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10 Downing Street

10 Downing Street

Government Building
Westminster, London
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    10 Downing Street
    "Number 10 Downing Street is Great Britain's most famous address."(4 Tips)
    Natasha 'Tashster' B.
    "Dave and Nick have the best parties ever."(2 Tips)
    "virtual tour of Downing Street on the Number 10 website"(2 Tips)
    10 Downing Street
    "gowned woman in the Pillared Room and the spectre"(2 Tips)
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  • Andrew C.heart icon on user image
    Andrew CAugust 28, 2018
    Can't really see much, due to security... the "famous door" is quite far down and it's hard to see it, even standing at the edge of the fence looking down the street- at an angle
    Upvoted May 5
  • Richard C.
    Richard CostiganJanuary 5, 2014
    Not quite as easy to see it as portrayed on television and movies. I am sure if you made loud noises and begin running, you would get an insiders view and a deportation asap.
    Upvoted 1 week ago
  • Sharon D.
    Sharon DochertyApril 24, 2013
    If you have the opportunity to visit the Terracotta Room look above the door leading to the Pillared Room there is a tribute to Margaret Thatcher: a straw-carrying 'thatcher'.[110]
  • Carl G.heart icon on user image
    Carl GriffinNovember 26, 2015
    You can see the house through the gates but police will not let you through for a closer look.
  • Brian S.heart icon on user image
    Brian StraussNovember 13, 2015
    Men with machine guns and really pissed off Nepalese protestors. A real live episode of Cops. Yay!
  • 10 Downing Street
    10 Downing StreetOctober 13, 2011
    Spooky sightings at No.10 include a gowned woman in the Pillared Room and the spectre of a little girl in the basement who has been known to hold the hands of those walking the corridors. Read more
  • daniel m.heart icon on user image
    daniel mckeeApril 18, 2014
    Greater transparency is a result of a true effort to open information and data 10 downing is massive as opposed to its humble exterior
  • Britannica
    BritannicaAugust 5, 2011
    It has served as the prime minister’s home sporadically since 1735 and continuously since 1902. Apart from living quarters, it includes state drawing and dining rooms for hosting dignitaries
  • Bianca E.heart icon on user image
    Bianca EderJuly 29, 2015
    Bit overrated. Can't see anything, guess its just good for swarm check ins ;). Hoeever often you see demonstrations across the road, interesting to see whats going on in other parts of the world
    HISTORY UKFebruary 14, 2011
    No.10 was given to Sir Robert Walpole, Britain’s first ‘prime minister’, by George II in thanks for his service. Walpole’s official title, First Lord of the Treasury, still remains on the letterbox.
    HISTORY UKAugust 12, 2011
    The bricks of the buildings on Downing Street were originally yellow brick which over two centuries became blackened from pollution. After restoration in the 1960s they were painted black.
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    UK Youth ParliamentJune 13, 2012
    On 14th December three Members of Youth Parliament visited 10 Downing Street alongside a coalition of organisations led by Childrens Rights Alliance England to hand over messages on Children's Rights. Read more
  • 10 Downing Street
    10 Downing StreetOctober 13, 2011
    No.10 has a resident cat, Larry who came highly recommended from Battersea Dogs home, to head up pest control at No.10. Click 'Read more' to see a pic. Read more
  • Shay L.heart icon on user image
    Shay Lavi RaverSeptember 27, 2016
    You cannot ser the house, All the Street is closed by police
  • Number10gov
    Number10govAugust 31, 2011
    The current Number 10 started out life as Number 5, and was not renumbered until 1779. Take a virtual tour of Downing Street on the Number 10 website:
  • 10 Downing Street
    10 Downing StreetOctober 13, 2011
    There are actually three No.10 doors. Two are used in rotation and the original door is held in the Imperial War Museum.
  • Alexey M.
    Alexey MorozovMay 9, 2023
    Permanently occupied by imbeciles who cannot tell their ass from their elbow let alone run a country
  • Steve M.
    Steve MJuly 17, 2012
    Honestly, there's not much to really see here. But it's the Prime Minister's home so worth stopping by.
  • 10 Downing Street
    10 Downing StreetOctober 13, 2011
    Can't see the Number 10 door from where you are? You can have a virtual tour of No.10, inside and out by clicking the link below. Read more
  • AD N.
    AD NysJanuary 6, 2013
    Tell them Musa and Danny sent you.
  • Natasha 'Tashster' B.
    Natasha 'Tashster' BrassingtonFebruary 25, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Dave and Nick have the best parties ever. When you get to the front door, knock loudly and just tell them Tashster sent you.
  • 10 Downing Street
    10 Downing StreetOctober 13, 2011
    Number 10 Downing Street is Great Britain's most famous address. Find out what else makes Britain great by clicking 'Read more'. Read more
  • Jim ♕.
    Jim ♕ @4sqGlos ᶳᵘ6February 15, 2011
    Don't try and drive up this street without permission; you won't get a ticket, you'll get four flat tyres and a semi automatic rifle pointed at you!
  • Davidheart icon on user image
    DavidAugust 28, 2014
    Can have a look on the Prime Minister's house entrance.
  • Dave M.heart icon on user image
    Dave MilneJanuary 4, 2018
    Decent enough gaff. Just a shame about the idiots who usually live there.
  • Rashid K.heart icon on user image
    Rashid KhanJuly 6, 2013
    Can't get a good view of No. 10. But the security is more than happy to pose for pics.
  • Rafal W.
    Rafal W.September 19, 2015
    The residence of British Prime Ministers since 1735.
  • Jan M.
    Jan Manas September 4, 2013
    The gate has been installed on 1987 at the enter of street
  • Fabian W.
    Fabian WilliamsApril 18, 2013
    Just as depicted in Yes Prime Minister, u must see this
  • G F.heart icon on user image
    G FMarch 18, 2016
    It is full of idiots who do nothing but make the lives of the less-fortunate miserable and spend other people's money!
  • Ilana
    IlanaAugust 17, 2012
    The last private resident of 10 Downing St was named Mr Chicken.
  • Marc M.heart icon on user image
    Marc MAugust 2, 2015
    Current resident is a little anti-social
  • Paul N.heart icon on user image
    Paul NeadesJanuary 7, 2018
    Been here 5+ times
    It’s where the PM lives.
  • Chris H.heart icon on user image
    Chris HainesOctober 27, 2015
    Apparently, some very important people live here.
  • Honza B.heart icon on user image
    Honza BurešJanuary 6, 2015
    Here lives the prime minister and minister of finance
  • Booga
    BoogaMay 5, 2014
    Didn't see dave, but did see where our taxes go, bloody big gates !
  • Nick P.
    Nick ParkinSeptember 25, 2010
    A great place to visit if you a renting a serviced apartment from Pimlico Flats Read more
  • Gustavo M.
    Gustavo Montes de OcaOctober 8, 2009
    If a Mr Cameron comes a knocking draw the curtains and bolt the door and put a I heart the NHS sticker in the window.
  • Petra M.heart icon on user image
    Petra MeyerJanuary 22, 2019
    Brexit or no Brexit? 🤣😂
  • Chris H.
    Chris HinkleyAugust 16, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    The mayor of 10 Downing Street overpowers the Prime Minister. Time to sort out broken Britain!
  • Jim E.
    Jim ElsonMay 5, 2011
    David is a cool guy! Nick on the other hand isnt a man of his word
  • Chandon P.
    Chandon PaulApril 20, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Try not to trip over the PM's cat like I did last week!
  • Offir G.
    Offir GutelzonJuly 13, 2011
    Don't forget to smile walking in the door
  • Sarah B.
    Sarah BonelloOctober 28, 2011
    Always good to know the head of security!
  • 10 Downing Street
    10 Downing StreetOctober 13, 2011
    There have been 53 Prime Ministers, 52 men and 1 woman. Read more
  • Jon C.
    Jon CarterAugust 12, 2010
    Big Ben, Parliment, Westminister, 10 Downing, all close together!
  • Poly N.
    Poly NgesaDecember 29, 2011
    u may meet wonder pple
  • Catherine G.heart icon on user image
    Catherine GouletJune 18, 2017
    Not much to see other than a gate and officers.
  • Sorin S.
    Sorin SbârneaNovember 17, 2011
    Finally at home :)
  • WEI W.heart icon on user image
    WEI WEIMarch 2, 2015
    Really nothing to see here...
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