Come to Phoenix Road for this outdoor open day on the 5th August, and tell us what the heritage of Somers Town means to you.
Are you a local resident with strong ties to your local community? Are you interested in our history? Do you want to see a museum representing the amazing social reformers and history of Somers Town and St Pancras areas past and present? Then, we are looking for you! We are starting a Steering Group made… Continue reading CALL OUT: Steering group members
Find out more about what we are doing – drop in dates in July and August!
Over the half term we teamed up with Central Saint Martins for fun co-design with local young people. And their ideas will influence the design of a ‘parklet’ aka a Somers Town “History Space”. This is part of the Phoenix Rd Greening project with Camden Council. The children were asked to research, design and build… Continue reading Half Term fun!
Our display features spreads from our Spirit publications that show the faces and memories of Somers Town – the history that makes Somers Town the special place it is today. Through journals that were developed via the use of photography, interviews and other forms of historical research, the History Club are able to present an… Continue reading SPIRIT! Our exhibition on Phoenix Road!
We’ve been accepted onto IHR Our Century: thinking back, looking forward with our event on Women in Somers Town
Join us at Half term making stuff and designing in the open air at the Story Garden. JUNE 2nd- 4th 10am to 1pm(drop in for one day or all days) Open to 11 – 18 year olds Snacks available! You work in groups, trying out new skills – give us your version of history in… Continue reading Half Term Age 11- 18? – FREE activities!
The Cock Tavern designation as a ‘Community Asset’ is at risk as it has expired. We support it as a heritage site in Somers Town.
Throughout lockdown, Somers Town History Club have been working with Edith Neville Primary School on some fantastic online projects that can also be found in our Fantastic Tales of St Pancras activity book. These projects will contribute to our much anticipated outdoor display on Phoenix Road, where the children will be showcasing their work and,… Continue reading Children’s Activities with Edith Neville Primary School
We’re doing a series of events for Women’s History Month in March and April. The first is a talk on Irene Barclay on the 31st March.. Click TICKETS On the 29th April we will be hosting a virtual tour with Blue Badge Tourist Guide Rachel Kolsky, who is known for her fun and informative talks… Continue reading Women’s History Month events