Top Sights and Attractions in Camden

Camden Town is an inner city district of London and is 2.4 miles north of the centre of London. Camden is characterised by the smell of street food, thumps from the stalls and a charming vibe. Camden doesn’t fail to amaze you. There are lively stalls and boutiques and hence Camden is a discovery. For fashion, music, crafts and arts enthusiasts, Camden is an ideal destination.

The atmosphere that Camden offers is unbeatable. Popular people like Dylan Thomas, Amy Winehouse and Walter Sicker made Camden their home. Camden is well connected to the various parts of London. Camden Town Tube Station is the nearest station.

Let us look at some of the top attractions in Camden:

Jewish Museum

Jewish Museum consists of four permanent galleries showcasing an extensive range of objects that speak of British Jewish family. The highlights of the museum are the East End Street and a map that shows where all did Jews come from all parts of the world. The museum exhibits interactive displays, audio-visual programmes, diverse exhibitions and cultural events.

Camley Street Natural Park

Camley Street Natural Park is hidden in the urban heart of King’s Cross. The park is a haven for birds, bees and plant life. The park is taken care of by London Wildlife Trust.

ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo is definitely one of the most popular zoos of the country. There are over 12,000 animals. Come here and check out the shows. Learn a lot about animals and witness diversity in Aquarium, Butterfly Paradise, Gorilla Kingdom and Penguin Pool.

You can also go to the Animal Adventure, children’s zoo. Here you can experience the sights and smells of animal kingdom.

Jenny Wren (Canal Boat Cruises)

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Jenny Wren is an attractive narrow boat. The cruises take trips from Walker’s Quay in Camden up to London Zoo and Regent’s Park. The cruise goes through the Maida Hill Tunnel and onto Little Venice and Robert Browning Island. Not many people know that you can cruise through Camden, but there’s a looong list of unusual things to do in London!

Camden Lock Market

Camden Lock Market is one of London’s most entertaining areas. The market houses lively cafes, trendy bars, fun venues to hang out and chill. Camden Lock Market is also the place to get jewellery, furniture, clothing and home ware.

Stables Market


If you are here in Camden, you must also check out the wide range of stalls selling items like jewellery and clothing.

Camden is home to numerous places to wine and dine. The neighbourhood also comprises various accommodation options. There are various kinds of hotels and serviced apartments in Camden. You can take your pick from a diverse range according to your needs and preferences.

About the Author

I am Pradeep, an avid traveller and blogger. Exploring new places and sharing my experiences with people is my passion. I am currently working as a blogger for Ratedapartments – serviced apartments providers specifically dealing in major cities of the world such as London, Paris, New York, New Delhi and Singapore.


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