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Going Global! Guided Walks around University Park Campus

Join us on two guided walks around the University Park campus, led by Professor John Beckett, co-curator of the Going Global! exhibition.

The walks are free but places are limited and booking is essential. Call 0115 846 7777 to reserve your place. Both walks will start in the Weston Gallery.

THE JESSE BOOT GIFT
Wednesday 30 September, 4.30 (90 mins)

Focussing on University Park’s unique heritage, looking at the land and buildings given by Jesse Boot.

THE STUDENT EXPERIENCE
Sunday 11 October, 2.30 (2 hrs)

A circular walk looking at the history and architecture of student accommodation on University Park, from former family homes to purpose built halls of residence. Ex-students on the walk can point out the room in which they once resided!

Image: UMP/2/1/3Trent Building, University Park Campus c.1928