The capital's largest annual festival of architecture and design. Join us for two days of special tours and the chance to explore the secret parts of the buiding usually hidden from public view.
Somerset House Studios Tours
16 & 17 Sep 2017 | 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.00 & 16.00
Meet in New Wing Reception, New Wing
Tickets available 30 minutes before each tour from New Wing Reception, maximum 4 tickets per person booking. Tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.
Somerset House Studios is a new experimental workspace connecting artists, makers and thinkers with audiences in the former Inland Revenue offices. Open to the public for the first time as part of Open House London, discover how we’ve transformed this wing of our building into a working space for creatives in the heart of the city.
The Hidden Traces Tour - Somerset House and King's College London
16 & 17 Sep 2017 | 13.00 & 14.30
Meet in Seamen's Hall, South Wing
Tickets available 30 minutes before each tour from Information Desk, Seamen’s Hall, maximum 4 tickets per person booking. Tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.
We're teaming up with our neighbours King's College London to offer a special tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. Special highlights of the tour include King's College London's Archaeology Room and access to the "Roman" Bath.