The Architecture Apprenticeship

Learning event , Monday 21 October 2019

16.30 - 18:00

Did you know that there is now an architecture apprenticeship? If you’re considering studying this subject at university why not find out more about this alternative route to qualification.

Designing Place: Half-Term Course for 15-18yrs

Learning event

24 – 26 October, 10:30 – 16:00

As a young Londoner where do you like to spend your free time? Perhaps it’s the park, a local shopping centre or your favourite coffee shop?

Free London Model Talk and VU.CITY Digital Model Talk

Model Talk, Friday 25 October 2019

12:30-13:30

NLA’s giant interactive model of central London brings the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.

Community-led Housing: taking action

Breakfast Talk , Friday 25 October 2019

08:30-09:30 (registration from 08:00)

Community-led housing is becoming an increasingly viable option in London, run by individual community groups determined to build the homes that local people need and can afford.

Family Model Talk

Model Talk, Saturday 26 October 2019

12:30-13:00

Our amazing 1:2000 scale model of London is 3D printed and includes over 170,000 buildings!

Performance in the Public Realm

Evening Discussion, Monday 28 October 2019

18:30-21:00 (registration from 18:00)

Inspired by the exhibition 'Urban Bodies', join us for presentations and a panel discussion, with Willi Dorner, exploring the links between architecture and performance.

New London Architecture Walking Tour - Bloomsbury & Fitzrovia

Walking Tours, Wednesday 30 October 2019

10:30-12:30

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.

NYLON: Beyond money – how development is delivering social value in London and New York

NYLON, Friday 1 November 2019

12:30-14:30

The metric used to measure the value of development is often distilled down to money, yet more and more developers are starting to assess their value in a different way – addressing the “triple bottom line” of environmental, social and economic sustainability.

Family Films

, Saturday 2 November 2019

14:00

From Mary Poppins to Paddington Bear London makes a star appearance in many of our favourite family films.

Shapes and Skylines: Little London Under 5s Mornings

Learning event , Monday 4 November 2019

11:00 - 12:00

Parents and children Under 5 can join us weekly all November for storytelling, craft, songs and Duplo play time around the London model.

New London Architecture Walking Tour - Shoreditch

Walking Tours, Saturday 9 November 2019

14:00-16:00

Join NLA as we explore Shoreditch, London’s creative urban neighbourhood with an ever-changing supply of start-ups, independent cafes, underground clubs, event spaces and pop-up retail. Discover an area of east London undergoing unprecedented transformation through infrastructure, innovation and mixed-use development.

Saturday Club for 8-12yrs

Learning event , Saturday 9 November 2019

10:30-12:30

NLA’s Saturday Club for young Londoners aged 8-12yrs will teach you everything you never knew you didn’t know about your city!

Lord Mayor's Show: City of London Family Tours

Learning event , Saturday 9 November 2019

12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00

Parks and Penguins: Little London Under 5s Mornings

Learning event , Monday 11 November 2019

11:00 - 12:00

Parents and children Under 5 can join us weekly all November for storytelling, craft, songs and Duplo play time around the London model.

New Londoners: NLA Young People’s Panel (for 15-18yrs)

Learning event , Saturday 16 November 2019

13:00 - 15:00

Calling all Young Londoners, NLA needs you! We are looking for a group of passionate and engaged young people to join our new NLA young people’s panel.

Boats and Buses: Little London Under 5s Mornings

Learning event , Monday 18 November 2019

11:00 - 12:00

Parents and children Under 5 can join us weekly all November for storytelling, craft, songs and Duplo play time around the London model.

NLA On Location – Westminster: creating places for people

On Location, Tuesday 19 November 2019

12:00-19:00

In the face of environmental, social and economic challenges, how is Westminster evolving? How will Westminster’s City Plan shape the borough? In an increasingly competitive environment, how is Westminster evolving to nurture growth and support a thriving economy while maintaining its position as a world-class destination?