Skandium

 
 
ADDRESS
247 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 2EP
 
 
TELEPHONE
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon to Wed, Fri & Sat 10:00 - 18:30, Thu 10:00 - 19:00, Sun 11:00 - 17:00. Dec: open until 20:00 on Thu
 

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Achingly hip temple to Scandinavian design, Skandium is owned by three Scandinavians living in London. Fed up with being unable to find anywhere that specialised in modern Scandinavian design, Magnus Englund, Chrystina Schmidt and Christopher Seidenfaden decided to bring the new, innovative ideas pouring out of Scandinavia together with old, well established design icons. The result is Skandium which now has two shops - the other is on Marylebone High Street (W1U 4QS) - and they also run the only Marimekko shop in the UK (at St Christopher's Place), a specialist Finnish textile brand. Stocking design classics by names like Arne Jacobsen, Alvar Aalto and Hans Wegner, it's entirely different ball game to Ikea.

 

Opening and closing times for Skandium

Today (Wednesday) Skandium closes at 18.30

Monday:

10.00
-
18.30
 
 

Tuesday:

10.00
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18.30
 
 

Wednesday:

10.00
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18.30
 
 

Thursday:

10.00
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19.00
 
 

Friday:

10.00
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18.30
 
 

Saturday:

10.00
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18.30
 
 

Sunday:

11.00
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17.00
 
 

LondonTown.com - Skandium Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Knightsbridge Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Parks
 
5 minutes walk
 
Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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