28 July @ 11.00 am - 1.00 pm
This has quickly become one of the most popular tours in the repertoire led by our popular Blue Badge guide Rachel Kolsky.
Once a wealthy residential district for Rothschilds and Montefiores it is now home to the fast growing ultra-Orthodox Jewish community.
Discover the background to the various synagogues, schools and shops, the first home of the Jewish Deaf Association, a historic sweet manufacturer, the difference between Bobover and Belz, Kedassia and Beth Din and taste some authentic rugelach.
London's Jewish community has left a fascinating legacy throughout the capital from the early Medieval settlement in the City to the current day. From times of refuge, persecution and emancipation to the amazing array of financial, industrial and entertainment empires this tour explores the collection and uncovers stories of clothing, cinema, cakes and much more!