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Women of the East End Heritage Walk

March 6 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

| £6.00 - £10

Photo of women being spoken to by guide on Women Heritage WalkThe women of the East End have always had to be industrious and resourceful simply to survive. This walking tour focuses on some of their achievements and struggles, and the radical nature of the area which gave birth to them. Find out about the women of the Templeton factory, the Suffragettes held in Duke Street Prison, the woman who set up the Barras and much, much more!

Women of the East End Heritage Walk on Sunday, 6th March from 12pm to 2pm

It’s the weekend before International Women’s Day and we want to invite you to discover the hidden heroines of Glasgow’s East End by joining our tour guides on Glasgow Women’s Library’s popular heritage walk.

Booking

Tickets must be booked in advance. This events costs £10 full price. Select the number of tickets you want to book below, or come in to the Library to book.

We offer subsidised places at £6 for students, people on a low income, unemployed or those in receipt of benefit and Friends of GWL. Children 15 and under can attend the walks for free but must be accompanied by an adult. If you are eligible for a subsidised place select the subsidised ticket below, or come in to the Library to book.

All places must be paid for in advance as tour guides are not able to handle money on the day of the walk. Start point for the walk will be given in a confirmation email approximately 1 week prior to the walk and we will confirm once payment is received. Please check your spam or junk email folders if you have not received this in your inbox. Also, please note that the library is closed on a Saturday and Sunday so last minute bookings cannot be taken and messages will not be picked up until the Monday morning.

We ask that you do not bring dogs (or other pets) other than guide dogs along on the walks. Contact us if you are unsure about anything, we are happy to answer any questions.

Should you need to cancel a booking for any reason please see our Women’s Heritage Walks Cancellation Policy.

Check out our full programme of Women Make History events here, including more walks, a heritage bike ride, reading events and more.

Details

Date:
March 6
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
£6.00 - £10
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Organizer

Glasgow Women’s Library
Phone:
0141 550 2267
Email:
info@womenslibrary.org.uk
Website:
http://womenslibrary.org.uk/

Venue

GWL in Landressy Street
23 Landressy Street
Glasgow, G40 1BP United Kingdom
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Phone:
0141 550 2267