In Photos: London In 1966

By Londonist Staff Last edited 12 months ago
In Photos: London In 1966

Ah, to travel back in time to the London of 1966. Until someone invents a time machine though, we'll have to make do with photos like these.

Rebuilding 'The Mayflower' weather vane at Liberty, Soho, 1966
Source Libertylondon
Sonny and Cher in Soho Square
Source Theswinginsixties
Twiggy aboard an AC Cobra, 19 May 1966
Source Widelec
Irish Guards remain at attention after a fellow Guardsman faints
Source Classic Pics
The opening of Tesco in Brixton
Source Rob Baker
2is coffee bar, Old Compton Street
Source Rob Baker
John Lennon at EMI Studios
Source Www
Street fashion
Source Www
Women use compact mirrors to catch sight of the Queen
Source Lost in History
The Yardbirds, Ormond Yard, 1966
Source Rob Baker
Antique dealer with cat on Portobello Road
Source 74784995@n00
Mick Jagger and an Aston Martin DB6
Source
Couples on the dodgems at Battersea Fun Fair
Source Museumoflondon
Piccadilly Circus
Source Buzzfeed
David Hemings filming Blow-Up, Limehouse, 1966
Source Pinterest
1966
Source Rob Baker
London Girls Protesting for Mini-skirts, 1966
Source History Pics
Carnaby Street
Source Rob Baker
Lady Jane boutique, 1966
Source Old Pics Archive
Pattie Boyd modelling on Brook Street, Mayfair, 1996
Source Psychedelic Sixties
Ravel, Carnaby Street, 1966
Source Astrocruise
The Colville pub, Portobello Road
Source Pinterest
Jane Asher in her kitchen
Source Flashbak.com
Twiggy on King's Road, Chelsea
Source Ldnfashion
Photo shoot at Sotheby's, 1966
Source Rob Baker
Gregory Peck & Sophia Loren visit the London Zoo, 1966
Source Old London
Chi Chi the London Zoo Panda, 1966
Source Old London
Notting Hill
Source Old London
Clothes stall in Portobello Road, 1966
Source Old London
Outside Earl's Court station
Source Buzzfeed
Tom Jones on Carnaby Street, 1966
Source Ultravie
Pinner tube station
Source Wikiwand
Beach Boys in Manchester Square
Source Flashbak.com
Carnaby Street
Source Old Pics Archive
Mates Boutique, 1966
Source Buzzfeed
The Clock End terraces of of Highbury Stadium
Source Terrace Images
Alfie, 1966
Source Allposters
Henry Cooper takes on Muhammad Ali at Highbury, 1966
Source Old London

Last Updated 09 May 2017