London’s modern architecture is like marmite for the eyes – you either love it or hate it.
But love it or loathe it, you can’t help but notice the sci-fi like structures and soaring skyscrapers that puncture London’s skyline.
Award-winning Insider London’s brilliant alternative London walking tour is perfect for exploring London’s architectural wonders and getting the inside story on some of London’s most iconic developments.
Discover how these contemporary buildings connect with the capital’s rich history, the superstar architects behind the designs and the quirky and unusual features of London’s innovative buildings – including one building that appears inside out.
Starting at Southwark tube station and heading along the South Bank, our professional, highly knowledgeable guide will show you the best modern architecture around the City, St. Paul’s Cathedral and the London Wall before finishing at the centre of a stunning new development. Plus, we’ll let you know where you can enjoy the same view from the London Eye for the price of a beer!
In 2 hours discover the rich architecture of London from the world-famous historic gems to the modern headlines. Starting near the Tower of London, hear some of the fascinating stories associated with this amazing fortress. Experience the extraordinary diversity of the City’s architecture from the first builders, to the modern architectural giants Norman Foster and Renzo Piano, traverse modern eco-developments, the oldest railway station in London and emerge in the shadow of Europe’s tallest building. This version can be arranged as a private tour, please send us an email with your requirement: firstname.lastname@example.org
Things you’ll discover:
Meeting at Southwark tube station, the walking tour crosses the Thames and heads to the most unusual, futuristic buildings in London’s financial district. The tour finishes close to Liverpool Street station.
We include a coffee break to let you experience one of the most exciting stops for yourself. (to the map)
The tour lasts approximately three and a half hours.
The tour runs weekly 1pm Sunday and UK Bank Holiday.
This tour is also 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.
We can also arrange a Private Modern Architecture Tour in German and we will arrange it for you. To book the private tour, or find out more, call 0207 183 1055, or email: email@example.com
Liverpool Street Station
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