Bach Marathon

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 1ST APRIL 2013

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1st April 2013
 
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Sir John Eliot Gardiner's ambitious Easter Monday Bach bonanza features nine inspiring and elevating hours of back-to-back (Bach-to-Bach?) music and talks celebrating the baroque composer. Join Sir John's Monteverdi Choir, the English Baroque Soloists and an array of distinguished guests for a day paying homage to the man Mozart described as being the "original father of harmony". For more information please visit www.monteverdi.co.uk.

 

About Royal Albert Hall

Classical music, rock, pop and jazz, sporting events, galas, banquets and balls and the world-famous Proms series all take place within the Royal Albert Hall's iconic oval walls. One of London's most versatile venues, it is a favourite of performers from Jose Carreras to Kylie Minogue. More about Royal Albert Hall

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Paddington Railway Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Parks
 
6 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Kingston House
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Calendar 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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Hotels near Bach Marathon

Near Bach Marathon
Eden Plaza Kensington Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel
68-69 Queens Gate, SW7 | 5 minutes from Bach Marathon
In the heart of Central London, the Eden Plaza Hotel sits closely to the Natural History Museum and the Science Museum, as well as being near ... More
 
 
 
Baglioni Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £298  33% off
60 Hyde Park Gate, SW7 | 6 minutes from Bach Marathon
You can really tell the Italian influence on this London branch of the Roman boutique hotel group. Not only is it located a short step from ... More
 
 
 
Fifty Four Boutique Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  34% off
54 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 7 minutes from Bach Marathon
Located at 54 Queen's Gate, this traditional Edwardian townhouse hotel is well positioned, within five minutes' walk of both Gloucester Road and South Kensington Tube stations ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Bach Marathon

Near Bach Marathon
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Wildscreen Photography Festival 2014
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th, 25th and 26th October 2014 - 9.30am-5.30pm
Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Bach Marathon
A three-day event featuring exhibitions and workshops, with a key-note speech from award-winning photojournalist Tim Laman....More
 
 
 
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Family Day
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: Sunday 26th October 2014 - 12noon
Serpentine Gallery, Kensington Gardens, W2 | 5 minutes from Bach Marathon
...More
 
 
 
Ends Today
Behind The Lens: Wildlife Photographers: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th, 25th and 26th October 2014 at 12.30pm-1pm and 2.30pm-3pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Bach Marathon
An opportunity to discover more about wildlife photography....More
 
 
 
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Near Bach Marathon
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Bach Marathon
Classical music, rock, pop and jazz, sporting events, galas, banquets and balls and the world-famous Proms series all take place within the Royal Albert Hall's ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Bach Marathon
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Bach Marathon
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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Sights and Attractions near Bach Marathon

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Bach Marathon
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Bach Marathon
The Royal College of Art has a lively programme of exhibitions featuring the work of its postgraduate students. In a further bid to promote artistic excellence ... More
 
 
 
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Albert Memorial
London > Attractions > Sights
Kensington Gardens, 27 Princes Square, South Kensington, London W2 | 2 minutes from Bach Marathon
This 180ft Victorian bronze gilt statue in Kensington Gardens is a tribute to Queen Victoria's husband, Prince Albert, and was erected following his death through typhoid ... More
 
 
 
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Royal Geographical Society
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Bach Marathon
For the past two centuries this old-fashioned 'learned society' has sent explorers and adventurers all over the world. Famous names from Mungo Park to ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Bach Marathon

The best shops and markets near Bach Marathon
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Cave a Fromage
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
24-25 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from Bach Marathon
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whole Foods Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
6397 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 10 minutes from Bach Marathon
The Barkers Building on Kensington High Street used to house an entire department store so you can imagine how much fresh, good-for-you food you can fit ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gilding the Lily
London > Shopping > Florists
Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 10 minutes from Bach Marathon
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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Restaurants near Bach Marathon

What are the best dining options near Bach Marathon London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Verdi
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, SW7 | Same location as Bach Marathon
Verdi is the appropritately named restaurant at the Royal Albert Hall which replaces the former Cafe Consort, following a £1 million refurbishment unveiled on Tuesday 15th ... More
 
 
 
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Bistrot 190
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
190 Queen's Gate, Gore Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Bach Marathon
Mediterranean cuisine. Booking advised. ... More
 
 
 
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Bistro One Ninety Queen's Gate
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
189 - 190 Queens Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Bach Marathon
Bistro One Ninety is an all-day restaurant in the prestigious Gore Hotel. With tasteful vintage décor and a friendly atmosphere, the bistro is known for fine ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Bach Marathon

Near Bach Marathon
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Bach Marathon
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 Bach Marathon
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, SW11 | 29 minutes from Bach Marathon
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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Bach Marathon gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 10 minutes from Bach Marathon
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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Kensington Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Princes Square, Bayswater, London W2 | 10 minutes from Bach Marathon
Technically two different parks, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are in practical and historical terms one huge, merging expanse. Almost every kind of outdoor pursuit takes ... More
 
 
 
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G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 12 minutes from Bach Marathon
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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Pubs near Bach Marathon

The best pubs near London Bach Marathon.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Enterprise
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
35 Walton Street, South Kensington, , Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 13 minutes from Bach Marathon
Bar ... More
 
 
 
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The Admiral Codrington
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Mossop Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 14 minutes from Bach Marathon
Affectionately referred to as "the Cod", this Knightsbridge boozer-come-gastropub has acquired a reputation for serving high quality, modern food in no-fuss, sleek surroundings. If you do ... More
 
 
 
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Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 14 minutes from Bach Marathon
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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Bach Marathon clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Bach Marathon
Richard Branson's rooftop restaurant-come-nightclub at Kensington Roof Gardens is a favourite with the glam girls of Kensington, who can be seen at all hours sipping cocktails ... More
 
 
 
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Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Bach Marathon
If you ask your friends about this place, not many will know. It's not wildly off the beaten track either, situated directly opposite High Street Ken ... More
 
 
 
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Barts
London > Nightlife > Bars
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 15 minutes from Bach Marathon
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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Meeting venue hire near Bach Marathon

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Bach Marathon.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Albert Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Bach Marathon
Can accomodate for up to 5200 people.... More
 
 
 
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The Great Hall, Imperial College
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Kensington Campus, SW7 | 1 minute from Bach Marathon
One of London's largest academic venues, the Imperial College London has a portfolio of more than 200 meeting and seminar rooms. Its largest conference room, The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Geographical Society
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Bach Marathon
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1034 people.... More
 
 
 

Royal Albert Hall events

 
Level 42: The Sirens TourLevel 42: The Sirens TourThe Mark King-led quintet, known for its hits Lessons In Love and Something About You, performs jazz-funk and new wave rock in support of the album Sirens.26th October 2014Sunday 26th October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
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Level 42: The Sirens Tour
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Retro Pop
DATES  Sunday 26th October 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
The Mark King-led quintet, known for its hits Lessons In Love and Something About You, performs jazz-funk and new wave rock in support of the album Sirens.
Bluesfest Daytime ScheduleBluesfest Daytime ScheduleToday's line-up includes Paul Lamb & The King Snakes, Curtis Stigers, Georgie Fame, Ben Poole, The Silver Rays, Dan Owen, Nina Ferro, Mike Sanchez and Nigel Mooney plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.27th October 2014Monday 27th October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
On Soon
Bluesfest Daytime Schedule
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Blues
DATES  Monday 27th October 2014 - 1pm-4.45pm
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
Today's line-up includes Paul Lamb & The King Snakes, Curtis Stigers, Georgie Fame, Ben Poole, The Silver Rays, Dan Owen, Nina Ferro, Mike Sanchez and Nigel Mooney plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.
Bluesfest Daytime ScheduleBluesfest Daytime ScheduleToday's line-up includes Georgie Fame, Andy Fairweather Low & The Low Riders, Jo Harman, Dan Owen, Big Boy Bloater, Marcus Bonfanti, Danny Toeman, Mike Sanchez and The Bad Apples plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.28th October 2014Tuesday 28th October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
On Soon
Bluesfest Daytime Schedule
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Blues
DATES  Tuesday 28th October 2014 - 1pm-4.45pm
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
Today's line-up includes Georgie Fame, Andy Fairweather Low & The Low Riders, Jo Harman, Dan Owen, Big Boy Bloater, Marcus Bonfanti, Danny Toeman, Mike Sanchez and The Bad Apples plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.
Van MorrisonVan MorrisonThe veteran singer-songwriter from Belfast, known to his fans as Van The Man, performs his rock, blues and folk hits, including Brown Eyed Girl and Domino, and promotes the album Born to Sing: No Plan B.28th October 2014Tuesday 28th October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
On Soon
Van Morrison
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Rock
DATES  Tuesday 28th October 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
The veteran singer-songwriter from Belfast, known to his fans as Van The Man, performs his rock, blues and folk hits, including Brown Eyed Girl and Domino, and promotes the album Born to Sing: No Plan B.
Blues Storytelling For FamiliesBlues Storytelling For FamiliesAn interactive music-based storytelling workshop.28th October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
On Soon
Blues Storytelling For Families
event > Theatre > Kids shows
DATES  Tuesday 28th and Thursday 30th October 2014 - 10am-10.40am
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
An interactive music-based storytelling workshop.
Bluesfest Daytime ScheduleBluesfest Daytime ScheduleToday's line-up includes Andy Fairweather Low & The Low Riders, The Hoax, Dr Feelgood, Danny Bryant, Paddy Milner's Londonola, The Motives featuring Matt Taylor, Never The Bride, Mike Sanchez and The Bad Apples plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.29th October 2014Wednesday 29th October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
On Soon
Bluesfest Daytime Schedule
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Blues
DATES  Wednesday 29th October 2014 - 1pm-4.45pm
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
Today's line-up includes Andy Fairweather Low & The Low Riders, The Hoax, Dr Feelgood, Danny Bryant, Paddy Milner's Londonola, The Motives featuring Matt Taylor, Never The Bride, Mike Sanchez and The Bad Apples plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.
Elvis CostelloElvis CostelloThe veteran singer-songwriter and guitarist, born Declan Patrick MacManus, plays from a selection of his pub rock and new wave hits including Alison, Watching The Detectives and Pump It Up. With support from Georgie Fame And The Blue Flames.29th October 2014Wednesday 29th October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
On Soon
Elvis Costello
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Rock
DATES  Wednesday 29th October 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
The veteran singer-songwriter and guitarist, born Declan Patrick MacManus, plays from a selection of his pub rock and new wave hits including Alison, Watching The Detectives and Pump It Up. With support from Georgie Fame And The Blue Flames.
Bluesfest Daytime ScheduleBluesfest Daytime ScheduleToday's line-up includes Dr Feelgood, Marcus Bonfanti, Mud Morganfield, Mitch Laddie Band, Babajack, The Excitements, Jon Allen, Mike Sanchez and Matt White Trio plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.30th October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
On Soon
Bluesfest Daytime Schedule
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Blues
DATES  Thursday 30th October 2014 - 1pm-4.45pm
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
Today's line-up includes Dr Feelgood, Marcus Bonfanti, Mud Morganfield, Mitch Laddie Band, Babajack, The Excitements, Jon Allen, Mike Sanchez and Matt White Trio plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.
Beth HartBeth HartContemporary blues by the singer-songwriter who hails from Los Angeles. With support from Robert Cray.30th October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
On Soon
Beth Hart
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Blues
DATES  Thursday 30th October 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
Contemporary blues by the singer-songwriter who hails from Los Angeles. With support from Robert Cray.
Bluesfest Daytime ScheduleBluesfest Daytime ScheduleToday's line-up includes Mud Morganfield, The Excitements, Nell Bryden, Si Cranstoun, Cadillac Kings, Bex Marshall, Dave Arcari, Mike Sanchez and Jon Allen plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.31st October 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
Royal Albert Hall,   Kensington Gore      SW7 2AP
Category: event
On Soon
Bluesfest Daytime Schedule
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Blues
DATES  Friday 31st October 2014 - 1pm-4.45pm
VENUE  Royal Albert Hall 
Today's line-up includes Mud Morganfield, The Excitements, Nell Bryden, Si Cranstoun, Cadillac Kings, Bex Marshall, Dave Arcari, Mike Sanchez and Jon Allen plus discussions, workshops hosted by Jason Rebello and storytelling sessions for children.
 

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Level 42: The Sirens Tour
Concerts | On 26th October 2014 

Royal Albert Hall

The Mark King-led quintet, known for its hits Lessons In Love and Something About You, performs jazz-funk and new wave ...More

Trisha Donnelly
Exhibitions | Until 9th November 2014 

Serpentine Gallery 5 minutes walk from Royal Albert Hall

A contemporary installation from the American artist Trisha Donnelly who rode into Casey Kaplan's 14th Street gallery on a white ...More

Family Day
Leisure | On 26th October 2014 

Serpentine Gallery 5 minutes walk from Royal Albert Hall

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The Serpentine Sackler Gallery
Tours | Until 31st December 2014 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 5 minutes walk from Royal Albert Hall

The Zaha Hadid-designed gallery acts as the Serpentine's second space, and will feature a new gallery, restaurant and social space. ...More

Open For Business
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Science Museum 5 minutes walk from Royal Albert Hall

Open For Business at the Science Museum tells the story of the British industry through eye-opening photography and film footage. ...More

Joan Fontcuberta: Stranger Than Fiction
Joan Fontcuberta: Stranger Than Fiction
Exhibitions | Until 9th November 2014 

Science Museum 5 minutes walk from Royal Albert Hall

The Science Museum's Media Space, launched last year, hosts the first major UK exhibition by Catalan artist Joan Fontcuberta this ...More

 
Images of Nature
Images of Nature
Exhibitions | Next performance 26th October 2014 

Natural History Museum 6 minutes walk from Royal Albert Hall

Women artists are the theme of Natural History Museum's temporary exhibition in the Images of Nature gallery, which showcases botanical ...More

 
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Exhibitions | Until 30th August 2015 

Natural History Museum 6 minutes walk from Royal Albert Hall

Some photographers wait for weeks in order to catch that one great action shot, some set up elaborate timing mechanisms. ...More

 
Constable: The Making of a Master
Constable: The Making of a Master
Exhibitions | Until 11th January 2015 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 7 minutes walk from Royal Albert Hall

The V&A showcases the work of British landscape artist John Constable in Constable: The Making of a Master. The exhibition ...More

 
Horst: Photographer Of Style
Horst: Photographer Of Style
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 7 minutes walk from Royal Albert Hall

This major retrospective looks at the career of German-born photographer Horst P Horst, one of the 20th century's master photographers. ...More

 
 
 
 
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