Aga Khan Centre †

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10 Handyside Street, King's Cross, London N1C 4DN
OPENING TIMES
Daily 10am-6pm (ground floor exhibition space). Tours of the Aga Khan Centre and its gardens available by request

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Aga Khan Centre A place of education, knowledge, cultural exchange and insight into Muslim civilisations, the Aga Khan Centre brings meeting rooms, an exhibition space and a library in one building which spans across 10 floors . Designed primarily as an academic building for teaching and research, the organisations based at the centre in King's Cross work to increase understanding of Muslim civilisations and improve the quality of life of some of the world's most disadvantaged communities. The building design, by world-renowned Japanese architect Fumihiko Maki, includes six landscaped open spaces - roof gardens, terraces and courtyards - collectively called the 'Islamic Gardens at King's Cross'.

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Aga Khan Centre† South east view of Aga Khan Centre, © Edmund Sumner †

Aga Khan Centre - South east view of Aga Khan Centre, © Edmund Sumner

Aga Khan Centre South east view of Aga Khan Centre, © Edmund Sumner†


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

King's Cross Tube Station
9 minutes walk
Mornington Crescent Tube Station
12 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Camden Road Overground Station
13 minutes walk
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Car Parks

Arcade Car Parks
14 minutes walk
Judd Street NCP
15 minutes walk

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DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
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60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 15 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
Hilton London Euston Hotel
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ibis London Euston St Pancras
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3 Cardington Street, NW1 | 16 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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18-22 Chenies Street, WC1E | 23 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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Aga Khan Centre, 2 Granary Square, N1C | 1 minute from Aga Khan Centre
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Aga Khan Centre, 2 Granary Square, N1C | 1 minute from Aga Khan Centre
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1 Handyside Street, King's Cross, London N1C | 5 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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Cnr Of King's Boulevard And Goods Way, King's Cross, London N1C | 6 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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Coal Drops Yard, Stable Street, N1C | 1 minute from Aga Khan Centre
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Arthouse, 1 York Way, N1C | 3 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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200 York Way, King's Cross, London N7 | 6 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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Great Northern Hotel, King's Cross, London N1C | 7 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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British Library Conference Centre
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96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 10 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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Business Design Centre
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52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 15 minutes from Aga Khan Centre
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