Join us to get an in-depth view with Open-City's programme of year-round tours and events with our specialist guides helping you look at the themes and issues shaping the capital today, from the design of homes, to infrastructure and urban landscapes.
A new series of tours as part of our collaboration with the Royal Academy's current exhibition 'Sensing Spaces' (25 Jan - 6 April)
Taking the ethos of ‘Sensing Spaces’ out into London we are programming walks and tours embracing the idea of ‘Slow Architecture’. These expert-led tours will offer unique opportunities to look afresh at the buildings and spaces around us.
Slow Architecture...City of London (in) Spires
Slow Architecture...Henning Stummel Architects
Slow Architecture...British Library with Eric Parry
Slow Architecture...Gherkin with Spencer de Grey
Slow Architecture...The Ismaili Centre with Owen Hopkins
Slow Architecture...Royal College of Physicians with Barnabas Calder
Explore the iconic architecture of the Thames embankments as you journey down the Thames with our experienced guides.
Saturday 5 April 2pm
Architecture on the Thames - East
Exclusive evening events providing rare opportunities to tour stunning private homes. Meet the architects and owners in a relaxed intimate setting over prosecco and nibbles.
An Evening With...Eidolon House
Thursday 27 March 6pm/7.30pm
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An Evening With...Slip House
Thursday 3 April 6pm/7.30pm
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Introductory tours with architectural photographers looking at how to effectively photograph London's architecture.
A special one off walking tour for dogs and their owners - Dogs for Archtiecture!
Using the speed of two wheels cycle London architecture led by our expert architectural guides.
Enquiries: Adrianna Carroll-Battaglino
See list of full calendar of tour dates and sign up to receive regular information about future tours on the right at the top of this page. Like our tours facebook page here
Booking: No tickets are issued, your booking is confirmed on receipt of worldpay confirmation. Your guide will have your name and number of places on the day.
Cancellation policy: Unfortunately, we are unable to refund or transfer bookings if you choose to cancel them. If we have to cancel the tour due to unforeseen circumstances, we will offer you a full refund or the opportunity to book onto another tour.
Please note that all tours go ahead rain or shine...
Do you love getting involved with architecture through Open-City's programmes year-round? Join our 'Love architecture' circle and get brilliant benefits including tea for two at the Gherkin, 2 free places on architecture tours, a free copy of the Open House book and guide, plus 15% off all shop page items.