South Kensington

Your All In London guide to South Kensington

South Kensington is probably best known for its museums – you will find the Victoria and Albert, Natural History Museum and Science Museum within a stone’s throw of each other, not forgetting the Royal Albert Hall and Royal College of Art. It’s hardly surprising then that the streets are filled with tourists, however it is also a largely residential (and immensely affluent) neighbourhood, with pretty white stucco terraced houses and numerous upmarket restaurants, bars, furniture shops and designer boutiques filling the streets. South Kensington is also home to Boujis, the nightclub so beloved of the young royals and their hangers-on.

Going out in South Kensington

What's On in South Kensington


Deborah Bell | Sentinels
Everard Read Gallery

Starts: 03/09/2020
Ends: 03/10/2020

Quentin Blake Commissioned Art Work
Science Museum

Starts: 19/10/2018
Ends: 01/10/2020

Concealed Histories: Uncovering the Story of Nazi Looting
Victoria & Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London

Starts: 06/12/2020
Ends: 10/01/2021

On Point: Royal Academy of Dance at 100
Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London

Starts: 01/05/2020
Ends: 06/02/2021

HowTheLightGetsIn Global
Online Event

Starts: 19/09/2020
Ends: 20/09/2020

Christmas with the Royal Choral Society
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London

Starts: 07/12/2020
Ends: 07/12/2020

South Kensington High Street Directory


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South Kensington Shopping Streets


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