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85 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 3LD
 
 
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Established in 1776, Christie's holds sales ranging from Old Masters to the contemporary arts. In 1990 it broke all records with the sale Van Gogh's Portrait of Doctor Gachet for $82,500,000. More recently it raised $13,378,558 for the Rothschild Prayerbook, an extremely rare bible with illuminated manuscripts. The Christie's in South Kensington is their busiest saleroom in the UK. There are additional London branches on King Street, St James's which also has a gallery and a bookshop on the premises, and a Christie's gallery in Mayfair which is open to the public without charge and offers up to four exhibitions each year.

 

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South Kensington Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Imperial Wharf Station
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
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Car Parks

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

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100 Queen's Gate Hotel London, Curio Collection by Hilton
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £106  33% off
100 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 2 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Neighbours with the Natural History Museum, the Science Museum and the Victoria & Albert Museum, the 100 Queen's Gate Hotel is in one of London's most ... More
 
 
 
Cheval Harrington Court Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £49  38% off
13 Harrington Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
With 33 open plan, one, two and three bedroom apartments, Cheval Harrington Court offers exceptional home living within the heart of South Kensington. The newly refurbished ... More
 
 
 
Sydney House Chelsea
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £116  35% off
9- 11 Sydney Street, SW3 | 5 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
The Sydney House Chelsea is a converted town house located in a Grade II listed building, just moments from the King's Road in London's fashionable Chelsea ... More
 
 
 
 
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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Gilding the Lily
London > Shopping > Florists
Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Superior florist directly opposite South Kensington Tube Station. They sell flowers to the great and good of this area and as you might expect, this means ... More
 
 
 
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La Cave a Fromage
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
24-25 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
In true French style, this chic cheese shop piles its wares high and stinking, with no fridges, or glass barriers to stop customers getting in for ... More
 
 
 
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Food: Bigger than the Plate
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 18th May to 20th October 2019
Christie's South Kensington, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Take a sensory journey through the food cycle, from compost to table, at a V&A exhibition which explores current experiments at every stage of the food ...More
 
 
 
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Mary Quant
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 6th April 2019 to 16th February 2020
Christie's South Kensington, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Following on from Christian Dior and Balenciaga, both the subject of fashion forward V&A exhibitions, the spotlight falls on a designer who is closer to home, ...More
 
 
 
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Tim Walker
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 21st September 2019 to 8th March 2020
Christie's South Kensington, Cromwell Road, Covent Garden, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
An immersive journey into the fantastical worlds created by photographer Tim Walker. Revealing the important roles played by set designers, stylists, make-up artists, models and muses, ...More
 
 
 
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Cine Lumiere
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 9 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Byron
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
93-95 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Christie's South Kensington
Of all the many burger chains in London, Byron is the least gimmicky and could well be the best. Byron claims to source its beef from ... More
 
 
 
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Franco Manca, South Kensington
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
91 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Christie's South Kensington
Credited with sparking "a food revolution in South London" by the Telegraph, Franco Manco has a distinct brand of slow-rise sourdough pizzas that people can't get ... More
 
 
 
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Caffe Nero
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
66 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Christie's South Kensington
Nero is probably the best of the Capital’s coffee shop chains. Offers a wide range of authentic Italian coffee in a pleasant relaxed environment. Snacks include ... More
 
 
 
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 15 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, Battersea, London SW11 | 18 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
 
 
 
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G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Lush Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
123 Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 11 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
More than just a skincare shop, this branch of Lush on the Kings Road houses the Lush Spa. An overpowering mix of perfumes assaults the nose ... More
 
 
 
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Triyoga Chelsea
London > Leisure >
372 Kings Road, SW3 | 11 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
The spacious and light-filled centre Triyoga Chelsea is located on the King's Road offering an idyllic sanctuary in which you can relax and unwind ... More
 
 
 
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The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW5 | 5 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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The Builders Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
13 Britten Street, Chelsea, London SW3 | 9 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Chelsea local, The Builders Arms on Britten Street, a landmark pub serving thirsty locals since 1999, underwent an elegant makeover in ... More
 
 
 
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The King's Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
190 Fulham Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW10 | 9 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Albert's
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
92 Old Brompton Road, SW7 | 1 minute from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 8 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Beaver Lodge
London > Nightlife > Bars
266 Fulham Road, SW10 | 12 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
From the people who brought you Barts, Maggie's and Bunga Bunga, Beaver Lodge is a mountain cabin and dance ... More
 
 
 
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Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 2450 people.... More
 
 
 
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The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 11 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Driverless: Who is in control?
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Science Museum 6 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

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Mary Quant
Mary Quant
Exhibitions | Until 16th February 2020 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 7 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

Following on from Christian Dior and Balenciaga, both the subject of fashion forward V&A exhibitions, the spotlight falls on a ...More

 
Food: Bigger than the Plate
Food: Bigger than the Plate
Exhibitions | Until 20th October 2019 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 7 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

Take a sensory journey through the food cycle, from compost to table, at a V&A exhibition which explores current experiments ...More

 
Peter Donegan
Concerts | On 20th September 2019 

The Pheasantry 11 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

Rock'n'roll and skiffle by the singer and son of Lonnie....More

Nancy Cadogan: Mind Zero
Nancy Cadogan: Mind Zero
Exhibitions | Until 22nd September 2019 

Saatchi Gallery 15 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

One of 93 women artists chosen for The Ned's permanent Vault 100 exhibition, highlighting the disparity between male and female ...More

 
I-Made
Exhibitions | Until 22nd September 2019 

Saatchi Gallery 15 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

The Italian designer Giulio Cappellini curates an exhibition dedicated to Italian design and manufacturing....More

The Intelligence Factory: Bletchley Park And Signals Intelligence In The Second World War
Exhibitions | On 20th September 2019 

National Army Museum 17 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

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Serpentine Pavilion 2019: Junya Ishigami
Serpentine Pavilion 2019: Junya Ishigami
Exhibitions | Until 6th October 2019 

Serpentine Gallery 17 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

Like a giant armadillo, the Serpentine Pavilion for 2019, by Japanese architect Junya Ishigami, sits on the gallery's front lawn, ...More

 
Atelier E.B: Passer-by
Atelier E.B: Passer-by
Exhibitions | Until 6th January 2020 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 17 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

The collaborative fashion label led by designer Beca Lipscombe and artist Lucy McKenzie presents a bespoke collection alongside a display ...More

 
Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp.
Glass. Kill. Bluebeard. Imp.
Theatre | Until 12th October 2019 

Royal Court Theatre 17 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

James Macdonald directs a quartet of short dramas by Caryl Churchill, which consider a girl made of glass, gods and ...More

 

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