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Excellent place to work. It's a brokerage company. USA owned. In September there is a heritage... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
kevcoope76
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Willis Building boasts the youngest listed building in the country. Designed by the famous Norman... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
glennsbrown
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to work. It's a brokerage company. USA owned. In September there is a heritage weekend for the public to come in to visit and a look around.

Thank kevcoope76
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Very impressive building and having been lucky enough to go round some of the space inside its got the wow factor, not sure I would list it as an attraction or that I would add it to a list of places to visit but if...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Willis Building boasts the youngest listed building in the country. Designed by the famous Norman Foster it was the first all glassed building of its kind constructed and completed in 1975. It has a rooftop garden and the myth of a rooftop running track, in...More

Thank glennsbrown
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The building is famous for its rooftop garden. The location is on a busy road, which makes photography difficult.

Thank GibBob
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I was fortunate to visit The Willis Building during the heritage open weekend and took part on two guided tours and had lunch on the top floor (in the garden) Great experience, beautiful views! Highly recommend!

Thank Kati N
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Fantastic place roof garden a must to see. Walk around the garden its the a great place to see Ipswich and all other buildings. Had coffee the prices were very good we could have had dinner will do next year. Real grass in garden not...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Adds a touch of drama to the skyline. The black tinted windows are intriguing and the shape of the building is in stark contrast to those surrounding it. Must be fascinating to go inside.

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Architecture is interesting and stylish. Improves the look of the surrounding area and acts as a landmark. If you're lost in the area, people will use the Willis building as a point of reference, so it's well known and well thought of by the locals.

Thank L A
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Iconic sir Norman foster architecture at its best, timeless design, open to visitors on heritage days

Thank leisms
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Saw by chance that there was an open day for this iconic Ipswich Building. Worth the hour spent to see the redundant indoor swimming pool and the tour gave a really good insight into the can's and cant's of this 20th Century listed building.

Thank Gavin H
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