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London, United Kingdom

+44 (0)207 916 8360 / 07956 256 858

http://www.londonfetishfair.co.uk London Fetish Fair is a wickedly fun day of alternative and sexy shopping for the over 18's only. It's very focussed on handmade, designer and items that have an incredible level of creative merit. There's no dress code in the daytime. But it's a very accepting environment, dedicated to helping people find new things to wear, new kinky things to try whether they are beginners or advanced, there is no difference to us between gay, straight, tv/ bi whatever you are, we are very supportive of that! It's a safe non-judgmental environment for over 18's only. Come to the daytime event and then stay on for our cabaret burlesque and dungeon after party. Visit the free workshops and take part on the free raffle every month. Shop, have some drinks, push the boat out and speak to someone new, people always say hello back at the fetish fair. And be amazed at how totally friendly and sociable a place can be in London. You are going to be pleasantly surprised by how much fun the event actually is! It's like a little village for creatives, designers, kinksters and people who want to have a social life in London as well as find the very best bargains from the fetish scene. Like to shop, like to party? Want to do it somewhere unusually well loved, comfortable and with a great few bars, free quiet on street parking and a big group of nice fetish people,(you can dress up or not- it's no problem. We have a fetish or all black minimum dress code after 6) workshops and a raffle? What about a free after party in the evening? with a kinky cabaret? want to watch live bondage demos and shop for amazing handmade clothing and latex fashions? 2nd sunday of every month Come to London Fetish Fair. The World's Longest running fetish fair. In fact we invented the term fetish fair! So come and see a real one!

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Revolution Clapham High Street
Distance: 1.3 mi Tourist Information
95-97 Clapham High Street
London, SW4 7TB

02077206642

Revolution Clapham is located on one of the busiest high streets in South London. Located right by Clapham Common and with great bus and tube links (less than 5 minutes walk from both Clapham Common and Clapham North stations) this makes it one of the busiest and loved bars. With lots to offer such as a great new food menu, amazing cocktails and ever-growing premium bottled beers and cider range, we have everything to offer you and more. We can cater to all your party needs with a great range of party options and a great team to help you every step of the way. Children are more than welcome every day of the week up until 6pm with a childrens menu also available. **T&C's** Friday nights are over 18s whilst Saturday nights are strictly 21 and over only. We run a 'NO ID, NO ENTRY' policy. Door charges operate from 10pm on both Friday and Saturdays. Dress code is smart, we want you to dress to impress! Strictly no sportswear, including sports trainers, Prada or Gucci trainers, caps or sunglasses.

Brixton East 1871
Distance: 1.6 mi Tourist Information
100 Barrington Road
London, SW9 7JH

02077374210

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Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Brixton East -100 Barington Rd-Lambeth
London, SW9 7JF

0203 754 5899

Brixton East 1871, in the heart of Brixton is a fine example of a nineteenth century furniture warehouse. Arranged over two floors, the characterful building extends to over 4500 SQ FT. This brick faced building fronts onto two streets, Barrington Road and Gresham Road. Both facades contain large glazed windows, facing east and west. The large open space is only broken by metal columns supporting chunky square wooden beams and boarded ceiling above. If you wish to hire our venue, please use the contact section and we will get back to you. We are located 10 minutes from Brixton tube and 5 minutes from Brixton Village.

Impact Hub Brixton
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
Pop Brixton, 49 Brixton Station Road
London, SW9 8PQ

020 7926 3032

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Queens Head, Brixton
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
144 Stockwell Road
London, SW9

02077373519

DistinctiveEvents.biz
Distance: 1.0 mi Tourist Information
Savoy Mews
London, SW9 9AS

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LOST Theatre
Distance: 0.5 mi Tourist Information
208 Wandsworth Road
London, SW8 2JU

0207 622 9208

The LOST Theatre Company was founded in Fulham in 1979, initially performing in local school halls, where it produced many successful productions. Most notable in our early work was Ralph Fiennes’ first appearance with us in Romeo and Juliet. The company grew in popularity and was forced to find a permanent home in order to accommodate its burgeoning theatrical ambitions. In 1982 it moved to 450 Fulham Road which it converted into a marvellous theatre space seating around 100 people and showcasing over 200 productions in 17 years. In December 1999 the Company left the building, due to the redevelopment of the area, to become a London based production company. This freedom allowed us to expand both on the British and International fringe. Annual visits to the Edinburgh festival, two tours of Southern Spain as well as being the only English representative at the St Petersburg Rainbow Theatre Festival were some of the highlights of the next 7 years. In the Spring of 2010 we proudly opened the doors to our new purpose built 181 seat venue. LOST’s aim is still the same as the day it was founded – to be a stepping stone for young talent. Every year we produce new writing Festivals, productions of new plays, rehearsed readings, co-productions with emerging young companies as well as playing host to many local youth groups.

The Cavendish Arms
Distance: 0.4 mi Tourist Information
128 Hartington Road
London, SW8 2

20-76270698

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Distance: 0.7 mi Tourist Information
Brixton Road
London, sw9

Wheatsheaf Hall Community Centre
Distance: 0.1 mi Tourist Information
Wheatsheaf Lane
London, SW8 2UP

07506 805095

Battersea Power Station
Distance: 0.7 mi Tourist Information
Battersea Power Station 188 Kirtling Street London SW8 5BP.
London, SW8 5

20-76275821

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Distance: 0.2 mi Tourist Information
Parry Street, Vauxhall
London,

Westminster Boating Base Riverside Venue
Distance: 0.4 mi Tourist Information
136 Grosvenor Road
London, SW1V 3

020 7821 7389

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The Yard
Distance: 0.4 mi Tourist Information
4 Durham Street
London, SE11 5JA

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Distance: 0.8 mi Tourist Information
St Gabriel's Halls, Churchill Gardens, Pimlico
London, SW1V 3AA

020 7828 0185

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Distance: 0.5 mi Tourist Information
one drummond gate
London, SW1V 2Q

020 7989 0390

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Distance: 0.7 mi Tourist Information
29th Floor, Millbank Tower 21 - 24 Millbank London
London, SW1P 4QP

0845 500 2929 or from outside the UK +44 207 592 7900

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Lobster London
Distance: 0.7 mi Tourist Information
Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank
London, SW1P 4

+44 (0) 207 592 7618

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The London Sky Bar
Distance: 0.7 mi Tourist Information
21 - 24 Millbank 29th Floor
London, SW1P 4

0845 500 2929

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Royal Horticultural Halls
Distance: 0.9 mi Tourist Information
Elverton Street
London, SW1P 2QW

020 7821 3650

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Distance: 0.9 mi Tourist Information
80 Vincent Square
London, SW1P 2PE

St John’s Smith Square
Distance: 1.0 mi Tourist Information
Smith Square
London, SW1P 3HA

Box Office: 020 7222 1061

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Windout Barn
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
Windout Farm, Tedburn St Mary
Exeter, EX6 6DR

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TOP CLUB
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
Terminus Place, Victoria, London, SW1V 1JR
London, SW1V 1JR

07583599999

Pacha London
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
Terminus place Victoria
London, SW1E 5NE

0207 485 4628

Konnect the capital''s latest unrivalled, multi-facetted clubbing experience in central London and is set to become the aspirational platform for London clubbers. Party until sun rise and enjoy the expertly tuned Martin Audio sound system throughout two unique rooms, in this tailor-made clubbing experience. Konnect is the place where disco, tech house and deep house from world-renowned and upcoming DJs flows long into the night.

Victoria Palace Theatre
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
126 Victoria St
London, SW1E 5

0207 834 1317

St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
54 Buckingham Gate
London, SW1E 6AF

+442078346655

In a country that values understatement, St. James' Court is an English classic typifying the concealed charm of one of Britain's finest hotels. The custom of St. James’ Court, A Taj Hotel is the distinctive choice for more than service with a smile. With a distinguished pedigree shaped over more than a century, this discreet Victorian masterpiece with its famous Shakespearean Courtyard is perfectly placed between Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament in a historic enclave marking the centre of power. Crisp and elegant, with an easy charm that’s reserved, yet attentive, we strive to make each visit more pleasurable and memorable. Exceeding the expectations of today’s discerning traveller, St. James' Court is a slice of the past served up on a contemporary platter.

The Horse & Stables
Distance: 1.3 mi Tourist Information
124 Westminster Bridge Road
London, SE1 7RW

02079286277

> An extensive selection of Beers: Belgian Specialties, Rare Brands, 4 Rotating Cask Ales on Tap > Over 20 Excellent Brands of Whiskey! >Large Function Room, with Private Bar available to hire for your next party > Big Screens and Projectors to watch your favourite Sport Events live > Lunch and evening menus feature excellent Traditional English Grub and International Favourites > Sunday Roast > Dog Friendly Pub > Award-winning Budget Accommodation Upstairs

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Battersea Power Station
Distance: 0.6 mi Tourist Information
188 Kirtling Street
London, United Kingdom SW8 5BN

+44 20 7501 0688

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The Oval
Distance: 0.5 mi Tourist Information
Kennington
Kennington, United Kingdom SE11 5SS

0844 375 1845

The Oval, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the Kia Oval, is an international cricket ground in Kennington, in the London Borough of Lambeth, South London. The Oval has been the home ground of Surrey County Cricket Club since it was opened in 1845. It was the first ground in England to host international Test cricket in September 1880. The final Test match of the English season is traditionally played there.In addition to cricket, The Oval has hosted a number of other historically significant sporting events. In 1870, it staged England's first international football match, versus Scotland. It hosted the first FA Cup final in 1872, as well as those between 1874 and 1892. In 1876, it held both the England v Wales and England v Scotland rugby international matches, and in 1877, rugby's first Varsity match.

Churchill Gardens
Distance: 0.7 mi Tourist Information
Johnson's Place
London, United Kingdom SW1V 3

Churchill Gardens is a large housing estate in the Pimlico area of Westminster, London. The estate was developed between 1946 and 1962 to a design by the architects Powell and Moya, replacing Victorian terraced houses extensively damaged during the Blitz.Comprising 1,600 homes in 32 blocks, the estate is notable as the only housing project completed under the ambitious Abercrombie Plan to redevelop the capital on more "efficient" lines. Tall slabs of between nine and eleven storeys are enclosed by seven storey blocks and interspersed with maisonettes and terraces. A pioneering example of mixed development, it acted as a model for many subsequent public housing projects, although few matched its size and even fewer achieved its architectural distinction or social diversity. Many of the estate's tall buildings are accessible using lifts leading directly onto the street, with a local lift serving all floors & an express lift serving only floors that are multiples of 3.The estate is also notable for its early and rare example of district heating in the UK, the Pimlico District Heating Undertaking. A glass-faced accumulator tower was built to collect the CHP by-product heat in hot water from the now-disused Battersea Power Station on the opposite side of the Thames, providing heat and hot water throughout the estate. The system was upgraded in 2006 to allow it to supply an additional 1400 homes.

Vauxhall City Farm
Distance: 0.5 mi Tourist Information
165 Tyers Street
London, United Kingdom SE11 5HS

020 7582 4204

Vauxhall City Farm is a little piece of the countryside right in the heart of London with all the sights, smells, sounds and experiences of rural life. Our collection of friendly animals includes rare breed sheep and cows, inquisitive goats, woolly alpacas and spotty pigs, not to mention our cuddly ferrets and guinea pigs.

SIS Building
Distance: 0.4 mi Tourist Information
85 Albert Embankment
London, United Kingdom SE1 7

07068664950

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St Saviour's, Pimlico
Distance: 0.6 mi Tourist Information
St Saviour's, St George's Square, Pimlico
London, United Kingdom SW1V 2

020 7834 9520

St Saviour's is an Anglo-Catholic Church of England church in Pimlico, Westminster, London, England, located at the north end of St George's Square. It was constructed in the 1860s as part of Thomas Cubitt's development of the area on behalf of the Marquess of Westminster. The church was designed by Thomas Cundy, who had previously built St Gabriel's Pimlico a short distance away. As with St Gabriel's, St Saviour's was designed in the Gothic style and built in ragstone to emphasise the contrast with the classical stucco of its secular neighbours. The church is Grade II* listed.BuildingThe foundation stone was laid on 16 June 1863 and the church was consecrated on 16 July 1864. At 170 feet (51.8m) high, the spire was at the time one of the tallest in London. At that time, the church interior looked rather bare. There were two long galleries extending from the chancel to the west end and there was no screen or pulpit, just a small brass lectern.In 1871, the present organ by Hill & Son was installed. In 1882, there was a major restoration called by a former churchwarden "the beautifying of the church": the galleries were removed, the arcade work was added to the sanctuary and the East window filled with stained glass designed by the vicar’s son (Romaine Walker) and made by Clayton Bell, representing Christ in Majesty. This work was made possible by the generosity of the parishioners (the sum of £1,500 being collected) and the supervision of the work by Romaine Walker himself. Further stained glass windows were completed after 1882 and pictures added.

Old U.S. Navy Barracks
Distance: 1.0 mi Tourist Information
54 Reedworth Street
London, United Kingdom SE11 4PQ

Embassy of Albania, London
Distance: 0.9 mi Tourist Information
33 St George's Drive
London, United Kingdom SW1V 4DG

020 7828 8897

The Embassy of Albania in London is the diplomatic mission of Albania in the United Kingdom.A protest was held outside the embassy in 2013 following the proposal to destroy the chemical weapons of Syria in Albania.

City of Westminster Magistrates' Court
Distance: 0.9 mi Tourist Information
70 Horseferry Rd
London, United Kingdom SW1P 2AX

020 7805 1106

The City of Westminster Magistrates' Court was a magistrates' court located at 70 Horseferry Road, in the City of Westminster, London. It was originally called Horseferry Road Magistrates' Court, after the road in which it was sited. However, it was renamed in July 2006 following the closure of Bow Street Magistrates' Court. It served as the court where the Chief Magistrate of England and Wales sat, and all extradition and terrorism-related cases passed through the court. The court closed permanently on 22 September 2011, and was replaced on 27 September 2011 with Westminster Magistrates' Court, built on the site of Marylebone Magistrates' Court at 181 Marylebone Road.The court pictured has since been demolished, and replaced with a development of flats.HistoryThe court building, designed by C. A. Legerton and opened in 1974, was functional and "of minimal personality and minimal expression of function and purpose", according to Pevsner. It was opened as one of a series of three larger court houses, with the others at Camberwell Green and Highbury Corner. It had four courtrooms as opened and a further two were later added. The central location and proximity to New Scotland Yard caused the court to be involved in a number of high-profile cases.

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Westminster
Distance: 1.1 mi Tourist Information
Ambrosden Avenue, Westminster, London SW1P 1QJ, England, Great Britain
London, United Kingdom SW1P 1

020 7798 9033

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Westminster is an archdiocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in England, historically however it has always been styled the Diocese of Westminster. The archdiocese consists of all of London north of the River Thames and west of the River Lea, together with the borough of Spelthorne and the county of Hertfordshire, which lies immediately to London's north.The diocese is led by the Archbishop of Westminster, who serves as pastor of the mother church, Westminster Cathedral, as well as the metropolitan bishop of the Metropolitan Province of Westminster. Since the re-establishment of the English Catholic dioceses in 1850 each Archbishop of Westminster, including the incumbent, Archbishop Vincent Gerard Nichols, has been created a cardinal by the Pope in consistory, often as the only cardinal in England. It is also customary for the Archbishop of Westminster to be elected President of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales providing a degree of a formal direction for the other English bishops and archbishops. However he is not formally a primate, though has special privileges conferred by the Papal Bull Si qua es. The diocese is one of the smallest dioceses in England and Wales in geographical area, but the largest in terms of Catholic population and priests. It is legally established as a diocese, though canonically an archdiocese.

Victoria Tower Gardens
Distance: 1.0 mi Tourist Information
City of Westminster, Millbank
London, United Kingdom SW1P 3

02076415264

Victoria Tower Gardens is a public park along the north bank of the River Thames in London. As its name suggests, it is adjacent to the Victoria Tower, the south-western corner of the Palace of Westminster. The park, which extends southwards from the Palace to Lambeth Bridge, sandwiched between Millbank and the river, also forms part of the Thames Embankment.FeaturesThe park features: A cast of the sculpture The Burghers of Calais by Auguste Rodin, purchased by the British government in 1911 and positioned in the gardens in 1915.A 1930 statue of the suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst by Arthur George WalkerThe Buxton Memorial Fountain – originally constructed in Parliament Square, this was removed in 1940 and placed in its present position in 1957. It was commissioned by Charles Buxton MP to commemorate the abolition of slavery in 1834, dedicated to his father Thomas Fowell Buxton, and designed by Gothic architect Samuel Sanders Teulon (1812–1873) in 1865. A stone wall with two modern-style goats with kids – situated at the southern end of the Gardens. From 4 to 11 August 2014 the light installation "Spectra" by Japanese artist Ryoji Ikeda was situated in the gardens to commemorate the centenary of the start of the First World War.

Embassy of Slovenia, London
Distance: 1.0 mi Tourist Information
17 Dartmouth Street
London, United Kingdom

+ 44 207 2225700

The Embassy of Slovenia in London is the diplomatic mission of Slovenia in the United Kingdom. It was opened in 1992, one year after Slovenia declared independence from Yugoslavia.

Portland House
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
Bressenden Pl
London, United Kingdom SW1E 5DS

Portland House is a skyscraper in Westminster, London. It is 101m tall with 29 floors and was completed in 1963.The building has two banks of lifts — the first serving the first up to the fifteenth floor, and the second the fifteenth floor upwards.Firms that currently use Portland House for office space include American Express, Crossrail, Caxton FX, HomeAway UK, Owners Direct, Increase the Wedge, NetBooster, Somo Global, TradeDoubler, uSwitch, Upmystreet.com, Reef Television, Rentokil Initial, AkzoNobel and Regus. Regus provides serviced offices to a number of companies. The building once contained the head offices of British United Airways.The building is a five-minute walk from London Victoria station (mainline and tube) and a ten-minute walk from Victoria Coach Station. Difficult to find entrance but off Victoria Street, Cathedral Walk goes to main entrance. The surrounding area has been redeveloped between 2003 and 2005 with a new shopping and refreshments area called Cardinal Place. The building also has a gym in the basement.

House of Lords
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
Parliament Sq
London, United Kingdom SW1A 0AA

020 7219 3000

สภาขุนนาง เป็น สภาสูงในรัฐสภาแห่งอังกฤษ ประกอบด้วยสมาชิกสภาขุนนาง ซึ่งในภาษาอังกฤษเดิมเรียกว่า "Peer" และปัจจุบันว่า "Lord" ทั้งหมดกว่าเจ็ดร้อยคน ทุกคนมาจากการแต่งตั้ง เข้าคู่กับ สภาสามัญชนซึ่งเป็นสภาล่าง สมาชิกสภาสามัญชนทั้งหมดมาจากการเลือกตั้งสภาขุนนางจะแยกเป็นอิสระจากสภาสามัญชน โดยมีอำนาจถ่วงดุลและตรวจสอบการทำงานของรัฐสภา โดยเฉพาะการพิจารณาเพื่อผ่านร่างกฎหมาย โดยสภาขุนนางมีอำนาจที่จะระงับการบังคับใช้กฎหมายได้ในระยะเวลาหนึ่ง เพื่อให้รัฐบาล สภาสามัญชน และประชาชนร่วมกันพิจารณาถึงความจำเป็นของร่างกฎหมายนั้นๆอย่างรอบคอบ สภาขุนนางยังมีหน้าที่พิทักษ์รัฐธรรมนูญ และป้องกันมิให้มีกฎหมายใดขัดต่อรัฐธรรมนูญ และสิทธิมนุษยชน ซึ่งในประเทศอื่นๆ จะมีศาลรัฐธรรมนูญ ทำหน้าที่แทนสภาชิกสภาขุนนางแบ่งเป็นสี่ประเภท คือ ขุนนางตลอดชีพ - มาจากการแต่งตั้งโดยนายกรัฐมนตรี และจะดำรงตำแหน่งไปตลอดชีวิต ปัจจุบัน สมาชิกประเภทนี้มีจำนวนมากที่สุด ขุนนางสืบตระกูล - มาจากการสืบทอดตำแหน่งทางสายโลหิต เดิมสภาขุนนางมีแต่สมาชิกประเภทนี้เท่านั้น ในสมัยหลัง ๆ สมาชิกประเภทนี้ลดจำนวนลง โดย "พระราชบัญญัติรัฐสภา ค.ศ. 1999" กำหนดให้มีเพียงเก้าสิบสองคนเท่านั้น ในการนี้ ให้เก้าสิบคนมาจากการสรรหาโดยสมาชิกสืบตระกูลที่ดำรงตำแหน่งอยู่ก่อนแล้ว อีกสองคน คือ "สมุหพระราชวัง" และ "สมุหพระราชมนเทียร" ขุนนางฝ่ายศาสนา - มาจากตัวแทนของศาสนา เช่น บิชอปและอาร์ชบิชอปต่าง ๆ

St Ermin's Hotel
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
2 Caxton Street,
London, United Kingdom SW1H 0

(20) 7222 6914

St. Ermin's Hotel is a four-star central London hotel adjacent to St James's Park underground station, close to Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament. The Grade II-listed late Victorian building, built as one of the early mansion blocks in the city is thought to be named after an ancient monastery reputed to have occupied the site pre-10th century. Converted to a hotel in 1896–99, it became during the 1930s, through the Second World War and beyond, a meeting place of the British intelligence services, notably the birthplace of the Special Operations Executive (SOE), and where notorious Cambridge Five double agents Philby and MacLean met their Russian handlers.BackgroundThe St Ermin's Hotel in St James's Park, London was originally a horse-shoe shaped mansion block built in 1887–89 to the designs of E. T. Hall (1851–1923). Mansion blocks (high-status, serviced apartments) were first seen in Victoria Street, London in the 1850s and remain a feature of the area today. St Ermin's Mansions was typical in both plan and elevation; Hall employed the fashionable red-brick Queen Anne style for the exterior and grouped the apartments around a courtyard which functioned both as a carriageway and garden for the residents. Four entrances led off the courtyard into the apartments (the two entrances in the side wings still exist in their original form to this day). By 1894 the building appears to have been extended along Broadway as far as St Ermin's Hill.

55 Broadway
Distance: 1.2 mi Tourist Information
55 Broadway
London, United Kingdom SW1H 0BD

0843 222 1234

55 Broadway is a Grade I listed building overlooking St. James's Park in London. It was designed by Charles Holden and built between 1927 and 1929; in 1931 the building earned him the RIBA London Architecture Medal.It was constructed as a new headquarters for the Underground Electric Railways Company of London (UERL), the main forerunner of London Underground. Upon completion, it was the tallest office block in the city.London Underground was due to vacate the building in 2015 for new headquarters, and 55 Broadway will be converted for residential use.DescriptionFaced with Portland stone and covering a site with an irregular footprint, the upper office floors of the building are on a cruciform plan, stepping back towards the central clock tower at the top. The cruciform design afforded the optimum level of natural light to the offices. The ground floor now contains a shopping arcade and many art deco details. Previously the ground floor was also given over to London Transport offices, including a travel information centre, cash office and a library. The whole building straddles St. James's Park tube station, the east and west wings being immediately above the railway tunnel. When finished it was the tallest steel-framed office building in London, until another Holden building, the University of London's Senate House (based on similar designs and materials), took the accolade.

Buckingham Palace
Distance: 1.5 mi Tourist Information
The Mall
London, United Kingdom SW1A 1AA

Buckingham Palace est la résidence officielle de la monarchie britannique à Londres. Le palais est à la fois le lieu où se produisent les événements en relation avec la famille royale, le point de chute de beaucoup de chefs d’État en visite, et une attraction touristique importante. C’est le point de convergence du peuple britannique lors des moments de joie, de crise et de peine. « Buckingham Palace », ou tout simplement « le Palais », désigne la source des déclarations de presse émanant des bureaux royaux. Buckingham Palace a été construit par John Sheffield à l'origine du duc de Buckingham en 1703, c'est le lieu de résidence de la monarchie britannique. Buckingham Palace a été reconstruit au cours des siècles par John Nash pour George IV.Au Moyen Âge, le site du palais de Buckingham formait une partie du manoir d’Ebury. Il y eut plusieurs occupants royaux depuis Édouard le Confesseur, et a été l’objet de nombreuses spéculations à propos de son propriétaire : une faille dans le bail de Charles d’Angleterre permit au terrain de revenir dans le giron royal au. Les précurseurs de Buckingham Palace sont Blake House, Goring House et Arlington House.D’abord connu sous le nom de Buckingham House, le bâtiment formant le cœur du palais d’aujourd’hui était auparavant un grand hôtel particulier construit en 1703 par le duc de Buckingham John Sheffield et acquis par le roi George III en 1762 pour en faire sa résidence privée. Il a été agrandi au cours des 75 années suivantes, principalement par les architectes John Nash et Edward Blore, qui ajoutèrent trois ailes autour d’une cour carrée. Buckingham Palace devint finalement la résidence officielle de la monarchie britannique lors de l’accession au trône de la reine Victoria en 1837. Les derniers ajouts structurels d’importance datent de la fin du et du début du : l’imposante aile est qui fait face au Mall a été ajoutée, et l’ancienne entrée officielle, Marble Arch, a été déplacée près du Speaker’s Corner à Hyde Park, où elle se trouve toujours. La façade côté est a été refaite en 1913 avec des blocs de calcaire de Portland, en arrière plan du Victoria Memorial, créant la « façade publique » de Buckingham, avec le fameux balcon en son centre.

County Hall, London
Distance: 1.4 mi Tourist Information
Riverside Building
London, United Kingdom SE1 7

+44 20 7981 2550

County Hall is a building in London that was the headquarters of London County Council and later the Greater London Council . The building is on the South Bank of the River Thames, with Westminster Bridge being next to it, heading south. It faces west toward the City of Westminster and is close to the Palace of Westminster. The nearest London Underground stations are and.Today, County Hall is the site of businesses and attractions, including the London Sea Life Aquarium, London Dungeon and a Namco Station amusement arcade. The London Eye is next to County Hall, and its visitor centre is inside the building. There is also a suite of exhibition rooms which was home to the Saatchi Gallery from 2003 to 2006. Other parts of the building house two hotels, several restaurants, and some flats. Various spaces are available for hire for functions, including the council chamber at the heart of the building. Until January 2010 the Dali Universe was also in the building but this has now closed and will be reopening in another venue soon.