Talks and visits

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Our programme of visits for 2024:

For further details and to book a place, email Bea at: mhs@mertonhistoricalsociety.org.uk

(Please note that the previously advertised date of the July visit has been swapped with that of the August visit, due to a delay in the work being undertaken at the Chapter House.)

30 June – 12 noon: A Visit to Wandsworth Prison Museum led by curator Stewart McLaughlin (Members might also be able to be conducted around part of the prison itself, depending on numbers, so book early!)

5 July – 10.30 for 11am: A Tour of St Peter & St Paul Church and church yard, Church Road, Mitcham 

9 August – 11.30am: A Visit to Merton Priory Chapter House led by John Hawks (open from 11am)

20 September – 2pm: A Visit to St Bartholomew Church, West Smithfield, EC1A 9DS, led by Richard Smart

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