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Cross section of the new development

Cross section of the museum building in the new development (c) Wright & Wright Architects Ltd
April 2014    Wright & Wright Architects appointed 
May 2015   Awarded £12.3m by the National Lottery
July 2016   Planning permission granted by the London Borough of Hackney
March 2017    National Lottery grant confirmed
January 2018   The Geffrye closes to the public on 7 January 2018
March 2018    Construction begins
2018/19   Events and activities in the front gardens
2019    £18.2m fundraising target to be reached 
Early 2020   The Geffrye reopens!

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