Events Archive

  1. Notable Women of Lavender Hill Walk

    Starting at Battersea Arts Centre, this walk will feature 9 women – Jeanie Nassau Senior, first woman civil servant whose home Elm House was on the site of Battersea Town Hall and ending at 53 Battersea Rise, (now Farrago restaurant) which was the home of Pamela Hansford Johnson novelist and first girlfriend of poet Dylan […]

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  2. Meet our US Embassy neighbours and join the effort!

    In a special ‘Day of Service’ to commemorate 9/11, volunteers from the US Embassy are coming round to help us brighten up our neighbourhood. Come along and join in the fun with a litter pick, a spot of gardening, a health check-up or a bout of sporting activity. You could try something new at taster […]

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  3. Foster + Partners – Open House 2018

    The main studio is entered via steps through a top-lit galleried space and forms a 60-metre-long, double-height volume. Along its southern edge a mezzanine contains presentation spaces, while below is a state-of-the-art modelshop.

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  4. Battersea Arts Centre – Open House 2018

    Designed and built as Battersea’s Town Hall. Home to Battersea Arts Centre since 1984. Striking features include historic mosaic floors, marble staircase, stained glass dome and refurbished Grand Hall with contemporary lattice ceiling. Haworth Tompkins Architect-led tours of site every 60 mins (11am-5pm) max 15 per tour If Walls Could Talk storytelling volunteer led tours […]

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  5. U.S. Embassy – Open House 2018

    The new U.S. Embassy in Nine Elms reflects the best of modern design, incorporates the latest in energy-efficient building techniques, and celebrates the values of freedom and democracy. Saturday 22nd: open 9.45am–1.15pm Public access areas: main lobby, exhibition gallery, multipurpose space, gardens (max visitors 75) Architect talk at 10.30am (Talk), capacity 75 (Guests must be […]

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