady with the Lamp, to the hospital where she founded her nursing school. Along the way, we take a look at her life and visit London as she knew it.

This walk lasts approximately 2.5 hours, and will be conducted at a reasonable walking pace so please wear appropriate footwear. We advise a max. number of participants of 20.

This tour is led by a

Blue Badge Guide

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Key facts

Walking Tour

Dates 2020:
Friday 6 March 2020
Wednesday 7 April 2020
Saturday 9 May 2020
Tuesday 16 June 2020
Sunday 28 June 2020
Thursday 9 July 2020
Friday 24 July 2020
Saturday 8 August 2020
Wednesday 19 August 2020
Wednesday 22 September 2020

All tours start at 10.30am

Admission:
Adult £25
Concessions £20

Venue:
Start: The Dorchester Hotel on Park Lane
Finish: Florence Nightingale Museum

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We also offer bespoke private tours. Please email Kristin to find out more.

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