• 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
Full disabled access, Refreshments, Toilets, Partial disabled access
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.

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 10am–5pm

no access to the roof, access to the Library on guided tours only (max visitors 250)

group
  • Senate House, University of London tour every 60 mins (11am-4pm) max 30 per tour
event
  • Pop-up exhibitions throughout the building (exhibition)
  • Poetry Book Fair (fair)

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

Design

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