The Royal Exchange is located in the heart of London, within short distances of the banks of the River Thames, St Paul's Cathedral and the Tower of London. It’s a stunning Grade I listed building, originally built in 1565 to provide a trading center for the exchange of goods. It is the only trading exchange of its kind in the UK, housing one of London’s largest shopping malls and exclusive boutiques. The Royal Exchange Square is an architectural masterpiece and a great spot to sit, relax and people watch. It also houses The Grand Cafe and otherfine dining outlets. Occasionally there will be events held in the square or at the Royal Exchange, such as films, art displays and musical performances. If you want to truly feel London's past, walk around the outside of the building and find its interesting figures, carvings and symbolic decorations. Whether you're looking to taste the life of luxury or just spend some time relaxing and people watching in the exquisitely designed square, the Royal Exchange is sure to delight you with its beauty and cultural significance.