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The Goldsmiths Company

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Goldsmiths Fair

I went for several hours to this excellent event which takes place in the spectacular setting of... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
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Magnificent & grand building with several rooms for hosting high profile events

Goldsmiths Hall was selected to host an event showcasing Harrows youths and we were invited guests... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Ranu M
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The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths, more commonly known as the Goldsmiths' Company, is one of the Twelve Great Livery Companies of the City of London and received its first royal charter in 1327. The purpose of the Goldsmiths' Company is to...more
Goldsmiths Hall 13 Foster Lane | Goldsmiths' Hall, London EC2V 6BN, England
City of London
+44 20 7606 7010
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I went for several hours to this excellent event which takes place in the spectacular setting of the Goldsmiths Hall which also regularly hosts free exhibitions. I can thoroughly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Goldsmiths Hall was selected to host an event showcasing Harrows youths and we were invited guests. On entering as you see the sweeping staircase, the dome, statues and gold objects, you realise you have walked into a special building. The event was spread over 3...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ranu M
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Until 26th July 2018, there is an exhibition Mons – Weds, check website for additional closures, of work by Grant Macdonald, international silversmith. There are silver and gold items on display. These items are exquisite, beautifully crafted, creative, stunning and a joy to view. There...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

I come here for exhibitions on occasion and usually for their annual fair which is happening at the moment. The venue is beautiful with fantastically decorated rooms - very large and grand spaces. Aside from the 60 or so makers (they change to new ones...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I am not certain that Goldsmiths is available to tourists walking off the street, but I was there to learn more about hallmarking, for which they are the foremost assay office in the world. Well worth the £60 fee, especially as it includes a superbly...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Guided tours of one hours duration are available on a pre booked basis.They are few and far between but well worth the effort.The groups are of approx 100 people which is about right as all the rooms are large and you will not feel cramped...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

The first reviewer gave the venue an inaccurate title, as I think that the Goldsmiths' Company Pavilion only exists during the Annual Fair: the review is of Goldsmiths' Hall, one of the halls of the great livery companies of the City of London. The Goldsmiths...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 25 March 2015

Photography is not allowed inside, so picture if you will a 15 foot tall arched niche embellished with gold leaf, purple velvet draperies, and several shelves of eighteenth- century silver plates and ewers and goblets. That sets the tone for the tour, where you get...More

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank devlin52
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