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The Battersea Park is a lovely park spread over 200 acres on the southern banks of the Thames, known for its wildlife in the zoo.
The Battersea Park is a lovely park spread over 200 acres on the southern banks of the Thames, known for its wildlife in the zoo. It has a Peace Pagoda that was erected here by Japanese Buddhists to commemorate Hiroshima Day in 1985.
The Chelsea Physic Garden was developed in the 17th century by the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries for its students to study medicinal plants and healing
The National Army Museum explores the history of the British Army from the 11th century to the present day
Chelsea Old Church is a historic Grade I listed building dating back to the Medieval Ages
Carlyle's House is an 18th century building that was the home of the philosopher and historian Thomas Carlyle from 1834 and now houses a museum dedicated to his life and work
The Saatchi Gallery, established by Charles Saatchi in 1985, displays contemporary British art, sometimes controversial but well curated and influential
The Chelsea Harbour Design Centre showcases cutting edge British design from furniture to fabrics and lighting