ARTS & CULTURE
1000 years of Jewish history on a bike!
Sunday 10th March
Join dynamic tour guide Richard Goldstein for a uniquely sustainable exploration of the history of Jewish London.
• Grab your bike and learn about the medieval Jewish community and the direct, shocking impact its history has had on all European Jewish communities, right up to the present day.
• Gain an insight into the incredible story of the Sephardi resettlement under Oliver Cromwell as you travel down Jewry Street, Dukes Place and Creechurch Lane.
• Cycle down to Whitechapel and through the former Jewish East End, to discover the world of Ashkenazi immigrants in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
• Learn about the development of the modern Jewish community in London.
Please note, we will take a pause around 12:45pm for lunch. Everyone is responsible for bringing their own
Time: 10.15am - 3.30pm
Venue: Depart from outside The London Bicycle Tour Company*, The Wharf, 1 Gabriel's Wharf, 56 Upper Ground, London, SE1 9PP
*If needed bike hire is available through The London Bicycle Tour Company at a cost of £20. Be sure to reserve your bike in advance.
Twitter hashtag - #JCCBikeTour