Abbey Road

Abbey Road zebra crossing
Abbey Road map location

Abbey Road address

Address:
Abbey Road, St. John’s WoodNW8

How to get to Abbey Road

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Buses:
139, 189
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Trains:
Maida Vale BKL, St. John’s Wood JUB
The nearest train station to Abbey Road is St Johns Wood
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Abbey Road Easy to get to? Good for kids? Value for money? n/a Worth a visit? 103

Abbey Road achieved worldwide fame in the Swinging Sixties when The Beatles took up residence in Abbey Road Studios. They recorded all of their albums except one in the confines of EMI’s small, white recording studio. The only one to miss out was Let It Be – which they laid down at Apple Studios in Savile Row.

In 1969 they named their penultimate album after the road itself, and pictured themselves striding across the zebra crossing.

 
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  • londonlover – “Im not the biggest beatles fan in the world and would never bother going to abbey road if I hadnt already been in the area, but I must say that I was completely underwhelmed. I obviously know the album cover (who doesn't?) And was looking out for the zebra crossing but I wouldn't have been sure that it was the right one unless someone hadn't pointed it out to me. The problem is that the album cover looks like a nice quiet, leafy residental street, but the… more”
 
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