a station-by-station guide for UK tourist attractions

Baker Street

Baker Street is on the Bakerloo, Circle, Hammersmith & City, Jubilee and Metropolitan Underground lines
Marylebone is a National Rail station, National Rail | code MYB, and on the Bakerloo line.

Zone 1 (both stations)

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Marylebone (pronounced 'Marly-bone') is only ¼ mile from Baker Street which has more Underground lines.

Madame Tussauds

An exhibition of over 300 life-like wax figures of famous people from history and the present day including royalty, world leaders, sports stars and film stars. Chamber of Horrors. Spirit of London Ride. Tel. 0871 894 3000.
Open Daily 0930-1730 (please see website for later closing times).

Sherlock Holmes Museum

Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson lived at 221b Baker Street according to the stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The Victorian interior has been arranged as described in the published stories. Tel. 020 7224 3688.
Open Daily 0930-1800.
Although numbered 221b the Museum is actually between 237 and 241 Baker Street.

Royal Academy of Music Museum

Permanent galleries cover the history of the Royal Academy of Music from 1822 to the present day, exhibits include instruments, manuscripts and art. Strings Gallery. Piano Gallery (sometimes closed, see website). Exhibitions. Free public musical events and lectures. Tel. 020 7873 7443. Admission free
Open Jan-Nov, M-F 1130-1730, Sat 1200-1600.

Baker Street and Marylebone map
ZSL London Zoo
ZSL London Zoo
ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo 1¼ miles or by bus

A very wide range of animals including tigers, gorillas, monkeys, giraffes and meerkats. Special features include the Penguin Beach, Aquarium, Reptile House, Rainforest Life and Nightlife. 'ZSL' is The Zoological Society of London. Café, restaurant and picnic area. Tel. 020 7722 3333.
Open Daily 1000-1730 (closes 1600 Oct-Mar)
Bus 274 from stop C to the 'Primrose Hill, London Zoo' stop (displayed and announced on the bus), about 7 minutes journey, daily, about every 10 minutes. On the return journey alight at 'Baker Street Station' (stop A on the map).
To walk to ZSL London Zoo follow the Outer Circle around Regent's Park.

London Zoo map

London Guide

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London City Walks

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