Welcome to the British Academy

A virtual tour of the history of 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, home of the British Academy.

Discover the historic home of the British Academy, the UK's national body for the humanities and social sciences. Explore the Grade I listed John Nash-designed terraced houses, located at 10-11 Carlton House Terrace in the heart of Westminster, whose previous residents include former Prime Minister William Gladstone and the Ridley family. This virtual tour will take you through the art, architecture and history of 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, from their 19th-century beginnings to the present day.

If you have any questions about our public events programme, please refer to our Public Events FAQ. If your question is not answered, please email events@thebritishacademy.ac.uk. For venue enquiries, please contact {10-11} Carlton House Terrace.

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