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An area of South London.

So named because the 'Crystal Palace' - from the Great Exhibition of 1851 was resited here. The building burnt down in 1936 - under unclear circumstances. There is a park and sports centre, with a small museum, maze, 'The Monsters' and other attractions.

Served by Crystal Palace Station and various buses, and formerly by Crystal Palace (High Level) Railway Station.

See also Crystal Palace Parade and Crystal Palace Park

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