Barbican Hall

 
 
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Silk Street, City, London EC2Y 8DS
 
 
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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

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Barbican Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
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Railway Stations

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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...

 
 
What's on in London 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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    Citadines London Barbican Apart-Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £84  22% off
    7-21 Goswell Road, EC1M | 4 minutes from Barbican Hall
    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
     
     
     
    Malmaison London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £91  29% off
    18-21 Charterhouse Square, EC1M | 5 minutes from Barbican Hall
    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
     
     
     
    Apex London Wall Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £88  39% off
    7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 7 minutes from Barbican Hall
    In the heart of the financial district and close to the Bank of England, the newly opened Apex London Wall Hotel, is within walking distance of ... More
     
     
     
     
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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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    Entertainment near Barbican Hall

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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

    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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    The Last Stuarts and the Death of the Royal Powerhouse
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 3rd June 2015 - 6pm-7pm
    Museum of London, 150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Barbican Hall
    In his short reign James II built a surprising amount, including a large royal chapel - the architectural symbol of his conversion to Roman Catholicism. His ...More
     
     
     
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    One Big Book Launch 2015
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 3rd June 2015 - 6pm-8.30pm
    Free Word Centre, 60 Farringdon Road, EC1R | 13 minutes from Barbican Hall
    Ten authors. Ten books. One Big Book Launch. Join ten, emerging authors as they launch their books at one of the most talked about literary events ...More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Barbican Hall

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Barbican Hall
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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
    British Cuisine... More
     
     
     
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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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    Education near Barbican Hall

    Near Barbican Hall
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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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    Barbican Hall clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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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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    Rick Cordell
    Exhibitions | Until 29th June 2015 

    Barbican Centre

    An exhibition of photographs by Rick Cordell, a photographer and lecturer at the University of the Arts London....More

    Afternoon Poems: Edward Thomas: Goodbye Old World
    Exhibitions | On 3rd June 2015 

    Barbican Centre

    A reading of Thomas's poetry....More

    Not I/Footfalls/Rockaby
    Not I/Footfalls/Rockaby
    Theatre | Until 7th June 2015 

    Barbican Centre

    Following sold-out shows at the Royal Court Theatre and Southbank Centre in 2014, Not I/Footfalls/Rockaby transfer to the Barbican in ...More

     
    The Last Stuarts and the Death of the Royal Powerhouse
    Exhibitions | On 3rd June 2015 

    Museum of London 3 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    In his short reign James II built a surprising amount, including a large royal chapel - the architectural symbol of ...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

     
    The Big Wednesday Comedy Club - Barbican
    Comedy | On 3rd June 2015 

    Charterhouse 6 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

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    Panufnik Young Composers Workshop
    Exhibitions | On 3rd June 2015 

    LSO St Luke's 7 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    Composer Colin Matthews and conductor Francois-Xavier Roth create an orchestral piece with young composers....More

    Flora And Fauna
    Exhibitions | Next performance 3rd June 2015 

    Bank of England Museum 8 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    What's the colour of money? The Bank Of England Museum in the City turns its attention to another type of ...More

    Voga at Coq d'Argent
    Voga at Coq d'Argent
    Sporting Events | Until 27th September 2015 

    Coq d'Argent 9 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    What better way to spend summer Sunday mornings than doing voga on the roof of the Coq d'Argent? Even better, ...More

     
    Soapbox Sessions
    Concerts | Until 24th June 2015 

    The Queen Of Hoxton 11 minutes walk from Barbican Hall

    Solo artists and bands perform acoustic indie, soul and rock....More

     
     
     
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