Welcome to Central London

Central London covers a wide area of London. It includes some of the best known tourist attractions in the world. It is home to some of the most presegious addresses and some of the most inspiring architecture. For many people it is London! This is despite the fact that more people live outside Central London than in it. 

Definition of Central London

Central London is perhaps described best as the areas bounded by the London Underground's Central Line and is the area covered by London Underground Zone 1. This is a massive area that covers Notting Hill, Earls Court,  Knightsbridge and Chelsea. Then through the shopping areas around Oxford Street, Soho, the West End as well as more commercial districts such as Shoreditch, Old Street, Clerkenwell, Holborn and Bloomsbury. It covers the City of Westminster as well as South Bank, Waterloo, North Lambeth and The Borough (Southwark). Its an area that includes some of the most famous sights and sounds of London making Central London the most exciting place in the country.

Central London Tourist Attractions

Central London is home to a wide selection of arts, culture and historical attractions which are easy to get to due to London's network of bus and Tube lines that criss cross the Central London area. Here is a selection of some of the best known attractions:-

British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG
Buckingham Palace, Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0SR
The Courtauld Gallery, Strand, Somerset House, London,
10 Downing Street,  London, SW1A 2AA, (Home to the Prime Minister)
Globe Theatre, Bankside, 21 New Globe Walk, London, SE1 9DT
Houses of Parliament,  2 Abbey Gardens, House Of Commons, London, SW1P 3SE
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, London, SE 1 6HZ
Kensington Palace, 5 Prince Of Wales Terrace, London, W8
Sea Life London Aquarium, County Hall, Westminster Bridge Rd, London, SE1 7PB
London Dungeon, 28-34 Tooley St., London, SE1 2SZ
London Eye, Westminster Bridge Road, County Hall, Riverside Building, London, SE1 7PB
London Zoo,  Regent's Park, London, NW1 4RY
Madame Tussauds,  Marylebone Road, London, NW1 5LR
National Army Museum, Royal Hospital Road, London, SW3 4HT
National Gallery,  Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN
National Portrait Gallery,  St Martins Place, London, WC2H 0HE
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London,  SW7 5BD
Royal Academy of Arts (Gallery), Piccadilly, Burlington House, London,
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, London,  SW7 2DD
St Paul's Cathedral, The Chapter House, St Paul's Churchyard, London,  EC4M 8AD
Tate Britain, Millbank, London,  SW1P 4RG
Tate Modern, Bankside, London,  SE1 9TG
Tower Bridge, Tower Bridge Road, London,  SE1 2UP
Tower of London,  London, EC3N 4AB
Victoria and Albert Museum, South Kensington, Cromwell Road, London,  SW7 2RL
War Cabinet Rooms, Clive Steps, King Charles Street, London,  SW1A 2AQ Westminster Abbey, 20 Dean's Yard, Chapter Office, London,  SW1P 3PA

Central London Shopping

Central London offers the widest possible range of shopping opportunities possible. Here is a tiny selection of the many, many shopping opportunities available in Central London:-

Oxford Street: Debenhams, House of Fraser , John Lewis, Marks and Spencer, Selfridges,
Regent Street: Liberty & Co
Tottenham Court Road: Audio and Electrical goods shops
Carnaby Street: Fashion clothing
Bond Street: Designer clothes
Piccadilly: Burlington Arcade
Piccadilly: Fortnum & Mason
Kensington High Street: various fashion and quality goods

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Central London is the living heart of a thriving bustling metropolis. London has lots to offer whether your visit is for business or pleasure. London's a city like no other and offers visitors and locals almost everything they would like from a modern capital city. Visit Central London the next opportunity you can, for an experience like no other.

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