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Mayfair London

With a rich history dating back to the middle of the 17th century, Mayfair London is now mostly commercial.  Mayfair London is part of the city of Westminster and located roughly in central London.  For those who love history and/or shopping, these area is a must see.

Interesting facts about Mayfair London:

  • Owned by the Grosvenor family since 1677.
  • Mostly developed from mid 17th century through the mid 18th century
  • Originally known as a fashionable residential district
  • Name comes from a 15-day May Fair that used to be held every year

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