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Kensington Roof Gardens:
Kensington Roof Gardens
In the unlikely location 100ft above street level, on top of a department store building in the busy Kensington shopping area, you'll find a tranquil garden planted in the 1930s. It includes a Spanish garden, a Tudor garden, an English woodland garden and resident flamingos!The Roof Gardens cover 1.5 acres on top of the former Derry and Toms building on Kensington High Street making them the largest roof garden in Europe.
Combine your visit to Kensington Roof Gardens with a meal at the Babylon restaurant which serves contemporary British cuisine and overlooks the gardens.
There are three themed gardens, with over 70 full size trees, a flowing stream stocked with fish and resident flamingos: Bill, Ben, Splosh and Pecks.