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Buckingham Gate is a street in Westminster London, England near Buckingham Palace.

Location

At the north-west end is a junction with Buckingham Palace Road and Birdcage Walk opposite Buckingham Palace. At the south-east end is a junction with Victoria Street. The Wellington Barracks are to the north-east. The street is designated as part of the B323 road.

Transport

The nearest London Underground stations are London Victoria station and St. James's Park tube station, both are close to the south-east end of the street.

History

At No. 59 stood the regimental headquarters of the London Scottish (regiment), 1886-1985.

Embassies

There are a number of diplomatic missions on the road:

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