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.
Down House Source Buzzfeed Daunt Books is perfect for any book lover. Source Fashitect Southwark Bridge tunnel Source Mattscutt Take the stairs at Heals department store, on Tottenham Court Road - don't get dizzy though. Source Aaronyeomanphotography Gunnersbury Park Source Buzzfeed Have tea at Alexandra Nurseries, Sydenham Source Exploringlondon Syon Park Source Buzzfeed Trent Park, Enfield Source Buzzfeed Canal in Angel Source Buzzfeed Danson Park, Bexleyheath Source Buzzfeed Highgate Cemetery Source Buzzfeed Kingly Court, Soho Source Jeera Wellcome Collection Source Wow247 The former KPMG buildings at 1-2 Dorset Rise, now a Premier Inn Source Footprintsoflondon Neal's Yard, Covent Garden Source Alanisko London Wetland Centre, Barnes Source Buzzfeed London Wetland Centre, Barnes Source Buzzfeed The Horniman Museum and Gardens, Forest Hill Source Buzzfeed Gunnersbury Park Source Buzzfeed Muriel's Kitchen, Soho Source Exploringlondon Syon Park Source Buzzfeed Newbury Park bus station Source Mumhad1ofthose No, it's not Hogwarts - it's Southwark Cathedral Source Peppyhere Down House Source Buzzfeed Ravenscourt Park in Hammersmith. Source Exploringlondon Crystal Palace Park Source Buzzfeed Highgate Cemetery Source Buzzfeed Danson Park, Bexleyheath Source Buzzfeed The Wapping Project Source Wow247 Highgate Cemetery Source Buzzfeed The Parkland Walk Source Buzzfeed Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, E8 Source Londonist Lazenby Court Source Tigergrowl Leighton House Museum, Holland Park Source Candidsbyjo Petersham Nurseries Source Buzzfeed Petersham Nurseries Source Buzzfeed Old Operating Theatre Museum, St Thomas Street, SE1 Source Wow247 Kidding Chelsea Prayer Room Source Style Card Whitehall Gardens, Westminster Source Iamkristabel Petersham Nurseries Source Buzzfeed Gunnersbury Park Source Buzzfeed Down House Source Buzzfeed The Brompton Oratory, South Kensington. Source Styleslicker Explore the deep dark spaces of Chislehurst Caves - Jimi Hendrix played underground gigs there. Source Wow247 Hornets, Kensington Source Laetitiawajnapel London Wetland Centre, Barnes Source Buzzfeed Danson Park, Bexleyheath Source Buzzfeed Wilton's Music Hall is a traditional Victorian music hall in Tower Hamlets. Source Visitlondon The Coal Hole, Strand Source Jeera Crystal Palace Park Source Buzzfeed Catherine Wheel Alley, in Bishopsgate Source Geolocation Discount Suit cocktail bar, Petticoat Lane Source Hyhoi Kenwood House - Perched on the edge of Hampstead Heath is another hidden piece of London heritage to explore Source Visitlondon CitizenM Hotel, Bankside Source Aaronyeomanphotography Callooh Callay, Rivington Street Source Thrillist Ye Old Mitre Pub - Real-life film set for Snatch and The Deep Blue Sea Source Wow247 The King of Ladies Man, Battersea Road Source Barmagazine Horniman Museum, Forest Hill Source Fashitect St Ethelburga's Peace Garden Source Buzzfeed Syon Park Source Buzzfeed The last remaining Webb Patent Sewer Gas Lamp is hidden behind the Savoy Hotel Source Wow247 Crystal Palace Park Source Buzzfeed Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, E8. Source Londonist Queen Mary’s Steps at the end of the Ministry of Defence Gardens Source Footprintsoflondon The Painted Hall, Greenwich Source Samgeuter Little Venice - Home to various waterside cafes, pubs and restaurants Source Visitlondon
Last Updated 06 February 2017