The Second World War at Fulham Palace

Explore Fulham Palace’s war story within the broader context of London during World War II.

This talk focuses on the ways in which Fulham Palace and its surrounding area contributed to the war effort in 1939-45. Using original documents from the period, it will discuss how the Palace was altered by its experiences during and after the national collective effort of the ‘People’s War’. The talk will position Fulham Palace’s war story within a broader history of London at war. It will also consider how this area of London remembers the events of 1939-45 as part of a wider collective memory of the conflict.

Event details:

  • This talk is part of the Life & culture at Fulham Palace lecture series.
  • Complimentary tea and coffee are provided.