15 September @ 11.00 am - 1.00 pm
Not so long ago the area of Notting Hill was defined by slum landlords and home to a strong Caribbean community together with a small but vibrant Jewish community.
Take the opportunity, in this walk led by our popular Blue Badge guide Rachel Kolsky, to discover the transformation since the 1990s.
The tour ends with a real treat, an exclusive visit to the historic New West End synagogue in St Petersburgh place where you will hear the story of the building and its fascinating community including Rothschilds, Franklins, Montagus and suffragettes.
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!