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|Start Date:||25th July 2018|
|Fee:||£59.00 What's included?|
The architecture of the Victorians was endlessly inventive and transformed England. This course explores the variety and versatility of Victorian architecture, looking at examples such as vast town halls, intricately decorated churches, and dazzling theatres. From workers' housing to schools, from the Houses of Parliament to Paddington Station, this course shows how the Victorians built our world.
Philip Wilkinson is the author of many books on architecture and history. He wrote a series of books to accompany the BBC2's series Restoration and Restoration Village, and is the author of The English Buildings Book (published by English Heritage) and Fifty Architecture Ideas You Really Need To Know (Quercus). When not writing, he explores buildings ceaselessly, recording some of his discoveries on his blog (englishbuildings.blogspot.co.uk) and gives talks on architectural subjects.Back to List
Dillington is a beautiful and an extremely well-run place. The staff are friendly as well as efficient, the food is excellent and the programme has astonishing depth and variety.