pioneer Top Pioneer-related places to visit in London.

Top Pioneer-related places to visit in London.


The celebration of a pioneer, those who yearned for discovery, and those who remain an inspiration.

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11. Charles Darwin's Down House @ Luxted Road, Downe, Kent
12. Lloyds Law Courts Pedal Power @ 222 Strand, London
13. Agnes Marshalls Food Empire @ 32 Mortimer Street, Fitzrovia
14. London's First Traffic Island @ St James Street, Piccadilly, London
15. Susan Travers born here @ 35 Courtfield Gardens, Kensington
16. Tompion and Graham Clockmakers @ 69 Fleet Street, London
17. First Lady of Fleet Street @ 7 Chesterfield Gardens, Mayfair
18. D'Oyly Carte lived here @ 2 Dartmouth Park Road, Kentish Town
19. Ernest Shackleton lived here @ Aberdeen House, 12 Westwood Hill, Sydenham, Lond
20. Mendelssohn Composed Here @ 168 Denmark Hill, Camberwell
21. St Barnabas Preaching Riots @ St Barnabas Street, Pimlico
22. Robert Falcon Scott lived here @ 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea, London
23. Clement Attlee's House @ 17 Monkham's Avenue, Woodford Green
24. The shop of Ignatius Sancho @ 19 Charles Street, Mayfair
25. Colour Mauve invented here @ 290 Cable Street, London
26. A Spy called The White Rabbit @ Queen Court, Guildford Street, Camden
27. St Mary's Hospital @ Praed Street, Paddington
28. UK's 1st Ten Pin Bowling Alley @ 158 Clapton Common, Stamford Hill
29. The Freud's Lived Here @ Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens
30. The 1st one way Street @ Albermarle Street
31. UK's First Female Doctor @ 20 Upper Berkeley Street, Marylebone
32. Curse of Tutankhamun @ 19 Collingham Gardens, Kensington
33. Fleming Museum & Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital, Praed Street, London
34. Stuntman Blondins Niagara Villa @ Northfield Avenue, Northfields, London
35. Spratt's Dog Food Factory @ Morris Road, Poplar
36. The World's First Ever Cashpoint @ 20 The Town, Enfield
37. Thomas Crapper Flush House @ 12 Thornsett Road, Bromley, London
38. A Blue Plaque for a Car Legend @ 14/15 Conduit Street, Mayfair
39. Edmund Halley's Tomb @ St Margaret's Church, Lee Terrace, Lewisham
40. Cartoonist Phil May lived here @ 20 Holland Park Road
41. Nelson Mandela statue @ Parliament Square, Westminster
42. Gestetner's Former Home @ 124 Highbury New Park, Highbury
43. Captain James Cook @ 88 Mile End Road, Mile End
44. Spend a Penny @ Royal Exchange, London
45. House of Abdus Salam @ 8 Campion Road, Putney
46. Millicent Fawcett Statue @ Parliament Square, Westminster
47. Scientist Rosalind Franklin @ Donovan Court, 107 Drayton Gardens, Chelsea
48. William Tierney Clark lived here @ 7 Hammersmith Terrace, Hammersmith
49. The Rainbow Coffee House @ 16 Fleet Street
50. First Plastic Invented Here @ Berkshire Road, Hackney Wick, London
51. Doctor Barnardo @ 58 Solent House, Ben Jonson Road, Stepney
52. Gideon Mantells Surgery @ 28 Clapham Common South Side, Clapham
53. Londons 1st Fish and Chip shop @ 78/80 Cleveland Way, Bethnal Green
54. Edward Whymper's House @ 82 Waldegrave Road, Teddington
55. Leyton-lad teaches Emperor @ 93 Trumpington Road, Leytonstone
56. Wimbledon Wingfield lived here @ 33 St George's Square, Pimlico
57. Safety champion Shaws house @ 94 Southwark Bridge Road, Borough
58. Artist William Etty lived here @ 14 Villiers Street, Charing Cross
59. Thomas Hodgkin lived here @ 35 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury
60. The Scott Family Lodgings @ 80 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London
61. Parachute Pioneer lived here @ Goldings, Clays Lane, Loughton
62. Stockwell Bus Garage @ Lansdowne Road, Stockwell
63. The Birdman of Winchmore Hill @ 96 Green Dragon Lane, Palmers Green
64. Time was created here @ 119 High Holborn
65. The discovery of Penicillin @ St Mary's Hospital
66. St Margarets and Captain Cook @ Abbey Road, Barking
67. Mr Morse and his special Code @ 141 Cleveland Street, Fitzrovia
68. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
69. Livingstone I Presume? @ 1 Savile Row
70. First Birth Control Clinic @ 108 Whitfield Street, Bloomsbury
71. The Harvard Chapel @ North Transept, Southwark Cathedral, London
72. Coldplay Ancestor's Summer Time @ The Cedars, Camden Park Road, Chislehurst, Broml
73. Jigsaws were invented here @ Russell Street, Covent Garden, London
74. James Clark Ross lived here @ 2 Eliot Place, Blackheath
75. Hartley's Fireproof Obelisk @ Putney Heath, London
76. Freemans Started Here @ 131-143 Clapham Road, Clapham
77. Blind pioneer Gilbert's house @ 5 Stanhope Place, Hyde Park
78. Andrex 2-ply invented here @ Paper Mill Place, St Andrews Road, Walthamstow
79. Gertrude Bells Home @ 95 Sloane Street, Chelsea
80. Sir Learie lived here @ 101 Lexham Gardens, Earls Court
81. Joseph Hansom lived here @ 27 Sumner Place, South Kensington
82. A Churchill Residence @ 12 Bolton Street, Piccadilly
83. Stanley I Presume? @ 2 Richmond Terrace, Whitehall
84. London's First Bridge @ River Thames, Vauxhall
85. Concorde man born here. @ 499 Hale End Road, Highams Park, London
86. Inventor of Holograms lived here @ 79 Queens Gate, Kensington, London
87. Joseph-Rene Bellot's Obelisk @ Riverside Walk, Greenwich, London
88. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
89. George Bernard Shaw lived here @ 29 Fitzroy Square
90. Wynkyn de Worde, Fleet St Father @ Stationer's Hall, St Brides, London
91. The First Human Cannonball @ The Royal Aquarium, Tothill Street, Westminster
92. Percy Lambert: Fastest Man @ Brompton Cemetary, Brompton, Kensington
93. The Aeronaut of Holloway @ Highgate Cemetary East, Swain's Lane
94. Virginia Woolf born here @ 22 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
95. Dick Whittington lived here. @ College Street
96. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
97. Explorer Stuart lived here @ 9 Campden Hill Square, London
98. Sir Richard Burtons Bedouin Tomb @ St Mary Magdalen's RC Church, 61 Worple Way, Mor
99. Francis Galton Lived Here @ 42 Rutland Gate, Knightsbridge
100. The Savoy Theatre @ Savoy Street, Westminster
101. It's For You-Who @ Burlington House, Piccadilly
102. Sopwith Camel maker lived here @ 46 Green Street, Mayfair
103. Thomas B Macaulay lived here @ 50 Great Ormond Street, London
104. First Aborigine in Europe @ St John's Churchyard, Eltham
105. Joseph Priestley lived here @ 113 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney
106. The First Great Magician? @ Flat 1 Ornan Court, Ornan Road, Belsize Park
107. Motoring pioneer lived here @ 16 Stafford Place
108. Mary Macarthur lived here @ 42 Woodstock Road, Golders Green
109. AV Roe's Flying Machine @ 47 West Hill, Wandsworth
110. Bouncing Bomb inventor's house @ 241 New Cross Road, New Cross