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DateVisit
27 June 2019Visit to Rochester Cathedral and Restoration House
12 September 2019Visit to City of London Institutions by train THE GUILDHALL THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF STATIONERS
24 October 2019Study Day - Peter Medhurst - Music in the Great Art Collections of Europe

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Visit to Rochester Cathedral and Restoration House
Thursday 27 June 2019

Morning guided tour of Rochester Cathedral

England’s 2nd oldest cathedral founded AD 604

Afternoon guided tour of Restoration House. The house as we see it today is the amalgamation of two medieval buildings which were combined in the late 16th or early 17th century to create a mansion house just outside the south Restoration House is a unique survival of a city mansion. The house takes its name from the stay of King Charles II on the eve of the Restoration. It is also the Satis House of Dickens’ “Great Expectations”, the home of Miss Havisham.

Coach from Little Baddow and Galleywood and two guided  tours £45

Optional Visit to Huguenot Museum  Rochester

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