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Buckingham Palace

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Tate Modern

Both are highly recommended by professionals. Overall, Tate Modern scores slightly better than Buckingham Palace. Tate Modern ranks #1 in London with recommendations from 12 sources including Frommer's, Let's Go and Lonely Planet.

Both are highly recommended by professionals. Overall, Tate Modern scores slightly better than Buckingham Palace. Tate Modern ranks #1 in London with recommendations from 12 sources including Frommer's, Let's Go and Lonely Planet.

tripexpert score
93
#7 in London
location

Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1A 1AA

endorsements
  • 9 endorsements
  • 55

    Afar Magazine

    The residence and office of Her Majesty The Queen, Buckingham Palace is one of the few working palaces of the world. Full Review →

  • 14

    Concierge

    The queen's London pied-à-terre is not the most beautiful of palaces, but it's big.

  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    It's rare to get a chance to see how the other half—well, other minute fraction—lives and works. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 33

    The setting is glorious, sat between two great sweeping parks (Green and St. James's) at the end of an elegant tree-lined boulevard (The Mall). Full Review →

  • 58

    Let's Go

    From late July to early October, though, the royals head to Balmoral, and the State Rooms are opened to the public. Full Review →

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97
#2 in London

Bankside, London SE1 9TG

  • 13 endorsements
  • 55

    Afar Magazine

    It’s impossible to ignore the hulking 1950s architecture of the Tate Modern, slap-bang in the middle of the most-walked part of the South Bank. Full Review →

  • 14

    Concierge

    There is something very glamorous about the vast space, let alone the amazing holdings, which range from Matisse to Matthew Barney.

  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    This spectacular renovation of a mid-20th-century power station is one of the most-visited museums of modern art in the world. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 34

    Welcoming more than four million visitors a year, Tate Modern is the world's most popular modern art gallery (the free admission helps), and one of the capital's very best attractions. Full Review →

  • 58

    Let's Go

    Within the gallery rooms are Rothko and Picasso, Mondrian and Delvaux in glorious relief to... stark surroundings. Full Review →

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