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Somerset House

Sitting between the Strand and the Thames, onto which its lovely terrace gives, the spectacular Somerset House is a creative hub in the heart of London. With dancing fountains in the summer and a popular ice rink in the winter, the courtyard itself is a mighty sight. As well as playing host to the Courtauld Gallery, here you’ll find temporary exhibitions exploring the links between fashion, architecture and design in the Embankment Galleries (previous shows have included Martin Margiela). If nothing tempts your fancy, check out free public displays in the Terrace and Courtyard Rooms and then head to one of the numerous eating spots, including the fancy Tom’s Kitchen or Tom’s Terrace on the Thames in summer months.

South Building
Somerset House
Strand
London
WC2R 1LA

Tel: 020 7845 4600
Opening Times: Open daily, 10am-6pm; Thus until 8pm
Charges:
Adult : £5.00
Senior Citizen: £4.00

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    A Profile Of Hassan Hajjaj

    Until Sunday 7th January 2018

    British Moroccan artist Hassan Hajjaj is celebrated in this new exhibition being held at Somerset House. It will reveal how his work has been influenced over the years through his time spent living in both Morocco and the UK. There will be photo portraits and a glorious fashion shoot mixed with Moroccan street culture, challenging perceptions in the West on feminism and the use of the hijab.

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    FREEd 2
    • 2 x Adult: Free
    • 0 x Child: Free
    • 0 x OAP: Free
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