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This square is a nice one and it is just next to the British Museum. I really liked this place and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Budapest, Hungary
Nice Park

A good small park opposite Sicilian avenue, near British Museum. Statue of Charles James Fox, made... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This square is a nice one and it is just next to the British Museum. I really liked this place and it always looked so peaceful.

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Bloomsbury Square is a quiet area of London's Bloomsbury surrounding the small grassy area of Bloomsbury Square Garden. It is a quiet place of a winter mid afternoon with a few benches to sit on. There is little of significance in the square other than...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Malarchy
Reviewed November 20, 2018

I was walking from Euston Station towards High Holborn & Seven Dials and decided to stop and have a few minutes 'tranquillity'. One of London's smaller squares, undergoing a degree of refurbishment - on a grey morning in November - not a place to linger...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AthosTA
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Bloomsbury Square is a garden square in Bloomsbury built in the early 17th century. The garden itself is open to the public and there's also a nicely maintained play area for children. Generally, the square is well maintained with plenty of benches to sit in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank macedonboy
Reviewed October 18, 2018

A good small park opposite Sicilian avenue, near British Museum. Statue of Charles James Fox, made of Bronze, is placed in the park at the great Russel street side. There are many benches to sit on and relax. Normally the crowd from nearby offices come...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ranjanapathak
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Bloomsbury Square, originally called Southampton Square is one of London's oldest squares. It's located in Holborn so the underground station is close by. Also nearby is the British Museum, so it's one of the few quiet spaces you'll find. There's also a really nice bronze...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Passed through Bloomsbury on route to Tower Hamlets. What a lovely little parkland in the city. A good place to stop off, People watch and catch the sun. Nice place.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank northants90
Reviewed March 15, 2018

Myself and my partner were in London for a couple of days in July 2017 and were staying near here so popped over for a stroll around and cut through here a few times and also sat down for a while. A nice spot in...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank David0ff82
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

I got to see the square from a new aspect today. I was at Bloomsbury House and had the opportunity to watch the going on in the square during a break. It was then nice to walk through all three squares on my way back...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed March 8, 2018

It is a nice garden close to the British Museum. It is nice resting place before or after a long walk.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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May 20, 2017|
Response from shebelongs | Reviewed this property |
The Bloomsbury Square is an open space. You will not need a ticket