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16 Chenies Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7EX
 
 
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Just off Tottenham Court Road, The Drill Hall is a fantastic alternative arts venue. The centre boasts a 200-seat theatre, as well as a 50-seat cabaret-style hall, and a photographic darkroom suite available for public use.

As well as showcasing the best in fringe theatre and comedy the centre holds a regular programme of classes, courses and workshops covering all the creative arts.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Goodge Street Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
29 minutes walk
 
Euston Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Russell Court NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Collingwood House NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Academy Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £106  33% off
21 Gower Street, WC1E | 1 minute from Drill Hall
Thick carpets, antique furniture, free-standing claw-foot baths and delicate floral fabrics create an atmosphere of intimate country house elegance throughout this 49-room boutique hotel owned by ... More
 
 
 
My Bloomsbury London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  30% off
11-13 Bayley Street, WC1B | 3 minutes from Drill Hall
The idea behind the first class service at this hotel is to offer guests a personal touch and inspiration for creative minds. With cutting edge design ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £82  36% off
97 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 5 minutes from Drill Hall
Welcoming hotel in historic Bloomsbury offering comfortable, stylish rooms with cityscape views and free high-speed Wi-Fi on unlimited devices. Scoff and Banter serves a superb menu ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Theatres nearest Drill Hall

Nearest to Drill Hall
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
RADA - Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Malet Street, WC1E | 2 minutes from Drill Hall
RADA's 160-seat Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dominion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
268-269 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 6 minutes from Drill Hall
Huge theatre which plays host to big, rocking musicals, the Dominion Theatre, though built in 1928, underwent a �6 million restoration in 2017. Originally used as ... More
 
 
 
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Bloomsbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 6 minutes from Drill Hall
Owned and part-funded by University College London, the Bloomsbury was completed in 1968 on the site of a bomb-damaged church. The years have not been kind ... More
 
 
 
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The Wheatsheaf
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
25 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Drill Hall
Stop at The Wheatsheaf on Rathbone Place and you'll be having a pint where people like George Orwell, Anthony Burgess and Dylan Thomas have stopped and ... More
 
 
 
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Soho Square
London > Entertainment >
1 Soho Square, Soho, London W1D | 7 minutes from Drill Hall
Popular lunchtime spot in the heart of London's media industry, Soho Square is located at the centre of Soho and provides a ... More
 
 
 
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The Horse Hospital
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
30 Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from Drill Hall
As the name suggests, The Horse Hospital wasn't always the modern arts venue it is today. Once home to sick and injured horses - many references ... More
 
 
 
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TCR's Boozy Book Club
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 17th September 2019 - 7pm
Drill Hall, 19-20 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 5 minutes from Drill Hall
Join TCR's famous Boozy Book Club to discuss a choice paperback over a specially-designed cocktail. The group will be discussing Toni Morrison's 'Beloved' in our basement ...More
 
 
 
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Big the Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 6th September to 2nd November 2019
Drill Hall, 268-269 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 6 minutes from Drill Hall
Based on the smash-hit movie starring Tom Hanks, Big the Musical is a heart-warming show about 12 year-old Josh Baskin who longs to be big and ...More
 
 
 
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Jesse Malin
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 17th September 2019 - 7.30pm
Drill Hall, 100 Oxford Street, W1D | 6 minutes from Drill Hall
Rock singer-songwriter from New York. The support act is Hennessey....More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Drill Hall

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Drill Hall
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The Building Centre
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
26 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 2 minutes from Drill Hall
Open to the public as well as construction professionals, The Building Centre houses a permanent exhibition of a 1:1500 scale model of Central London. Current major ... More
 
 
 
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New London Architecture
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
26 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 2 minutes from Drill Hall
Located at The Building Centre in central London, New London Architecture prompts debate and discussion on architecture, planning, development and construction in the capital. The Pipers ... More
 
 
 
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Pollock's Toy Museum
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
1 Scala Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Drill Hall
Crammed inside two townhouses (one 18th, the other 19th century) on a pretty sidestreet you'll find this historic haven for toys of all kinds. Named after ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Drill Hall
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Heal's, Tottenham Court Road
London > Shopping > House and Garden
196 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 2 minutes from Drill Hall
Though it was established in 1800 Heal's is renowned for its beautifully designed furniture, attractive modern decorations and hyper-modern kitchenware. First opened in 1854, their flagship ... More
 
 
 
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Waterstone's - Gower Street
London > Shopping > Books
82 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 2 minutes from Drill Hall
Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relative newcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, ... More
 
 
 
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Spymaster
London > Shopping > Specialists
11 Howland Street, Marylebone, London W1T | 4 minutes from Drill Hall
Leading supplier of high-tech gadgets, communication and surveillance equipment. Shhhh! Just between you and me there’s this great shop in London that’s just perfect for those everyday, ... More
 
 
 
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Busaba Eathai
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
22 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 1 minute from Drill Hall
Busaba Eathai is a canteen-style Thai fusion restaurant handily located for the West End. Diners are sat at long communal tables, which can be a little ... More
 
 
 
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The Ambrose Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Heal's 196 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 2 minutes from Drill Hall
On the first floor of Heal's Tottenham Court Road store, this British themed brasserie offers casual dining and cocktails. ... More
 
 
 
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Le Pain Quotidien
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
64 Tottenham Court Road, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Drill Hall
It all started with a loaf. Not just any loaf. Belgian chef Alain Coumont was intent on creating the perfect mix of water, flour and salt. ... More
 
 
 
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RADA Chenies Street
London > Education > Adult Education
18-22 Chenies Street, WC1E | 1 minute from Drill Hall
One of three RADA sites across London, this Chenies Street building contains rehearsal rooms, the finance department, RADA Enterprises, the RADA Marketing department, ... More
 
 
 
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School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Drill Hall
The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) is among the best schools for the studies of foreign cultures and languages in the world. In fact, ... More
 
 
 
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Slade School of Fine Art
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 6 minutes from Drill Hall
Among the best regarded art schools in the world. The Slade is a fairly traditional school with an insistence on certain techniques within each undergraduate course, ... More
 
 
 
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Drill Hall gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Dolphin Swimming Club
London > Leisure > Activities
U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 3 minutes from Drill Hall
Swimming lessons for children and aquaphobic adults. This is one of the more popular swimming schools in London, and one of the most long-running, with over ... More
 
 
 
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Frame Fitzrovia
London > Leisure >
25-33 Berners Street, W1T | 5 minutes from Drill Hall
Drop in and pay-as-you-go, Frame offers flexibility and fun workouts, from sweat drenched cardio to mindful meditation. Doing the gym differently, Frame puts you through ... More
 
 
 
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Agua at Sanderson
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
The Sanderson, 50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Drill Hall
Walking into the clean white space that is the Agua Spa at The Sanderson is instantly calming, relaxing and heavenly. There are 14 private treatment rooms, ... More
 
 
 
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The Adam and Eve
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
77a Wells Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 7 minutes from Drill Hall
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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The Adam & Eve
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77a Wells Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 7 minutes from Drill Hall
Situated on Wells Street by Oxford Circus, The Adam & Eve is one of the most central pubs within the Young's pub group offering a welcome ... More
 
 
 
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King & Queen
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Foley Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 7 minutes from Drill Hall
... More
 
 
 
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Drill Hall clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Drakes Tabanco
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Windmill Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Drill Hall
Drakes Tabanco opens on 7th October 2013. Serving fine and rare sherry wines straight from barrel, alongside a Spanish and British food menu, Drakes Tabanco is ... More
 
 
 
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Vagabond Wines Charlotte Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
25 Charlotte Street, W1T | 3 minutes from Drill Hall
The second Vagabond store, following on from the original wine bar in Fulham, can be found in ... More
 
 
 
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Vijay's Bar & Lounge
London > Nightlife > Bars
93 Charlotte Street, W1T | 4 minutes from Drill Hall
Cocktails and Indian-style bar snacks are served late into the night at atmospheric drinking den Vijay's Bar & Lounge on Charlotte ... More
 
 
 
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The Rathbone Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Drill Hall
Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. With high speed wireless broadband available in ... More
 
 
 
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British Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 6 minutes from Drill Hall
If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ... More
 
 
 
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The Congress Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 6 minutes from Drill Hall
Based at Congress House, the headquarters of the Trades Union Congress, the Congress Centre offers several meeting and conference rooms for hire within an architecturally-renowned Grade ... More
 
 
 
 

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TCR's Boozy Book Club
Exhibitions | On 17th September 2019 

Waterstone's - Tottenham Court Road 5 minutes walk from Drill Hall

Join TCR's famous Boozy Book Club to discuss a choice paperback over a specially-designed cocktail. The group will be discussing ...More

Big the Musical
Big the Musical
Theatre | Until 2nd November 2019 

Dominion Theatre 6 minutes walk from Drill Hall

Based on the smash-hit movie starring Tom Hanks, Big the Musical is a heart-warming show about 12 year-old Josh Baskin ...More

 
Jesse Malin
Concerts | On 17th September 2019 

The 100 Club 6 minutes walk from Drill Hall

Rock singer-songwriter from New York. The support act is Hennessey....More

Wellcome Collection: Being Human
Wellcome Collection: Being Human
Exhibitions | Until 1st September 2021 

Wellcome Collection 7 minutes walk from Drill Hall

Replacing Medicine Now as a permanent display at the Wellcome Collection, Being Human is a free exhibition which takes a ...More

 
Jo Spence and Oreet Ashery: Misbehaving Bodies
Jo Spence and Oreet Ashery: Misbehaving Bodies
Exhibitions | Until 26th January 2020 

Wellcome Collection 7 minutes walk from Drill Hall

Two artists who have lived with chronic illnesses explore how debilitating disease can shape the way we think about the ...More

 
The Blind Tiger
The Blind Tiger
Exhibitions | Until 30th September 2019 

Dum Biryani House 7 minutes walk from Drill Hall

A new late night Soho bar opens just for the summer. Below DUM Biryani House on Wardour Street, The Blind ...More

 
Wild Card
Concerts | On 17th September 2019 

Pizza Express Dean Street 7 minutes walk from Drill Hall

The group, led by the French guitarist Clement Regert, fuses urban rhythms, hard-bop and grooves with Latin and jazz attitude....More

What Girls Are Made Of
What Girls Are Made Of
Theatre | Until 28th September 2019 

Soho Theatre 8 minutes walk from Drill Hall

Actor, musician and playwright Cora Bissett used her own diaries to document her life from the girl she was to ...More

 
Benito Skinner
Comedy | Until 17th September 2019 

Soho Theatre 8 minutes walk from Drill Hall

The YouTuber presents a new show containing his trademark comedy skits, characters and parodies....More

Shappi Khorsandi: Skittish Warrior... Confessions Of A Club Comic
Comedy | Until 28th September 2019 

Soho Theatre 8 minutes walk from Drill Hall

The award-winning comedian is back after her stint on I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here!, and delivers sharp-tongued ...More

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