By Leaves We Live: Patrick Geddes Story Tour of the Old Town

Walk in the footsteps of the great Victorian polymath, Patrick Geddes, who made his home in St James court and shaped the community and gardens of the Old Town.

By Leaves We Live: Patrick Geddes Story Tour of the Old Town

About By Leaves We Live: Patrick Geddes Story Tour of the Old Town

28th October 2020
11am
Scottish Storytelling Centre
43 - 45 High Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1SR
£10
Event organiser/part of Scottish International Storytelling Festival
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With Alette Willis

Walk in the footsteps of the great Victorian polymath, Patrick Geddes, who made his home in St James court and shaped the community and gardens of the Old Town. Learn how Geddes’ ideas shaped the fields of botany, ecology, town planning and education in ways that are still relevant today. Along the way, you will hear traditional tales from this part of the world, tales that we might imagine a young Geddes heard at his mother’s knee, which may have influenced his ideas about living in harmony with the natural world.

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