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Piccadilly Circus

London’s epicenter
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Highlights

  • Eye-catching advertising surrounds you 
  • A major meeting point for both people and traffic
  • Named after the elaborate collars seen in art from the 1600s
Piccadilly Circus is one of London's most popular tourist destinations, akin to New York’s Times Square, due to the iconic advertising screens that wrap around the square on all sides. Sit (if you can get a seat) by the statue of Eros, or take some photos in front of the iconic advertising screens.

Oh, and if you’ve been trying to figure out where the name comes from—the square is named after the Piccadils, a type of elaborate ruff often seen around the neck of lords and leaders during the 17th century.
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Access

Piccadilly Circus can be accessed via the Piccadilly and Bakerloo lines. The nearest station is Charing Cross.

Address

Piccadilly Circus, London W1D 7ET, UK

Hours

  • Sunday 12AM-12AM
  • Monday 12AM-12AM
  • Tuesday 12AM-12AM
  • Wednesday 12AM-12AM
  • Thursday 12AM-12AM
  • Friday 12AM-12AM
  • Saturday 12AM-12AM

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