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RIBA Friends Curator Tour of Into the Blue

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Victoria and Albert Museum

Cromwell Road

Knightsbridge

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SW7 2RL

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Join curators, Susan Pugh and Fiona Orsini for a tour of the current display in the RIBA+V&A Architecture Gallery at the V&A. Responding to the growing interest in restoring historic pools as well as inventive new places to swim, this display explores the architectural, cultural and social history of pools and lidos, alongside recent developments in community swimming baths across the United Kingdom.


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    Image credit: John Maltby / RIBA Collections

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SW7 2RL

United Kingdom

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