Buckingham Gate

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Buildings on Buckingham Gate

Buckingham Gate is a street in Westminster London, England near Buckingham Palace.


At the north-west end is a junction with Buckingham Palace Road and Birdcage Walk opposite Buckingham Palace. At the south-east end is a junction with Victoria Street. The Wellington Barracks are to the north-east. The street is designated as part of the B323 road.


The nearest London Underground stations are London Victoria station and St. James's Park tube station, both are close to the south-east end of the street.


The Buckingham Gate drill halls stood at No. 59, the regimental headquarters of the London Scottish (regiment) (1886-1985).[1] This served as the location for the British Wreck Commissioner's inquiry into the sinking of the RMS Titanic in 1912.


There are a number of diplomatic missions on the road:


There are several restaurants in Buckingham Gate. Currently, there is Bistro at the St. James Court, A Taj Hotel London St. James, the Quilon Indian restaurant at No. 41, The Zander cocktail bar is at No. 45, and Bongusto Italian restaurant at No. 75.


  1. ^ "Blue plaque". Londonremembers.com. Retrieved 2 January 2017.

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Coordinates: 51°29′55″N 0°08′16″W / 51.49861°N 0.13778°W / 51.49861; -0.13778