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