Historic Site / House

  • Queen Charlotte's Cottage

    Historic Site / House

    Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, TW9 3AB [map]

    Built in 1772, the cottage served as a summer house for George III and his wife Queen Charlotte, and was used for family picnics when they were staying at Kew Palace.

  • Queen Elizabeth's Hunting Lodge

    Historic Site / House

    Rangers Road, Chingford, E4 7QH [map]

    Yelp 4 out of 5 Based on 3 reviews

    A timber-framed hunting grandstand built in 1543 for Henry VIII, Queen Elizabeth's Hunting Lodge stands in a beautiful part of Epping Forest.

  • Royal Hospital Chelsea

    Historic Site / House

    Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, SW3 4SR [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 14 reviews

    Home of the Chelsea Pensioners, built by Sir Christopher Wren.

  • Shad Thames

    Historic Site / House

    SE1 2YE [map]

    Shad Thames is a historic riverside street near Tower Bridge, where you can enjoy riverside dining in a variety of restaurants.

  • Southside House

    Historic Site / House

    3-4 Woodhayes Road, Wimbledon Common, SW19 4RJ [map]

    Southside House is built in the Dutch Baroque Restoration style and provides an enchantingly eccentric backdrop to the lives and loves of generations of the Pennington Mellor Munthe families.

  • Speaker's Corner

    Historic Site / House

    Park Lane, Mayfair, W1K 1QB [map]

    Every Sunday since 1866 a range of different speakers gather at Speaker's Corner to air their views and the tradition continues today.

  • St Botolph's Church

    Historic Site / House

    Aldgate High Street, EC3N 1AB [map]

    A 250-year-old church standing on an ancient site and built by George Dance the Elder, who also built the Mansion House.

  • St James's Church Piccadilly

    Historic Site / House

    197 Piccadilly, W1J 9LL [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 11 reviews

    St James's Church was designed by Sir Christopher Wren and opened in 1684. Piccadilly Market is held in the church's courtyard from Monday to Saturday, selling a diverse range of food, gifts and other treasures.

  • St Margaret's Church

    Historic Site / House

    Parliament Square, SW1P 3JX [map]

    The Anglican church of St Margaret, Westminster Abbey is situated in the grounds of Westminster Abbey on Parliament Square, and is the parish church of the House of Commons.

  • Staple Inn

    Historic Site / House

    9 Staple Inn Buildings, Holborn, WC1V 7PZ [map]

    Staple Inn is a Tudor building on the south side of High Holborn.

  • The Statue of Eros

    Historic Site / House

    Piccadilly Circus, London, W1B 5RD [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 4 reviews

    This statue of a winged archer poised with his bow is known as The Statue of Eros.

  • Strawberry Hill House

    Historic Site / House

    268 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 32 reviews

    Created by Horace Walpole in the 18th century, Strawberry Hill is internationally famous as Britain’s finest example of Georgian Gothic revival architecture.

  • Syon House & Gardens

    Historic Site / House

    Syon Park, Brentford, TW8 8JF [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 22 reviews

    Syon House is the lavish home of the Duke of Northumberland, built in the 1500s.

  • Thames Barrier Information Centre

    Historic Site / House

    1 Unity Way, Woolwich, SE18 5NJ [map]

    4 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 21 reviews

    The £500 million Thames Barrier, inaugurated by HM The Queen in 1984, spans 520 metres across the Thames at Woolwich Reach.

  • Valence House Museum

    Historic Site / House

    Becontree Avenue, Dagenham, RM8 3HT [map]

    Valence House is the local history museum for the parishes and boroughs of Barking and Dagenham.

  • Valentine's Mansion & Gardens

    Historic Site / House

    Valentines Park, Emerson Road, Ilford, IG1 4XA [map]

    Yelp 4 out of 5 Based on 1 review.

    Valentines Mansion was built in the 1690s and has been beautifully restored.

  • Well Hall Pleasaunce

    Historic Site / House

    Well Hall Road, Eltham, [map]

    The Well Hall Pleasaunce's history dates back to the 13th century.

  • Whitechapel Bell Foundry

    Historic Site / House

    34 Whitechapel Road, Stepney, E1 1DY [map]

    5 TripAdvisor traveller rating
    Based on 8 reviews

    Established since 1570, Whitechapel Bell Foundry is perhaps Britain's oldest manufacturing company.

  • Winchester Palace

    Historic Site / House

    London Bridge, Southwark, SE1 9DA [map]

    From the street you can see the remains of the great hall of Winchester Palace, built in the early 13th century as the London house of the Bishops of Winchester.

  • Abbey Mills Pumping Station

    Historic Site / House

    Abbey Lane, Stratford, E15 2RW [map]

    The historic pumping station at Abbey Mills is an operational by Thames Water and access is by special pre-booked tour only.