Modern architecture

Insider London Modern Architecture Walking Tour

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From US$ 64 per person

Highlights

  • Learn about the influence of Roman London, St. Paul's Cathedral, and World War II on the layout of the British capital
  • Enjoy a sneak preview at the latest addition to the Tate Modern
  • Visit a complex, multi-faceted building made of just 3 molded shapes
  • Decide for yourself if the controversial eco-building deserves the Worst New Building title

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Key Details

Tour Duration
3.5 hours
Instant Confirmation
Live guide
English

Meeting point

The meeting point is outside the Southwark tube station. Your guide will be holding an Insider London sign.

Overview

Get a crash course in the last 10 years of London's architectural and urban development. See 17 of the strangest and most spectacular structures the city has to offer, all in a single afternoon, on a guided walking tour that takes in 3 separate areas.

What's Included

  • 3.5-hour guided walking tour

What's Not Included

  • Cost of refreshments during the coffee break

Good to Know

Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and bring an umbrella in case the weather's less than perfect.
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Customer Reviews

(9 Reviews)
5/5 stars
Idris's tour exceeded our expectations.

Great pace, interesting back stories, never a dull moment.

5/5 stars
Great Tour!

We had a fantastic time and really learned a lot. A tour worth doing. The quide Caroline was gerat.

5/5 stars
Excellent Modern Architecture Tour

This was a fantastic Sunday morning walking tour. The good weather was complimenting the tour. Our tour guide Mickey was very knowledgeable and showed us next to the famous architectural buildings some very unusual not so well known buildings. The group was very small (3 people), which I really liked. It was like a personalized tour for a smaller price. I can recommend this company. The service is excellent and fast.

5/5 stars
Excellent, detailed tour.

We were lucky in that it was just the three of us. Our guide Warren was really friendly and spoke English in a way that was really easy for us to understand, and he also took our requests into account. We had a highly interesting morning. Due to many questions on our part Warren extended the tour by about an hour at no additional cost!! The tour was really great, even for us laypeople.

5/5 stars
Excellent. Recommended.

Felt like being led around town by that one teacher back in school that even the bad kids listen to cos he's just so funny and passionate about the subject! I went with my girlfriend who is from London and found it just as insightful as I did. WE saw a lot of the most recent developments on the London landscape including the Shard and the Gherkin and learned all about the historic roots of the city's modernity. Definitely recommend it to anyone! :-)

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