This district is bordered by Shepherds Bush to the north and Chiswick to the west, and is linked to Barnes by the Hammersmith Bridge. Hammersmith is one of West London’s key commercial and employment centers, as well as the major center of London’s Polish community.
When visiting, you shouldn’t miss are “The Ark” office building. While you can’t go inside, the exterior is breathtaking. The Hammersmith Bridge is a breathtaking gold and green suspension bridge–the oldest in London and the first suspension bridge built over the River Thames.
The local pub, The Dove, dates back to the 17th century and has served famous patrons like Ernest Hemingway.