• 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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Partial disabled access, Bookshop, Refreshments, Toilets
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.

Access

Sunday 23rd

Open 1.30pm–5pm

event
  • Dome visit at 1.30pm (Climb to dome viewing area)
  • Free organ recital given by Carol Williams at 3pm (Organ recital)

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

Design

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