Selfridges

The iconic columned façade of Selfridges department store was actually based on John Burnet’s 1904 extension to the British Museum.

Selfridges

The iconic columned façade of Selfridges department store was actually based on John Burnet’s 1904 extension to the British Museum.

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Centre Point

At 117 metres-tall, the Centre Point building was one of the first skyscrapers in Lon...

Silence, Tadao Ando

On the corner of Mount Street you will find a minimalist water feature named Silence,...

Time and Life Building

The Time and Life building, designed in 1951 by Michael Rosenauer, features sculpture...

Savile Row

Famously home to world-class tailors, a stroll down Savile Row will reveal the innerm...

Broadcasting House

Home to the BBC, Broadcasting House is an art deco-style building off of Portland Pla...

Park Crescent

Set at the north end of Portland Place, John Nash’s Park Crescent sees stuccoed ter...

Royal Institute of British Architects

The HQ of the Royal Institute of British Architects was designed by George Grey Wornu...

Marble Arch

Marble Arch was originally designed to sit in front of Buckingham Palace, but was dis...