• The Ashbee Hall, pre-restoration project
  • The Lecture Hall, pre-restoration
  • Toynbee Hall, pre-restoriation project

Toynbee Hall

C R Ashbee

place
28 Commercial Street, E1 6LS
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Partial disabled access, Toilets, Full disabled access
The world's founding university settlement. Built to provide educational & social spaces for East Londoners. Neo-Tudor Grade II listed building with notable room decorated by Arts & Crafts designer CR Ashbee. Restoration completed in 2018.

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 11am–3pm

Ground floor historic rooms, extension and exhibition spaces. (max visitors 75)

group
  • The domestic history of Toynbee Hall led by Dr. Lucinda Matthews-Jones at 2pm (Max 15 per tour)

Sunday 23rd

Open 11am–3pm

Ground floor historic rooms, extension and exhibition spaces. (max visitors 75)

info_outline This building is open free of charge at other times of the year

Pre-booking is required for this building

Design

Original design
C R Ashbee, Elijah Hoole, 1884
Restoration
Richard Griffiths Architects, 2018
Type
Civic
Period
Victorian