About London

  • About London

    London is the premier destination for fashion, creativity and design inspiration - especially when it comes to the world of jewellery.

    London is full of gems. From its very own Hatton Garden, which has been at the centre of London's jewellery trade since medieval times, to the beautifully iconic Burlington Arcade and the prestigious Bond Street Stores, not forgetting the world famous department stores: Harrods, Selfridges and Fortnum and Mason.

    For those coming to London for IJL, exploring is a must to soak up the wealth of jewellery history at its core. The V&A Museum has one of the finest and most comprehensive collections of jewellery, what’s more The Tower of London guards the most famous royal diamonds around and international visitors can also discover gems from notable collectors at the British Museum.

    London is steeped in jewellery history, so it’s no surprise it’s the place to see the biggest showcase of design talent, buy iconic pieces, find inspiration, and discover exquisite jewellery collections that stand out from the crowd.

    Below you’ll find some useful local information to help you plan your visit.

    Top 10 London attractions

    Eating at Alexandra Palace

    Restaurants around Kings Cross London

    Travel & Accomodation

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