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Kensington Palace

Located in Kensington, Kensington and Chelsea, London, England

Less than a mile away.

Once home to Pricess Diana. Built in the seventeenth century in what was then Kensington village, a short carriage ride from London. Used as a Royal Palace from the 1690s to 1760 when the King moved to Buckingham Palace....

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Albert Memorial, London

Located in City of Westminster, London, England

Less than a mile away.

Commissioned by Queen Victoria to commemorate the death of her husband in 1861. A short walk from the Royal Albert Hall. Designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott...

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Royal Albert Hall, London

Located in City of Westminster, London, England

Less than a mile away.

Opened by Queen Victoria in 1871. Dedicated to her husband and consort, Prince Albert. The Royal Albert Hall (or Royal Albert Hall of Arts and Sciences) is used for arts, sports, entertainment and social events. Perhaps...

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Natural History Museum, London

Located in Kensington and Chelsea, London, England

Less than a mile away.

The Natural History Museum houses around 70 million items in five main collections. The foundation of the collection was that of the Ulster doctor Sir Hans Sloane (1660–1753). Highlights include Dippie, a 105 foot long r...

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Science Museum, London

Located in Kensington and Chelsea, London, England

Less than a mile away.

London's museum of science. Just around the corner from both the Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum in South Kensington. Close by is the Royal Albert Hall...

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Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Located in Kensington and Chelsea, London, England

Less than a mile away.

One of the world's finest collections of decorative arts and design. The Victoria & Albert Museum is split into four Collections departments: Asia; Furniture, textiles and Fashion; Sculpture, Metalwork, Ceramics & Glass...

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Serpentine Lake, London

Located in City of Westminster, London, England

Less than a mile away.

Lake in Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens. Created in the early part of the eighteenth century, the lake is given over to recreational use today. The Serpentine Bridge crosses the lake between Hyde Park and Kensington Gar...

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Brompton Oratory, London

Located in Kensington and Chelsea, London, England

Less than a mile away.

A Roman Catholic church built in the late nineteenth century. Next door to the Victoria and Albert Museum. (ps, an 'oratory' is essentially a chapel in the Roman Catholic Church)...

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Hyde Park, London

Located in City of Westminster, London, England

Less than a mile away.

Very popular park in central London, a short walk from Buckingham Palace. Famous for Speaker's Corner and Marble Arch. Hyde Park runs into Kensington Gardens to the west. The 1851 Great Exhibition was held here. There's...

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Portobello Road and Market

Located in Kensington and Chelsea, London, England

Approximately 1.2 miles away.

Famous London street and market in 'Notting Hill' within Kensington and Chelsea. Has appeared in numerous films and TV shows, most notably 'Notting Hill' (1999) and 'Bedknobs and Broomsticks' (1971). Main market takes pl...

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Harrods

Located in Kensington and Chelsea, London, England

Approximately 1.2 miles away.

One of the most famous department stores in the world. The United Kingdom's largest shop with about one million square feet of space. Founded by Charles Henry Harrod in the early nineteenth century in a different part of...

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Marble Arch, London

Located in City of Westminster, London, England

Approximately 1.6 miles away.

Originally built on The Mall as a gateway to the new Buckingham Palace. Moved to its existing site near Speakers' Corner in Hyde Park, at the western end of Oxford Street in 1851. Made from white Carrara marble, hence th...

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Park Lane, London

Located in City of Westminster, London, England

Approximately 1.6 miles away.

The eastern boundary of Hyde Park and western boundary of Mayfair...

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Trellick Tower

Located in Kensington and Chelsea, London, England

Approximately 1.6 miles away.

Very famous London landmark. Designed by Ernő Goldfinger. Brutalist architecture. Completed in 1972...

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Hyde Park Corner, London

Located in City of Westminster, London, England

Approximately 1.7 miles away.

Across the road from Wellington Arch, the south east corner of Hyde Park. Visit Apsley House, home to the Duke of Wellington and now managed by English Heritage...

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Royal Artillery Memorial, Hyde Park Corner

Located in City of Westminster, London, England

Approximately 1.7 miles away.

WW1 war memorial to the Royal Artillery or 'Gunners'. Commemorates the lives of 49,076 people. 'In Proud Remembrance Of The Forty Nine Thousand & Seventy Six Of All Ranks Of The Royal Regiment of Artillery Who Gave Their...

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