South Kensington-Chelsea

South Kensington-Chelsea is a district of central . It is one most densely populated places in London and most affluent areas in the world. For travellers, the main points of interest are Albertopolis, containing several of the UK's major museums, and the shopping around Knightsbridge and Sloane Square.
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Notable Places in the Area

Theater
The is a concert hall on the northern edge of , . Photo: Tony Hisgett, CC BY 2.0.

Museum
The is a museum in , London which covers product, industrial, graphic, fashion and architectural design. Photo: Anthony O'Neil, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Park
, once the private gardens of , are among the Royal Parks of London. Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Park
is an area of , on the western edge of , that contains a street and public park of the same name. Photo: Ghouston, CC0.

Localities in the Area

Notting Hill is an affluent district of West London, England, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Photo: Garry Knight, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district of northwest central , around the vast Paddington Station of Paddington Bear fame. Photo: Natesh Ramasamy, CC BY 2.0.

Town
is an affluent district in the Royal Borough of and Chelsea in the of central London. Photo: Yaanch, Public domain.

South Kensington-Chelsea

Latitude
51.503° or 51° 30' 10.8" north
Longitude
-0.1931° or 0° 11' 35.3" west
Population
157,000
Abbreviation
KEC
United Nations Location Codes
GB CSE and GB KEN
Elevation
79 feet (24 metres)
Geo­Names ID
3333157

Also Known As

  • Arabic: Kensington ngan Chelsea
  • Arabic: كينسينغتون وتشيلسي
  • Armenian: Կենսինգտոն և Չելսի
  • Asturian: Kensington y Chelsea
  • Azerbaijani: Kensinqton və Çelsi
  • Basque: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Basque: Kensington eta Chelsea
  • Belarusian: Кенсынгтан і Чэлсі
  • Belarusian: Кенсінгтан і Чэлсі
  • Belarusian: Кенсінгтон і Чэлсі
  • Bengali: কেনসিংটন ও চেলসি
  • Bulgarian: Кенсингтън и Челси
  • Catalan: Chelsea
  • Catalan: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Catalan: Kensington i Chelsea
  • Cebuano: Royal Kensington and Chelsea
  • Chinese: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Chinese: 倫敦肯辛頓和切爾西自治市鎮
  • Chinese: 南金士顿-切尔西
  • Chinese: 肯辛頓-切爾西
  • Chinese: 肯辛頓-切爾西區
  • Chinese: 肯辛頓-切爾西皇家自治市
  • Chinese: 肯辛顿-切尔西区
  • Chinese: 肯辛顿和切尔西区
  • Czech: Kensington a Chelsea
  • Danish: Kensington & Chelsea
  • Danish: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Dutch: Kensington & Chelsea
  • Dutch: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Dutch: Kensington en Chelsea
  • Dutch: London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Dutch: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Dutch: South Kensington-Chelsea
  • English: Kensington and Chelsea (unparished area)
  • English: Kensington and Chelsea
  • English: Kensington and Chelsea Royal Borough
  • English: London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • English: RBKC
  • English: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • English: Royal Kensington and Chelsea
  • English: Royal London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Esperanto: Kensington kaj Chelsea
  • Esperanto: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Finnish: Kensington and Chelsea
  • French: Borough royal de Kensington et Chelsea
  • French: Bourg Royal de Kensington et Chelsea
  • French: Kensington & Chelsea
  • French: Kensington and Chelsea
  • French: Kensington et chelsea
  • French: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • French: South Kensington-Chelsea
  • French: borough royal de Kensington et Chelsea
  • Galician: Kensington e Chelsea
  • Georgian: კენსინგტონ ენდ ჩელსი
  • Georgian: კენსინგტონი და ჩელსი
  • German: GB-KEC
  • German: Kensington and Chelsea
  • German: London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • German: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • German: South Kensington
  • German: West Brompton
  • Greek: Βασιλικός Δήμος του Κένσινγκτον και Τσέλσι
  • Gujarati: રોયલ બોરો ઓફ કેન્સિંગ્ટન અને ચેલ્સી
  • Hebrew: דרום קנזינגטון וצ'לסי
  • Hebrew: הרובע המלכותי קנזינגטון וצ'לסי
  • Hebrew: הרובע המלכותי של קנזיגטון וצ'לסי
  • Hebrew: הרובע המלכותי של קנזינגטון וצ'לסי
  • Hebrew: קנזינגטון וצ'לסי
  • Hindi: केंसिंगटन ऐंड चेल्सी बरो
  • Hindi: केंसिंग्टन ऐंड चेल्सी बरो
  • Hungarian: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Icelandic: Kensington og Chelsea
  • Indonesian: Kensington dan Chelsea
  • Irish: Buirg Ríoga Kensington agus Chelsea
  • Irish: Ríoga Buirg an Kensington agus Chelsea
  • Italian: Borgo reale di Kensington e Chelsea
  • Italian: Kensington & Chelsea
  • Italian: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Italian: Kensington e Chelsea
  • Italian: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Japanese: RBKC
  • Japanese: ケンジントン・アンド・チェルシー区
  • Japanese: ケンジントン・アンド・チェルシー王室特別区
  • Kannada: ರಾಯಲ್ ಬರೋ ಆಫ್ ಕೆನ್ಸಿಂಗ್ಟನ್ ಮತ್ತು ಚೆಲ್ಸಿಯಾ
  • Korean: 켄징턴 첼시 구
  • Latin: Kinsentona et Chelsea
  • Macedonian: Кензингтон и Челзи
  • Macedonian: Кензингтон и Челси
  • Marathi: केन्सिंग्टन व चेल्सी
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Norwegian: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kensington & Chelsea
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kensington og Chelsea
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Occitan (post 1500): Kensington e Chelsea
  • Persian: منطقه سلطنتی کنزینگتون و چلسی
  • Polish: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Polish: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Portuguese: Kensington e Chelsea
  • Romanian: Burgul regal Kensington and Chelsea
  • Romanian: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Russian: Кенсингтон
  • Russian: Кенсингтон и Челси
  • Scots: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Scots: Ryal Borough o Kensington an Chelsea
  • Serbian: London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Serbian: Londonska opština Kensington i Čelsi
  • Serbian: Лондонска општина Кенсингтон и Челзи
  • Serbian: Лондонска општина Кенсингтон и Челси
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kensington and Chelsea
  • South Azerbaijani: سلطنتی کنزینقتون و چلسی منطقه‌سی
  • Spanish: Kensington
  • Spanish: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Spanish: Kensington y Chelsea
  • Swedish: Kensington and Chelsea
  • Swedish: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
  • Tajik: Кенсингтон ва Челси
  • Tajik: Ноҳияи шоҳонаи Кенсингтон ва Челси
  • Tamil: ராயல் பாரூக்ஹ் ஆப் கென்சிங்டன் & செல்சியா
  • Tatar: Кенсиңтон һәм Челси
  • Telugu: రాయల్ బోరోగ్ అఫ్ కెన్సింగ్టన్ అండ్ చెల్సి
  • Thai: รอยัลโบโรออฟเคนซิงทันแอนด์เชลซี
  • Turkish: Kensington ve Chelsea
  • Ukrainian: Кенсінгтон і Челсі
  • Urdu: شاہی بورو کینزنگٹن اور چیلسی
  • Urdu: کینزنگٹن اور چیلسی بورو
  • Vietnamese: Khu hoàng gia Kensington và Chelsea
  • Waray (Philippines): Kensington ngan Chelsea
  • Welsh: Bwrdeistref Brenhinol Kensington a Chelsea
  • Welsh: Bwrdeistref Frenhinol Kensington a Chelsea
  • Welsh: Kensington a Chelsea
  • Western Panjabi: کنسنگٹن تے چیلسی
  • Yiddish: קעניגלעכע בארא פון קענזינגטאן און טשעלסי
  • South Kensington e Chelsea
  • 켄징턴 첼시 왕립구

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