Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall, left, opened 1871, and Albert Memorial, right, completed 1876.

Addittional info provided by bearfly:

An arts venue dedicated to Queen Victoria’s husband and consort, Prince Albert. It is situated in London, England in the royal borough of Westminster, within the area also known as Albertopolis. It forms the practical part of a national memorial to the Prince Consort – the decorative part is the Albert Memorial directly to the north in Kensington Gardens, now separated from the Hall by the heavy traffic along Kensington Gore. The hall also accommodates the largest pipe organ in the UK, and is the home of The Proms.

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