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Tours

RIBA Friends Architecture Walking Tour: The Leaway

Discover a once hidden part of East London on this walking tour along the River Lea. Starting at the edge of the 2012 Olympic Park, our route passes Georgian heritage on Three Mills Island, and ends with a look at the sustainable regeneration underway at Cody Dock.

Discover a once hidden part of East London on this walking tour along the River Lea.

Starting at the edge of the 2012 Olympic Park, our route passes Georgian heritage on Three Mills Island, and ends with a look at the sustainable regeneration underway at Cody Dock.

During the tour, you can learn about East London's industrial history, including ink production, gin distillation and the architectural interventions that are joining up sections of the Leaway, as it winds its way to the River Thames.