United Kingdom - Maritime Greenwich

"The ensemble of buildings at Greenwich, an outlying district of London, and the park in which they are set, symbolize English artistic and scientific endeavour in the 17th and 18th centuries. The Queen's House (by Inigo Jones) was the first Palladian building in England, while the complex that was until recently the Royal Naval College was designed by Christopher Wren. The park, laid out on the basis of an original design by André Le Nôtre, contains the Old Royal Observatory, the work of Wren and the scientist Robert Hooke." Source: UNESCO World Heritage

Postcard 1
Flamsteed House is the oldest part of the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. Was designed by astronomer Sir Christopher Wren. I like the many UNK stamps used. Thanks to Johnson sending from London, UK.





Postcard 2
Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich. Thanks to Marion of UK.






Postcard 3
Rainbow over Royal Observatory and National Maritime Museum of Greenwich. Thanks to Ruth of USA who visited here on a raining day.





Postcards 4,5,6, 7
A set of Greenwich stamp themed postcard of United Kingdom. Thanks to Shaliza of Malaysia.


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