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Since 1830, they've been advancing geographical science
Location: 1 Kensington Gore, SW7 2AR
Description: London has it all, style, fashion, architecture, celebs, transport, ITV, Borough Market... I could go on... and it's also got 'Geography'!
The 'Royal Geographical Society' is the learned society and professional body for geography. Formed in 1830, the Royal Charter of 1859 is for 'the advancement of geographical science.
Today, they deliver this objective through developing, supporting and promoting geographical research, expeditions and fieldwork, education, public engagement, and geography input to policy. And aim to foster an understanding and informed enjoyment of our world.
Holding the world's largest private geographical collection and public access to it, they have a thriving Fellowship and membership and offer the professional accreditation 'Chartered Geographer'.
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Edmund Halley's Tomb», 8.0km
The Man who knew everything», 1.5km
Explorer Stuart lived here», 1.1km
Colour Mauve invented here», 5.2km
Sir Isaac Newton lived here», 1.6km
The Colonnade Town House», 1.5km
Biker Denis Johnson worked here», 2.3km
Charles Darwin lived here», 2.3km
World's 1st Business Computer», 1.7km
Advancing Geography», 0km