Benjamin Franklin House
0°7′30″W / 51.50750°N 0.12500°W / 51.50750; -0.12500Benjamin Franklin House is a museum in a terraced Georgian house at 36 Craven Street, London, close to Trafalgar Square. It...
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Wallace Collection
The Wallace Collection is a museum in London, with a world-famous range of fine and decorative arts from the 15th to the 19th centuries with large holdings of French 18th-century paintings, furniture,...
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Leighton House Museum
The Leighton House Museum is a museum in the Holland Park district of Kensington and Chelsea in London. The former home of the painter Frederic, Lord Leighton, it has been open to the public since 192...
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A Woman Peeling Apples
A Woman Peeling Apples (c. 1663) is a painting by the Dutch Golden Age painter Pieter de Hooch in the Wallace Collection in London. It is a genre painting showing a quiet domestic scene from the time...
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Apsley House
Apsley House, also known as Number One, London, is the London townhouse of the Dukes of Wellington. It stands alone at Hyde Park Corner, on the south-east corner of Hyde Park, facing south towards th...
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Royal Institution Christmas Lectures
The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures are a series of lectures on a single topic, which have been held at the Royal Institution in London each year since 1825, missing 1939-42 due to the Second Wor...
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Dr. Johnson's House
Dr Johnson's House in London is a former home of the 18th-century English writer and lexicographer Samuel Johnson. Built in 1700 by wool merchant Richard Gough (died 1728) it is a rare example of a ho...
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Florence Nightingale Museum
0°7′3″W / 51.50028°N 0.11750°W / 51.50028; -0.11750The Florence Nightingale Museum is located at St Thomas' Hospital, which faces the Palace of Westminster across the River Th...
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A Dance to the Music of Time (painting)
A Dance to the Music of Time is a painting by Nicolas Poussin in The Wallace Collection in London. It was painted between 1634 and 1636 as a commission for Giulio Rospigliosi (later Pope Clement IX), ...
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Carlyle's House
Carlyle's House, in the district of Chelsea, in central London, England, was the home acquired by the historian and philosopher Thomas Carlyle and his wife Jane Welsh Carlyle, after having lived at C...
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William Morris Gallery
The William Morris Gallery, opened by Prime Minister Clement Attlee in 1950, is the only public museum devoted to English Arts and Crafts designer and early socialist William Morris. The gallery is lo...
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Garrick's Temple to Shakespeare
Garrick's Temple to Shakespeare is a small garden folly erected in 1756 on the north bank of the River Thames at Hampton, London. It was built by the actor David Garrick to honour the playwright Willi...
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Sherlock Holmes Museum
The Sherlock Holmes Museum is a privately run museum in London, England, dedicated to the famous fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. It opened in 1990 and is situated in Baker Street, bearing the num...
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St Mary's Hospital, London
St Mary's Hospital is a hospital in Paddington, in the City of Westminster, London, founded in 1845. Since the UK's first academic health science centre was created in 2008, it has been operated by Im...
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Churchill War Rooms
The Churchill War Rooms is a museum in London and one of the five branches of the Imperial War Museum. The museum comprises the Cabinet War Rooms, a historic underground complex that housed a British ...
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Saatchi Gallery
The Saatchi Gallery is a London gallery for contemporary art, opened by Charles Saatchi in 1985 in order to exhibit his collection to the public. It has occupied different premises, first in North Lon...
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Francesca da Rimini and Paolo Malatesta appraised by Dante and Virgil
Francesca da Rimini and Paolo Malatesta appraised by Dante and Virgil is the title of three paintings by Ary Scheffer, all oils on canvas showing a scene from Dante's Inferno of Dante and Virgil viewi...
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The Lady with a Fan (Velázquez)
The Lady with a Fan is an oil painting by the Spanish court painter Diego Velázquez. It depicts a woman wearing a black lace veil on her head and a dark dress with a low-cut bodice. On the basis of it...
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Fullerian Professor of Chemistry
The Fullerian Chairs at the Royal Institution were established by John 'Mad Jack' Fuller.
Cuming Museum
The Cuming Museum in Walworth Road, within the London Borough of Southwark, London, England, houses the collection of the Cuming family and is also a museum of Southwark's history.The collection was b...
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Bramah Tea and Coffee Museum
0°5′41″W / 51.50500°N 0.09472°W / 51.50500; -0.09472The Bramah Tea and Coffee Museum was a museum in southeast London. It was the world's first museum completely devoted to th...
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The Swing (painting)
The Swing (French: L'Escarpolette), also known as The Happy Accidents of the Swing (French: Les Hasards Heureux de l'Escarpolette, the original title), is an 18th-century oil painting by Jean-...
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Royal Institution of Australia
The Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus), is a national scientific not-for-profit organisation with a mission to 'bring science to people and people to science'. It opened in October 2009.
The c...
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Down House
Down House is the former home of the English naturalist Charles Darwin and his family. It was in this house and garden that Darwin worked on his theories of evolution by natural selection which he had...
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Freud Museum
0°10′40″W / 51.54833°N 0.17778°W / 51.54833; -0.17778The Freud Museum in London is a museum dedicated to Sigmund Freud, who lived there with his family during the last year of...
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Wesley's Chapel
0°5′13″W / 51.52361°N 0.08694°W / 51.52361; -0.08694Wesley's Chapel is a Methodist church in London which was built by John Wesley, the founder of the Methodist movement. The ...
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John Ingamells
John Anderson Stuart Ingamells (12 November 1934 – 19 November 2013) was a British art historian and writer, and former director of the Wallace Collection.A native of Sussex, Ingamells attended Hastin...
Keats House
Keats House is a museum in a house once occupied by the Romantic poet John Keats. It is in Keats Grove, Hampstead, north London. Maps prior to ca.1915show the road with one of its earlier names, John ...
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