Elephant & Castle celebrates its legacy with a free virtually animated tour through the history of the area


In celebration of Elephant & Castle’s rich history, Elephant & Castle’s Virtual Community Hub is hosting a free virtually animated tour throughout the ages of the area on Thursday 20th August, 7:00pm-8:00pm.

Presented by John Whelan, Artistic Director of People’s Company based at Southwark Playhouse and animator of local history, the tour will celebrate the legacy of the Elephant & Castle, delving deeper into the elements that have shaped it to be what it is today and is available for all to join and learn more.

This event is part of an ongoing celebration within the area to celebrate its rich history and Elephant & Castle’s historical exhibition, displaying the area in pictures and videos throughout the ages. The local community can also send in their memories too! 

What: Elephant and Castle’s Virtually Animated Tour through History

When: Thursday 20th August, 7:00pm – 8:00pm

How to join: ZOOM: Meeting ID: 812 5797 7134 Passcode: 216558

To find out more, visit: communityhubse1.co.uk  Facebook @whatsonatelephant