Valerie Gerin

Regional Qualification(s):

London

Language(s):

English, French

Phone Number(s):

01634780347, 07956-899520

Email:

valerie_gerin@hotmail.com

Introduction:

Welcome to England! I am a dynamic guide fluent in French and English. Née en Belgique, l’Angleterre est mon pays d’adoption depuis 14 ans, et c’est avec plaisir que je fais découvrir aux visiteurs les merveilles de Londres et ses environs. Je serai ravie de créer pour vous un tour sur mesure, correspondant à vos intérêts, adapté a vos besoins et qui prenne en compte le temps dont vous disposez. Individuels, familles, groupes culturels ou scolaires, n'hésitez pas à me contacter pour de plus amples informations.

Je guide aussi dans d'autres regions d'Angleterre, telles que l'Ecosse, les Cornouailles, le Pays de Galles, le Kent et le Sussex, les Midlands, ...

Personal Interests:

Guided tours of the Tower of London, the Abbey of Westminster, St Paul's Cathedral, the British Museum, the National Gallery
Art, Archaeology, History, Walking Tours of London's most interesting districts,
Folklore, Historic Houses and Castles, Churches, Museums & Galleries, Social History

Special Interests:

London Areas in Depth

Westminster, City of London, Clerkenwell, Southwark, Little Venice, Camden Town, Notting Hill, Greenwich, Chelsea, Kensington, Marylebone, Mayfair, Richmond, Hampstead, Bermondsey, Rotherhithe

Galleries

National Gallery
Tate Modern
Tate Britain
National Portrait Gallery
Courtauld Gallery
Wallace Collection
Other galleries on request

Museums

British Museum
Victoria & Albert Museum
Science Museum
Museum of London
Ashmolean Museum in Oxford
Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge
Verulamium Museum in St Albans
Other museums on request

Ghosts, Murders & Mysteries

Jack the Ripper
Sherlock Holmes
Ghost walks

Archaeology

Walking tours of:
- Subterranean London
- Roman London
- Medieval London
Industrial Archaeology - tours of Bermondsey, Southwark, Lambeth, etc.

Art/Paintings & Sculpture

- Street art
- Monuments and sculptures of London
- Artists' London - walking tours of Chelsea, Kensington, Notting Hill, ...
- Artists' houses - Leighton House

Castles & Palaces

Hampton Court, Windsor Castle, Tower of London, Hever Castle, Winchester Castle, Leeds Castle, Warwick Castle, Rochester,...

Churches & Cathedrals

Westminster Abbey, St Paul's Cathedral, Southwark Cathedral, Winchester Cathedral, Salisbury Cathedral, Ely, Wells Cathedral, Exeter Cathedral, Bath Abbey, ...

Stately Homes & Country Houses

Kensington Palace
Hampton Court Palace
Windsor Castle
Chiswick House
Kenwood House
Blenheim Palace
and many more...

Street Art

East London

Literature

- Literary London
- Bloomsbury
- Shakespeare's London
- Sherlock Holmes's London

Endorsements:

Windsor & Eton

Additional Qualifications:

Clerkenwell & Islington Guide Lecturer, City of London Guide Lecturer, Windsor and Eton Guide

Driver Guide:

No