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The Barbican Estate

The Barbican CentreThe Barbican Estate - Description

The Barbican Estate is in the heart of the City of London and is a residential estate, arts centre and museum. It lies on a 14 hectare site which was devastated by bombing in the second world war. The development was conceived in the 1960s, started in 1971 and was completed in 1982. It is Grade II listed and comprises residential accommodation including 13 terrace blocks with a height of up to 7 stories and three 42 story towers grouped around a lake and green squares. The whole is interconnected and connected to the Museum of London and the Barbican Arts Centre by multi level concourses. There is no vehicular access within the estate.

The Barbican Estate - The Arts Centre

The Barbican Estate - Website

The Barbican Estate - Getting There