University of London building work affecting Warburg Institute

Mon 16 July 2018

Birkbeck, University of London are carrying out significant construction work to their building which is adjacent to the Warburg Institute on Torrington Square. We anticipate that this work will affect users of the Institute. We are taking measures to mitigate the impact but some disruption will occur, particularly with regards to noise.

At present we have been advised that  work will occur on these dates:



Work activity

Disruption level

Monday - 16/07/18

AM/PM Groundworks High
Tuesday - 17/07/18 AM/PM Groundworks High
Wednesday - 18/07/18 AM/PM Groundworks - piling High
Thursday - 19/07/18 AM/PM Groundworks - piling High
Friday - 20/07/18 AM/PM Groundworks - piling High
Saturday 21/07/18 N/A No building works None
Sunday 22/07/18 N/A No building works None

If you are planning a trip to use the Library, Archive or Photo Collection we recommend that you check our website for possible disruption. We will post regular updates here, around the Institute and on social media.

If you have any queries or require more information please contact