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Guided walk around Olney -South End
Sunday, July 22, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm£6.00
The Haunts of Cowper and Newton
Come along on a guided walk to explore the nooks and crannies of the south end of the town including the historic church, mill and tannery.
Learn how Olney influenced a famous curate and poet by taking a guided walk through South Olney. Come to William Cowper’s dirtiest and noisiest 18th century spot & then stroll through the tranquil area around John Newton’s church of St Peter & St Paul. Drink in interesting history in secret corners.
This is a short walk with plenty to see along the way. The route is paved but comfortable shoes are recommended.
Meet your guide at the front of the Museum, setting off at 11am.
Tour will take about one and a half hours.
Adults £6/ Children free. Pay on the day