Hyde Park
Design museum
Natural History Museum
Holland Park
Kensington Palace

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

Hyde Park and Holland Park

Hyde park is the largest of the four Royal Parks. It not only contains Kensington Palace, but it also contains many different gardens, monuments and two separate lakes. Whether you want to go and visit the memorials, rent a pedalo or simply stroll through and enjoy the scenery, Hyde Park has it all. It also plays host to some of the biggest events in London.

Holland Park is much smaller but arguably this is what gives it it’s charm. With many quaint features including the Kyoto Garden Waterfall and it’s resident Peacocks, it is the perfect place to go and relax.

Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace is a Royal Residence set in Hyde Park. It is currently the official residence of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Eugenie and hr husband, The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester and The Duke and Duchess of Kent. Its not only known for its impressive grandeur and beautiful gardens, but also for its ornate State rooms that are open to the public. The Palace also houses many paintings and other objects from the Royal Collection.

Design Museum

The Design Museum offers inspiring insights into the world of design with exhibitions on fashion, architecture, furniture, graphic, product, transport and digital design. Alongside its cutting-edge programme of temporary exhibitions, the museum also hosts a variety of talks and family activities. The museum opened in its spectacular new location on High Street Kensington on 24 November 2016. In 2018 the Museum won the European Museum of the year award.

The Natural History Museum

Arguably one of the most well known museums in England the Natural History Museum is a centre of scientific excellence in the discovery of taxonomy and biodiversity, this world-famous museum promotes the discovery and enjoyment of the natural world through such exciting exhibits as the Life and Earth Galleries, wildlife garden and geological collections. With interactive exhibitions it is the perfect day out for children or adults alike.