London Unveiled

great places to visit off the beaten path.

Chelsea Physic Garden ~ since 1673

The Chelsea Physic Garden was founded in 1673, as the Apothecaries’ Garden, with the purpose of training apprentices in identifying plants.  This 4 acre garden is a collection of around 5,000 … Continue reading

June 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Horniman Museum & Gardens

Frederick Horniman, a Victorian tea trader and philanthropist, began collecting objects, specimens and artefacts ‘illustrating natural history and the arts and handicrafts of various peoples of the world’ from around 1860. His … Continue reading

June 2, 2012 · 3 Comments

Fulham Palace, established 704 A.D.

Fulham Palace served as the residence for the Bishop of London for 12 Centuries and was finally vacated in 1975.  Located on Bishops Avenue, London, SW6 (nearest tube: Putney Bridge).  … Continue reading

May 15, 2012 · Leave a comment