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7 minutes walk
 
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7 minutes walk
 
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Paddington Railway Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
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5 minutes walk
 
Royal Garden Hotel NCP
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Fifty Four Boutique Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  36% off
54 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 4 minutes from Science Museum Library
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
 
 
 
Grange Strathmore Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £50  33% off
41 Queen's Gate Gardens, SW7 | 5 minutes from Science Museum Library
Ideally located in London's affluent and fashionable Kensington area, the Grange Strathmore Hotel is an elegantly restored London townhouse, combining Victorian splendour with modern day luxury. ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £52  42% off
68-86 Cromwell Road, SW7 | 6 minutes from Science Museum Library
Formerly home to the Vanderbilt family, this grand Victorian townhouse with an imposing frontage is now part of the Radisson brand. Located on the bustling Cromwell ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Libraries nearest Science Museum Library

Nearest to Science Museum Library
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St Bride Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
Bride Lane, Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 3.3 miles from Science Museum Library
This specialist library off Fleet Street houses 50,000 books and 3,500 periodicals, catalogues and directories on printing. From techniques to type faces, graphic design to typography, ... More
 
 
 
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Pancras Square Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
5 Pancras Square, Bloomsbury, London N1C | 3.6 miles from Science Museum Library
In July 2014 St Pancras Library closed in its former location, Argyle Street, and relocated to shiny new premises at 5 Pancras Square, a new-build 14-storey ... More
 
 
 
Kensington & Chelsea Central Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
12 Philimore Walk, Kensington, London W8 | 15 minutes from Science Museum Library
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Colour Changing Cephalopods Of Coral Reefs: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 28th and Tuesday 31st March 2015 at 12.30pm-1pm and 2.30pm-3pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Science Museum Library
The museum's mollusca curator discusses the different uses of skin colour by species of squid and octopus....More
 
 
 
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James Last And His Orchestra
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 31st March and Wednesday 1st April 2015 - 7.30pm
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Science Museum Library
The legendary German composer and his orchestra performs big band arrangements of pop music hits....More
 
 
 
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Different From Others (Anders Als Die Andern) + Q&A
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 27th Mar to 2nd Apr 2015
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Science Museum Library
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Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Science Museum Library
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 | 2 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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Sights and Attractions near Science Museum Library

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Science Museum Library
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Museum of Instruments
London > Attractions > Museums
Royal College of Music Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Science Museum Library
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 | 2 minutes from Science Museum Library
The Science Museum in South Kensington houses one of the most comprehensive collections looking at the development of science and industry, and it is all done ... More
 
 
 
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Information Age
London > Attractions > Museums
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, SW7 | 2 minutes from Science Museum Library
A major permanent gallery on the second floor of the Science Museum, open on 25th October 2014, Information Age: Six Networks That Changed Our World is ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Science Museum Library

The best shops and markets near Science Museum Library
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La Cave a Fromage
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
24-25 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Science Museum Library
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
 
 
 
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Gilding the Lily
London > Shopping > Florists
Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Science Museum Library
Fishmonger Robin Moxon is regarded as one of the best suppliers of fish in London and is all too familiar with early morning trips to Billingsgate ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Science Museum Library

What are the best dining options near Science Museum Library London?
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Bistro One Ninety Queen's Gate
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
189 - 190 Queens Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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Bistrot 190
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
190 Queen's Gate, Gore Hotel, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Science Museum Library
Mediterranean cuisine. Booking advised. ... More
 
 
 
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Ognisko Polskie
London > Restaurants > Eastern European restaurants
55 Prince's Gate, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Science Museum Library
Polish cuisine. Booking advised. Separate room for parties. Tables on patio. Dress smart casual. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Science Museum Library

Near Science Museum Library
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Science Museum Library
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 Science Museum Library
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 | 26 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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Science Museum Library gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Science Museum Library
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
 
 
 
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London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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Pubs near Science Museum Library

The best pubs near London Science Museum Library.
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The Enterprise
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
35 Walton Street, South Kensington, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 11 minutes from Science Museum Library
Bar ... More
 
 
 
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The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW5 | 11 minutes from Science Museum Library
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The Admiral Codrington
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Mossop Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 12 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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Nightlife near Science Museum Library

Science Museum Library clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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Eighty Six
London > Nightlife > Bars
86 Fulham Road, South Kensington, London SW3 | 12 minutes from Science Museum Library
Eighty-Six is the brainchild of George Adams and Charlie Kearns, the duo behind Verbier's Coco Club. A popular place for after hours socialising for the Fulham ... More
 
 
 
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Barts
London > Nightlife > Bars
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 12 minutes from Science Museum Library
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 Science Museum Library

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Science Museum Library.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Great Hall, Imperial College
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Kensington Campus, SW7 | 2 minutes from Science Museum Library
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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The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Science Museum Library
... More
 
 
 
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Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Science Museum Library
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Cravings: Can Your Food Control You?
Cravings: Can Your Food Control You?
Exhibitions | Until 1st January 2016 

Science Museum 2 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

Cravings: Can Your Food Control You? at the Science Museum explores the power that food has over our bodies, brains ...More

 
Churchill's Scientists
Exhibitions | Until 1st March 2016 

Science Museum 2 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

The Science Museum's major exhibition of 2015 is Churchill's Scientists, which will run from January 2015 until early 2016. Marking ...More

Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea
Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea
Exhibitions | Until 13th September 2015 

Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

The Natural History Museum's exhibition Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea examines the spectacular seascapes and richness of life ...More

 
Images of Nature
Images of Nature
Exhibitions | Next performance 31st March 2015 

Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

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 3 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

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

 
Colour Changing Cephalopods Of Coral Reefs: Talk
Exhibitions | Until 31st March 2015 

Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

The museum's mollusca curator discusses the different uses of skin colour by species of squid and octopus....More

James Last And His Orchestra
Concerts | Until 1st April 2015 

Royal Albert Hall 3 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

The legendary German composer and his orchestra performs big band arrangements of pop music hits....More

Blue & White: British Printed Ceramics
Exhibitions | Until 3rd January 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 5 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

The quintessentially British style of ceramic design is presented in this exhibition, featuring works from the 1750s to the present ...More

Staying Power: Photographs Of Black British Experience, 1950s-1990s
Staying Power: Photographs Of Black British Experience, 1950s-1990s
Exhibitions | Until 24th May 2015 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 5 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

A "beautiful and arresting" exhibition (The Telegraph), Staying Power: Photographs of Black British Experience 1950s-1990s showcases images recently acquired by ...More

 
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty
Exhibitions | Until 2nd August 2015 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 5 minutes walk from Science Museum Library

Savage Beauty, the Alexander McQueen exhibition which became one of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's top 10 most visited exhibitions ...More

 
 
 
 
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