Marble Arch Sights
Attractions in marble arch aside from the iconic marble arch itself built in 1827 originally as a frontage for buckingham palace and moved to its current location in 1851 there s masses going on in this bustling urban area.
Marble arch sights. Book your tickets online for marble arch london. Marble arch is a great place to base yourself during your visit to london as it s wonderfully close to some truly impressive points of interest with lots of archaeological historical and cultural treasures. Speakers corner london attractions sights hyde park hyde park london w2 2 minutes walk from marble arch not strictly classed entertainment this bastion of british free public speech and free assembly can prove one of the most absorbingly unique theatrical activities the.
Marble arch is a 19th century white marble faced triumphal arch in london england the structure was designed by john nash in 1827 to be the state entrance to the cour d honneur of buckingham palace. You re very close to the world famous shopping mecca of oxford street and bond street as well as the eastern side of hyde park. If you re planning your stay with us here s our guide to the five top sights to see within thirty minutes of marble arch 1.
The marble arch community programme celebrates a successful 2019 with colleagues from 20 marble arch businesses giving over 700 hours blind veterans uk sight run volunteering opportunity event. Hotels near marble arch. The arch actually.
John nash s 1827 arch moved here from buckingham palace in 1851 stands amid the traffic whirlpool where bayswater road segues into oxford street at the top of park lane. Marble arch prepares to host great british spring clean 2019. 0 01 mi the marble arch london 0 03 mi the montcalm london marble arch 0 03 mi rose court hotel 0 03 mi marble arch rooms and apartments 0 04 mi luxury flat in marble arch.
It stood near the site of what is today the three bayed central projection of the palace containing the well known balcony. See 86 reviews articles and 134 photos of marble arch ranked no 575 on tripadvisor among 2 338 attractions in london. Aside from the marble arch itself the area around the site has some other famous london spots you ll want to check out.
View all hotels near marble arch on tripadvisor. 22 march to 23 april 2019. As part of this year s great british spring clean the marble arch partnership is preparing to host three community clean up.