Avoid the crowds at Kensington Gardens if you’re looking for some quiet greenery and head to Brompton Cemetery in nearby West Brompton instead. As one of London’s Magnificent Seven cemeteries it’s a Grade II listed spot with a domed chapel, spooky catacombs and long colonnades, and can frequently be…
One of London’s eight Royal Parks, Brompton Cemetery is wild and historic. A delight to walk, run or cycle through and the best way to access the western end of King’s Road, Chelsea.
Opened in the mid-19th century Brompton Cemetary was set up as one of the 'Magnificent Seven' series of cemeteries, which included Highgate Cemetery, established to cope with the growing demand for burial space in the city. The 39-acre site designed by Benjamin Baud includes a rather grand domed…
Lots of famous people are buried in this 19th Century cemetery. Check the website for tours.
Lots of famous people are buried in this 19th Century cemetery. Check the website for tours
Famous cemetery with lovely cafe in the park. Runs ghost tours and special events.
“Excellent coffee and aperitivo. Good pizza and ice cream in the one opposite.”
“Italian restaurant for wood-fired pizza sold by the metre, served on boards in smart rustic setting. ”
“Homestyle Japanese food, plus daily specials in tiny, light-filled cafe with monochrome-tile floor.”
“...a self-service laundrette as well as a drop-off laundry and dry cleaners. They also do alterations and repairs.”
“This is officially your local pub FYI ! (Very important in the UK!). Located just the other side of North End Rd and is a proper pub / boozer / juicer! Also serves food!”