The Italian Cultural Institute  

 
 
ADDRESS
39 Belgrave Square, Belgravia, London SW1X 8NX
 
 
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Free and open to everyone, the Institute hosts a wide range of annual and monthly events so be sure to check for updates on events. Go for an authentic coffee in the café before having a browse. There are usually a small number of items by Italian artists, photographers and sculptors on display, and the Institute often collaborates with larger institutions when Italian-focused exhibitions are in town.

In addition, Italian language courses, lectures, presentations, film festivals and author readings happen regularly. Hands-down, this is still one of the best cultural centres in London.

 

LondonTown.com - The Italian Cultural Institute Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Hyde Park Corner Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Knightsbridge Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Victoria Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Knightsbridge Masterpark
 
4 minutes walk
 
Cadogan Place NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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17 Hobart Place, Belgravia, Belgravia, London SW1W | 3 minutes from The Italian Cultural Institute
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London > Education > Language Courses
39 Belgrave Square, Belgravia, London SW1X | Same location as The Italian Cultural Institute
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39 Belgrave Square, Belgravia, London SW1X | Same location as The Italian Cultural Institute
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8 Grosvenor Place, Belgravia, Belgravia, London SW1X | 2 minutes from The Italian Cultural Institute
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