Stanfords Map and Travel shop is something of an institution in Covent Garden.
Located on Long Acre, this travel emporium opened in 1853 and has proudly been the initial port of call for seasoned explorers ever since.
Stanfords in Covent Garden stocks the world's largest collection of map and travel books and has seen intrepid pioneers such as Florence Nightingale, Ranulph Fiennes, Bill Bryson and even Sherlock Holmes walk through its doors.
Follow in their footsteps and you'll find all your travel essentials including maps, travel guides, journals, compasses and all the latest travel accessories. They also have a huge range of globes, framed maps and travel-inspired furniture instore.
12-14 LONG ACRE
MON: 9AM - 8PM
TUE: 9AM - 8PM
WED - FRI: 9AM - 8PM
SAT: 10AM - 8PM
SUN: 12 NOON - 6PM
Phone: 020 7836 1321