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The Mall

The Mall is a grand processional route which has seen innumerable historic Royal processions including coronations, state openings of Parliament and state visits.

Admiralty Arch

Admiralty Arch, commissioned by King Edward VII as a memorial to his mother Queen Victoria, stands at the north east end of The Mall linking to Trafalgar Square.

The Blue Bridge

The Blue Bridge offers spectacular views across St James's Park Lake to Buckingham Palace to the west and Horse Guards Parade, Big Ben and the London Eye towards the east.

Horse Guards Parade

Horse Guards Parade is the ceremonial parade ground in St James's Park and is the scene of Trooping the Colour on the Queen’s official birthday in June.

Duck Island

Duck Island is a nature reserve for St James's Park bird collection. It is located on the east end of St James's Park Lake.

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