Glorious Georges

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 31ST DECEMBER 2014

ADDRESS
Kensington Palace State Apartments, Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 4PX†
Dates:
17th April 2014†until†31st December 2014

Nearby

At Kensington Palace State Apartments a special display will take place to mark the 300th anniversary of the Georgian dynasty. The King's State Apartments will be transformed to recreate the court of King George II and Queen Caroline, to show how the Georgian king and his court entertained in lavish style. There will also be a Georgian garden party featuring historically appropriate food, music and costumes at the palace on 14th and 15th June. There will also be Glorious Georges exhibitions at Kew Palace and Hampton Court Palace.

About Kensington Palace State Apartments

Originally a private country house, public visitors are now warmly welcomed into Kensington Palace, the birthplace of Queen Victoria and home to Princess Diana between 1981 and 1997. Relive the moment in the Victorian Rooms when the young Princess Victoria discovered that she was to become Queen. More about Kensington Palace State Apartments

LondonTown.com - Glorious Georges Location Map

Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Queensway Tube Station
7 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

West Brompton Overground Station
24 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Royal Garden Hotel NCP
3 minutes walk
Young Street NCP
5 minutes walk

Further articles featuring Glorious Georges on LondonTown.com

What's on in London 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

THE BEST

Hotels near Glorious Georges

Near Glorious Georges
Royal Garden Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £106† 37% off
2-24 Kensington High Street, W8 | 3 minutes from Glorious Georges
The Royal Garden's main attraction is the view it offers over Hyde Park, towering as it does over the well-kept royal gardens of Kensington Palace. As ... More
The Milestone Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £285† 23% off
1 Kensington Court, W8 | 5 minutes from Glorious Georges
'Luxury' best sums up these rooms and apartments overlooking Kensington Palace and Gardens in one of London's most coveted positions. Apartments come with fireplaces, en-suite marble ... More
Baglioni Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £342† 36% off
60 Hyde Park Gate, SW7 | 5 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
THE BEST

Events near Glorious Georges

Near Glorious Georges
Today Only
Binkbeats
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Monday 26th January 2015 - 8pm-10.30pm
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 10 minutes from Glorious Georges
Experimental electronica from the Dutch musician and producer....More
Now On
American Sniper (Over 18s)
London > Events > Film Events †Dates: 25th to 29th Jan 2015 - Various Times
Odeon Whiteleys - The Lounge, Whiteleys Of Bayswater, Queensway, Bayswater, W2 | 13 minutes from Glorious Georges
Born and raised in Odessa, Texas, Chris Kyle becomes a professional rodeo rider until injury forces him to reassess his priorities. He enlists with the military ...More
Now On
Ex Machina (Over 18s)
London > Events > Film Events †Dates: 25th to 29th Jan 2015 - Various Times
Odeon Whiteleys - The Lounge, Whiteleys Of Bayswater, Queensway, Bayswater, W2 | 13 minutes from Glorious Georges
Nathan is a talented computer programmer at a hi-tech firm run by the enigmatic Caleb. As part of a company-wide competition, Nathan wins a weekend at ...More
THE BEST

Entertainment near Glorious Georges

Near Glorious Georges
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 10 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gate Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 10 minutes from Glorious Georges
With an average audience capacity of 70, the Gate has been presenting first class fringe theatre for over 30 years and continues to do so, making ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coronet
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 10 minutes from Glorious Georges
Originally built in 1898 as a theatre, Notting Hill's Coronet is now the place to go for a good, old-fashioned cinema experience. The dcor harks back ... More
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Glorious Georges

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Glorious Georges
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Palace State Apartments
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Glorious Georges
Originally a private country house, public visitors are now warmly welcomed into Kensington Palace, the birthplace of Queen Victoria and home to Princess Diana between 1981 ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Diana, Princess Of Wales Memorial Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Nr Black Lion Gate Broad Walk, Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park, London W2 | 7 minutes from Glorious Georges
This truly magical place is a kiddie's wonderland and the ideal jaunt for family fun. The focal point of the commemorative Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Albert Memorial
London > Attractions > Sights
Kensington Gardens, 27 Princes Square, South Kensington, London W2 | 9 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
THE BEST

Shopping near Glorious Georges

The best shops and markets near Glorious Georges
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
MAC Cosmetics
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
28a Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Glorious Georges
Ultra-chic, ultra-hip cosmetics with colours to die for, all imported from Canada. A must-have for the cosmetics connoisseur. For a treat you can book a session ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whole Foods Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
6397 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
& Clarke's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
112 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Glorious Georges
From rosemary and raisin to fig and fennel, parmesan and herb to pumpernickel, & Clarke’s produces over 2000 loaves of bread every night. Undeniably some of ... More
THE BEST

Restaurants near Glorious Georges

What are the best dining options near Glorious Georges London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Orangery (Kensington Palace)
London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Glorious Georges
Set in the perfectly manicured grounds of historic Kensington Palace, The Orangery offers an idyllic setting for afternoon tea for those who want tranquility and breathtaking ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Orangery (Kensington Palace)
London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Glorious Georges
Former royal conservatory set amid Kensington Gardens. Set in the perfectly manicured grounds of historic Kensington Palace, the Orangery offers an idyllic setting for afternoon tea ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Min Jiang
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
Royal Garden Hotel, 2 - 24 Kensington High Street, , Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Glorious Georges
Located on the 10th floor of the Royal Garden Hotel, within the heart of the beautiful district of Kensington, the Min Jiang Restaurant treats diners to ... More
THE BEST

Education near Glorious Georges

Near Glorious Georges
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 13 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King Street College
London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 29 minutes from Glorious Georges
This school teaches about 800 students from 40 different countries, offering general and exam focused English language courses for adults. Students prepare for the Cambridge exams and ... More
THE BEST

Leisure near Glorious Georges

Glorious Georges gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Glorious Georges
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Princes Square, Bayswater, London W2 | 6 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Glorious Georges
Although a restaurant, clubbing and event venue, the extraordinary Kensington Roof Gardens are still accessible to the general public during the day if there are no ... More
THE BEST

Pubs near Glorious Georges

The best pubs near London Glorious Georges.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Churchill Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Glorious Georges
Now more England's national cuisine than sausages and mash, Thai food (the perfect accompaniment to a cooling pint of lager), saw its inauguration in the small, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Mall Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
71 Palace Garden Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Glorious Georges
... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
THE BEST

Nightlife near Glorious Georges

Glorious Georges clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Glorious Georges
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 8 minutes from Glorious Georges
Pricey but always fun, this subterranean dive in the heart of trendy West London enjoys a steady crowd and on big nights it gets absolutely packed ... More
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Glorious Georges

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Glorious Georges.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Glorious Georges
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Glorious Georges
An oasis high in the sky above Kensington High Street, the Roof Gardens comprises one and a half acres of themed gardens. These gardens surround an ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from Glorious Georges
Kensington Conference and Events Centre, Just a two minutes walk from High Street Kensington Underground Station, Kensington Chelsea and Events Centre is a highly adaptable, purpose-designed ... More

Kensington Palace State Apartments events

Fashion RulesFashion RulesTake a nostalgic look back at recent decades of royal dress through the wardrobes of three members of the British monarchy: HM Queen Elizabeth II in the 1950s, Princess Margaret in the 1960s and 70s and Diana, Princess of Wales in the 1980s. Fashion Rules presents five rooms within Kensington Palace where elegant and extraordinary couture dresses b26th January 2015Saturday 4th July 2015 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
Category: event
Ongoing
Fashion Rules
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Fashion
DATES4th July 2013 to 4th July 2015
VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
Take a nostalgic look back at recent decades of royal dress through the wardrobes of three members of the British monarchy: HM Queen Elizabeth II in the 1950s, Princess Margaret in the 1960s and 70s and Diana, Princess of Wales in the 1980s. Fashion Rules presents five rooms within Kensington Palace where elegant and extraordinary couture dresses b...†More about this event
Royal Women and Power DressingRoyal Women and Power DressingDiscover more about the history of royal power dressing and how modern royal women continue using fashion as a diplomatic tool to symbolise status, power and national identity at Kensington Palace.18th May 2015Monday 18th May 2015 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
Category: event
Royal Women and Power Dressing
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATESMonday 18th May 2015 - 6.45pm-8.30pm
VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
Discover more about the history of royal power dressing and how modern royal women continue using fashion as a diplomatic tool to symbolise status, power and national identity at Kensington Palace.
 
 

Hotels Near

Glorious Georges

 
 
Near Glorious Georges All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Kensington Palace State Apartments

 
 
 
Fashion Rules
Exhibitions | Until 4th July 2015 

Kensington Palace State Apartments

Take a nostalgic look back at recent decades of royal dress through the wardrobes of three members of the British ...More

School Of Design Work-In-Progress
Exhibitions | Until 30th January 2015 

Royal College of Art 9 minutes walk from Kensington Palace State Apartments

...More

Initiating Drawing
Exhibitions | Until 23rd February 2015 

Royal College of Art 9 minutes walk from Kensington Palace State Apartments

Life drawing class with Martin Morris....More

Remembrance: The Royal College Of Art And The First World War Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 30th January 2015 

Royal College of Art 9 minutes walk from Kensington Palace State Apartments

An exhibition commemorating students and staff of the Royal College of Art who served in World War One featuring exhibits ...More

Binkbeats
Concerts | On 26th January 2015 

Royal Albert Hall 10 minutes walk from Kensington Palace State Apartments

Experimental electronica from the Dutch musician and producer....More

An Inoperative Mythology
Exhibitions | Until 30th January 2015 

Blyth Gallery, Imperial College 10 minutes walk from Kensington Palace State Apartments

Paintings by Royal College of Art students Lauren Cohen, Abraham Kritzman, Marlene Steyn, Isobel Wohl and Zadie Xa....More

Title And Deed
Theatre | Until 7th February 2015 

The Print Room 10 minutes walk from Kensington Palace State Apartments

A nameless man from a far-off place, looks for connections and solace in an unknown country. Solo drama written by ...More

RCM Chamber Music
Concerts | On 26th January 2015 

Royal College of Music 12 minutes walk from Kensington Palace State Apartments

Flautist Taylor Maclennan and pianist Sarah Park perform Poulenc's Flute Sonata and flautist Kei Lok Chau and harpist Dora Lim ...More

Unlocking Lovelock: Scientist, Inventor, Maverick
Exhibitions | Until 9th April 2015 

Science Museum 14 minutes walk from Kensington Palace State Apartments

Delve into the archives of one of Britain's most important living scientists, James Lovelock. Among the exhibition are laboratory notebooks, ...More

Drawn By Light: The Royal Photographic Society Collection
Exhibitions | Until 1st March 2015 

Science Museum 14 minutes walk from Kensington Palace State Apartments

Over 200 images and artefacts by leading historical names in the world of photography, including works from the 1820s by ...More

 

Trending Now

 
 
May in London 2015
May in London 2015

Bend It Like Beckham goes from screen to London stage in May 2015, just one of the LondonTown top ...More

 
February in London 2015
February in London 2015

Maxine Peake, Ralph Fiennes and Juliet Stevenson make February 2015 a strong month for new theatre in London. Beatles ...More

 
The Deck Valentine's Restaurant
The Deck Valentine's Restaurant
Seasonal | On 14th February 2015 

The Deck at the National Theatre

Not usually open to the public, The Deck at the National Theatre is open for one night only this Valentine's ...More

 
Shoe Kangaroo And The Big Bad Boot: Garlic Theatre (Ages 4-7)
Shoe Kangaroo And The Big Bad Boot: Garlic Theatre (Ages 4-7)
Theatre | On 14th February 2015 

Lyric Hammersmith

Meet the wondrous, magical Shoe Kangaroo on the island of lost shoes as Garlic Theatre takes children aged 4 to ...More

 
Pillow Cinema
Pillow Cinema
Film Events | Until 1st February 2015 

Shoreditch Underground

Aimed at those struggling to tear themselves away from the sofa this January, the team behind the Hot Tub Cinema ...More

 
Skylodge: Grimm Dinner
Foodie Events | Until 7th February 2015 

Skylodge

Having done Apres Ski and Lumberjack themes, Skylodge has now moved location once more and returns to its Bavarian roots ...More

Alex Edelman: Millennial
Alex Edelman: Millennial
Comedy | Until 31st January 2015 

Soho Theatre

New York based comedian Alex Edelman brings his debut show Millennial to the Soho Theatre in January 2015. A recent ...More

 
Bonnie Gull Seafood Bar
Bonnie Gull Seafood Bar
Opens 3rd February 2015 

Nick Lloyd Webber (son of Andrew) has created his first original score for the stage for this musical version of ...More

 
Z Shoreditch
Opened January 2015 

Z Hotels, the boutique-budget hotel group which offers out-of-town prices in city central locations in London, Liverpool and Glasgow opens ...More

Zetter Townhouse Marylebone
Opens 1st February 2015 

Mark Sainsbury and Michael Benyon's Zetter Group - which owns the Zetter and Zetter Townhouse, famous for ...More

 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near Kensington Palace State Apartments

From cheap budget accommodation to luxury 5 star suites see our special offers for Kensington Palace State Apartments hotels, including The Milestone Hotel London from 78% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960