Inspired by the beautiful Kensington Gardens, J.M Barrie created the much loved Peter Pan. The bronze statue stands at 14ft high and located in Kensington Gardens which creates a beautiful sight for both adults and children alike. The bronze sculpture of Peter Pan is surrounded by squirrels, mice and fairies. It was commissioned by Barrie in 1902 and made by the Sir George Frampton. Barrie's home was near Kensington Gardens and it was from this that his "The Little White Bird" book that Peter Pan flew out of from his nursery to land in the very location where the statue now rests.
When you are planning your next stay at Mercure London Paddington be sure to explore The Peter Pan Statue, an attraction that all the family can enjoy.Book Now