tours & activities

Architecture Tour

Part of Southbank Centre Tours

Love it or hate it, the concrete landscape of Europe’s largest art centre has been dividing opinion for generations.

Join us on a tour of our recently refurbished brutalist venues, Queen Elizabeth Hall and Purcell Room, explore decades of architectural innovation, and see Southbank Centre from a whole new perspective.

Tours last approximately one hour. Each tour is different, and the route taken varies depending on the day’s activities and events.

The tour on Sunday 8 September begins at Queen Elizabeth Hall Ticket Office.

The tour on Saturday 21 September begins at the Welcome Desk, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall.

Dates & times

8 Sep 2019
Approximate run time: 60 mins
Run times may vary, find out more


Queen Elizabeth Hall


Booking fee: £3.00 (Members £0.00)


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Age recommendation
For ages 8+

£12 each or £10 each for groups of four or more.

We can offer private tours for groups of 10 or more people. If you would like more information about this, please contact

Access information
Please inform us of any access requirements you have when you make your booking.