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Grosvenor Square

in the center of Mayfair, London, England
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Ranked #719 of 1,108 Attractions in London
Type: Parks, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I happened to walk past in summer and was lucky to catch a summer programme in the square. It's a very large square with nice green spaces to chill out over lunch etc. Even for a tourist, it's a refreshing change form all the shopping along the (nearby) bustling Oxford Street. Have a relaxing drink here while you wait for... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

What makes Grosvenor Square different to all the other small areas of green dotted around London, is that it’s home to the US Embassy and the Canadian Embassy. Look for Dwight Eisenhower in his place of honour. Other than that, it’s a nice slice of peace and quiet, relatively so, in a busy area of London, somewhere convenient to take... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

This small quiet and modest square close to Oxford Street is where Londoners in the past who were anyone would reside. Nowadays it houses the American Embassy plus a few other heads of states offices. Worthwhile to walk through to get a sense of history

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

The 911 memorial was good was walking through hyde park trying to find it but found it in the end liked the way it was bulit with the peoples names on it and the flowers

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stumbled across a summer festival today. It is completely free with live music , free giant games for the kids and young at heart. It's a great way to chill out from the hussel and bussel of the city life. My only negative is we only found it on our last day.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2011

Located just a few blocks to the east of Hyde Park and within comfortable walking distance from the busy shopping strips of Oxford Street and Bond Street, Grosvenor Square was a nice little park to relax for a while. There is an North American influence on the square, with the current US and Canadian Embassies sitting opposite each other on... More

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