Uncover London's Black History with an activist

location_city London

timelapse 2 hour duration

language delivered in English

Hosted by Tony

I’m part of a collective of artists, authors, and filmmakers who collaborate to produce walks, talks and films on the 2,000 years of Black British history. I’ve been featured on BBC, CNN, USA Today, Channel 4, and Teachers TV. In 2018 Conde Nast Traveller magazine listed me in the Best 15 walks in London.

The experience

I've been featured on the BBC, CNN ,Teachers TV and Channel 4. This experience was listed in Conde Nast Traveller, as one of the best walks in London 2018. I will take you through hundreds of years of the African presence and contribution to London’s way of life. This walk features:

Ancient African civilisations
Black British Civil Rights activists
Black Female entrepeneurs
The physical link to Marvel's Black Panther movie
Dr Martin Luther Kings equivalent in British history
The Marcus Garvey and Chirstopher Columbus connections
Academia and the white curriculum student protests
Forgotten African genocide of the 20th century
Black women broadcasters of the 1940's
How Europe Underdeveloped Africa with practical examples
Mary Seacole, Walter Rodney, Ivan Van Sertima, Ulric Cross

I’ll show you shops, banks, art, buildings and alleyways, with hidden connections to Africa and the Caribbean in ways which the owners do not want you to know.You’ll hear about freedom fighters,beautiful art, African Revolutionaries and much more

We'll start our walk near the British Museum and end near Oxford street

Includes

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What to bring

fiber_manual_record Comfortable shoes

fiber_manual_record An umbrella (if it's raining)

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Reviews (2) star star star star star

Absolutely brilliant walk yesterday - thanks so much.

Bill star star star star star

When I talk about my trip, I talk about the Black history tour before I lead into other sights that I have seen. Thanks for the history and knowledge that was gained!

Gail star star star star star

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£38 star star star star star 2 reviews