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South Kensington, London

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South Kensington is a London Underground station in the district of Kensington, south west London. It is served by the District, Circle and Piccadilly lines. On the District and Circle lines, the station is between Gloucester Road and Sloane Square, and on the Piccadilly line, it is between Gloucester Road and Knightsbridge. It is in Travelcard Zone 1. The main station entrance is located at the junction of Old Brompton Road (A3218), Thurloe Place, Harrington Road, Onslow Place and Pelham Street. Subsidiary entrances are located in Exhibition Road giving access by pedestrian tunnel to the Natural History, Science and Victoria and Albert Museums. Also close by are the Royal Albert Hall, Imperial College London, the Royal College of Music, the London branch of the Goethe-Institut and the Ismaili Centre.
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  • Wandered around here yesterday. Some very exclusive houses, foreign embassies, nice restaurants, and home of the famous Natural History and Science museums. The Lamborghini showroom was impressive. Bi...  more »
  • The hotel was near the next Gloucester Road station, but it took seven to eight minutes to get to South Kensington Station. A short walk from the Natural History Museum and the Royal Albert Hall. I was relieved by the wonderful streetscape. There are a lot of shops in front of the station in a safe place even at night. There was also a tombo of a Japanese café.
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