Hilary Booth

Regional Qualification(s):

London, East of England


English, French

Phone Number(s):

07880-748123, 01923-856323




Graduate (Dentistry) Glasgow University, Harvard Fulbright scholar, Orthodontist,former World Vice-President OIDFA (International Lacemaking),cellist & Francophile. Interests incl. Lace/Crafts, languages,music(choir and orchestra tours)

Personal Interests:

Concert Tours (Pop & Classical)
Conference & Incentives
Regional Tours
Stately Homes & Gardens
Lace Tours

Special Interests:

Conferences & Incentives

From my experience of running a world congress & world congress tour, I enjoy showing London to congress visitors, partners and incentives participants.

Decorative Arts/Arts & Crafts

A lacemaker for 25 years and World Vice-President, I lecture on lace and represent the UK all over Europe. Related subjects - textiles, costume & embroidery.


With a background as an amateur cellist and choir singer, I am aware of the needs of conductors, players and singers and accompany choirs, bands and orchestras on tour in the UK and Europe.

London Areas in Depth

I tailor tours to clients' requirements from Chelsea to Docklands, by way of elegant Mayfair and the City Dickens knew. Endorsement for Houses of Parliament.


A Harvard Fulbright scholar, diplomate of the Royal College of Surgeons with a lifetime in Dentistry (Orthodontics), I guide Medical London from Barts to Guy's Tower.

Art/Paintings & Sculpture

Weekly childhood classes in Glasgow Art Gallery fostered my love of Art. Now I enjoy interpreting paintings for visitors in the major London Galleries. Somerset House endorsement.


I offer a fascinating tour of the British Museum's Greek vases, lace and costume in the Victoria & Albert Museum and plan interesting visits to any London Museum.


As a semi-pro 'celllist enjoying classical, jazz & pop music, I guide choral and orchestral tours in UK, Ireland and Europe.

Walking Tours

I organise 2-hour themed walking tours of London e.g. Financial, Historical, Literary or Medical.


I have a Royal Horticultural Society Certificate and accompany visitors on garden tours to our wonderful National Trust and private gardens.


British Museum, Parliament, York Minster, Salisbury Cathedral, Somerset House, 2012 Venues

Additional Qualifications:

B.D.S.;Dip.Hist of Art, IATM, Cert RHS

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