Take respite from the bustling city in one of the capital’s eight Royal Parks. William III purchased the area in 1689 to be made into the private gardens of Kensington Palace; the asthmatic King enjoyed its tranquility and salubrious air. Today, Kensington Gardens serve as a peaceful refuge for all people living in, working in, or visiting Central London. Stroll through the avenues of trees and ornamental flower beds, pop into the Serpentine Gallery, and take in some of the Gardens’ most famous landmarks including the Albert Memorial, Peter Pan Statue, and the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Playground. Before you head to London, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly London trip itinerary builder app, to make sure you see all that London has to offer, including Kensington Gardens.
Tours to Kensington Gardens
Kensington Gardens reviews
I came here with a friend to eat our sandwiches on one of the many benches. We had a delightful walk and the park is large enough to easily maintain social distancing. more »
I Love Royalty!!!! So much to see Wimbledon on next trip We need to be blessed and vaccines working for all Coming back soon. I promise. Louise and Keith more »
Beautiful surroundings.... perfect for our afternoon picnic...plenty of bins which was a plus....kids really enjoyed the run around and the princess Diana park was just perfect. Fantastic visit and will most definitely return as it is surrounded by tube stations .
Lovely place. Beautiful green space. Lovely pond. Wildlife is lovely. Maze too was great. Cafe also. All good.
Plan your trip to London
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in London
Museums in London
Kid-friendly things to do in London
Side trips from London
Hidden gems in London
Nearby attractions in London
Trips to Kensington Gardens by other users
7 days in London BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM Garden at 120 Tower of London Tower Bridge 54 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SENEGAL Istanbul Rome Florence 8 days in London & Dubai BY A USER FROM INDIA London Dubai 20 days in London BY A USER FROM OMAN Soho Tower of London Tower Bridge 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL Berlin Amsterdam London 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA Istanbul Bucharest Belgrade