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Marylebone

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Marylebone - Latest news, articles and photos

Visiting the Royal Academy of Music’s museum
Visiting the Royal Academy of Music’s museum

Visiting the Royal Academy of Music’s museum

A museum right in the centre of London is one you'd expect to be open a lot and packed with visitors - but there's a rather specialised one that's only open a few hours a week.

Jan
11
London’s Public Art: There and Now, Westminster Magistrates’ Court
London’s Public Art: There and Now, Westminster Magistrates’ Court

London’s Public Art: There and Now, Westminster Magistrates’ Court

If you walk past Westminster Magistrates' Court in Marylebone, you might notice a complex work of art on the wall reminiscent of steampunk designs.

Jan
04
Hunt for hand-written notes by Andy Leek in Marylebone this October
Hunt for hand-written notes by Andy Leek in Marylebone this October

Hunt for hand-written notes by Andy Leek in Marylebone this October

An art trail has popped up in Marylebone, all featuring messages dotted around the area.

Sep
22
2023
London’s Alleys: Spring Mews, W1
London’s Alleys: Spring Mews, W1

London’s Alleys: Spring Mews, W1

This is a narrow passage in Marylebone that once led to horse stables for the rich folk who lived here and is now more of a back access for a replacement mansion block

Sep
11
2023
London’s Alleys: Jacob’s Well Mews, W1
London’s Alleys: Jacob’s Well Mews, W1

London’s Alleys: Jacob’s Well Mews, W1

This is a mixed mews near Oxford Street and hidden behind a 1970s office block that boasts some very odd architecture, and some Wombles.

Feb
13
2023
London’s Alleys: Kendall Place, W1
London’s Alleys: Kendall Place, W1

London’s Alleys: Kendall Place, W1

This is an alley that passes through a block to the north of Oxford Street, and half of the block is owned by a single family.

Jan
30
2023
The unexpected interior of Our Lady of the Rosary, Marylebone
The unexpected interior of Our Lady of the Rosary, Marylebone

The unexpected interior of Our Lady of the Rosary, Marylebone

Not far from Marylebone can be found an austere looking church building, that has a surprisingly light and open interior.

Jan
05
2023
London’s Alleys: Virgil Place, W1
London’s Alleys: Virgil Place, W1

London’s Alleys: Virgil Place, W1

This is a short alley in Marylebone that used to be a lot longer and lead to lots of terraced housing that no longer exists.

Aug
08
2022
London’s Alleys: Oldbury Place, W1
London’s Alleys: Oldbury Place, W1

London’s Alleys: Oldbury Place, W1

This is a quiet set of low-rise mews houses and offices that can be found just off bustling Marylebone.

Jul
04
2022
London’s Alleys: Durweston Mews, W1
London’s Alleys: Durweston Mews, W1

London’s Alleys: Durweston Mews, W1

This is a small back of flats courtyard mews that can be found just around the corner from Baker Street.

Apr
18
2022
London’s Alleys: Sherlock Mews, W1
London’s Alleys: Sherlock Mews, W1

London’s Alleys: Sherlock Mews, W1

Just off Baker Street, home of a famous detective can be found a small cobbled street, Sherlock Mews, but which came first, the man or the mews?

Dec
20
2021
In Marylebone, a large stone plaque celebrates Charles Dickens
In Marylebone, a large stone plaque celebrates Charles Dickens

In Marylebone, a large stone plaque celebrates Charles Dickens

Normally, buildings occupied by someone famous get a small blue plaque, but when you're Charles Dickens, you get a huge stone mural instead.

Dec
16
2021
London’s Pocket Parks: The Memorial Garden of Rest, W1
London’s Pocket Parks: The Memorial Garden of Rest, W1

London’s Pocket Parks: The Memorial Garden of Rest, W1

This pocket park is 70 years old this year, and was created on the site of a former church that stood next to Marylebone High Street.

Nov
24
2021
Steel artwork on the corner of Marylebone Lane & Wigmore Street
Steel artwork on the corner of Marylebone Lane & Wigmore Street

Steel artwork on the corner of Marylebone Lane & Wigmore Street

At the junction of Wigmore Street and Marylebone Lane is a striking piece of modern art hanging within the frame of a new office block.

Sep
28
2021
Blue Plaque for one of Britain’s first black British medical consultants
Blue Plaque for one of Britain’s first black British medical consultants

Blue Plaque for one of Britain’s first black British medical consultants

One of Britain’s first black British consultants, the pioneering neurologist James Samuel Risien Russell has been commemorated with an English Heritage London blue plaque.

Jul
07
2021

London Underground plans upgrade for Marylebone tube station

London Underground is planning to partially demolish its tube station entrance within Marylebone station in order to add a third escalator and expand the number to ticket gates it has.

Jan
18
2019
Giant “Ice House” discovered under the streets of Marylebone
Giant “Ice House” discovered under the streets of Marylebone

Giant “Ice House” discovered under the streets of Marylebone

A long-lost Ice House has been uncovered during building works under the Regent's Crescent in Marylebone.

Dec
28
2018
Pay a visit to the British Dental Museum in central London
Pay a visit to the British Dental Museum in central London

Pay a visit to the British Dental Museum in central London

Yes, all about teeth and toothache and pulling teeth and filling teeth and polishing teeth.

Apr
07
2018
Today’s the 50th anniversary of the Marylebone Flyover
Today’s the 50th anniversary of the Marylebone Flyover

Today’s the 50th anniversary of the Marylebone Flyover

A large concrete and steel leviathan is marking the the 50th anniversary of slicing a community in half. The Marylebone Flyover was officially opened on this day in 1967.

Oct
12
2017
Trees and birds shine through the grime under the Marylebone Flyover
Trees and birds shine through the grime under the Marylebone Flyover

Trees and birds shine through the grime under the Marylebone Flyover

A small forest of trees and woodland animals have appeared under the polluted and noisy Marylebone Flyover, as a work of art.

May
31
2017
It’s the 100th anniversary of Marylebone Tube Station
It’s the 100th anniversary of Marylebone Tube Station

It’s the 100th anniversary of Marylebone Tube Station

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the opening of Marylebone tube station - but last month also marked the 110th anniversary of the opening of Marylebone tube station.

Apr
15
2017
Find the Tyburn Stone
Find the Tyburn Stone

Find the Tyburn Stone

A macabre relic of mass murder can be found sitting, almost unnoticed in the posh entrance of a London hotel.

Jul
21
2014
The gothic masterpiece concealed in Marylebone
The gothic masterpiece concealed in Marylebone

The gothic masterpiece concealed in Marylebone

Squashed in between buildings on a site next to the posh shopping area of Marylebone sits a surprisingly large and very gothic inspired church.

Feb
23
2013