Barbican Hall

 
 
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Silk Street, City, London EC2Y 8DS
 
 
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Mon to Sat 9am-11pm, Sun 12pm-11pm
 

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Barbican HallDescribed by the Queen as "one of the wonders of the modern world", the Barbican Centre offers an imposing collection of the finest in British arts. Open 363 days a year, it has the most diverse programme of any London venue. The giant and acoustically superb Barbican Hall, in conjunction with the attractive local church of St Luke's, is the home of the London Symphony Orchestra. It also attracts a host of international classical, jazz, rock, and world music stars. See the LondonTown.com events guide for details.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Barbican Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
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Hot Dates

Valentine's Day Classics Barbican Hall, EC2Y 8DS 14th February 2012 The classy alternative to sitting in a crowded restaurant eating overpriced food is the Barbican's evening of ...

 
 
April in London 2012

The Sinking of the Titanic Barbican Hall, EC2Y 8DS 15th April 2012 One hundred years since the sinking of the Titanic, the story will be ignited once more...

 
 
June in London 2012

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam Barbican Hall, EC2Y 8DS 26th June 2012 The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra plays Oliver Messiaen's mammoth Turangalila Symphony in their second performance of the season...

 
 
July in London 2012

The Genius of Hitchcock Barbican Hall, EC2Y 8DS 28th June 2012 - 21st July 2012 The British Film Institute has been working long and hard to try and...

 
 
October in London 2012

Elina Garanca Barbican Hall, EC2Y 8DS 2nd October 2012 - 3rd October 2012 The London Symphony Orchestra teams up with celebrated Latvian mezzo-soprano Elina Garanca for a selection of French...

 
 
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Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  21% off
    7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 7 minutes from Barbican Hall
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    The Zetter Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  26% off
    St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 9 minutes from Barbican Hall
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    Alternative Classical Music nearest Barbican Hall

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    Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    1 Milton Street, Barbican, EC2Y | 2 minutes from Barbican Hall
    Milton Court, opened in September 2013, provides the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities. The £89 million building on Silk ... More
     
     
     
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    Bishopsgate Institute
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    230 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields, London EC2M | 13 minutes from Barbican Hall
    Built in 1891-94 by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Bishopsgate Institute's facade has a theme of arts and crafts. Inside you will find 19th century tiling, a ... More
     
     
     
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    Sadler's Wells
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 16 minutes from Barbican Hall
    Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Hall
    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 | Same location as Barbican Hall
    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 | Same location as Barbican Hall
    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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    Events near Barbican Hall

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    To Kill A Mockingbird
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th June to 25th July 2015
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Hall
    Set in the Deep South, Christopher Sergel's adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel won multiple awards when it premiered in 2013 at Regent's Park Open ...More
     
     
     
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    Musicjelly: Build Your Own Orchestra
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 17th, 18th and 19th April 2015 - 9am
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Hall
    Musical installation featuring a central computer screen and eighteen orchestral players who appear and play at the touch of a button....More
     
     
     
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    Movimento Afterhours
    London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Monday 20th April 2015 - 2.30am-7am
    Club Aquarium, 256-260 Old Street, EC1V | 11 minutes from Barbican Hall
    Colin Dale, Francesco Poggi, Cassimm, Adriak and Bobby Davis supply shades of house and techno....More
     
     
     
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    Barbican - Curve Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Hall
    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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    Barbican Centre
    London > Attractions > Other Attractions
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Hall
    Huge, multifaceted arts and entertainment centre. Described by the Queen as “one of the wonders of the modern world”, this multifaceted performance and arts venue forms one ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican Art Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Silk Street, City, London EC2 | Same location as Barbican Hall
    The Barbican is renowned as one of London's top venues for theatre, art and dance. At the Barbican Art Gallery on level 3 you get ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican Chimes Music Shop
    London > Shopping > Music Shops
    Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Barbican Hall
    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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    Flittner
    London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
    86 Moorgate, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Barbican Hall
    An old-fashioned barber’s patronised by city gentlemen and established in 1904. As well as a shampoo and cut you can also have the traditional hot towel ... More
     
     
     
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    Ted Baker & Friends
    London > Shopping > Clothing
    120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 7 minutes from Barbican Hall
    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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    Searcy's Bar and Restaurant
    London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
    The Barbican Centre, Level 2, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Hall
    Modern European cuisine. Booking advised. Dress smart casual. ... More
     
     
     
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    Wood Street Bar and Restaurant
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    53 Fore Street, EC2Y8AX | 2 minutes from Barbican Hall
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    Chiswell Street Dining Rooms
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    56 Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Barbican Hall
    The brainchild of Tom and Ed Martin of ETM Group, responsible for award-winning London venues including The Gun, The Botanist, The Cadogan Arms and The White ... More
     
     
     
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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from Barbican Hall
    City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
     
     
     
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 7 minutes from Barbican Hall
    This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
     
     
     
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    Workers' Educational Association
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 12 minutes from Barbican Hall
    National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican Hall gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from Barbican Hall
    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
     
     
     
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    Urban Golf
    London > Leisure > Golf
    12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 8 minutes from Barbican Hall
    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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    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 8 minutes from Barbican Hall
    London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
     
     
     
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    The Old Red Cow
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Barbican Hall
    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 | 6 minutes from Barbican Hall
    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 Hat & Feathers
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Barbican Hall
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    Artillery Arms
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from Barbican Hall
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    The Longroom
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    18-20 St. John Street, EC1M | 6 minutes from Barbican Hall
    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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    Vinoteca
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    7 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Barbican Hall
    Wine bars in the UK were given a bad name in the 1980s but places like this show us how it should be done. Both the ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Barbican Hall

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    Barbican Conference Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Hall
    The Barbican Centre is the jewel in London's artistic crown, with its theatres, concert halls, art galleries and cinema providing a year-round programme of ... More
     
     
     
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    The Brewery
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Barbican Hall
    While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
     
     
     
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    Brewers' Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Aldermanbury Square, Moorgate, City, London EC2V | 4 minutes from Barbican Hall
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    Giants Are Small And The New York Philharmonic: Young People's Concert/Petrushka
    Kids Events | On 19th April 2015 

    Barbican Centre

    A classical concert with puppetry and dancers, creating an immersive experience children will love....More

    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Museum of London 3 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ...More

     
    WetYourself!
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th April 2015 

    Fabric 7 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    House and techno courtesy of Andrea Giudice, Matthieu Mirande, Peter Pixzel and Jacob Husley....More

    Tim Penn
    Concerts | Until 31st May 2015 

    The Nightjar Bar 10 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    The musician and his band performs a blend of ragtime, stride, rhumba, soul-jazz, R&B and swamp rock....More

    Shiftless Shuffle
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th April 2015 

    Trapeze Bar 12 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    Colin Parnell & Boo supply jazz music....More

    All Twerk And No Play
    Sporting Events | On 19th April 2015 

    The Book Club 12 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    All Twerk And No Play is a half-dance class/half-basement-bashment social....More

    Swing Pit
    Sporting Events | Until 21st June 2015 

    Bishopsgate Institute 13 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    Discover more about the skills and techniques of Lindy Hop and swing....More

    Homebound
    Concerts | On 19th April 2015 

    The Old Blue Last 13 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    The band plays pop-punk with support from Atiptoe, Faux and The Yacht Club....More

    Fuse
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th April 2015 

    Village Underground 14 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    Martin Buttrich, Enzo Siragusa, Ferro and Chris Maran supply house....More

    Gospel Sundays
    Concerts | Until 31st May 2015 

    The Blues Kitchen 15 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

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