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The Buildings of High Holborn are a range of Tudor half-timbered buildings across a magnificent marble courtyard building which stands on the site of the former Staple Inn.
The Buildings of High Holborn are a range of Tudor half-timbered buildings across a magnificent marble courtyard building which stands on the site of the former Staple Inn. One of Charles Dickens's homes was on the site.
High Holborn, WC2
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Bloomsbury Square is the oldest garden square in London, established by Lord Southampton in 1665 and opened to the public in the 1950s
Sir John Soane's Museum is befittingly at the former home of the neo-classical architect Sir John Soane, displaying some of the eclectic objects he collected during his lifetime, including the Egyptian alabaster sarcophagus of Seti I with hieroglyphics, Roman mosaics, Pompeii bronzes, drawings by Christopher Wren, and paintings by artists such as Turner, Canaletto and William Hogarth
The British Museum is, undoubtedly, one of the best museums in the world and a definite highlight of any trip to London
The Cartoon Museum displays an extensive collection of British cartoon and comic art from the 18th century to the present day
The London Transport Museum traces the history of the city's iconic public transport, from horse and cart through early buses, tube trains and trolleybuses to the present day
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Seven Dials is an intersection of seven streets in the northern part of the Covent Garden district with lots of of mid-range designer clothing and shoe stores