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The Historical and Entertaining Covent Garden

Covent Garden offers a great experience for tourists as it presents a lot of possibilities and exciting things to do. Whether you wish to go out for shopping, try exquisite dishes or experience unique traditions, Covent Garden is ready to leave you with tons of pleasant memories that will last a lifetime.

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During the Middle Ages, the square we see today used to be a vegetable field which was known as the Covent Garden, which supplies foods to the monks of St. Peter, Westminster.

In 1540, King Henry VIII seized the land of the monasteries and handed it over to the first Earl of Bedford.

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