Piccadilly line sightseeing

Heading out on the Piccadilly line? Why not take a quick look at all the sights and attractions you can enjoy when using the line. From theatres to royal palaces, there’s so much to see and do! πŸ’™ 

πŸ“Grovelands Park  

πŸš‡ Southgate 

The jewel in the crown of the parks, visit this Grade I listed park for a stroll around the lake! πŸƒ 

πŸ“The Hardy Tree  

πŸš‡ Kings Cross St. Pancras 

The ash tree, in the gardens around Old St Pancras church, is famous for the ring of gravestones heaped around its base. It has a long association with novelist Thomas Hardy, who helped to clear graves from the churchyard to make way for the railways in 1865. πŸŒ³ 

Groups of people inside the main hall of the British Museum.

πŸ“British Museum  

πŸš‡ Holborn  

Discover two million years of human history and culture at The British Museum. πŸ› 

πŸ“London Transport Museum  

πŸš‡ Covent Garden  

Discover the powerful link between transport and the growth of London since 1800 at the world’s leading museum of urban transport. πŸš‡ 


πŸš‡ Leicester Square  

With over 40 venues, there’s a show for everyone! πŸŽ­ 

πŸ“Eros Statue  

πŸš‡ Piccadilly Circus  

Admire the Piccadilly statue of Eros, a beautiful winged archer poised with his bow, located in Piccadilly Circus. πŸΉ 

πŸ“Buckingham Palace   

πŸš‡ Green Park   

Home of our Royal Family! πŸ‘‘ 

πŸ“Hyde Park   

πŸš‡ Hyde Park Corner  

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. πŸŒΈ 


πŸš‡ Knightsbridge  

A London institution, stop by Harrods for a spot of shopping! πŸ› 

πŸ“Science Museum  

πŸš‡ South Kensington  

Interactive and thought-provoking, the Science Museum is a great place to see, touch and experience science first-hand. πŸ§¬ 

Kensington Palace entrance on a sunny day.

πŸ“Kensington Palace  

πŸš‡ Gloucester Road  

Explore the palace that once housed Queen Victoria and is now home to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. πŸ‘‘ 

πŸ“Brompton Cemetery  

πŸš‡ Earl’s Court  

205,000 people from all walks of life are buried in Brompton Cemetery, from the suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst to military personnel and Chelsea Pensioners, artists, actors and founders of Chelsea Football Club. 

πŸ“The Queen’s Club  

πŸš‡ Barons Court  

It was named after Queen Victoria, its first patron, and is now widely renowned as one of the premier Tennis and Racquets clubs in the world. πŸŽΎ 

πŸ“The River Thames  

πŸš‡ Hammersmith  

Stop off here for a stroll along the River Thames! πŸ’¦ 

Piccadilly line map with cultural attractions

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Let us know your favourite spots on the Piccadilly line πŸ‘‡ 

1 Comment

  1. Russell Square is actually slightly closer to the British Museum than Holborn. It is also the local station for Great Ormond Street Hospital, and Coram’s Fields, who have a beautifully worded entrance policy “all adults must be accompanied by at least one child”. You also missed Wood Green, which is within walking distance of Alexandra Palace (not as close as the railway station of that name, but not a lot in it). South Kensington is of course home to several museums and all should have been mentioned, not just the Science Museum.

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