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Sherlock HolmesLikely to be one of 2014's most popular exhibitions, Sherlock Holmes at the Museum of London will be the largest exploration of the fictional detective in over 60 years. Drawing on the museum's Victorian and Edwardian collections, as well as material from across the globe and costumes and props from the recent BBC series, the exhibition will ask searching questions such as who is Sherlock Holmes and why does he still hold such fascination.

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Experience the real flavour of London life from the prehistoric to present day when you visit the Museum of London, a modern museum boasting over 1.1 million objects. Following a £20 million redesign, the five lower Galleries of Modern London take you through the history of the city from the Great Fire of London in 1666 to the present day. More about Museum of London

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Malmaison London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £50† 37% off
18-21 Charterhouse Square, EC1M | 4 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Malmaison London has been stunningly converted into the finest boutique hotel in London. Right on the edge of trendy Clerkenwell and within the sound of bow ... More
Citadines London Barbican Apart-Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £80† 35% off
7-21 Goswell Road, EC1M | 5 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Just North of the city, these well-appointed family apartments offer an idyllic little spot for parents with children. At the weekend, the city is a wonderfully ... More
Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £71† 31% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 6 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
This neat and simple hotel gets all the basics right. The prices are sensible, the rooms are simply and attractively decorated, there's a decent little bistro, ... More
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Tattoo London
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 29th January to 8th May 2016
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, EC2Y | Same location as Sherlock Holmes
Exploring the rich history of tattooing in London - looking back to the days when Captain Cook made his adventures to the Pacific - the ...More
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The Gold Medal
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Friday 6th May 2016 - 7pm-10pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
The Guildhall School's most prestigious prize for musicians. This year is the turn of the instrumentalists, who will perform a concerto with the Guildhall Symphony Orchestra ...More
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Brizzle Tech: DJ's Lurk & Wicki
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife †Dates: Friday 6th May 2016 - 10pm
Charterhouse, 38 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M | 5 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
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Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
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Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
In the two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and the Pit - you can enjoy everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance ... More
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Sherlock Holmes
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Museum of London
London > Attractions > Museums
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Sherlock Holmes
Experience the real flavour of London life from the prehistoric to present day when you visit the Museum of London, a modern ... More
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St Bartholomew the Great
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
St Bartholomew the Great is a historic church founded in 1123 and the oldest parish church in the City of London. Features include the pre-Reformation octagonal ... More
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Barbican - Curve Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Part of the Barbican Centre for arts and conferences the Curve Gallery, situated on the ground floor, has changing exhibitions of photography, art and design. ... More
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Ted Baker & Friends
London > Shopping > Clothing
120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 4 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
We love the average Ted Baker store but with Ted Baker & Friends the cool fashion label has taken the shopping experience one step further - ... More
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Barbican Chimes Music Shop
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 5 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Tucked away near the Barbican multi-arts centre and the world-renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Chimes Music is in illustrious company. Since opening in 1983 ... More
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Smithfield Market
London > Shopping > Markets
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
For tenants of Smithfield Market getting up in the dark is the nothing out of the ordinary; with the market opening at 4am these hard ... More
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London Wall Bar & Kitchen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Sherlock Holmes
Restaurateurs Ben and Hugo Warner (the boys who first came to our attention with Benugo) are the duo behind the London Wall Bar & Kitchen, the ... More
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
125 Alban Gate, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
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Club Gascon
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
57 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
If Jamie Oliver thinks that turkey twizzlers and chips are the most unhealthy food in Britain, then he obviously hasn't been to this extraordinary Michelin-starred restaurant ... More
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Museum of London Access & Learning
London > Education > Evening Classes
London Wall, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Sherlock Holmes
Courses in history, archaeology and creative writing... More
L'Atelier des Chefs St Paul's
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Foster Lane, City, London EC2V | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
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Guildhall School Of Music And Drama
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Careers and Student advice ... More
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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Sherlock Holmes
Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
LA Fitness
London > Leisure > Fitness
20 Little Britain, City, London EC1A | 1 minute from Sherlock Holmes
An international chain of health and fitness clubs that has a number of sites across London. Facilities vary across clubs, all have well stocked gyms and ... More
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Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
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The Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
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Fox & Anchor
London > Nightlife > Pubs
115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
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The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, City, London EC4V | 7 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Gastropub... More
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Cocktail Trading Company Smithfield
London > Nightlife > Bars
50-52 Long Acre Lane, EC1A | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Following the huge success of the Cocktail Trading Company in Oxford Circus, launched in January 2015, the award winning team ... More
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Dirty Martini, St Paul's
London > Nightlife > Bars
130 Wood St, City, London EC2V | 5 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
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The Longroom
London > Nightlife > Bars
18-20 St. John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
Situated in the heart of Clerkenwell, next door to St John and Smithfield Market, The Longroom specialises in craft beers, salt beef and gourmet sandwiches. Described ... More
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Plaisterers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
One London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Sherlock Holmes
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Butchers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
87 Bartholomew Close, Barbican, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
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Brewers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Aldermanbury Square, Moorgate, City, London EC2V | 3 minutes from Sherlock Holmes
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Museum of London events

We Are LondonWe Are LondonA small display of commissioned photographs, in collaboration with press agency TNR, depicting the hustle and bustle of London crowds. From Londoners shopping for flowers at Columbia Road market, to school children watching the recent lunar eclipse in Greenwich, the photographs capture some of the diverse past times that take place in the city.2016-05-06T10:00:00+01002016-05-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Museum of London, 150† London Wall† † † EC2Y 5HN
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We Are London
Tattoo LondonTattoo LondonTattoo LondonExploring the rich history of tattooing in London - looking back to the days when Captain Cook made his adventures to the Pacific - the Museum of London presents new exhibition, Tattoo London . As well as offering an insight into the history of the art form, the exhibition will also reveal what goes on inside four contemporary tattoo studios in 2016-05-06T00:00:00+01002016-05-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Museum of London, 150† London Wall† † † EC2Y 5HN
Category: event
Free EventOngoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions†|†PRICINGFree
DATES29th January to 8th May 2016
VENUEMuseum of London
Exploring the rich history of tattooing in London - looking back to the days when Captain Cook made his adventures to the Pacific - the Museum of London presents new exhibition, Tattoo London . As well as offering an insight into the history of the art form, the exhibition will also reveal what goes on inside four contemporary tattoo studios in ...†More about this event
Under LondonUnder LondonObject-focused photographs taken by world-renowned landscape photographer, Simon Norfolk which capture ten objects found at archaeological digs across the capital since the late 20th century.2016-05-06T10:00:00+01002016-07-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Museum of London, 150† London Wall† † † EC2Y 5HN
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Under London
Audio Described Tour: War, Plague And Fire GalleryAudio Described Tour: War, Plague And Fire GalleryDiscover how civil war, plague and fire affected 17th century Londoners in a tour suitable for visually impaired visitors.2016-05-18T14:00:00+01002016-05-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Museum of London, 150† London Wall† † † EC2Y 5HN
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Audio Described Tour: War, Plague And Fire Gallery
Aim For The SkyAim For The SkyBuild the tallest structure you can.2016-05-28T12:00:00+01002016-06-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Timeline travellerTimeline travellerCreate a spinning timeline of London's architecture.2016-05-28T12:30:00+01002016-06-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Amazing Buildings Of LondonAmazing Buildings Of LondonInteractive storytelling and a quiz.2016-05-28T13:00:00+01002016-06-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Amazing Buildings Of London
Landmark LarksLandmark LarksCreate a silhouette of a London feature.2016-05-29T12:30:00+01002016-05-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Nelly Block Is Moving HouseNelly Block Is Moving HouseInteractive storytelling about finding the perfect home.2016-05-29T12:00:00+01002016-06-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Ever-Changing CityEver-Changing CityCreate a collage linking London's past and future.2016-05-30T12:00:00+01002016-05-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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To celebrate the 500th anniversary of Thomas More's inspirational text a host of contemporary artists present works inspired by the ...More

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National Theatre: Olivier Theatre 9 minutes walk from Sherlock Holmes

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