South Kensington & Chelsea

12 Dec 2022
Around 150 choristers in performance on stage at Royal Albert Hall
The Royal Choral Society, which is celebrating its 150th anniversary in 2022, has a long association with the Royal Albert Hall, having held its first concert there in in 1872. This annual performance of carols and Christmas music old and...
£22 (restricted view) & up
6 Dec 2022
Royal Albert Hall illuminated on wet night with Christmas tree
In what has become a regular tradition in the Albert Hall’s Christmas programming, composer John Rutter returns with two performances of his Christmas Celebration, conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Also eyeing the end of Rutter’s baton will be the two...
£20 (restricted view) & up
8 Dec 2022
Katherine Jenkins in a sparkling red dress at a previous live performance
The Royal Albert Hall sees Welsh mezzo-soprano Katherine Jenkins return this December with a Christmas presentation starring the best-selling singer and a selection of special guests. The artist has produced an astonishing fourteen albums that have all reached the number...
£30 (restricted view) & up
Science Museum Entrance
One of three museums on South Kensington’s Museum Lane, the Science Museum’s seven floors focus on history, innovation and advancement in the areas of science, technology, medicine, transport, engineering and media with a global perspective. Existing under its current name...
Romanesque revival exterior of the Natural History Museum
The architecture of South Kensington’s iconic Natural History Museum, designed by Alfred Waterhouse, is a striking work of art and one of the country’s most impressive Romanesque-style buildings. Sir Richard Owen, in charge of the museum’s natural history collection from...
Kensington Palace Front Exterior
Childhood home of Queen Victoria, and more recently the dwelling of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the elegant Kensington Palace on the western edge of London's Kensington Gardens has been a royal residence for over 300 years. Much of this working Royal Palace including the lavishly decorated State Apartments is open to the public.