The Thames Barrier
March 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
A London Metropolitan Archives lecture
The Thames Barrier flood defences have served London well since 1984 and represent innovative engineering approaches to managing environmental challenges. Discover more about its construction and planning!
Part of the Year of Engineering.
Free – Booking essential
The London Metropolitan Archives are home to an extraordinary range of documents, images, maps, film and books about London. They run a wide selection of talks, guided tours, film screenings, exhibitions and other events, and you can find out more about these as well as the latest updates from the archives on the Metropolian Archives website
The facilities are free to use and open to everyone. Whether you’re tracing your family history or researching the history of your neighbourhood, if you’re interested in London or Londoners, LMA is the place to visit.
The London Metropolitan Archives are at 40 Northampton Road, London EC1R 0HB.
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