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The Crystal

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The Crystal 1 Siemens Brothers Way | Royal Victoria Docks, London E16 1GB, England
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

This must be one of the most eccentrically located churches in London,on an island in the middle of the Strand.Outside is the statue of Bomber Harris who stands guard outside.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank wingate
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Very interesting and beautiful building near London Excel. A light surprising and stylish interior and a exterior like you would expect from the name

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank vbhmvdp
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Very qwerky building housing an exhibition on sustainability. Nothing is vertical! Currently in the middle of lots of development but very close to the DLR so easy to get to. Close to the cable car for a rather different view of the area. Very reasonably...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Marion W
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The building was extremely interesting however the tour was needlessly long as we were taken into the boiler rooms and shown not so interesting machinery rather than being shown the building it self. I would recommend going around the exhibition by yourself rather than with...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Jake_Maddocks
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Elite venue, economical with cafe and excellent exhibition, a short walk away from londons Emirates attraction.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank James Kevin R
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Just stopped here after leaving our hotel for a coffee and a bite to eat. Delicious fresh sandwiches (I had crayfish and cucumber, fiancé had pastrami salad) along with gingerbread latte and americano.. good coffee too! A with 2 breakfast bars it all came to...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Emily D
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I dreaded going to this event held at the Crystal, imagining hours of commute. It turned out to be super easy and super fast - both on the way there and back: 25 minutes. The space is also really interesting, inside and out. I did...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Vincent R
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Found the Crystal by chance when we travelled across the Thames by cable car (which was also excellent) - it is really worth the visit and explore the interactive exhibits to see how we are changing and will change in the future. You will leave...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Martin C
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We stumbled accross this when alighted from the cable car, had a fab lunch <£15 for four of us, delicious food, locally sourced. We all enjoyed the exhibits and learned alot. Would be great for a GCSE school trip and Key stage 2/3. Interesting building...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank TristanT280
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

A very interesting and easy exhibition to explore. Plenty of interactive displays which are very good for young and old alike to learn about our environment and how to help to save it. This is particularly interesting to children who can have a lot of...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Response from Allan L | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Maja D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I am sure a 7-yr old would love the exhibition and take away whatever she picks up, especially if the accompanying adults give added explanations pitched at her level of understanding. I would think you could easily... More