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Facility

We will be launching the 2021 programme at 12pm on 11 August 2021

  • Crush Hall
  • Chancellors Hall
  • Cloisters
  • Crush Hall
  • View from Malet Street
  • Senate Room
  • View from Malet Street

Senate House

Charles Holden

place
University of London, Malet Street, WC1E 7HU
info_outline
Refreshments, Toilets, Disabled access

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Russell Square, Goodge Street, Euston Square, Tottenham Court Road
train
Nearest train: Euston
directions_bus
Bus routes: 7, 10, 24, 29, 68, 73, 134, 188
London’s tallest secular building when it opened as the HQ of the University of London and home to the Ministry of Information during WWII, this Grade II* listed landmark features Classicism and Art Deco elements.

Events

Saturday 4th September
Guided Tour
schedule Time: 12pm to 1.30pm
group Capacity: 30
This is fully booked, but please do register for online events.
Senate House Tour
schedule Time: 12pm to 3pm
group Capacity: 25
This is fully booked, but please do register for online events.
Sunday 5th September
Senate House Virtual Tour
schedule Time: 10am to 12pm
Visitors can arrive at any time during the opening hours.
There may be queues at busy times.
A virtual tour of Senate House
schedule Time: 1pm to 3pm
Visitors can arrive at any time during the opening hours.
There may be queues at busy times.
Virtual tour of Senate House
schedule Time: 4pm to 6pm
Visitors can arrive at any time during the opening hours.
There may be queues at busy times.

Design

Original design
Charles Holden, 1933
Refurbishment
BDP, 2009
Type
Education, Community/cultural, Library, Online
Period
Inter-war