King’s Cross celebrates its past
King’s Cross has a rich and varied history. This history is in the fabric of King’s Cross and is a big part of what makes it a special place.
The coming of the railways transformed this sleepy area into an important industrial heartland. It’s location at the meeting point of road, river and rail has shaped its history. It can be seen in the old buildings, the layout of the streets, and in the stories of the communities based here.