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Southwark History Social

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A free history social for 18-35 year olds, where you'll explore Southwark's worldly museum collections and stories while meeting new people

Date & time

Ongoing from 22 February 2023 to 26 April 2023

Southwark History Social
Day Date Start & end times

Event Details

Address:Southwark Heritage Centre and Walworth Library
147 Walworth Road

Post code:SE17 1RW

Tickets:This is a free event, however, it is ticketed as there are a limited number of spaces. Please book your place on Eventbrite


Are you aged 18 to 35? Join us at the Southwark Heritage Centre for the new Southwark History Social. Get an intimate look at Southwark's museum collections and stories, while meeting new people.

This event takes place on the 4th Wednesday of every month at the Southwark Heritage Centre 6pm to 7.30pm

At the social, you will:

- Discover a new story from Southwark's museum collections, with object handling opportunities
- Learn a new bit of history with a short presentation
- Take part in a speed-dating style activity using the objects
- Get to know similarly interested people with chats and games
- Be given free beverages and snacks

Winter to Spring Dates:
25th January 2023 - Roman Southwark
22nd February 2023 - Saucy Southwark
22nd March 2023 - Electric Southwark
26th April 2023 - The British Empire in Southwark

This event is put on by the Southwark Heritage Team


By Bus:12, 35, 40. 45, 68, 136, 148, 171, 176, 343, 468, P5

By Tube:Elephant and Castle

By Train:Elephant and Castle



Access for wheelchair usersAccess for wheelchair users

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