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From the glory of Hyde Park Corner’s monuments, to the incomparable art in the National Gallery, to the street crazies of Covent Garden, this is the London that even crabby cabbies quietly relish as they go about their business. START: Hyde Park Corner Tube Station 1 ★ Hyde Park Corner. The busiest traffic circle in London is one of the city’s most central locations, with Piccadilly, Knightsbridge, Park Lane, Constitution Hill, and Grosvenor Place radiating from its axis. It’s the perfect place to get great morning photos of the majestic statue of Winged Victory, which replaced the statue of the Duke of Wellington in 1912 as a topper to the Wellington Arch.
Looks so much like the Elgin Marbles, you’ll wonder about the artistic zeitgeist that seems to pass unaided through borders and cultures. There are statues of bodhisattvas, Buddhist archetypes, in every medium—from porcelain to metal. As you exit through Room 33b, be sure to look at the Chinese jade carvings (some are over 4,000 years old). @ 20 min. @ Enlightenment Gallery. “Discovering the World in the 18th Century” is the subtitle of this permanent exhibit, located in the restored King’s Library.