Barbican Architecture Tours

This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:

Sat, 21st Jan 2017
Sun, 22nd Jan 2017
Sat, 28th Jan 2017
Sun, 29th Jan 2017
Sat, 4th Feb 2017

Starts at 1:00 pm

How much concrete was used? Why is it called ‘Barbican’? Why is the lake so green…?

Follow our Barbican guide on a 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.

Walking along the Barbican highwalks, you’ll learn more about the construction, design and influence of the estate, along with surprising and rarely seen sights and discoveries plus little known insights into this unique architectural endeavour.

From concrete styles to architectural motifs and insightful facts, our Architecture tour will leave you thinking and looking at the Barbican from a fresh perspective...

Cost: £12.50

Contact and Booking Details

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Barbican Centre,

Silk Street, London, London, EC2Y 8DS

Google Map of Barbican Centre

Nearest tube and train stations to Barbican Centre

Hammersmith & City
Hammersmith & City
St. Pauls

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