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The University of Westminster will once again be taking part in Open House and opening the doors to its flagship Regent Street site on Sunday 18 September.

Tours will take place on the hour from 10am – 3pm. The last tour will commence at 3pm.
Maximum 25 people per tour – places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

309 Regent Street has been an educational establishment since 1838 when it opened as the Royal Polytechnic Institution. Its history boasts one of London's first public swimming pools and the premiere of the Lumiere brothers moving film. The oak-panelled Fyvie Hall features paintings by Delmar Banner and the Old Cinema is home to a Compton organ that gave sound to silent pictures. George Mitchell 1911.

For more information on Open House London 2011 please visit