Barbican Centre

Chamberlin Powell & Bon

Silk Street, EC2Y 8DS
Partial disabled access, Bookshop, Refreshments, Toilets
A Grade II listed building, the Barbican is Europe’s largest multi-arts and conference venue and one of London’s best examples of Brutalist architecture.


Sunday 23rd

Open 9am–11pm

Public areas only

  • Regular tours every 60 mins (11.30am-4.30pm) max 20 per tour. Duration: 45 mins. Tours are not fully accessible. Contact Box Office for full details..
  • BSL Barbican/Open House at 11am (Talk) (Join Deaf architect and BSL user Martin Glover on this BSL Open House tour of the Barbican Centre. This 75 minute walking tour will give you the chance to visit some of the hidden spaces that make up Europe’s largest arts and conference centre. The route is wheelchair accessible but please contact us in advance if you have any specific access requirements either by phone 020 7638 8891 or by emailing Please note: This tour will be delivered in BSL only and will not include a voiceover. )

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

Pre-booking is required for this building


Original design
Chamberlin Powell & Bon, 1963
Walk/tour, Mixed use