Waterloo to Blackfriars - a Gentle Stroll
by Jeannette Briggs
From Waterloo Bridge you can continue your walk along the north bank of the Thames towards Blackfriars Bridge, in order to admire the many and varied buildings set back from the Thames.
North Bank of the Thames from Waterloo Bridge - photo by SW
En route you will pass Somerset House, which now houses the Gilbert Collection, and which is the setting for the beautiful open air skating arena in the winter months, Kings College, The Middle and Inner Temple (Inns of Court) and their amazing gardens, Hamilton House, The City of London School, Syon College Theological Library and the Unilever Building.
Middle Temple Hall and Gardens from the Embankment between Waterloo and Blackfriars
Nearest Tube stations: Temple and Blackfriars