Black History Month 2021 Events

Find out about the events we have running during October 2021 for Black History Month.

A family by the canal in London A family by the canal in London

We have put together a range of free events and activities for Black History Month this October.

Take a look at what's going on in 2021 and book your spaces early to avoid disappointment.

Black History Month Launch Event - 4 October

Head on down to our Black History Month Launch event or join us via live stream, where we'll tell you all about our Black History Month programme.

Find out what we do and learn about the role of the Museum of London Docklands with an inspirational talk from keynote speaker Lord Boateng.

The event will close with a discussion between our Youth Fellows, Lord Paul Boateng and a panel.

Register your interest for our Black History Month Launch Event now.

Let's Talk - Black History Month Talking Diaries - 14 October (E14)

What is your heritage? Share your story and hear from others in this Talking Diaries event that serves to capture oral history from diverse members of the Tower Hamlets community.

Find out more about this Black History Month Talking Diaries event at the Spotlight Youth Centre in E14 and book in on a 45 minute slot now. Unfortunately walk-ins will not be accepted.

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Let's Talk - Black History Month Talking Diaries - 19 October (E2)

What is your heritage? Share your story and hear from others in this Talking Diaries event that serves to capture oral history from diverse members of the Tower Hamlets community.

Find out more about this Black History Month Talking Diaries event at Account2 in E2 and book in on a 45 minute slot now. Unfortunately walk-ins will not be accepted.

Let's Walk - Docklands Black History Month Walks - 20 & 27 October

This circular walk will start and finish at the Museum London Docklands and will be focussing on the black history of the area.

Walks will be taking place at various times on October 20 and 27. You need to book your space on the Docklands Black History Month Walks in advance, so don't delay.

Let's Talk - Black History Month Talking Diaries - 25 October (E14)

What is your heritage? Share your story and hear from others in this Talking Diaries event that serves to capture oral history from diverse members of the Tower Hamlets community.

Find out more about this Black History Month Talking Diaries event at the Teviot Centre in E14 and book in on a 45 minute slot now. Unfortunately walk-ins will not be accepted.

Last date edited: 28 September 2021