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King’s Cross has had a turbulent history from peaceful rural city escape, to industrial freight hub, to shady suburb, to the mighty successful and up-and-coming area that attracts even Google.
Join us on this fascinating tour, and discover how Kings Cross made its remarkable transitions. It’s an intriguing story and a compelling journey. During the tour we will…
Learn about the main pillars that make Kings Cross what it is today, the extraordinary transport history, the noteworthy renovation including the creative use of existing heritage buildings. Even more, discover the genuinely interesting modern architecture, wonderful arts and uncover the (still ongoing) redevelopment initiative, which has now become a massive King’s Cross Regeneration project. This tour is simply packed full of unforgettable experiences, perfect for our guests interested in regeneration, magnificent British engineering, wonderful old and new architecture, or the unique knowledge based business ecosystem in King’s Cross.
By the bronze sculpture in the East Piazza in front of King’s Cross Train Station. When coming from the Underground, follow the signs towards Euston Road. (to the map)
Approximately 2 hours
We’ll end at King’s Place, 90 York Way, a short 5-10 walk from where we started.
This tour is only available for private parties and can be arranged for any date or time. Furthermore, we are happy to create a bespoke programme to reflect your specific needs.