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TaschenGlossy, coffee table books are what speciality book store Taschen do best. From art to architecture, film to fashion, every glamourous topic is covered and the beautiful books are just begging to be bought at this well lit bookshop in Duke of York Square. Lovers of art and design who will be drawn to Taschen can combine a trip to the bookshop with a tour of the Saatchi Gallery which is conveniently located bang opposite, and free to look around.

 

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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £140  35% off
26 Cadogan Gardens, SW3 | 2 minutes from Taschen
Stylish antique d'cor, a peaceful but convenient location, and spacious, airy rooms are all essential to this hotel's appeal. Yet it is the unbeatable service that ... More
 
 
 
Sloane Square Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  27% off
7-12 Sloane Square, SW1W | 3 minutes from Taschen
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11 Cadogan Gardens, SW3 | 3 minutes from Taschen
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John Sandoe Books
London > Shopping > Books
10 Blacklands Terrace, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 1 minute from Taschen
A delightful discovery, this well-established independent book shop was set up by John Sandoe in 1957 and has been owned by the staff since 1989 who've ... More
 
 
 
WH Smith
London > Shopping > Books
36 Sloane Square, Belgravia, London SW1W | 2 minutes from Taschen
A branch of Smiths is a fixture of practically every high street up and down the country. The chain sells stationery, magazines, books, greeting cards, gifts, ... More
 
 
 
Waterstone's King's Road
London > Shopping > Books
150-152 King's Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 6 minutes from Taschen
Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relative newcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, ... More
 
 
 
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Richard Ward Hair and Metrospa
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
82 Duke of York Square, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | Same location as Taschen
Up-and-coming hairdresser popular with celebrities and the social set - Normandie Keith and Lisa Snowdon among them, Richard Ward specialises in good cuts that won't scare ... More
 
 
 
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Trotters
London > Shopping > Baby Care
34 Kings Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 1 minute from Taschen
A local institution for yummy mummies, Trotters has been clothing young Sloanes for 25 years. Founded by Sophie Mirman (daughter of Royal milliner Simone Mirman) and ... More
 
 
 
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Poilane
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
39 Cadogan Gardens, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 1 minute from Taschen
Superb French bakery which dates back to 1832 when Lionel Poilane, a young baker from Normandy, came to Paris to open his first shop. His mission ... More
 
 
 
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Exhibitionism
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 6th April to 4th September 2016
Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York's Square, King's Road, Hyde Park, London SW3 | 1 minute from Taschen
Going strong for 50 years and counting, the Rolling Stones stage their first major exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery, documenting five decades of rock 'n' roll ...More
 
 
 
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Yen
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd January to 13th February 2016
Royal Court Theatre, Sloane Square, SW1W | 3 minutes from Taschen
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Brief Encounter Concert And Film Screening
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Cadogan Hall, 5 Sloane Terrace, SW1X | 3 minutes from Taschen
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Royal Court Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Sloane Square, Belgravia, London SW1W | 3 minutes from Taschen
Dedicated to putting on new work and discovering new voices, the Royal Court Theatre was seen as 'the most important theatre in Europe' by no less ... More
 
 
 
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Cadogan Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
5 Sloane Terrace, Belgravia, London SW1X | 3 minutes from Taschen
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Duke of York Square
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Duke of York Square, Chelsea, London SW3 | Same location as Taschen
The pedestrianised Duke of York Square, just of the fashionable King's Road at the Sloane Square end, is an oasis of traffic-free calm. Modern glass fronted ... More
 
 
 
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Saatchi Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Duke of York's Square, King's Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 1 minute from Taschen
The Saatchi Gallery re-opened on 9th October 2008 in the former military barracks of the Duke of York's Headquarters. The 70,000 square feet represents a significantly ... More
 
 
 
Mica Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
259A Pavilion Road, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 3 minutes from Taschen
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Patisserie Valerie
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Duke of York's Square, King's Road, Knightsbridge, London SW34LY | 1 minute from Taschen
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Manicomio Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
85 Duke of York Square, King's Road, Chelsea, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | Same location as Taschen
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Duke of York's Square, King's Road, Knightsbridge, London SW34LY | 1 minute from Taschen
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Victoria School of English
London > Education > English Language Courses
28 Graham Terrace, Sloane Square, Belgravia, London SW1W | 5 minutes from Taschen
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London > Education > English Language Courses
Marlborough Centre, Sloane Avenue, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 6 minutes from Taschen
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
1 Cadogan Garden, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 3 minutes from Taschen
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Cadogan Place Gardens North and South
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Cadogan Place, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 6 minutes from Taschen
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Lush Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
123 Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 7 minutes from Taschen
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
23 Smith Street, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 5 minutes from Taschen
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Pimlico Road, Belgravia, London SW1W | 6 minutes from Taschen
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Mossop Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 6 minutes from Taschen
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Rasoi Restaurant
London > Business > Venue Hire
10 Lincoln Street, Chelsea, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 2 minutes from Taschen
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San Domenico House Hotel (former Sloane Hotel)
London > Business > Venue Hire
29-31 Draycott Place, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 2 minutes from Taschen
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Draycott Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
26 Cadogan Gardens, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 2 minutes from Taschen
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The Pianist of Willesden Lane
The Pianist of Willesden Lane
Theatre | Until 27th February 2016 

St James Theatre 24 minutes walk from Taschen

Based on the book The Children of Willesden Lane: Beyond the Kindertransport: A Memoir of Music, Love, and Survival, The ...More

 
Billy Elliot
Billy Elliot
Theatre | Until 17th December 2016 

Victoria Palace Theatre 1.36 miles from Taschen

This tale of a boy from a mining community who wants to become a dancer is even more affecting on ...More

 
Wicked
Wicked
Theatre | Until 29th April 2017 

Apollo Victoria Theatre 1.44 miles from Taschen

Prepare to see Glinda the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West in a whole new light after ...More

 
English Contemporary Psalm Settings
Concerts | On 13th February 2016 

St Peter's Church, Eaton Square 1.5 miles from Taschen

The choir performs a range of music by living composers, featuring works by Joseph Horovitz, Dan Rollison, Malcolm Singer, Thomas ...More

Brief Encounter Concert And Film Screening
Concerts | On 13th February 2016 

Cadogan Hall 1.98 miles from Taschen

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Escaped Alone
Escaped Alone
Theatre | Until 12th March 2016 

Royal Court Theatre 1.99 miles from Taschen

The Royal Court Theatre celebrates its 60th birthday in 2016 and commencing the year will be Caryl Churchill's Escaped Alone. ...More

 
Yen
Yen
Theatre | Until 13th February 2016 

Royal Court Theatre 1.99 miles from Taschen

Anna Jordan's Bruntwood Prize-winning play Yen receives its London premiere in 2016, with a staging at the Royal Court Theatre. ...More

 
The Choir Of The 21st Century With The Junior Academy Symphony Orchestra Perform Haydn And Britten
Concerts | On 13th February 2016 

Holy Trinity Church 1.99 miles from Taschen

The Choir and Orchestra perform Joseph Haydn's Maria Theresa Mass, plus the Choir will sing Benjamin Britten's unaccompanied masterpiece Ad ...More

Champagne Life
Champagne Life
Exhibitions | Until 6th March 2016 

Saatchi Gallery 2.16 miles from Taschen

Though at its current Kings Road home for just eight years, the Saatchi Gallery celebrates its thirtieth birthday ...More

 
Michael Craig-Martin: Transience
Michael Craig-Martin: Transience
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2016 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from Taschen

He was an influential teacher, working at Goldsmiths during the rise of ...More

 
 
 
 
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