Budapest is the capital of Hungary. Key contemporary buildings in the city such as Magyar Autóklub – Hungarian Autoklub Headquarters, ING Headquarters and Budapest City Hall can be visited externally on our Hungarian Architecture Tours.
Oslo is the capital of Norway. Major contemporary Norwegian buildings include the Oslo Operahouse and the Norwegian Museum of Architecture, Famous architects with buildings in the city include Snøhetta, Sverre Fehn, Jensen & Skodvin Architects, Jarmund/Vigsnæs AS Arkitekter, Niels Torp Arkitekter.
Moscow, the capital of Russia. Key contemporary buildings in the city which can be visited on our tours include The Mercury City tower, now Europe’s tallest building (after overtaking The Shard in London), the Moscow School of Management, SKOLKOVO by Adjaye Associates and the Aeroflot HQ. These buildings can be visited externally on our Russian Architecture Tours.
Major German buildings include National Gallery Berlin by Mies van der Rohe Architect, the AEG Turbine factory by architect Peter Behrens, Berliner Philharmonie and Neue Staatsbibliothek buildings both by Hans Scharoun, the Neues Museum Redevelopment by David Chipperfield Architects.
Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland. Key buildings include the Kunsthaus Zürich and its recent extension, the Swiss National Museum and the Dolder Grand Hotel Building, Lake Zurich. Celebrated architects with work in the city include David Chipperfield Architects, Foster + Partners and EM2N Architects.
The capital, Guatemala City, also known as Guate, is the largest city of the Republic of Guatemala, and the most populous in Central America. It is located in the south-central part of the country, in a mountain valley called Valle de la Ermita.
Our Chinese Architectural tours operate in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong. Shanghai is a key Chinese city and is expanding fast. It is located on the eastern coast of China. It is the largest city by population of the People’s Republic of China.
Major contemporary buildings include the Scottish Parliament Building, the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh, the Riverside Museum Glasgow and The Hydro. These can be visited externally on our Scottish Architecture Tours. Key architects with designs in the country include Architecture by Foster + Partners, Richard Rogers, Grimshaw, Zaha Hadid and OMA.
Oporto alongside Lisbon is one of two major cities in Portugal. The city is located in the north of the country. Celebrated architects with buildings in the city include Alvaro Siza and Rem Koolhaas.
Major architecture in Toronto includes Royal Ontario Museum building by architect Daniel Libeskind; Ryerson Image Centre by Diamond Schmitt Architects; University of Toronto buildings by Hariri Pontarini Architects.
Key architecture in Montreal includes namely Habitat 67, Biosphere, Bibliotheque National du Québec; plus recent buildings Claire and Marc Bourgie Pavilion, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, the Stewart Museum and the Palais des Congrés.