Local Landmarks in Croydon

 
Croydon Minster Croydon

Croydon Minster has a long and distinguished history with the first record of a church building being in Domesday Book. The church had close links with the Archbishops of Canterbu...

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Shirley Windmill Shirley

One of only four windmills open to the public in Greater London, Shirley Windmill is a Tower Mill, built in 1854 by Richard Alwen to replace an earlier (1808) timber post-mill on...

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Crystal Palace Park - Dinosaurs Crystal Palace
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The iconic dinosaurs were the Victorians' answer to Jurassic Park. Sculptor and fossil expert Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins and founder of the National History Museum Richard Owen...

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The Old Palace of Whitgift Croydon

A home of the Archbishops of Canterbury for over five centuries and regular haunt of monarchs such as Henry III and Elizabeth I. Now primarily used as a secondary school but opend...

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Croydon Airport Croydon

Croydon Airport housed the world's first international terminal, from the earliest days of air transport until it closed in 1959. Over 60 years ago Amy Johnson made her famous...

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