City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Her Majesty's Theatre
Theatreland - Heart of the Performing Arts in London
In 1705 Sir John Vanbrugh
built the first of four theatres
on this famous site. The second
theatre, known variously as 'The King's'
and 'Her Majesty's', was the home of
Italian opera, while the present
theatre, designed by C J Phipps and
opened in 1897, remains a home for
Location. 51° 30.501′ N, 0° 7.911′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Charles II Street and Haymarket, on the left when traveling west on Charles II Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of Westminster, England SW1Y 4QL, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Herbert Tree (here, next to this marker); Ho Chi Minh (within shouting distance of this marker); Brigade of Guards (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Rugby Football Union (about 120 meters away); The Hampton Site (about 150 meters away); Robert Falcon Scott (about 150 meters away); Air Chief Marshal Sir Keith Park (1892 - 1975) (about 180 meters away); John First Lord Lawrence (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
Also see . . . Her Majesty's Theatre (Wikipedia) (Submitted on February 10, 2018.)
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