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  • Exterior of Central Hall Westminster
  • View from Central Hall's dome

Methodist Central Hall Westminster

Lanchester & Rickards

place
Storey's Gate, SW1H 9NH
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Disabled access, Bookshop, Refreshments, Toilets

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: Westminster, st. james's park
train
Nearest train: Victoria, Waterloo, Charing Cross
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Bus routes: 11, 24, 88, 159, 87, 453, 148
A masterpiece of Edwardian neo-baroque architecture opposite Westminster Abbey. Second largest self-supporting ferro-concrete dome in world. Its Great Hall was the venue for the Inaugural General Assembly of the United Nations in 1946.

Design

Original design
Lanchester & Rickards, 1909
Type
Community/cultural, Religious
Period
Edwardian