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Welcome Tours

Discover the Barbican

Welcome Tours at the Barbican

Discover the Barbican Centre on one of our free 20 minute tours.

We run several free short tours daily. You'll visit key sites including the Lakeside, Sculpture Court and more – a great introduction to the Barbican.

Places are available to drop in to, on a first–come, first–served basis 15 minutes before the tour time. No tickets necessary. The tour starts outside the Barbican Shop on Level G.

These free, daily tours are scheduled to start promptly at 11.30am, 12.30pm1.30pm, 3.30pm4.30pm and 5.30pm. 

Please note that the 3.30-5.30pm tours on Saturday 2nd September are cancelled.


Architecture Tours

See the Barbican from a new perspective

Meet on Level G