The Royal Institution,
21 Albemarle Street, London, W1S 4BS

The Royal Institution has been home to lectures, discourses and world-changing discoveries since 1802 and made famous to modern audiences through the televised Christmas Lectures.

By tube

The Royal Institution is a five-minute walk from Green Park station, which is on the Jubilee, Victoria and Piccadilly lines. Also within a ten-minute walking distance is Piccadilly Circus station, on the Piccadilly and Bakerloo lines, or Oxford Circus station on the Victoria, Central and Bakerloo lines.

By bus

Bus numbers 9, 14, 19, 22 and 38 run along Piccadilly by the entrance to Albemarle Street.

By bicycle

Bicycle parking is located around the corner from the Ri, on Bond Street.

By car

The Ri is located within the Congestion Charging zone.

There is limited metered parking nearby, and the nearest public car parks are located at Old Burlington Street and Arlington Street.

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