Trailblazing Women of Bow

Bow Road Station Exit

Guided by Laura

Please note

You must reserve your place online for this walk. Select your date and time on the table below.

Walk Times

Day Walk Type Start Time End Time
28 August 2021 Tour du Jour 10.45 am 12.45 pm Summer Reserve Online

Trailblazing Women of Bow.

Uncover stories of exceptional women from London’s East End. With warrior spirit and compassion, they fought for survival, and for a better world.

We meet The Match Girls whose courage and resolve in 1888 marked a defining moment in British history.

Follow Sylvia Pankhurst’s campaign for suffrage amongst the working women of Bow and hear of one woman’s ultimate sacrifice in her fight for justice and equality.

And discover the ‘people’s park’, the Hertford Union Canal, some impressive street art and the unique personality of the East End…