SOUTH KENSINGTON THINGS TO DO
Over 350 acres in Central London, one of the largest and grandest of London’s Royal Parks. Boating, swimming, tennis, lawn bowls, a playground, horse riding and two restaurants are available.
NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
Landmark institution of animals and natural phenomena, with hands-on exhibits and animatronic dinosaurs.
ROYAL ALBERT HALL
A concert hall that has held the Proms concerts annually each summer since 1941. It has a capacity of up to 5,272 seats.
A vast treasury of science and invention, famous for its state-of-the-art interactive exhibits.
One of London’s most dramatic monuments.
A royal residence set in Kensington Gardens, home of the British Royal Family since the 17th century.
LEIGHTON HOUSE MUSEUM
Leighton House Museum is not far from South Kensington. The painter Frederic, Lord Leighton commissioned the architect and designer George Aitchison to build him a combined home and studio.
The Serpentine Galleries are among London's most popular art venues showing modern and contemporary art.