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Kensington Gardens

The Magazine Storeyard | Magazine Gate, London W2 UH, England
+44 20 7298 2100
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Separated from Hyde Park by the Serpentine, a lake used by boaters and swimmers, this park is calmer and more peaceful than its neighbor, and features many attractions including a statue of Peter Pan, Albert Memorial and the Serpentine Art Gallery.
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  • Average4%
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The Magazine Storeyard | Magazine Gate, London W2 UH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to the Palace and then spent some time in the gardens. Although they were not in bloom at this time, I could visualize just how they might look in the spring. Saw the area where Harry and Meaghan came out to announce their engagement.

Thank JoiCole
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a winter day and cold, but we still loved strolling in the garden. Its peaceful and the people that we came across were friendly. Nice atmosphere!

Thank jennifersand
Reviewed 6 days ago

these gardens are indeed beautiful . Always busy with locals & tourists alike. Very tranquil & very well maintained. You can spend hours strolling though these wonderful gardens.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stay near Hyde Park Corner, on our twice-annual visits to London. I often will stroll Hyde Park to Kensington Gardens, while my wife is in meetings. On this trip, she had two days of “free time,” and with the good Autumn weather, we did...More

1  Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 6 days ago

Thought this was part of hyde park originally, but lovely. The italian gardens are lovely, the parks are beautifully kept, tidy and clean, lots of wildlife. Really nice to see.

Thank coolcatbailey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kensington Gardens isn’t like the larger parks in the city as it has lots of smaller areas, whether that’s the Italian garden or the orangery and the paths divide the lawns up a little more so you can feel more secluded. Great place for a...More

1  Thank alice p
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kensington Gardens are beautiful. I think the English have a unique way with their gardens. And these are absolutely lovely. It was great taking a walk and just enjoying our time in this beautiful place.

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best gardens visited. A visit in May is mostly reccomended. Don't miss the chance to visit these wonderful gardens of tranquility and elegance.

Thank NFratzeskos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just as you get into the park from Lancaster Tube station, you’ll see the Italian garden which is gorgeous! Walk towards Hyde Park’s direction and you’ll be at the big pond with lots of ducks, birds and swans! I’ve never seen so many swans in...More

Thank Jaycee K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a walk from High Street Kensington Underground tube station, up Palace Avenue (where there was a heavy police presence and no photos allowed), into the Gardens, past Kensington Palace and the Queen Victoria statue, to the Round Pond, to and through the South...More

Thank Travel-future-ahoy
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We had the LondonPass and it gave us free entrance to Kensington Palace including the Diana exhibit. We did not buy the tickets in advance, we just walked up to the door. Went on a Friday in early June. Diana exhibit was... More
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