Big Ben

The Big Ben is one of London’s best-known buildings and looks the most spectacular when the clock is lit in the evening. You can also see when the parliament is in session , because then a lamp burns above the clock. The name Big Ben is not actually the name of the clock tower, but […]

Blackfriars Bridge

Blackfriars Bridge is located between the Waterloo Bridge and the Blackfriars Railway Bridge. The bridge is named after the Dominican monastery that used to be here. (Dominicans are called black brothers in England because of their black robes) and now runs from the Inns of Court to Tate Modern. The first connection at Blackfriars was […]

Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum

Fleming museum

Penicillin was discovered by Alexander Fleming in a small, dusty laboratory at St Mary’s Hospital in 1928. This discovery triggered a revolution in the medical world, and few people have benefited from it. The laboratory has been restored to its old, small condition when a petri dish became contaminated with bacteria by a mysterious fungus […]

London Eye

The London Eye, with its more than 137 meters, is the world’s largest observation wheel. During a half-hour flight in one of the 32 high-tech capsules you get a spectacular view of London. At the highest point you have a 360 degree view of London and on a clear day you can see up to […]

Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is the official residence of Queen Elisabeth II. However, it has not always been a palace. Originally this was the mansion of the riotous “Duke of Buckingham”. King George III bought the mansion in 1762 for his wife Charlotte. Buckingham House then became known as the “Queens House”. 14 of George III his […]

Cutty Sark Clipper Ship

Cutty Sark Clipper Ship

The Cutty Sark is the last and most famous tea clipper, which broke all records in 1885. Explore all parts of the ship, the “Lower Hold” and the “Tween Deck” and get a picture of how life at sea was in the 1870’s. Since December 1954, after a glorious past, the Cutty Sark has been […]

HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast

The HMS Belfast served in the 2nd World War and played a leading role in the sinking of the German warship the Scharnhorst and the invasion off the coast of Normandy. The ship served until 1965 and in 1971 it was spared for the demolition hammer. It is now a museum ship to give an […]

Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament

Now better known as the Houses of Parliament, the “Palace of Westminster” was originally the royal residence of Edward the Confessor in 1042. Today it houses the British Parliament, the House of Commons and the House of Lords. Guided tours are given to give you an idea of ​​how grand this building is with its […]

SEA LIFE London

London Aquarium

SEA LIFE London is one of Europe’s largest aquariums. With hundreds of species of fish and marine animals on display in more than 2 million liters of water, you get a good picture of the fascinating underwater world. SEA LIFE London combines education, relaxation and entertainment through a journey of the senses through the rivers, […]

London Canal Museum

London Canal Museum

In the London Canal Museum you can take a look at a narrowboat, get an impression about the history of the London canals, about the loads that were transported, the people who lived and worked on the waterways and the horses that pulled their boats. Immerse yourself in the unique legacy of a large Victorian […]