literary walk

City of Secrets Literary Walk

City of Secrets Literary Walk

Duration:1 hour total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hi, my name is Christine and I am the author of the historical fiction novel, City of Secrets, set in medieval Gloucester. I have written several local history books about Gloucester and have a wealth of knowledge about the city's history. Books to date: Secret Gloucester, Gloucester in 50 Buildings, Gloucester's Military Legacy and Gloucester at Work. Learn about the city's fascinating history…
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What we’ll do

We meet at Blackfriars Priory on the corner of Blackfriars and Ladybellegate Street where Guido the monk resides. The year is 1497. The dead body of a young girl lies in the scriptorium. Murder, flood, and disease hit the holy city of Gloucester. The monks of Blackfriars and the corrupt burgesses of the city look for answers. They talk of sorcery. My character, Emmelina, has been orphaned at a…

What else you should know

Parking can be difficult in the city centre particularly on Saturdays.

What to bring

Wear good walking shoes, a warm coat in cold weather and a brolly for inclement weather!

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literary walk
£10 per person
£10 per person