RIBA public programme

Great British Buildings

Explore the best of modern British architecture in 2013

Be the first to discover the RIBA's award-winning buildings with the architect who created them through a unique national series of talks and tours from the RIBA.

This year's national and regional Award-winners will open their doors to the public in an exclusive series of behind-the-scenes events.

More details about the events in the series are below.

Upcoming events...

 

 

  

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  • SOAR Works, Sheffield
    23 October 2013, 12.30 - 1.30pm
    Join us for an exclusive guided tour of Award-winning Sheffield building, SOAR Works,with the Client Ian Drayton, SOAR Community and Architect Sarah Hollingworth, Architecture 00:/

 

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  • Eastside City Park 
    6 November 2013, 3 - 5pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive guided tour and talk of Eastside City Park, Birmingham with Christina Wahba, Landscape Architect of Patel Taylor.
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  • Oaklands College Discovery Centre, St Albans
    7 November 2013 6pm for 6.30pm - 7.30pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive talk about The Discovery Centre, Oaklands College, St Albans by Allford Hall Monaghan Morris. This event is now being held at the Award winning, Mathematical Sciences Building, Cambridge, designed by Ted Cullinan.
         

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  • Akerman, London
    19 November 2013, 6 - 7.45pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive guided talk and tour of Akerman by Henley Halebrown Rorrison.  

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  • 400 Hall Theatre, Repton School
    28 November, 6 - 7.30pm, £6
    Join us for a talk by award-winning architect Bryan Avery of Avery Associates in the 400 Hall Theatre at Repton School. 
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  • Crowbrook, Hertfordshire
    5 December 2013, 6 - 7.15pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive talk about Crowbrook by Knox Bhavan Architects. 

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  • Royal Society of Arts, London
    20 January 2014, 6 - 7.45pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive guided talk and tour of RSA   by Matthew Lloyd and Troika.
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Previous events in the series

 

  • The Royal Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea
    17 October 2013, 6pm for 6.30pm - 7.30pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive talk about The Royal Pavilion, Southend-On-Sea by White arkitekter and Sprunt. This event will be now be held at the Award winning, Mathematical Sciences Building, Cambridge designed by Ted Cullinan.
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  • Beacon Edge, Bath
    16 October 2013, 1 - 2.30pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive guided talk and tour of Beacon Edge, by project architect Ian Walker of CaSA Architects.

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  • Slip House, London
    15 October 2013, 6 - 7.45pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive guided talk and tour of 2013 RIBA Manser Medal-winning Slip House by Carl Turner.

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  • Newhall Be, Harlow
    3 October 2013, 5 - 6.15pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive guided talk and tour of Stirling-shortlisted Newhall Be by Alison Brooks Architects.                 

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  • Kingswood Academy, Kingston Upon Hull
    25 September 2013, 6.45 - 8.30pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive guided talk and tour of
    Kingswood Academy by architects Allford Hall
    Monaghan Morris and R.Scott of Surface Architects.
     

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  • Quadrant 3, London
    24 September 2013, 6 - 7.45pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive guided talk and tour of Quadrant 3 by Jeremy Dixon.
     

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  • Astley Castle, Warwickshire
    11 September 2013, 6.30 - 8.30pm, £12
    Join us for an exclusive guided tour of Stirling-shortlisted Astley Castle and a talk by Stephen Witherford of Witherford Watson Mann, preceded by a drinks reception and networking.

     
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