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Business Design Centre

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Great venue - shame about the food prices

This is my second time exhibiting at this venue. As someone who regularly takes part in exhibitions... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Peter P
London, United Kingdom
Excellent conference venue

Spoke at recent conference and attended 2 day event. Well organised. Excellent position close to... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Janette R
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Located 10 minutes from Kings Cross St. Pancras International and a short walk from Angel tube station, the Business Design Centre is one of London’s most popular conference and exhibition venues. With over 300 events a year the BDC, based in the...more
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52 Upper Street, London N1 0QH, England
+44 20 7359 3535
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Visited the show today with a very good friend and we had a great time trying hard but unsuccessfully to resist buying so many beautiful pieces of craft from wonderfully friendly craftsmen. The show seemed to have smaller stands this year but full of Christmas...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank sue7law
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Been here before for shows as an exhibitor. Good in a lot of ways: decent parking access to get stand sundries in. Staff pleasant. Like the inside decor. Good location. Bad stuff: the set up on the Monday was nothing short of dangerous with a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Attended the Global Aviation Festival here. A very nice space to use, open and inviting. Great little restaurant on the top floor, and some super cool businesses permanently located here. Good space for breakout sessions and surprisingly capacitous. The mass catering was also very good....More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Therealartestu
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is my second time exhibiting at this venue. As someone who regularly takes part in exhibitions at various venues all over the UK, I have come to know the good ones. As an exhibition space this is excellent (see picture). Parking is good -...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Peter P
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Spoke at recent conference and attended 2 day event. Well organised. Excellent position close to Angel tube station. Good facilities. Generally good customer service - reception/security etc.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Janette R
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Interesting and unusual destination for an exhibition, easy to access, good facilities inside and not a monopoly when it comes to buying food and coffee, very impressed and close to lots of amenities

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank stuart w
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

My worst experience of costumer service in the coffee shop inside of the building.the baristas are rude and the people working in the kitchen was eating in front of us. Terrible place to go

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank stansted1986
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

LAF is one of, if not the highlight of the London art season, for me infinitely more satisfying and meaningful than the annual outing of the Emperor’s New Clothes masquerading as Frieze every autumn. It’s a showcase for around 100 mainly British but also international...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

The BDC works best when all the spaces are being used with the one event, in this case the 30th annual London art fair showing modern art including Picasso, Miro and Brigit Riley plus new art from galleries around the world including Hassan Hajjaj fresh...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I feel that the event I went to was not well organised and I would not visit this venue again for anything. I wanted the toilet and found they were in the basement. am disabled, but not in a wheelchair, so I struggled down the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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BDCLondon, Manager at Business Design Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Thank you for your feedback, and we're very sorry that didn't enjoy your visit to us. We do have facilities on every level of each of our stairwells with accessibility provisions for all visitors and pride ourselves on providing excellent customer service. As such it...More

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