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St James Park – The London Marathon Finish Line

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London Marathon Finish Line – St Jame’s Park

St Jame’s Park includes The Mall and Horse Guards Parade, and is surrounded by landmarks such as Buckingham Palace, Clarence House and Whitehall.

The park’s famous flower beds at the front of Buckingham Palace are a familiar backdrop to pageants including Trooping the Colour, as well as state visits and other ceremonial occasions.

Enjoy impressive views of the lake and fountain from St James’s Café, watch the resident pelicans at feeding time, or while away a sunny afternoon in a deckchair.

Did you know?

Pelicans have lived in St James’s Park for nearly 400 years. They were originally presented as a gift from the Russian Ambassador to King Charles II.

St James’s Park is one of London’s eight Royal Parks and covers an area of nearly 57 acres.

One of the biggest events St James Park hosts is the London Marathon. Finishing in The Mall, the London Marathon finish line is one of the most famous in the world.

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