Events at All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club
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All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club
All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet
Church RoadLondonSW19 5AE
- Public transport:
- Southfields or South Wimbledon Tube
In Wimbledon for Xmas and after a lifetime watching the championships on tv i fancied checking out the Lawn Tennis Mecca.
We took the tour and went around the museum. The tour is fantastic, a little chilly in these winter months of course but exciting all the same. You see the main courts which have quite an atmosphere even in the shivering cold of winter. You also get to see the other...more
A day at Wimbledon for tennis! Is there any other reason to be here? Well yes but I digress, we arrived by car and like Manhatten it's useful till you get there and then very expensive to get rid of it for a few hour. Thirty pounds to be exact. About $50 parked on a golf course across the road now parking 6.
Found our way across the road remembering to look the right way and through security...more
First, Thanks to Joel for the tip about the Underground stop to get off. That worked great for me Second, I would add that there is a bus you can take from the underground to the tennis club (it is quite a long walk, albeit a very nice one). If you decide to walk, plan an extra 20 minutes or so as it is imperative that you arrive for your appointment ON TIME. Tours start precisely on time....more
Take the guided tour of this place...it's amazing. For 20 pounds you can step in center court, court 1, and see lots of behind the scenes areas. Sitting in the press box was really neat, as is having your picture while seated in the same chair as all the recent winners and losers. It's a very memorable experience.
A helpful tip -- Get off the tube at the Southfields exit on the district...more
I was here yesterday,
which was the first time I've been to the first day of Wimbledon. The
atmosphere was great, the weather was perfect and the matches were fantastic.
The time goes surprisingly quickly as you're captivated by thrilling matches.
The food is of ok
quality and will cost you about £8-9 pounds without a drink. Alcohol is pricey
with a glass of Pimm's costing about £8. The...more