• The IMO Assembly meeting in the Main Hall
  • View from Albert Embankment
  • Member States' flags are flown on special occasions
  • The International Memorial to Seafarers
  • The International Memorial to Seafarers (detail)
  • The staff of IMO, gathered on the fourth floor terrace

International Maritime Organization

Douglass Marriott

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4 Albert Embankment, SE1 7SR
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Partial disabled access, Toilets, Full disabled access
The International Maritime Organization is a specialized agency of the UN, responsible for the safety and security of shipping and the prevention of marine pollution by ships. It is the only UN organization with headquarters in London.

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 11am–4pm

Guided tour of ground, first and second floors only, plus fourth-floor terrace (30-45 minutes); max 15 people per group.

group
  • Guided tour of public areas every 15 mins (11am-3.15pm). All visitors will be asked to present identification, and will be photographed for security purposes. Bags may be searched. Groups will be limited to 15 people at a time..

Sunday 23rd

Open 11am–4pm

Guided tour of ground, first and second floors only, plus fourth-floor terrace (30-45 minutes); max 15 people per group.

group
  • Guided tour of public areas every 15 mins (11am-3.15pm). All visitors will be asked to present identification, and will be photographed for security purposes. Bags may be searched. Groups will be limited to 15 people at a time..

Design

Original design
Douglass Marriott, Worby, Robinson, 1983
Refurbishment
MCM, 2006
Type
Embassy/high commission
Period
Post-war