1st Kensington Scout Group

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Description Exhibition of Robert Baden-Powell founder of Scout and Guide movements. Also contains a hostel.
Address Baden-Powell House 65-67 Queen's Gate
Telephone 020 7590 6909
Fax 020 7590 6902
Email scouts1stken@yahoo.com
Contact Liz Perez
Hours 24 hours
Services Hostel, conference facility, BP-Life display, scouting history display.
Transport Tube: South Kensington and Gloucester Road (District, Circle, Piccadilly)

Buses: 70, 74, 360, N74, N99
Fees Admission free
Notes A small permanent exhibition telling the life story of Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of the Scout and Guide movements.

It describes the birth and growth of scouting from its origins on Brownsea Island to becoming a worldwide movement by the time of his death in 1941.

It also tells the story of Baden-Powell's childhood, his army career and the siege of Mafeking.
Last Updated 21 February 2015

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