Lamb and Flag Pub

Lamb and Flag Pub

The Lamb and Flag is a Grade II listed public house at Rose Street, Covent Garden that dates back to 1623. It is one of the oldest pubs in London and the writer Charles Dickens frequented the pub in the 19th century.

Royal Festival Hall

Royal Festival Hall

The Royal Festival Hall is a 2,900-seat concert, dance and talks venue within Southbank Centre in London. It is situated on the South Bank of the River Thames, not far from Hungerford Bridge, in the London Borough of Lambeth. It is a Grade I listed building, the first post-war building to become so protected.

St Paul's Covent Garden

St Paul's Covent Garden

St Paul's Church is located in Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London. It was designed by Inigo Jones as part of a commission for the 4th Earl of Bedford in 1631 to create "houses and buildings fit for the habitations of Gentlemen and men of ability".

London Underground

London Underground

The London Underground was the world's first underground railway, opening in January 1863 between Paddington and Farringdon using gas-lit wooden carriages hauled by steam locomotives. It was hailed as a success, carrying 38,000 passengers on the opening day, and borrowing trains from other railways to supplement the service.

Victoria and Albert Museum

Victoria and Albert Museum

he Victoria and Albert Museum in London is the world's largest museum of applied and decorative arts and design, as well as sculpture, housing a permanent collection of over 2.27 million objects. It was founded in 1852 and named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

Royal Opera House

Royal Opera House

The Royal Opera House is an opera house and major performing arts venue in Covent Garden, central London. The large building is often referred to as simply "Covent Garden", after a previous use of the site of the opera house's original construction in 1732.

Royal National Theatre

Royal National Theatre

The Royal National Theatre in London, commonly known as the National Theatre, is one of the United Kingdom's three most prominent publicly funded performing arts venues, alongside the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal Opera House. Internationally, it is known as the National Theatre of Great Britain.

National Gallery

National Gallery

The National Gallery is an art museum in Trafalgar Square in the City of Westminster, in Central London. Founded in 1824, it houses a collection of over 2,300 paintings dating from the mid-13th century to 1900.

Maraconi House

Maraconi House

Marconi House was the headquarters of the Marconi Companies from the week of May 12,1912 to 1933. It was from studios on the seventh floor (in 1922 and 1923) that the first radio programmes from the London Broadcasting Station – 2LO, which one of the first radio station to broadcast in the UK and was eventually transferred to the BBC in 1923.

Red Telephone Boxes

Red Telephone Boxes

Despite a reduction in their numbers in recent years, the traditional British red telephone kiosk can still be seen in many places throughout the UK, including London. The colour red was chosen to make them easy to spot.

Kenwood House

Kenwood House

Kenwood House is a former stately home, in Hampstead, London, on the northern boundary of Hampstead Heath. The house was originally constructed in the 17th century and served as a residence for the Earls of Mansfield through the 18th and 19th centuries. It is now a popular tourist attraction and has featured in several films, including Notthing Hill and Mansfield Park.

Poppies Fish & Chips

Poppies Fish & Chips

Poppies fish and chips was established in the late 1950s by Londoner Pat 'pop' Newland. The shops, which are located in Camden, Soho, and Spidalfields, are filled with retro memorabilia from Pop’s childhood, the uniforms channel a 1950s vibe, and the music is tailored to each shop.

Millennium Bridge

Millennium Bridge

he Millennium Bridge, officially known as the London Millennium Footbridge, is a steel suspension bridge for pedestrians crossing the River Thames in London, linking Bankside with the City of London. St. Paul's Cathedral can be seen in the background.

Tate Modern

Tate Modern

ate Modern is a modern art gallery located in London. It is Britain's national gallery of international modern art and forms part of the Tate group. It is based in the former Bankside Power Station, in the Bankside area of the London Borough of Southwark.

Archway Tavern

Archway Tavern

The Archway Tavern was made famous when the London rock band The Kinks featured this pub on the front cover of the band's album Muswell Hillbilies, which was released in November 1971.

London Eye

London Eye

The London Eye, or the Millennium Wheel, is a cantilevered observation wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. It is Europe's tallest cantilevered observation wheel and is the most popular paid tourist attraction in the United Kingdom with over 3.75 million visitors annually and has made many appearances in popular culture.

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