Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum

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20 Princes Gate, South Kensington, London SW7 1PT†
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Museum of Polish militaria, predominantly relating to the Polish Armed Forces during World War Two in the West. There are also some rare exhibits relating to the Napoleonic era, examples of 18th century Polish armour (Winged Hussars) and Regimental Colours from 1918-1946.

Opening and closing times for Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum

Today (Friday) Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum closes at 16.00

Monday:

Closed

Tuesday:

14.00
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16.00

Wednesday:

14.00
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16.00

Thursday:

14.00
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16.00

Friday:

14.00
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16.00

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

South Kensington Tube Station
10 minutes walk
Knightsbridge Tube Station
11 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

West Brompton Overground Station
26 minutes walk
Paddington Railway Station
22 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Q-Park Kingston House
2 minutes walk
Union Car Parks
3 minutes walk

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The Egerton House Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £246† 31% off
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Set back from a tree-lined garden square in exclusive Knightsbridge, with prime shopping nearby at Harrods or along the King's Road and the Natural History Museum ... More
The Rembrandt Hotel London
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11 Thurloe Place, SW7 | 8 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
Built in Edwardian times, the Rembrandt is an historic building but has been updated with contemporary décor and facilities. It boasts superb conference facilities, fitness centre ... More
Beaufort House Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment † from £245† 38% off
45 Beaufort Gardens, SW3 | 8 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
Located in the heart of Knightsbridge, Beaufort House is a small, five-star property containing 21 individually designed apartments. Awarded a Gold Award from Visit England in ... More
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Museum of Instruments
London > Attractions > Museums
Royal College of Music Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
The RCM Museum of Instruments was started in 1894 with a donation from Sir George Donaldson. Today it features over six hundred instruments, some of which ... More
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Science Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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Royal Geographical Society
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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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Albert Memorial
London > Attractions > Sights
Kensington Gardens, 27 Princes Square, South Kensington, London W2 | 4 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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 College of Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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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Prom 20: Walton, Gurney & Sally Beamish
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Friday 1st August 2014 - 7.30pm
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
Martyn Brabbins conducts Gurney's War Elegy, Sally Beamish's Violin Concerto and Walton's Symphony No 1 In B Flat Minor, with Anthony Marwood, violin....More
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Great Whites In Great Britain': Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: Friday 1st and Sunday 3rd August 2014 at 12.30pm-1pm and 2.30pm-3pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
Join us as we discuss the possibility that these great predators may exist in UK waters....More
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Photography Summer Show
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Stephanie Hoppen, 17 Walton Street, SW3 | 10 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
A diverse exhibition featuring works by Suzanne Jongmans, David Chow, Helen Lyon, Paulette Tavormina and Seamus Ryan....More
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Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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 | 4 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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
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Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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H&M
London > Shopping > Clothing
17-21 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 7 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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National Geographic Store
London > Shopping > Specialists
102a Brompton Road, Soho, London SW3 | 8 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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Rigby & Peller
London > Shopping > Ladies Fashion
2 Hans Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 8 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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Ognisko Polskie
London > Restaurants > Eastern European restaurants
55 Prince's Gate, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
Polish cuisine. Booking advised. Separate room for parties. Tables on patio. Dress smart casual. ... More
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Verdi
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, SW7 | 3 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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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Bistro One Ninety Queen's Gate
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
189 - 190 Queens Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 15 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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 | 28 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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Space NK
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40 Hans Crescent, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 10 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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Hyde Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Rangers Lodge, Hyde Park, London W2 | 10 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
Technically two different parks, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are in practical terms one huge, merging expanse. The 'split' dates back to 1728 when Queen Caroline, ... More
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Pensioners' Playground
London > Leisure > Activities
Hyde Park Pavilion Tennis and Bowls Centre, Hyde Park, London W2 | 10 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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The Enterprise
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
35 Walton Street, South Kensington, , Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 10 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
Bar ... More
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The Admiral Codrington
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Mossop Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 12 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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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The Pantechnicon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
10 Motcomb Street, Belgravia, London SW1X | 14 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
From the people who brought us The Thomas Cubitt gastropub comes this Motcomb Street venture with a ground floor bar and two ... More
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Barts
London > Nightlife > Bars
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 13 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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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Blue Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Berkeley Hotel, Wilton Place, Belgravia, London SW1X | 14 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
Having a cocktail in the Blue Bar is akin to sipping on gin and tonic in a very posh - and possibly eccentric - grand dame's ... More
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Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 15 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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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Royal Geographical Society
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1034 people.... More
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Royal Albert Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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 | 4 minutes from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum
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

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Prom 20: Walton, Gurney & Sally Beamish
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Serpentine Gallery 5 minutes walk from Polish Institute & Sikorski Museum

A durational performance exploring the relationship between artist and audience through the medium of the body....More

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