Education Curator showing collection material to a group in the Education Room
Gain a deeper insight into the British Architectural Library's collections and how to get the most out of your visit by coming along to one of our inductions. For enquires and to organise group visits, please contact the Education and Outreach Programme Manager.
Groups of up to 20 can book a 90-minute library induction which includes a short introduction to the building, a tour of the library and a practical session looking at how the collections, catalogue and a few items from the collection
The British Architectural Library has a collection of over four million items ranging from 17th-century drawings to photography from the 19th century to today, journals from around the world, 15th-century books and intriguing architectural archives. Whatever your special interest and purpose – academic studies or leisure activity – there will be something in the collection to capture your curiosity. Bespoke workshops can be arranged to view and investigate materials from the collection. For enquires about these workshops, please contact the Education and Outreach Programme Manager.
Individual can take part in hands-on practical workshops to investigate the collections and develop new skills. Workshops will take place throughout 2014 and can all be booked online.
Information on all workshops and events from the RIBA can be found listed in What's On.