Central line sightseeing

Heading out on the Central line? Why not take a quick look at all the sights and attractions you can enjoy when using the line. From the Olympic Park to the British Museum, there’s so much to see and do! ❤️

📍The Churchill Arms  

🚇 Notting Hill Gate 

Instantly recognisable for its floral installations, The Churchill Arms is London’s most instagrammable pub. 🌸 Sit back and take in the atmosphere, or treat yourself to some Thai food! 🍲 

📍Kensington Palace  

🚇 Queensway 

Set in the heart of Kensington Gardens, walk in the footsteps of Georgian royals as you make you way through the magnificent King’s Apartments 🤴 or discover the staircase where Queen Victoria first met Prince Albert. ❤️ 

📍Serpentine Galleries 

🚇 Lancaster Gate 

Stop off at the Serpentine Galleries to discover world-renowned temporary art exhibitions on either side of the lake. 🖼 

groups of people sat next to the Serpentine at Hyde Park in the sun.

📍Hyde Park  

🚇 Marble Arch 

Hyde Park is one of the greatest city parks in the world. With over 4,000 trees, a large lake, a meadow and ornamental flower gardens, there’s a good chance you’ll forget you are right in the centre of London. 🏞 

📍The Wallace Collection 

🚇 Bond Street 

Enjoy Old Master paintings, stunning decorative arts, world-class armouries and a pretty courtyard restaurant at The Wallace Collection. 🖌 

📍Soho Square Gardens 

🚇 Tottenham Court Road 

The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a line up of cafes, restaurants and bars. Sit in Soho Square Gardens and take it all in at your own pace. 🍃 

Main hall of the British Museum

📍British Museum 

🚇 Holborn 

Take a trip to the British Museum to learn from its exhibitions on human history, art and culture. With a collection of over eight million works, it’s one of the largest and most comprehensive in existence. 😲  

📍St Paul’s Cathedral 

🚇 St Paul’s 

Step into St Paul’s and enjoy the awe-inspiring interior. ⛪️ Venture down to the crypt and discover the tombs of some of the nation’s greatest heroes or enjoy the acoustic quirks of the Whispering Gallery. Or head up to the Golden Gallery for breath-taking views across London. 😲 

📍Spitalfields Market 

🚇 Liverpool Street 

Head to Spitalfields Market to enjoy some of London’s tastiest food 🥙, fashion 👗, art and music 🎶 events in the heart of East London.  

📍Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park  

🚇 Stratford 

Relive the spirit of the London 2012 Olympics in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. 🤸 With award-winning parklands, waterways and playgrounds that are free to visit, there’s something for everyone to enjoy at the UK’s most exciting urban park. 🌆 

Circle line illustrated map with cultural attractions

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  1. 1. St Pauls is the closest station to the Museum of London as well as St Paul’s Cathedral. 2. The Museum of Childhood at Bethnal Green should be in there. 3. There is a well known classical music venue, Wigmore Hall, near Bond Street. 4. There is some excellent walking territory near the eastern end of the line – Loughton is a good starting point for exploring. 5. Mile End is home to a unique feature – a cross platform underground interchange between a ‘tube’ and a ‘subsurface line’ (The older lines, the District, the Metropolitan and their offshoots were created using ‘cut and cover’ tunnelling and built to the same specifications as mainline railways, while the tube lines are smaller).

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