Sign up to this guided tour to discover a selection of spaces in the Maker Mile, a corner of East London with a rich history of fabrication and exciting future in making. Dotted around Mare Street bordering Tower Hamlets and Hackney, over 50 creative studios, mini factories and open workshops cluster creating a thriving hub of making, design & technology
For London Design Festival makers from this growing community will lead tours of the area, highlighting their favourites and unearthing processes from Internet of Things to iron forging.
These tours will give you a unique opportunity to look behind the scenes. and will meet in the Fix Our City exhibition at Machines Room at 11am from there you will visit: RCA Design Products, Opendesk, Technology Will Save Us, Squint Opera, Okido ending in a visit to a Hoyle and Sons Foundry and Calverts print makers coop.
Tours are strictly limited to 15 as we are going into peoples workspaces. You are welcome to come incase people don't turn up but we will have to cap the group at 15.