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Baden-Powell House Queen's Gate, South Kensington, London SW7 5JS
 
 
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Baden Powell HouseThis building, opened in 1961, is a living memorial to Baden-Powell as it was originally paid for by scouts around the world. Outside the building is a statue of Baden-Powell by Don Potter; this is the only granite statue in London. Now it has developed into a modern 180-bedded hotel and conference centre with 8 conference suites on its upper floors.

 

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Union Car Parks
 
9 minutes walk
 
Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Grange Strathmore Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £59  27% off
41 Queen's Gate Gardens, SW7 | 2 minutes from Baden Powell House
Ideally located in London's affluent and fashionable Kensington area, the Grange Strathmore Hotel is an elegantly restored London townhouse, combining Victorian splendour with modern day luxury. ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  37% off
68-86 Cromwell Road, SW7 | 2 minutes from Baden Powell House
Formerly home to the Vanderbilt family, this grand Victorian townhouse with an imposing frontage is now part of the Radisson brand. Located on the bustling Cromwell ... More
 
 
 
Rydges Kensington London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  39% off
61 Gloucester Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
A clean and bright boutique, Victorian hotel, the Rydges Kensington London offers excellent proximity to London's celebrated museums and the Royal Albert Hall. Only 75 metres ... More
 
 
 
 
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Emmanuel Centre
London > Business > Conference Facilities
9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 2.2 miles from Baden Powell House
Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. The Centre houses ... More
 
 
 
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The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
London > Business > Conference Facilities
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P | 2.2 miles from Baden Powell House
Seven floors of purpose-built meeting space in the heart of Westminster, the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (QEIICC) is a well known permanent conference space situated ... More
 
 
 
Imperial College Conference Link
London > Business > Conference Facilities
Prince's Gardens, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Baden Powell House
It is well known that Imperial College is one of the world's leading centres for the teaching and research of science, technology and medicine. Less known, ... More
 
 
 
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Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
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Dana Library and Research Centre
London > Business >
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
Open in late 2015, the Dana Library and Research Centre provides a world-class environment for academic research within the Science Museum, bringing together the museum's Research ... More
 
 
 
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 2450 people.... More
 
 
 
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Robots
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 8th February to 3rd September 2017
Baden Powell House, Exhibition Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
Showcasing the evolution of modern robotics from a 1582 iron manikin to one of the first walking two-legged robots, the Science Museum's new exhibition explores the ...More
 
 
 
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Christian Holder: A Life In Performance, New York And London
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 19th August 2017 - 6.30pm-9.30pm
Baden Powell House, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
A talk by the costume designer, dancer and actor....More
 
 
 
Lunchtime Lecture: Aris And Potter
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 7th September 2017 - 1pm-1.45pm
Baden Powell House, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
Talk by Elizabeth Jacklin, Assistant to the Warne Curator of Children's Literature....More
 
 
 
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Cine Lumiere
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Baden Powell House
The Cine Lumiere is a shining beacon for all fans of European and World cinema. Attached to the Institut Francais, its programme is varied and intelligent, ... More
 
 
 
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Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
The huge IMAX screen - ten times bigger than the average screen - at the Science Museum is one of the few places in London where ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Baden Powell House
The Royal College of Music is the school where Gustav Hoilst, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benjamin Britten, James Galway, Joan Sutherland and Ralph Vaughan Williams learnt their ... More
 
 
 
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Natural History Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
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Science Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
The Science Museum in South Kensington houses one of the most comprehensive collections looking at the development of science and industry, and it is all done ... More
 
 
 
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Information Age
London > Attractions > Museums
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
A major permanent gallery on the second floor of the Science Museum, open on 25th October 2014, Information Age: Six Networks That Changed Our World is ... More
 
 
 
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European Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
123 Gloucester Road, Soho, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Baden Powell House
Well stocked bookshop selling books for European languages and literature, serving Londoners since 1964. Useful for all learners and readers of all ages, and includes ... More
 
 
 
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The Italian Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
123 Gloucester Road, Soho, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Baden Powell House
Whether you're an Italian living in London or interested in learning the language, the Italian Bookshop has something to offer. A wide range of educational books, ... More
 
 
 
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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Baden Powell House
Fishmonger Robin Moxon is regarded as one of the best suppliers of fish in London and is all too familiar with early morning trips to Billingsgate ... More
 
 
 
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IDDU
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
44 Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Baden Powell House
Operated by the team behind South Kensington Club, the private members' club adjacent to it, IDDU takes inspiration from founder Luca Del Bono's Sicilian family roots. ... More
 
 
 
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T.rex Grill
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
The Natural History Museum invites visitors to dine with the dinosaurs at its new restaurant, T.rex Grill. Located in the museum's Fossil Way, the new ... More
 
 
 
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Apero Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
2 Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
Found in The Ampersand Hotel, Apero Restaurant and Bar is where South Kensington meets the Mediterranean. With blue Spanish tiled floors, exposed brickwork and caramel leather ... More
 
 
 
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Baden Powell House
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Baden Powell House
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 19 minutes from Baden Powell House
Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The LookOut is a tranquil haven in the heart of London. Home to the Isis Education Centre, ... More
 
 
 
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G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 8 minutes from Baden Powell House
Downstairs from LA Fitness (keep going past the people who look like they're about to die on the running machines) you'll find G-Spa. A world away ... More
 
 
 
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The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Baden Powell House
Although a restaurant, clubbing and event venue, the extraordinary Kensington Roof Gardens are still accessible to the general public during the day if there are no ... More
 
 
 
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London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 14 minutes from Baden Powell House
An excellent members archery club that shoots in the grounds of Kensington Palace in summer and in Pimlico in winter. Archery is a totally satisfying sport, ... More
 
 
 
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The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW5 | 7 minutes from Baden Powell House
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Baden Powell House
Always a popular hangout with the South Kensington locals, The Devonshire Arms had a fresh lick of paint in 2014 and emerged with its proper pub ... More
 
 
 
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The Enterprise
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
35 Walton Street, South Kensington, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 11 minutes from Baden Powell House
Bar ... More
 
 
 
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Albert's
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
92 Old Brompton Road, SW7 | 4 minutes from Baden Powell House
The guys behind Boujis, Raffles and Mahiki - Jake Parkinson-Smith, Carlo Carello, Piers Adam and Fraser Carruthers - offer a party place ... More
 
 
 
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Barts
London > Nightlife > Bars
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 11 minutes from Baden Powell House
Taking its inspiration from the American speakeasy movement, Barts is a tiny, intimate and relaxed bar in South Kensington which promises a refreshingly fun experience - ... More
 
 
 
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Hyde Kensington
London > Nightlife > Bars
1-1a Kensington High Street, W8 | 11 minutes from Baden Powell House
Opposite Kensington Palace, an area not known for its nightlife, Hyde Kensington cocktail bar has a drinks list by world ... More
 
 
 
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Natural History Museum
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Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
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The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Whales: Beneath the surface
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With a gigantic blue whale skeleton replacing Dippy the Dinosaur in the Natural History Museum's Hintze Hall, the museum is ...More

 
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016
Exhibitions | Until 10th September 2017 

Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Swarming mayflies, ethereal killer whales and curious foxes are among the creatures captured on camera at this year's Wildlife Photographer ...More

 
Sensational Butterflies
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Kids Events | Until 17th September 2017 

Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

From chomping caterpillars to beautiful butterflies, the Natural History Museum comes alive at summer with the arrival of the tropical ...More

 
Robots
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Kids Events | Until 3rd September 2017 

Science Museum 3 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Showcasing the evolution of modern robotics from a 1582 iron manikin to one of the first walking two-legged robots, the ...More

 
Plywood: Material Of The Modern World
Plywood: Material Of The Modern World
Exhibitions | Until 12th November 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 6 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

From hatboxes to tea chests, surfboards to aeroplanes, Plywood has been embraced by designers, architects and engineers to bend the ...More

 
Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion
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Exhibitions | Until 18th February 2018 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 6 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

He shunned publicity, was rarely seen and gave only one full interview in his life yet Christian Dior called him ...More

 
The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains
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Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 6 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

They've given us The Dark Side of the Moon, pigs flying over Battersea Power Station and giant inflatable teachers. Now, ...More

 
The BBC Proms 2017
The BBC Proms 2017
Concerts | Until 9th September 2017 

Royal Albert Hall 8 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Held yearly at the Royal Albert Hall, the Proms is arguably the most popular season of classical music the world ...More

 
Prom 10: Aurora Orchestra - Beethoven's 'Eroica'
Concerts | On 22nd July 2017 

Royal Albert Hall 8 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Nicholas Collon conducts the orchestra to perform Beethoven's Symphony No 3 With Live Excerpts, R Strauss's Metamorphosen and Beethoven's Symphony ...More

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Exhibitions | On 22nd July 2017 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 13 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

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