£15 – £20

Architecture Walking Tour: Concrete Futures, Poplar

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Poplar

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Balfron Tower and Robin Hood Gardens Estate are two of the best known examples of Brutalism in East London. This tour looks at the architecture and utopian ambitions of these two great social housing projects and discusses how their futures are now diverging with one undergoing refurbishment and the other demolition. The tour will be led by photographer Anthony Palmer.


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