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Metropolis explores the history and development of cities and regions through their architecture, design, and urban style. Hosted by passionate architectural historians, we unlock the cultural secrets of fascinating cityscapes around the planet.

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Image: Times Square New York City by Francisco Diez

Metropolis Episodes


In Metropolis Venice, presenter Julian Davison explores the history of one of the world’s most extraordinary cities through its architecture.   From its...
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In Metropolis Syria, presenter Julian Davidson explores the country’s ancient architectural legacy and discovers that in many ways it chronicles the...
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Host Julian Davison explores one of Asia’s most modern cities, Singapore. In the last half century this small island state, situated in the heart of...
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Barcelona, capital of Catalunya – an empire which once straddled the Pyrénées and ruled the trading routes of the Mediterranean – is a proud...
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