Park Life Picks: London Life

16 June – 4 November
Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up at the Victoria and Albert Museum

The V&A has become renowned for its blockbuster exhibitions on cultural icons such as David Bowie and Alexander McQueen. This summer, a showcase of recently-discovered personal artefacts belonging to the artist and activist Frida Kahlo, including cosmetics, a prosthetic leg and a selection of her infamous dresses, grant a more intimate insight to her life than ever before.

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13 July – 08 September
BBC Proms

With a season of programming that spans the summer months, the BBC Proms has something for everyone from seasoned connoisseurs to complete newcomers. The centenary of 1918 runs through this year’s programme, including parliamentary recognition of the women’s right to vote. Located primarily at the Royal Albert Hall, one of the finest classical music festivals is only a short walk from us.

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02-08 July
RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

A short train ride away, the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show is set in 34 acres of stunning riverside grounds. The week-long event will see some of the country’s leading nurseries and designers showcase all variety of horticulture. With everything from calligraphy workshops to firework displays and some world-class food options, the day promises a feast for all the senses.

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Book directly with us and receive a £100 voucher on arrival for Hamleys, the biggest and most famous toy store in London. Visiting without the kids? Don’t worry; we’ll swap the voucher to £100 for Selfridges instead!

Valid for stays of 91 days or over throughout 2018. Reservations are to be booked and confirmed between 1st June and 30th September 2018

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