Things to do
With so much to explore in London, here are our suggestions of Things to do in Mayfair
10 Curzon Street occupies a quiet corner in the heart of Mayfair one of the most exclusive and fashionable districts of London. Close by there are several contemporary and fine art galleries to explore and the National History Museum.
Just a few minutes walk you’ll find a variety of restaurants, and some of London’s most charming parks and gardens. And with Oxford Street, the West End and the airports all easily accessible, Curzon Street is the perfect London base.
1. Buckingham Palace
The official residence of Britain’s royal family since 1837. Although in use for official events, state rooms are open at certain times over the summer months.
2. Houses of Parliament
Situated on the banks of the River Thames the Houses of Parliament holds both the House of Lords and Commons. Parliament is open to all UK public and overseas visitors.
3. Westminster Abbey
The Abbey is in the heart of London that still provides services to the public. Every year the Abbey hosts over a million visitors, that want to look round the 700 year old building.
4. Oxford Street
The heart of London’s shopping district. Full of department stores to small boutique shops. A bustling area to shop all day.
5. The National Gallery
Home to one of the greatest collections of paintings in the world, and with free entry, pop in to admire some of Britain’s greatest treasures.
6. Hyde Park
Over 350 acres in size it is London’s largest park. Full of activities for the whole family including rowing on the lake, watching wildlife and eating out. You will forget that you are in the centre of London.
7. Natural History Museum
Visit the Museum’s world-famous dinosaurs – come face to face with a towering T. rex and with so many exhibitions and events to explore it all makes for a great day our in London.