City of London Benches – Cheapside tour

Join winning architects for a walking tour in Cheapside and discover a bit more about 5 winning designs for temporary benches across the Cheapside area.

This 5 benches are part of a larger trail of ten new benches across the City of London – five in Cheapside and five in the Eastern Cluster – and result of a design competition organised by the London Festival of Architecture, the City of London Corporation and Cheapside Business Alliance in 2018. They showcase London’s brilliant emerging architects and designers, and are a public gift that help the City remain an exceptional place to live, work and visit.

Designs include:
Ceramic City Bench by Maria Gasparian
The Garden Bench by Eleanor Dodman Architects
A Bench for Everyone by McCloy + Muchemwa
The Giant Causeway by Studio Yu x
City Ghosts by Mariya Lapteva


June 16, 2018

11:30 - 12:30

Admission: FREE



150 Cheapside

150 Cheapside EC2V 6ET

Meet in front of 150 Cheapside