Royal Danish Embassy London by Arne Jacobsen

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The Royal Danish Embassy London

National Trust Tour of Sloane Street Building, Belgravia – design by Arne Jacobsen

19 Aug 2016

Royal Danish Embassy Building Access

Address: 55 Sloane St, London SW1X 9SR, England, UK
Date built: 1969-77
Design: Arne Jacobsen / Dissing + Weitling

Royal Danish Embassy Building Tours

The National Trust has offered people the chance to visit the Danish Embassy and residence as part of Heritage Open Days, in September. Free building tours were also being offered for the French and Portuguese embassies.

Royal Danish Embassy London building interior:
Royal Danish Embassy London building interior

The hour-long tours will give an insight into what happens in these largely off-limits buildings.

Bookable guided hour-long tours take place on September 9 and 10; please note they are all fully booked already.

The Royal Danish Embassy Building on Sloane Street
photograph © Adrian Welch

This is a chance to see inside one of London’s key 20th Century buildings, by this celebrated Danish architect, Arne Jacobsen.

The tours are part of the National Trust’s Europe & Us programme.

“The 1970s Danish embassy and residence is the last great work by the Danish architect and designer, Arne Jacobsen, who also built St Catherine’s College, Oxford, and had a transformative impact on the Scandinavian design revolution of the mid-20th Century.”

Royal Danish Embassy Building Tours by NT in September 2016

Royal Danish Embassy

55 Sloane St, London SW1X 9SR, England
1969-77
Design: Arne Jacobsen / Dissing + Weitling

Photos © Adrian J Welch, architect

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Royal Danish Embassy Building

Location: half way down Sloane Street on west side, Belgravia, southwest London

Phone: 020 72351255

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Website: Embassy of Denmark in the United Kingdom