If you are looking for entertainment in central London, Kensington & Chelsea has an overwhelming variety of options to choose from. Whether you are a movie buff that wants to see the latest blockbuster or prefer an evening out at the theatre, every kind of taste in entertainment is catered to. With loads of events, cinemas, museums, theatres, art galleries etc. you will never experience a dull moment when you are in the Kensington & Chelsea borough.
The area is chock full with entertainment and cultural venues that will leave you in a tizzy deciding which to visit and what to skip.
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Some of the many entertainment options to choose from are:
Art galleries: Those having an interest in art will enjoy a tour of the Royal College of Art or Kensington and Chelsea College. For high-end galleries, there are a good number of them in the area including private galleries like the Saatchi Gallery, where you can purchase artwork to add to your collection. When it comes to art Kensington & Chelsea is brimming with galleries.
Museums: Culture lovers will revel in exploring the neighbourhood with some of the finest museums located in K&C. These include the V&A Museum, The Science Museum and the Natural History Museum. Some of the other prominent museums also worth touring include the National Army Museum, Museum of Brands, Packaging & Advertising and the Museum of Music.
Plenty of events and festivals: When in town check the local guides for the on-going events and festivals in the borough. K&C always has events and activities all through the year, so find out what is on during your visit. Some of the most well-known events include the Chelsea Flower Show, The Notting Hill Carnival, Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park, The BBC Proms and the Great British Beer Festival etc. There also are after dark tours of some of the famous museums in Kensington.
Enjoy a movie at a cinema: If you are looking for a classy cinema experience K&C is the place you’ll find it! Movie lovers can choose to visit and watch a movie at any of the iconic cinemas like the Coronet Cinema at Notting Hill or head to see the latest blockbuster at the Odeon on Kensington High Street. When it comes to cinemas K&C offers plenty of options.
Visit the theatre: Theatre lovers have never had it better when it comes to venues, ranging from al fresco theatres to small intimate theatre locations in K&C. From watching an open-air performance at Holland Park or seeing a classic at the Royal Court Theatre, there are plenty of options for theatregoers.