An anechoic chamber offers a claustraphobic silence which some people find unpleasant and others love.
The Singing, Ringing Tree sits high on the Pennine Moors in the UK, using wind to generate discordant and haunting sounds.
Re-live the atmospheric sounds of old railways and trains by visiting one of the numerous renovated lines around the UK.
Hear the cries of vast sea bird colonies when the breeding and chick season is in full swing in spring and summer.
Church bells ringing the changes is a quintesential English sound and there are many opportunities to hear the peals.
Fog horns played a vital role in protecting shipping. Although fewer are sounding nowadays, the silent machinery form strange sculptural features on coastlines.
The noise of just one cotton machine running in this museum is pretty bad, it must have been horrendous at the height of the industrial revolution when everything and everyone was working flat out.
Startling distortions of footsteps and voices in this incredibly reverberant and atmospheric foot tunnel.
London’s famous soundmark
St Paul’s Cathedral includes a circular whispering gallery as well as impressive reverberation