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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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Imperial Wharf Station
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
8 minutes walk
 
Union Car Parks
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near Christie's South Kensington

Near Christie's South Kensington
The Regency Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £95  26% off
100 Queens Gate, SW7 | 2 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
The Regency Hotel in South Kensington on the tree-lined road of Queens Gate is in a prime spot near Old Brompton Road with a good choice ... More
 
 
 
Harrington Court Apartments
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  37% off
13 Harrington Road, SW7 | 2 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Close to the London Natural History Museum, Kensington Palace and the Olympia Conference and Exhibition Centre, this 4 star Victorian property features 47 guest rooms, business ... More
 
 
 
130 Queen's Gate Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £227  24% off
130 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Located in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, the 130 Queen's Gate Apartments provide state-of-the-art accommodation nearby to many of London's attractions, including the Natural ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Christie's South Kensington

The best shops and markets near Christie's South Kensington
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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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Events near Christie's South Kensington

Near Christie's South Kensington
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Workshop With Yasmeen Ismail
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 23rd November 2014 at 10am-11am and 2pm-3pm
Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
An interactive storytelling and drawing workshop....More
 
 
 
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South Ken Kids Festival
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 21st, 22nd and 23rd November 2014 - 10am-6pm
Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
From 17 to 23 November 2014, the Institut francais in London will be hosting the 17th annual South Ken Kids Festival. This year's edition will feature ...More
 
 
 
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Workshop With Daniel Maja
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 10am-11am
Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
An interactive workshop for children....More
 
 
 
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Near Christie's South Kensington
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Cine Lumiere
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
The Cine Lumiere is a shining beacon for all fans of European and World cinema. Attached to the Institut Francais, its programme is varied and intelligent, ... More
 
 
 
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Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Sights and Attractions near Christie's South Kensington

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Christie's South Kensington
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Natural History Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Science Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Restaurants near Christie's South Kensington

What are the best dining options near Christie's South Kensington London?
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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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Caffe Nero
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
66 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Christie's South Kensington
Nero is probably the best of the Capital’s coffee shop chains. Offers a wide range of authentic Italian coffee in a pleasant relaxed environment. Snacks include ... More
 
 
 
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Maxela
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
84 Old Brompton Road, SW7 | 1 minute from Christie's South Kensington
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Christie's South Kensington

Near Christie's South Kensington
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 15 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 18 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Leisure near Christie's South Kensington

Christie's South Kensington 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 | 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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Lush Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
123 Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 11 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
More than just a skincare shop, this branch of Lush on the Kings Road houses the Lush Spa. An overpowering mix of perfumes assaults the nose ... More
 
 
 
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Ushvani
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
1 Cadogan Garden, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 15 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
One of Knightsbridge's better kept secrets is the Ushvani day spa, tucked away in a Grade II listed building on Cadogan Gardens. Founded by Usha Arumugam, ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Christie's South Kensington

The best pubs near London Christie's South Kensington.
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The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW5 | 5 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Builders Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
13 Britten Street, Chelsea, London SW3 | 9 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
This popular, basic pub serves some really great food. Everything is cooked on the premises from proper ingredients and the smell that drifts out of the ... More
 
 
 
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The King's Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
190 Fulham Road, Chelsea, SW10 | 9 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Christie's South Kensington clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Eighty Six
London > Nightlife > Bars
86 Fulham Road, South Kensington, London SW3 | 4 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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 | 8 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Evans & Peel Detective Agency
London > Nightlife > Bars
310c Earls Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 12 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
Taking the speakeasy trend to another level, the Evans & Peel Detective Agency is a bar moonlighting as fully functioning detective company. The basement bar can ... More
 
 
 
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Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
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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The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 11 minutes from Christie's South Kensington
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Workshop With Alex Barrow And Gabby Dawnay
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 3 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

Hop on board and take in the sights, sounds, and smells of London with the creators of London Calls!...More

Workshop With Daniel Maja
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 3 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

An interactive workshop for children....More

Workshop With Yasmeen Ismail
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 3 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

An interactive storytelling and drawing workshop....More

Workshop With Aurelie Guillerey
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 3 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

An illustration workshop for children....More

Workshop With Benji Davies
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 3 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

Learn how to draw animals....More

Workshop With Axel Scheffler
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 3 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

An illustration workshop, with assistance from the popular artist....More

Create Your E-Comics
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 3 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

Experiment with incredible apps and follow the steps to make an impressive digital comic strip!...More

Drawing Duo - Delphine Perret & Benji Davies
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 3 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

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Workshop With OKIDO
Kids Events | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 3 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

Make your own skeleton puppet with the lovely team behind OKIDO....More

Images of Nature
Images of Nature
Exhibitions | Next performance 23rd November 2014 

Natural History Museum 6 minutes walk from Christie's South Kensington

Women artists are the theme of Natural History Museum's temporary exhibition in the Images of Nature gallery, which showcases botanical ...More

 
 
 
 
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