Open-City London Architecture Tours

Join us to get an in-depth view with our programme of year-round tours and events with specialist guides helping you look at the themes and issues shaping the capital today, from the design of homes, to infrastructure and urban landscapes.

Open-City's architecture tours help to sustain the charity as a whole. Click here to find out more about how you can support our initiatives through our Love Architecture Circle.

nightboatArchitecture on the Thames Boat Tours

Journey down the Thames with our guide looking at London's iconic landmarks along the Thames embankments

Architecture on the Thames Sunset Tour
Saturday 14 February 3.30pm

An Evening With...

Exclusive evening events providing rare opportunities to tour stunning private homes. Meet the architects and/or owners in a relaxed intimate setting over prosecco and nibbles.

An Evening With...St Pancras Clock Tower
Wednesday 11 February 6.30/7.45pm

An Evening With...Willoughby Road
Wednesday 4 March 6.30/7.45pm

Photography Tours

Introductory tours with architectural photographers looking at how to effectively photograph London's architecture.

Wren to Rogers City of London Tour
Photography by Night

Walking Tours

Explore some of the best of London's architecture on foot with our experienced guides.

From Cathedral to Commerce
London Riverside
King's Cross Renaissance

Architecture on your Bike

Using the speed of two wheels cycle London architecture led by our expert architectural guides. Sign up to our tours enews above to hear new tour news first


Enquiries/problems booking: Adrianna Carroll-Battaglino Email or call 020 3006 7008 (9.30am - 6pm Monday to Friday).

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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: all tours go ahead rain or shine...

opencityLove Architecture Circle

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.

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Tours Calendar

31 - From Cathedral to Commerce

7 - London Riverside
11 - Eve With... St Pancras Clock Tower
14 - King's Cross Renaissance; Architecture on the Thames Central
21 - tbc
25 - pm Photo Night Tour
28 - From Cathedral to Commerce; Greenwich Photo Tour

7 - London Riverside
14 - King's Cross Renaissance
21 - Photo Tour Wren to Rogers
28 - From Cathedral to Commerce

Further 2015 walking, photo, cycle and building tours added to the programme shortly


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