With an 800-year history, the City of London mixes Roman ruins with modern icons. Explore fascinating and unusual museums, find world-class art at its galleries and relax in green spaces, bars, restaurants and shops.
The City of London is home to some of London’s most popular attractions, including Tower Bridge, St Paul’s Cathedral and the Museum of London; while the Tower of London lies just outside its boundaries. Notable modern buildings include the Gherkin (30 St Mary Axe) and The Cheesegrater at 122 Leadenhall Street. A great place to dine out, The City is crammed full of upscale eateries and celebrity chef restaurants. If you have cash to splash, go shopping at the historic Leadenhall Market, The Royal Exchange or nearby Old Spitalfields Market. If you choose to stay in The City, you’ll find accommodation and hotels in the City of London to suit all tastes and budgets.