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Barbican Centre

Barbican, London EC2Y 8DS, England
020 7638 889
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concrete 70's style building with no soul

It felt too open and no atmosphere in the common areas. We have been there a couple of times for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Sasha Live

Words really cant describe the night.. Sasha aka Alexander and about 30 others put a years wirk... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Barbican, London EC2Y 8DS, England
City of London
020 7638 889
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It felt too open and no atmosphere in the common areas. We have been there a couple of times for various reasons, work exhibitions or cultural exhibitions but both times, it felt soulless so wouldn't go again.

Thank nicknack32
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Words really cant describe the night.. Sasha aka Alexander and about 30 others put a years wirk into these shows.. And my god was it worth it.. In typical Sasha style.. the melodical build up and breaks kept on coming until there wasnt an empty...More

Thank sinnersDJS
Reviewed 3 days ago

offices, buildings, and buildings from the 80s not attractive nor functional but a must for the London visitor of the capital

Thank Kamilla T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice place to visit after an afternoon tea or if a spare time to see a various kind of concert or a Play. Its also interesting at night, a couple of bars, pubs and restaurants around...

Thank familiafrois
Reviewed 4 days ago

i love going here to relax and have a coffee and always quite i love walking around the waterfalls and also nice

Thank pete1769
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just a walk away from the barbican underground station. Entry to the Centre is free where you can dine in the barbican kitchen which serves a wide range of food st affordable prices you can stroll in the conservatory with all its exotic plants for...More

Thank Hig11
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Another amazing exhibition, it brings you into small houses and the boxes/modular concept... really interesting amd nice to have the chance to wander through part of the houses... great time even if I missed the tea time...

Thank Voirailleurssijysuis
Reviewed 1 week ago

Possibly the best example of Brutalist architecture in London (if not Europe), it's worth a visit just to have a drink by the lake (pro tip: bring a couple of cans of beer, or a bottle of wine. The cafe is expensive) Throw in the...More

Thank peripateticperson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always good to check the events here. The building is very nice. There is a nice cafe where you can eat outside.

Thank egiarte2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a performing arts centre with art exhibitions, theatre performances and music concerts held here. This is also the home of the London Symphony Orchestra. We enjoyed visiting the Conservatory with its lovely plants and greenery.

Thank nellielim
City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
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Jadwiga Z
Do I have to pay for visit room rain tomorrow afternoon ?
9 September 2016|
Response from neil1066 | Reviewed this property |
Call them or visit the website
Sara L
How is the view from the gallery at the barbican theatre? I'm looking to buy some tickets but I'm in doubt about the view
6 June 2015|
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Response from TR6-KID | Reviewed this property |
Pretty good, would go along with designman, also try and get front row seats if poss.