Staircase at Royal College of Physicians building

A summer of architecture: a season of events exploring medicine and architecture

Royal College of Physicians
11 St Andrew’s Place, Regent’s Park, London
Event time
Various, see individual events
Free and various, see individual events
7 Jun 2018 - 7 Jul 2018
7 Jun 2018
13 Jun 2018
21 Jun 2018
7 Jul 2018

Join the Royal College of Physicians museum to explore Sir Denys Lasdun's Grade I listed modernist masterpiece, its home in Regent's Park, and discover medicine's rich architectural heritage.

In a season of events forming part of the London Festival of Architecture, and the college’s 500th anniversary celebrations, attend a free museum late, take an architectural tour of a 20th century icon, join a panel discussion on Lasdun’s legacy, sign up for a guided architectural walk or participate in an architectural photography workshop.  

London Festival of Architecture Museum Late
Thursday, 07 June 2018: 5-8pm (architectural tours from 6pm)

A chance to explore Denys Lasdun's 20th century icon after hours and take a free architectural tour.
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Spotlight on modernist architecture: Denys Lasdun's legacy
Wednesday, 13 June 2018: Panel discussion 7-8.30pm
Tickets £8 (concessions £5)

Join architect and Denys Lasdun's former colleague, Ted Cullinan, architectural historian Dr Barnabas Calder and Suzanne Waters of the RIBA Library to discuss the lasting legacy of Sir Denys Lasdun.
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Walking Tour: Homes for Healing: An architectural history of health
Thursday, 21 June 2018: 2-5pm
Tickets £12 (LFA attendees, £8)

Take a tour of the Royal College of Physicians followed by a guided architectural walk through medical London.
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Architectural photography workshop
Saturday, 07 July 2018: 10am -1pm
Tickets £20 (concessions, £15)

Join an architectural photography workshop covering the core elements of documenting the built environment. Led by a professional photography tutor. Suitable for all levels of experience.
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This summer be inspired by a building that represents ‘the best architecture of its time anywhere in the world’ and intrigued by medicine’s relationship with the built environment!