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A continuous series of exhibitions and events of architecture and design are held in this fantastic 1930s Grade II listed building. There is an architectural information point, a large bookshop as well as a cafe and bar. This is also the home of the British Architectural Library which is open to non-members buying day tickets. There is a programme of lectures open to the public on architecture and related subjects.

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Playing the PicturesquePlaying the PicturesquePlaying the PicturesqueArchitectural design studio You+Pea has created Playing the Picturesque, an interactive installation exploring the boundaries between virtual and physical space. On display at the RIBA Architecture Gallery as part of the London Festival of Architecture, the installation presents a series of follies by 19th century architect John Nash, placed in int2019-06-18T00:00:00+01002019-09-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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DATES4th June to 7th September 2019
Architectural design studio You+Pea has created Playing the Picturesque, an interactive installation exploring the boundaries between virtual and physical space. On display at the RIBA Architecture Gallery as part of the London Festival of Architecture, the installation presents a series of follies by 19th century architect John Nash, placed in int...†More about this event

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20-28 Bolsover Street, W1W | 2 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
The Grange Fitzrovia Hotel lies in the heart of London's West End and is just minutes away from the exciting buzz of the famous theatres and ... More
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Carburton Street, W1W | 3 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Located near the transport hub of Euston, and handy for shops and theatres in the West End as well for the City and the New East ... More
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31-35 Langham Street, W1W | 4 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
The Grange Langham Court Hotel is ideally located in central London " moments away from London's famous Regent Street and only a short walk from Oxford ... More
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Fashion Space Gallery, London College Of Fashion
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20 John Princes Street, Marylebone, London W1G | 8 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
The Fashion Space Gallery at London College of Fashion regularly hosts exhibitions in fashion-related arts from design and photography to promotion and literature. Located directly behind ... More
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Ambika P3
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35 Marylebone Road, Marylebone, London NW1 | 8 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Located within the University of Westminster - Marylebone's campus, the vast 14,000 foot P3 exhibition and performance space - a former concrete-testing facility - is "one ... More
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66 Portland Place, W1B | Same location as RIBA Architecture Gallery
The home of the Royal Institute of British Architects in London, 66 Portland Place houses free exhibitions, a library, bookshop, cafe and bar. Open to the ... More
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BBC Broadcasting House
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2-22 Portland Place, Fitzrovia, London W1A | 3 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
BBC HQ and home, in particular, to the BBC's famous Radio Theatre, Broadcasting House is an iconic building in Portland Place. This purpose-built broadcast centre, erected ... More
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All Souls Church Langham Place
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2 All Souls Place, Fitzrovia, London W1B | 4 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
All Souls Church was the creation of the Prince Regent's favourite designer, John Nash. It was erected in 1824 and formed the pivotal point for Nash's ... More
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London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Tuesday 18th June 2019 - 11.45am-12.45pm
RIBA Architecture Gallery, Marylebone Road, NW1 | 6 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Romantic works by Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann and Brahms performed on some of the RAM's fortepianos....More
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English Song
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RIBA Architecture Gallery, Marylebone Road, NW1 | 6 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Soprano Natasha Agarwal, mezzo-soprano Sarah Anne Champion and pianists Leo Nicholson and Gus Tredwell perform songs by Vaughan Williams, Dring, Clarke, Britten and Coggins....More
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Quiver
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RIBA Architecture Gallery, Marylebone Road, NW1 | 6 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
The Echea Quartet plays music by Visiting Prof of Composition Sir Harrison Birtwistle alongside Bartok's Third String Quartet and two pieces written by Academy PhD composers ...More
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The New Diorama Theatre
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15-16 Triton Street, Regents Place, Fitzrovia, London NW1 | 4 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
The New Diorama Theatre is an 80-seat performance space located in central London, close to Great Portland Street, dedicated to presenting the work of theatre companies ... More
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Regent Street Cinema
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309 Regent Street, Marylebone, London W1B | 6 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
The historic Regent Street Cinema is where the first ever performance of moving images took place. Created by the Lumière brothers, the film was shown as ... More
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Wigmore Hall
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36 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 7 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Built by the Bechstein piano company in 1901, this grandiose concert hall is regarded by many as London's best venue for chamber and solo performances. Wigmore ... More
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Choconut
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161 Great Portland Street, W1W | 1 minute from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Personalised chocolates, created by a team led by Xavier Parcerisa, formerly Head Pastry Chef at The Goring, nuts and quality coffee are the little ... More
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Villandry Delicatessen
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170 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 2 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
This wide-ranging delicatessen, (attached to the famous restaurant) is located in what once were the unpromising wastelands north of Oxford Street. As the area developed, so ... More
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John Frieda
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75 New Cavendish Street, Marylebone, London W1G | 2 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
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RIBA Cafe
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66 Portland Place, Fitzrovia, London W1B | Same location as RIBA Architecture Gallery
London’s architecture seamlessly blends the old and new world together, and there could not be a more appropriate place to admire this fluid magnificence than at ... More
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Efes 2
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175 - 177 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 1 minute from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Turkish cuisine with live Eastern music and belly dancing downstairs.... More
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Portland Restaurant
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113 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 2 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
With a menu driven by what arrives from their trusted suppliers each day and an excellent wine list that changes every month, Portland is ... More
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Cookery School
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15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 6 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
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La Cucina Caldesi
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118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 6 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
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L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 7 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
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Chuan Spa
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1c Portland Place, Marylebone, London W1B | 5 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Chuan Spa, based at the Langham Hotel, is the ultimate in spa and wellbeing experiences. Designed to create a tranquil atmosphere to maximise relaxation, Chuan Spa ... More
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Fitzroy Square Garden
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Fitzroy Square, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 5 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Fitzroy Square is one of London's finest squares and the only London square designed by Robert Adam. It is named after Charles Fitzroy, 4th Duke of ... More
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The London Academy of Krav Maga
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309 Regent Street, Marylebone, London W1B | 6 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Despite several high-profile aficionados – J-Lo and Angelina Jolie included – Israel’s contribution to martial arts is still unknown to the general public. Krav Maga ... More
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The Albany
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240 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 3 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
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The Crown & Sceptre
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86 Great Titchfield Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 4 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Following a refurbishment in 2014, the Crown & Sceptre in Fritzrovia has revealed a new look and an improved range of beers including London brews, seasonally ... More
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King & Queen
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1 Foley Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 4 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
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The Lucky Pig
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5 Clipstone Street, Fitzrovia, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 2 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Elusive location? Check. Mismatched furniture? Check. Random antiques used for decoration? Check. And finally: an extensive cocktail list? Check. The Lucky Pig has all the elements ... More
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The Remedy
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124 Cleveland Street, W1T | 4 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Tucked away behind Warren Street and just a few minutes walk from Tottenham Court Road and Goodge Street stations, The Remedy is ... More
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Artesian
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Langham Hotel, 1C Portland Place, Marylebone, London W1B | 5 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
Enjoy dominoes and daiquris on Mondays from 5pm or sax on Saturday nights from 8pm at one of London's most glamorous hotel cocktail bars. When the ... More
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28 Portland Place
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28 Portland Place, Fitzrovia, London W1B | 2 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
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50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 8 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
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The Wallace Collection
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Hertford House, Manchester Square, Marylebone, London W1U | 8 minutes from RIBA Architecture Gallery
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