• Herbert George Wells at Morley's Academy aged 11yrs
  • 47 High Street, Bromley.  Birthplace of HG Wells
  • Walk leaders
  • High Street North - the Victorian core of the town
  • Martin's Hill - Bertie's playground
  • Arts and Crafts architecture - the Star and Garter

HG Wells walk

Ernest Newton

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Meet at: in front of the main entrance to Primark
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Market Square, Bromley, BR1 1HE
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Full disabled access, Partial disabled access
A walk around the streetscapes that the young Herbert George Wells knew when he was growing up, experiencing the built environment that would later shape his novels.

Access

Saturday 22nd

group
  • Tour of HG Wells' Bromley - in his own words at 10.30am (Max 40 per tour)

Sunday 23rd

group
  • A tour of HG Wells' Bromley - described in his own words at 10.30am (Max 40 per tour)

Design

Original design
Ernest Newton, Berney and Son, 1898
Type
Walk/tour
Period
Historical/contemporary, Victorian