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Whether you are planning a trip to London for the first time, or you are a seasoned traveler, there are many places to visit while you are in the area. One of these destinations is the historic bridge that connects Southwark to Westminster. The bridge is one of the most popular attractions in the city. Here are some tips to make your visit to the bridge a memorable one.

Golden Hinde

Visiting the Golden Hinde is a must for history buffs. It is the replica of Sir Francis Drake's famous warship, which was used in his voyage around the world in the 16th century. Today, it is docked in London's Bankside.

It is open seven days a week, and visitors can go on self-guided or guided tours. They also can join the crew and experience life aboard the galleon. The crew is dressed in period costumes, and they will guide you through the history of the ship. You can even see cannons and other tools of the open sea.

The full-sized replica was constructed using traditional methods, and it has been moored in St Mary Overie Dock in Southwark, London. However, it is not accessible for people with mobility impairments.

Old Operating Theatre Museum

Located near London Bridge, the Old Operating Theatre Museum is a great place to learn about the history of surgery. The theatre was built in 1822 and is the oldest surviving surgical theater in the country.

The Old Operating Theatre Museum was discovered by historian Raymond Russell in 1956. He was doing research on the history of St Thomas' Hospital. The theatre was the oldest of its kind, but no other 19th century operating theatres survived.

The theatre was reconstructed in the 1960s, and it is now open for public visitation. Visitors can take a guided tour of the theatre, or book a place for a demonstration of surgery.

The museum displays medieval monastic care, as well as medical and herbal instruments. You can also take a lecture on the history of the operating theatre.

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Borough Market

Visiting Borough Market is one of the best things to do in London. This foodie mecca is located on the south bank of the River Thames. It is easily accessible by public transport, and is also close to other famous sights.

Borough Market first opened as a fruit and vegetable wholesale market, and was later converted into a sustainable food hall. It's home to more than 100 vendors. They sell fresh, locally produced food and drink, as well as luxury cupboard fillers and unusual products. There are three marketplaces: the Main Market, Borough Market Kitchen, and the Street Food Market.

Borough Market is open every day except Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday. It's a great place to eat and shop, especially for those who are looking for a bit of organic, vegan, and gluten-free food.

Southwark Bridge

Whether you want to see London's newest landmark or you're a history buff, you can't go wrong with a visit to Southwark Bridge. Not only does the structure look spectacular, but it also offers great views of some of the city's most famous attractions.

If you're planning to go to Southwark, you should be sure to check out its Cathedral, which is one of London's most beautiful churches. In addition to being the site of Shakespeare's original playhouse, it also serves as a popular coffee shop for Charles Dickens.

There is also a free museum called Tate Modern, which is housed in an old power station. It's located on the south bank of the river and contains works by Monet, Pollock and Picasso.

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Science Gallery London

Located in London Bridge, Science Gallery London is a new venue that will bring together scientists, artists, academics, and local communities. It is a free-to-visit space that will attract visitors between the ages of 15 and 25. It will feature interactive exhibits, live experiments, and thought-provoking spaces. It will also have an art gallery, shop, cafe, and auditorium.

The venue is a three-floor building, with a ground floor that is large enough to hold a private dining event for up to 80 people. There is also a lecture theatre with a green room, a studio, and a ground level with 120 banquet seats.

The exhibitions will focus on themes related to addiction and health. They will feature King's academics, researchers, and artists. They will explore the underlying factors of addiction and the routes that recovery takes.

London Bridge - Book Tickets & Guided Tours

Whether you're a history buff or just want to see what the city looks like from above, book tickets to London Bridge and guided tours of the Tower of London to experience London in a whole new way. A great way to explore the glories of London, these iconic sites provide panoramic views of the city as well as a rich history of the UK.

There are five tours available, ranging from a 90-minute walking tour to a two-hour private tour. These tours are only offered during certain times of the year. There are also British Sign Language interpreted tours on selected days.

For visitors who prefer a self-guided tour, free brochures are available. There is a bridge exhibit that provides an overview of the bridge's history. The glass floor offers excellent views of the city and also offers information about the construction of the bridge.

There are also guided walks, which are a perfect choice for groups of friends or families. These tours use wireless technology and earbuds to keep the ambient noise down. They are available in high contrast or Braille formats.

During peak times, the entrance to the Walkways is not guaranteed. If you plan on taking photos of the bridge, make sure to arrive at least fifteen minutes before the scheduled raising of the bridge. The staff can show you the best viewing spots.

There are also a number of guided tours on the last Saturday of each month. These tours are designed for families with children, and allow young guests to follow a guide at a pace that is appropriate for them. The guides also teach about the royal family, including the Crown Jewels.

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