Somerset House

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Entry Fee : Free admission excluding the admission to the Embankment Galleries, Courtauld Gallery and other specified events.

Timings : 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM,
Edmond J Safra Fountain Court - 7:30 AM - 11:00 PM

Somerset House, London Overview

Somerset House is a unique part of the cultural scene in London. It is a historic building where there are different types of surprising and original work that comes to life and it is considered as a key cultural destination in the heart of the city.

Somerset House is a wonderful neo classical building situated in the heart of London and it stands between the Strand and the River Thames. The beauty of the house is increased during the summers when 55 fountains dance in the courtyard and in the winter, people can skate on London's most popular ice rink. There are also various open air concerts and films that are shown to the visitors. Somerset House is meant to be a place for inspiration and a platform where different talents can be showcased. It is also a popular filming location and there are various big budget Hollywood films like Tomorrow Never Dies and Golden Eye, which show the exterior of the house.

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