Christie's South Kensington  

 
 
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85 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 3LD
 
 
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Established in 1776, Christie's holds sales ranging from Old Masters to the contemporary arts. In 1990 it broke all records with the sale Van Gogh's Portrait of Doctor Gachet for $82,500,000. More recently it raised $13,378,558 for the Rothschild Prayerbook, an extremely rare bible with illuminated manuscripts. The Christie's in South Kensington is their busiest saleroom in the UK. There are additional London branches on King Street, St James's which also has a gallery and a bookshop on the premises, and a Christie's gallery in Mayfair which is open to the public without charge and offers up to four exhibitions each year.

 

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South Kensington Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
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Imperial Wharf Station
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
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Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
8 minutes walk
 
Union Car Parks
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Kensington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £140  26% off
109-113 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 1 minute from Christie's South Kensington
Set just off from Old Brompton Road in the heart of fashionable South Kensington, The Kensington Hotel has a real history to match its stylish, understated ... More
 
 
 
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100 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 2 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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London > Apartment > Apartment   from £135  28% off
13 Harrington Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
With 33 open plan, one, two and three bedroom apartments, Cheval Harrington Court offers exceptional home living within the heart of South Kensington. The newly refurbished ... More
 
 
 
 
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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Gilding the Lily
London > Shopping > Florists
Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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La Cave a Fromage
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
24-25 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 28th April to 30th June 2016
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 3rd Jun, 10th Jun, 17th Jun, 24th Jun and 1st Jul 2016
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Cadogan Contemporary
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
87 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Christie's South Kensington
One of the leading contemporary art galleries in the UK, Cadogan Contemporary has been exhibiting British up and coming and veteran artists for over 25 years. ... More
 
 
 
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Natural History Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
The Victoria and Albert Museum (or V & A as everyone calls it) was originally founded in 1852 to inspire and educate British designers and manufacturers. ... More
 
 
 
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Byron
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
93-95 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Christie's South Kensington
Of all the many burger chains in London, Byron is the least gimmicky and could well be the best. Byron claims to source its beef from ... More
 
 
 
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Franco Manca, South Kensington
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
91 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Christie's South Kensington
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Caffe Nero
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66 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Christie's South Kensington
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London > Education > English Language Courses
21 Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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London > Education > Arts and Drama
13 South Terrace, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Trevor Blount Pilates
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5 Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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2-10 Harrington Road, South Kensignton, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW5 | 5 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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The Cadogan Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
298 Kings Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 9 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
The Cadogan Arms has been given a facelift by Tom and Ed Martin - the brothers behind The Botanist, The Gun, The Well, Hat & Tun ... More
 
 
 
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Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 14 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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La Maison Des Artistes
London > Nightlife > Bars
17a Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Ghost INC
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7-11 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Perhaps the last thing you would expect under South Kensington's upmarket Gainsborough Hotel is a compact cocktail bar pumping out electro house and nu-wave until 2.30am ... More
 
 
 
Boujis
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
43 Thurloe Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Private members club with a regular pack of paparazzi parked outside waiting for royals to exit after one too many vodka red bulls. Its popularity comes ... More
 
 
 
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London > Business > Venue Hire
109-113 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Christie's South Kensington
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Natural History Museum
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Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
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Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 2450 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Concerts | On 30th June 2016 

Cadogan Hall 1.98 miles from Christie's South Kensington

Pinchas Zukerman plays violin in and conducts Elgar's Serenade For Strings, Tchaikovsky's Andante Cantabile From String Quartet No 1, Serenade ...More

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Foodie Events | Until 25th April 2017 

Chai Wu Harrods 2.01 miles from Christie's South Kensington

An eastern twist on the traditional afternoon tea, Chai Wu, the elegant Chinese restaurant on the fifth floor of Harrods, ...More

 
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Exhibitions | Until 4th September 2016 

Saatchi Gallery 2.16 miles from Christie's South Kensington

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Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2016: Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2016: Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)
Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from Christie's South Kensington

This summer the Serpentine Pavilion, the annual architectural project commissioned by the Serpentine Gallery, goes beyond its usual scope ...More

 
Alex Katz
Exhibitions | Until 11th September 2016 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from Christie's South Kensington

American artist Alex Katz 's stylised figurative portraits were the subject of several major museum exhibitions in ...More

Etel Adnan
Exhibitions | Until 11th September 2016 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 2.3 miles from Christie's South Kensington

The first solo exhibition in a UK public institution dedicated to the Lebanese-American painter, ...More

Elytra Filament Pavilion
Elytra Filament Pavilion
Exhibitions | Until 6th November 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Christie's South Kensington

This newly-commissioned Elytra Filament Pavilion, a striking installation in the V&A's John Madejski Garden, has been created by architects and ...More

 
Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years of Theatre in London and New York
Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years of Theatre in London and New York
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Christie's South Kensington

Part of a year-long programme of activity to mark 40 years of the Olivier Awards Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years ...More

 
Engineering the World: Ove Arup and the Philosophy of Total Design
Engineering the World: Ove Arup and the Philosophy of Total Design
Exhibitions | Until 6th November 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Christie's South Kensington

He made ambitious designs for the Sydney Opera House and the Penguin Pool at ...More

 
Paul Strand: Photography and Film for the 20th Century
Paul Strand: Photography and Film for the 20th Century
Exhibitions | Until 3rd July 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Christie's South Kensington

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