TEMPLE BAR

The Architectural Gateway

of the City of London

THE TEMPLE BAR TRUST

The TBT has been set up as a stand-alone Company of Limited Guarantee registered with the Charity Commission by the Worshipful Company of Chartered Architects, a modern Livery Company. The Temple Bar Trust will manage the both spaces leased from the Corporation of London and will use its surplus funds initiating architectural events at the Temple Bar and within the City.

FIRMNESSE . COMMODITIE . DELYTE

Commissioned by King Charles II, and designed by Sir Christopher Wren, the arch of Portland stone was constructed between 1669 and 1672, by Thomas Knight, the City Mason, and Joshua Marshall, Mas- ter of the Mason’s Company.