Exhibition Road Lightwell Lanterns, Pedestrian Tunnel

Exhibition Road Lightwell Lanterns, Pedestrian Tunnel, Exhibition Road, London SW7 2HP View on map

Grade II listed pedestrian subway built in 1885 by the Metropolitan District Railway. The lightwells emerge at 3 intervals along Exhibition Road standing 1metre high above street level, the southernmost paired; each set within a cast-iron enclosure with lattice panels.


Opening Arrangements

At any reasonable time.


The subway runs east from South Kensington Station, then turns northwards beneath Exhibition Road, emerging next to the Science Museum. Underground: South Kensington (District and Piccadilly line). Bus: many services - see http://.tfl.gov.uk

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes