Houses of Parliament, Palace of Westminster, London: Big Ben clock tower and Portcullis House, seen from Parliament Square

RIBApix ref no RIBA6110
Architect/DesignerBarry, Sir Charles (1795-1860)
Michael Hopkins & Partners
Pugin, Augustus Welby Northmore (1812-1852)
Artist/PhotographerHall, Janet (1946-2005)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date2001
Image Date2001
ViewExterior
MediumTransparency
Library ReferenceCT488
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Janet Hall / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Big Ben clock tower was completed by Sir Charles Barry in 1858 based on designs by A. W. N. Pugin. Michael Hopkins & Partners were repsonsible for the design of Portcullis House, which incorporates Westminster underground station, completed in 2001.

Subject tags

government buildings, clock towers