Borough
Architectural period
Architectural type
Facility

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

  • View of the Art Deco facade - Entrance
  • View of the Art deco facade from Queensberry Palce
  • Former ballroom, now 'Reading Room Denis Saurat'

Institut français du Royaume-Uni

Patrice Bonnet

place
17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, SW7 2DT
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Toilets, Disabled access

Travel Information

subway
Nearest tube: South Kensington, Gloucester Road
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Bus routes: 14, 49, 70, 74, 345, C1
1939 Art Deco Grade II listed building refurbished in 1950, then restructured and modernised in 2014. Contains an authentically classic cinema, private salons and multimedia library.

Events

Saturday 11th September
Archives Exhibition
schedule Time: 1pm to 5pm
group Capacity: 20
Guided tour by historian
schedule Time: 1pm to 5pm
group Capacity: 20
Sunday 12th September
Archives Exhibition
schedule Time: 1pm to 5pm
group Capacity: 20
Guided tours by historian
schedule Time: 1pm to 5pm
group Capacity: 20

Design

Original design
Patrice Bonnet, 1939
Restoration
Bisset Adams Architects, 2014
Type
Community/cultural, Embassy/high commission
Period
Inter-war