• Cafe from above
  • Cone from below
  • Exterior from Regent Square
  • Fourmaintraux window
  • Garden
  • North Window

Lumen United Reformed Church and Cafe

Theis + Khan

place
88 Tavistock Place, WC1H 9RS
info_outline
Partial disabled access, Toilets
A remodelled shell of a 1960s church building, which itself includes the crypt of an 1820s church hit by a V2 missile in 1945. Includes a café, two dramatic 8m high windows and a distinctive conical reflective space. RIBA Award Winner 2009.

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 10am–5pm

limited access to 1827 crypt and no unaccompanied access (max visitors 20)

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

Design

Original design
William Tite, Courtenay Theobald, 1966
Refurbishment
Theis + Khan, 2007
Type
Religious
Period
Contemporary, Historical/contemporary