Explore the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office in this interactive virtual tour of the fine rooms of our iconic building in London and some of our fascinating embassies and residences across the world.

The stunning 360° photographs contain audio podcasts and videos which give you an unique insight into Britain’s diplomatic story.

Find out more about the FCDO’s work.

Choose a location:

Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office London

British Ambassador's Residence Paris

British Embassy Vienna: Ballroom

British Consulate Istanbul: Garden

British Embassy Berlin

British Embassy Rome: Inner Courtyard

The story of the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office – through art, architecture, history and diplomacy

Welcome to the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office Open House 2020, by Permanent Under Secretary, Sir Philip Barton.

The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office is engaged around the world, working to tackle global challenges and seize shared opportunities. #FCDO

Welcome to 22 Whitehall, one of the homes of the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office. The FCDO works to promote the UK overseas, project our values, reduce poverty, and to tackle global challenges.

Dr Laura Popoviciu of the Government Art Collection explores the artworks and architecture inside the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office and the role art can play in international diplomacy.