Liverpool Street Tube, Bishopsgate exit | Map

Guided by Sue

Let's hear it for Immigrants' London. London was founded by immigrants. It's always been peopled by immigrants. Much of its greatness – let alone its buzz, its excitement, its astonishing bouquet of cultural, artistic, historical, linguistic, and, yes, culinary flavours – is attributable to its being a City of Immigrants. It's a City of the Past in that regard. And it's also very much the City of the Future in that regard. London's the most ethnically diverse city in the world. And it works. Everybody rubs along together. People are what they are – this is the rainbow city. But they're also, sooner or later, all Londoners. It's part of the alchemy, part of the magic of London, that. This walk explores all of that. The whys? The wheres? The whens? The hows? The whos? The significance. Not just what it portends – but what's to be admired and celebrated and indeed learned from that arguably richest strand of all in the London tapestry. N.B. the walk takes about two hours and ends at Aldgate Tube.

THE GREAT MELTING POT WALK – THE PRACTICALS

In the Summer 2018 London Walks programme the Great Melting Pot – Immigrants' London walk takes place at 10.45 am on Sunday, March 3. 

Meet Molly just outside the Bishopsgate exit of Liverpool StreetTube.

LONDON WALKS PRIVATE WALKS

If you can't make the regularly scheduled, just-turn-up, public Great Melting Pot – Immigrants' London tour do think about booking one as a private tour. If you go private you can have The Great Melting Pot – Immigrants' London tour – or any other London Walk – on a day and at a time that suits your convenience. We'll tailor it to your requirements. And – always with private London Walks and tours – we pull out all the stops to make sure the guide-walker(s) "fit" is well-nigh perfect. Ring Fiona or Noel or Mary on 020 7624 3978 or email us at london@walks.com and we'll set it up and make it happen for you. A private London Walk – they're good value for an individual or couple and sensational value for a group – makes an ideal group or educational or birthday party or office (team-building) or club outing.

GIVE THE GIFT OF LONDON WALKS

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