The Crystal

The Crystal is a newly constructed, iconic building in central London, designed to improve our knowledge of urban sustainability and to help people explore how our cities can have a better future.  The Crystal building itself is one of the world’s greenest buildings and is home to 14 interactive zones.

This visit is available as part of an overnight package school trip with Adaptable Travel.

For the first time in history, more than half the world’s population live in cities.  The Crystal exhibition uses a unique, interactive approach with the aim of encouraging students to challenge and change the way they think about our cities. 

Educational Visits:

The Crystal offer guided educational visits which can be personalised to your subject area, and based on specific areas of urban planning, so that students can explore how they can make a real and personal contribution to sustainable urban living.

Educational visits can be tailored for a range of subjects from Key Stage 1 right upto University level.

The Crystal has 14 unique interactive zones as follows:

  • Our Urban Future
  • Forces of Change – Theatre
  • Forces of Change – Interactive
  • Creating Cities
  • Smart Buildings
  • Safe & Sound
  • Keep Moving
  • Go Electric
  • Water is Life
  • Healthy Life
  • Clean & Green
  • Future Life


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