New London Neighbourhood Tour - Bloomsbury & Fitzrovia

Saturday 9 June 2018


NLA, The Building Centre, 26 Store Street, London WC1E 7BT

Tickets £14-£18. Click here to book Go!

Bloomsbury & Fitzrovia © Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

Lifschutz Davidson Sandiland Fitzroy Place ©Hufton+Crow

UCL Cancer Institute Paul O'Gorman Building, Grimshaw © Mark Humphreys

Join us as we discover the historic estate neighbourhoods of Fitzrovia and Bloomsbury. Traversing either side of the Tottenham Court Road artery in the heart of central London, we explore the area’s diverse mix of hospitality, workspace, education, retail and residential uses.

Both having evolved from late 18th century academic, medical and artistic institutional roots, this walk examines recent large and smaller-scale institutional, residential and office developments. To the west, Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands’ two-acre plus work/live development Pearson Square is fast redefining Fitzrovia’s historic quirkiness in sparkling new open-for-business settings. While to the east, around Bloomsbury’s old squares, key new building and landscape developments by Grimshaw Architects, Hopkins Architects and others capitalise on the global success of UCL and are fast reconfiguring the whole area.

This walk starts at New London Architecture.

This event is part of the London Festival of Architecture 2018

Ticket Information Toggle

Standard Ticket: £18

Concession Ticket: £14

Concessions are available for students and over 65s, please bring a copy of your ID with you on the tour to show the tour guide on arrival.

PLEASE NOTE: Walking tours will go ahead whatever the weather and tickets are non refundable/transferable

Access Requirements Toggle

If you have access needs, please let us know.

Part of: Toggle

  • #

Share this page Toggle

Related Content, Events and News Toggle