New London Architecture

The New London Model

The Bldg Centre, 26 Store St, Fitzrovia, London WC1E 7BT, UK

Explore London from new perspectives with NLA’s giant interactive model of central London.

VU.CITY's fully interactive digital model of the capital, covering 800 square kilometres of the city also enables accurate visualisations of how the city will look in the near future. 

New London Model
  • 1:2000 scale
  • 12.5 metres-long
  • Over 85 square kilometres of London
  • 19 boroughs 
  • 170,000 buildings
  • 34km of the Thames 
  • 21 bridges 
  • From King’s Cross in the north to Peckham in the south and the Royal Docks in the east to Old Oak Common in the west

Watch our Model Videos.

Model by Pipers Model Makers.

Please note: Face coverings are required upon entering the building and should be worn in all public areas.

Free permanent exhibition

Monday to Friday: 09:00-16:00  (closed on Saturdays)

Closure dates for Christmas: Thursday 24th December 2020 to Sunday 3rd January 2020 inclusive.
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Free Model Talks

Free lunchtime talks give visitors the opportunity to learn firsthand about London’s newest architecture and development, around the New London Model and the VU.CITY 3D digital model.
All talks have been postponed until further notice.

Schools Model Talks

We offer free school visits to see NLA's model. See our offers for young people.

Guided tours

To arrange a private bespoke model talk or exhibition tour for your organisation, please contact


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