UCL Events


UCL Walking Tour

24 March 2023, 12:30 pm–1:30 pm

Two tour guides delivering material to the UCL Walking Tour attendees

Explore the rich and radical history of UCL, one of the world’s leading universities in the heart of London, on this free tour every Friday.

This event is free.

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North Lodge Welcome Point
UCL Main Quad
23-25 Gower Street

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About the Tour:

Founded in 1826, UCL has been at the forefront of radical and disruptive thinking for nearly 200 years. Join us as we explore UCL’s campus and delve deeper into the researchers, students and stories that have helped shape the UCL of today.

We will be running tours every Friday. The tour will start at 12:30 pm and last an hour to we will be running one tour every week, with the tour taking place every Friday. The tour will start at 12:30pm and last roughly an hour.

We advise all visitors to arrive 10 minutes prior to the start of the tour.

Please note that you will need to book an individual ticket for everyone attending the tour.

Accessibility - We want to make sure everyone can enjoy the tour. Please let us know when you book if you have any additional access needs. The tour is wheelchair-accessible and sign language interpreters are available upon request. However, we are not able to provide wheelchairs.

Departure point - The Tour will depart from North Lodge Welcome Point, which is situated at the entrance to the UCL Main Quad on Gower Street. It is the building to the left as you come through the main gates. Please look out for our student ambassadors who are on hand to walk you through UCL’s history.

If you need to get in touch please contact us on: walking.tours@ucl.ac.uk.