Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Attractions in London

London is one of the top tourism destinations in the United Kingdom and it also serves as the capital city of the UK. London has many attractions and famous places which are admired by the guests to the city. London Bridge, the River Thames and the London eye are the major attractions that strike our minds when we hear the word London.
However, there are many more things to see and do in London. Here are a few more attractions that should not be missed

The British Museum:
If you are interested to know more about the culture and histories of humans, then this would be the perfect place to visit. The British Museum located on Great Russell Street has 10 departments. The reading room in the museum is currently used for conducting exhibitions. The King's Library holds all unseen collections of books by King George 3 and the invaluable collections of the museum includes antiquities, coins and medals, natural history specimens and library collections.
Opening Times: 10:00 - 17:00 and until 20:30 on Fridays.

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace:
The Queen's gallery located at Buckingham Palace is one of the finest art galleries in the world, if you are an arts and crafts lover, be sure to visit this beautiful gallery. The Queen's gallery has two different categories - one is the family visits and the other one is group and tour visits. Family visits include activities at the gallery and there are special activities for kids and parents. The tour and group visits category include all of the exhibitions, and talks and events at the gallery. The best part of the gallery is the Queen's gallery shop, where you can buy your favourite art and craft items, clothing, jewellery and toys.
Opening times: 10.00 to 17:30

Camden Market:
Camden Market located near Hampstead Road Lock is one of the most famous marketplaces in London and grabs a huge number of people every weekend. The Camden Market has different stalls for clothing, craft and food. Camden market will function throughout the week and you can find the best collections of jewellery, clothing and other accessories at the best rates.
Opening times: 10:00 to 18:00

Covent Garden:
Covent Garden is a famous shopping site in London that captivates tourists and the Royal Opera house is a place for cultural events and other performances. There are around 60 pubs and clubs in Covent Garden and you can also experience shopping, dining and cultural events there

Opening time: 10:00 to 15:30

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