Discovering King’s Cross, A Pop-Up Book

Client: John McAslan + Partners

Published by: Cicada Books

Pop-Up Design: Corina Fletcher

Texts: Michael Palin and Dan Cruickshank

Project: Discovering King’s Cross is a pop-up book exploring the history of King’s Cross station and the surrounding area from the Victorian age through to today. The book also details the elegant transformation that the station has recently experienced through the restoration of the station, as well as the modernisation that has taken place with the addition of a new Concourse that was opened on 14th March 2012, designed by John McAslan + Partners.

Discovering King's Cross, A Pop-Up Book












Introduction by Michael Palin


The Genius of Victorian Engineering and Science


Railway Mania: The Development of Euston Road in the 19th Century

Full Steam Ahead: Iconic British Trains

Changing Fortunes: King's Cross from Past to Present


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