Most people who visit London make it to the London Eye, Tower Bridge and Buckingham Palace. There are, however, some beautiful places around the capital that are just as interesting. Here are London's hidden gems.
Southwark Bridge tunnel Source Mattscutt Discount Suit cocktail bar, Petticoat Lane Source Hyhoi The Coal Hole, Strand Source Jeera Queen Mary’s Steps at the end of the Ministry of Defence Gardens Source Footprintsoflondon Gunnersbury Park Source Buzzfeed The Horniman Museum and Gardens, Forest Hill Source Buzzfeed Catherine Wheel Alley, in Bishopsgate Source Geolocation Gunnersbury Park Source Buzzfeed Have tea at Alexandra Nurseries, Sydenham Source Exploringlondon Highgate Cemetery Source Buzzfeed Kingly Court, Soho Source Jeera Kidding Chelsea Prayer Room Source Style Card Trent Park, Enfield Source Buzzfeed Crystal Palace Park Source Buzzfeed Petersham Nurseries Source Buzzfeed Syon Park Source Buzzfeed Highgate Cemetery Source Buzzfeed Horniman Museum, Forest Hill Source Fashitect Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, E8. Source Londonist Syon Park Source Buzzfeed Leighton House Museum, Holland Park Source Candidsbyjo Canal in Angel Source Buzzfeed London Wetland Centre, Barnes Source Buzzfeed Wellcome Collection Source Wow247 Down House Source Buzzfeed Take the stairs at Heals department store, on Tottenham Court Road - don't get dizzy though. Source Aaronyeomanphotography Explore the deep dark spaces of Chislehurst Caves - Jimi Hendrix played underground gigs there. Source Wow247 The last remaining Webb Patent Sewer Gas Lamp is hidden behind the Savoy Hotel Source Wow247 Little Venice - Home to various waterside cafes, pubs and restaurants Source Visitlondon Down House Source Buzzfeed Lazenby Court Source Tigergrowl St Ethelburga's Peace Garden Source Buzzfeed CitizenM Hotel, Bankside Source Aaronyeomanphotography Crystal Palace Park Source Buzzfeed Kenwood House - Perched on the edge of Hampstead Heath is another hidden piece of London heritage to explore Source Visitlondon Old Operating Theatre Museum, St Thomas Street, SE1 Source Wow247 Danson Park, Bexleyheath Source Buzzfeed Whitehall Gardens, Westminster Source Iamkristabel Syon Park Source Buzzfeed No, it's not Hogwarts - it's Southwark Cathedral Source Peppyhere Callooh Callay, Rivington Street Source Thrillist The King of Ladies Man, Battersea Road Source Barmagazine The Wapping Project Source Wow247 Crystal Palace Park Source Buzzfeed Danson Park, Bexleyheath Source Buzzfeed Petersham Nurseries Source Buzzfeed The former KPMG buildings at 1-2 Dorset Rise, now a Premier Inn Source Footprintsoflondon Down House Source Buzzfeed Danson Park, Bexleyheath Source Buzzfeed London Wetland Centre, Barnes Source Buzzfeed Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, E8 Source Londonist London Wetland Centre, Barnes Source Buzzfeed Highgate Cemetery Source Buzzfeed Gunnersbury Park Source Buzzfeed The Parkland Walk Source Buzzfeed Petersham Nurseries Source Buzzfeed Wilton's Music Hall is a traditional Victorian music hall in Tower Hamlets. Source Visitlondon Ye Old Mitre Pub - Real-life film set for Snatch and The Deep Blue Sea Source Wow247
Last Updated 06 February 2017