Join us for a CoolTan Arts Community Legacy Walk

Upcoming Dates: Friday 7th September, Sunday 16th September, Tuesday 18th September, Tuesday 16th October
Hackney Museum main entrance, 1 Reading Lane, E8 1GQ
Times: 12 noon – 3.30pm
Cost: free
elbawalks_smallDiscover hidden histories, share your stories, explore art, culture and mental health history with CoolTan Arts Community Legacy Walks. Meet new friends, get healthier and be part of the excitement around the Olympics and Paralympics!
Learn more about the history of Hackney’s psychiatric hospitals, the open spaces of Victoria Park (the “people’s park”), Hackney Marshes and the river Lea and the rich history of non conformism in Hackney.
Meet at 12 noon outside Hackney Museum main entrance (across the square from the Empire, buses stop on Mare Street.) Our friendly guides will be there to meet you. Please wear sensible footwear, bring a bottle of water and some sandwiches.
The walk will end at Hackney Wick station. Walks last approx 3.5 hours. Project mobile on the day: 07982 423559.
Our walks are organised and run by volunteers. We aim to make all walks accessible; please ring to discuss any access needs.
Be part of the project! Help design walks, training provided. CoolTan Arts welcomes volunteers with or without disabilities.
Contact Clara Jones for more information: 0207 701 2696 or

CoolTan Arts has been awarded a Transformers grant, funded by the National Lottery, through the Olympic Lottery Distributor, and managed by the East London Business Alliance.
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