My Benches

Books about Town

2 July - 15 September 2014

Our 50 unique BookBench sculptures, designed by local artists and famous names, will be sold at public auction on Tuesday 7 October at the Southbank Centre. Tickets are available from the box office or you can register to bid online to own an iconic piece of literary history.  

News & Events

We are sorry if you missed our BookBenches
We would like to apologise to any of our BookBench enthusiasts who have missed any of the BookBenches they particularly wanted to see.&...

The 51st BookBench has arrived!
The wait is finally over. The 51st BookBench has arrived!...

Bye Bye BookBenches: ''last chance'' dates for your diary!
Sadly, Books about Town will soon be drawing to a close. Our BookBenches will start to disappear from th...

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Alex Rider

Dr Seuss

Fever Pitch

Jacqueline Wilson

Mary Poppins

Peter Pan

War Horse

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Greenwich Trail

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Bloomsbury Trail

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City Trail

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Riverside Trail

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