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Regent's Park
Ranked #31 of 1,041 attractions in London
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks; Sports Complexes; Zoos
Owner description: Originally a royal hunting ground, this scenic park is a popular recreation area offering an artificial lake, tennis courts,... more » Owner description: Originally a royal hunting ground, this scenic park is a popular recreation area offering an artificial lake, tennis courts, cricket ground, children's playgrounds and the London Zoo, which lies on the north side of the park. « less
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Ranked #32 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #33 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers
Owner description: Get ready for a breathtaking new attraction, combining an exhilarating active outdoor challenge with a completely unique... more » Owner description: Get ready for a breathtaking new attraction, combining an exhilarating active outdoor challenge with a completely unique perspective on the Capital.Prepare yourself for an unforgettable 90 minute experience which will take you on an uplifting expedition across the roof of the world's most popular entertainment venue. Enjoy spectacular 360 degree views of London from our viewing platform in the centre of the roof, before finishing with a thrilling descent back to base to complete your adventure. « less
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Ranked #34 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #35 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Specialty Museums

The Huntarian Museum is a quirky little museum and may not be for everybody.  If innards preserved in jars make you sick, stay away.  however, if you are at all interested in... more »

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Ranked #36 of 1,041 attractions in London
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: One of London's most famous landmarks, the historic Tower houses the Crown Jewels, the prison cell of Sir Walter Raleigh,... more » Owner description: One of London's most famous landmarks, the historic Tower houses the Crown Jewels, the prison cell of Sir Walter Raleigh, known as the Bloody Tower, and the Chapel of St. John and the Royal Armories. « less
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Ranked #37 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Ranked #38 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Ranked #39 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Parks
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Ranked #40 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: The unusual and unique home of Sir John Soane, eccentric architect of the Bank of England, presents a chimera of colors,... more » Owner description: The unusual and unique home of Sir John Soane, eccentric architect of the Bank of England, presents a chimera of colors, unusual perspectives and decorative ornaments drawn from many centuries. « less
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Ranked #41 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Historic Sites; Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: Westminster Abbey was initially built by Henry III in 1245 and it is one of the most important Gothic buildings of England.... more » Owner description: Westminster Abbey was initially built by Henry III in 1245 and it is one of the most important Gothic buildings of England. At first home of Benedictine monks, the coronation church since 1066 and the final resting place of 17 monarchs. It contains a treasury full of paintings, stained glass, pavements, textiles, various other artifacts and books plus the most significant collection of monumental sculptures of the UK. « less
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Ranked #42 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: Just around the corner from the world-famous Portobello Road Market stands a unique, Aladdin's cave of retro design and... more » Owner description: Just around the corner from the world-famous Portobello Road Market stands a unique, Aladdin's cave of retro design and memories - the only museum of its kind in the whole world.Imagine walking through a corridor full from floor to ceiling with the treats that the British have filled their shopping baskets with for the last 150 years. Every corner you turn in the Time Tunnel leads you into a different decade.You'll see Rimmel cosmetics from the 1890s, First World War Oxo cubes, Mars Bars, Rolos and KitKats from the 1930s, a 1970s Chopper bike and around 12, 000 other items that will open your eyes to the way we shopped.Discover what has made shoppers tick for the last 200 years and surround yourself in the classic designs, vintage adverts and retro stylings that fill our museum.You can even hire the museum and its conference room for your meetings and parties!So whether you visit to awaken childhood memories or to inspire your own designs, we welcome you to the Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising. « less
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Ranked #43 of 1,041 attractions in London
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Ranked #44 of 1,041 attractions in London
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks
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Ranked #45 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Churches/ Cathedrals
Owner description: Rebuilt by Christopher Wren after the great Fire of 1666, St. Paul's has been the site of many historic state occasions,... more » Owner description: Rebuilt by Christopher Wren after the great Fire of 1666, St. Paul's has been the site of many historic state occasions, including Winston Churchill's funeral and the marriage of the Prince and Princess of Wales. « less
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Ranked #46 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Parks; Neighborhoods
Owner description: Situated west of Kensington Gardens, this city park is particularly attractive in the spring when tulips are in full bloom,... more » Owner description: Situated west of Kensington Gardens, this city park is particularly attractive in the spring when tulips are in full bloom, and in summer when performances are staged at the open-air theater. « less
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Ranked #47 of 1,041 attractions in London
Owner description: With the longest indoor track in the UK, Capital Karts is a thrilling new addition to the London karting scene! Race our... more » Owner description: With the longest indoor track in the UK, Capital Karts is a thrilling new addition to the London karting scene! Race our brand new karts at speeds of up to 45mph on a perfect blend of fast straights, flowing corners and tight hairpins which ensures lap times of well over a minute around our giant 1050m circuit. Come here with your friends, work colleagues or as part of a stag party or birthday group. Ideally located with easy access from both the heart of the city and the M25, Capital Karts is an essential new edition to the London entertainment scene. « less
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Ranked #48 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Performances
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Ranked #49 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Performances
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Ranked #50 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Movie Theaters
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Ranked #51 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings; Educational Sites; Churches/ Cathedrals
Owner description: The Old Royal Naval College (ORNC) is Sir Christopher Wren's twin-domed riverside masterpiece and one of London's most... more » Owner description: The Old Royal Naval College (ORNC) is Sir Christopher Wren's twin-domed riverside masterpiece and one of London's most popular attractions. The iconic buildings stand on the site of Greenwich Palace, Henry VIII's favourite royal residence, and were originally designed as a refuge for old and injured sailors. The buildings and grounds are open daily and include the Painted Hall, Chapel and Discover Greenwich Visitor Centre. Admission is free. « less
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Ranked #52 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Theaters; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites
Owner description: Founded by the pioneering American actor and director Sam Wanamaker, Shakespeare's Globe is a unique international resource... more » Owner description: Founded by the pioneering American actor and director Sam Wanamaker, Shakespeare's Globe is a unique international resource dedicated to the exploration of Shakespeare's work and the playhouse for which he wrote, through the connected means of performance and education.Together, the Globe Theatre Company, Shakespeare's Globe Exhibition and Globe Education seek to further the experience and international understanding of Shakespeare in performance. « less
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Ranked #53 of 1,041 attractions in London
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Ranked #54 of 1,041 attractions in London
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks
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Ranked #55 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Neighborhoods
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Ranked #56 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Art Museums
This world-famous museum houses portraits of noted Britons from the Tudors to the present day.
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Ranked #57 of 1,041 attractions in London
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Ranked #58 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Theaters; Parks
Live performances are presented in Regent's Park.
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Ranked #59 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Libraries; History Museums
Owner description: Please note: The Treasures Gallery is closed for refurbishment from 14 Feb to 7 Mar 2014 Open to all visitors, this superb... more » Owner description: Please note: The Treasures Gallery is closed for refurbishment from 14 Feb to 7 Mar 2014 Open to all visitors, this superb building by Sir Colin St John Wilson offers events, temporary exhibitions and a Treasures Gallery that displays over 200 items, including Magna Carta, a Gutenberg Bible and lyrics by the Beatles. « less
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Ranked #60 of 1,041 attractions in London
Category: Neighborhoods; Historic Walking Areas; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas

Experiencing the South Bank is a must-do in any London itinerary. Travel... will be visiting the cultural heart of London, an eclectic and creative area that is home to iconic... more »

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