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What's on in London 2016

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2016 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2016 London events.

 
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Near London Metropolitan Archives
The Zetter Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  37% off
St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 4 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Found in the trendy neighbourhood of Clerkenwell, The Zetter Hotel provides stylish boutique accommodation within a converted Victorian warehouse. With 59 rooms, each individually designed and ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London Kings Cross - Bloomsbury
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £52  42% off
1 Kings Cross Road, WC1X | 6 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Halfway between the City and the west End, the Bloomsbury area is an oasis of calm in the very heart of the capital. It's a lovely ... More
 
 
 
Atelier EC1 Apartments By Bridgestreet
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £110  28% off
30 Greville Street, EC1N | 7 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Atelier EC1 by BridgeStreet is a new five star, environmentally friendly apartment development based in the heart of Londons thriving Jewellery Quarter, near the City of ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Libraries nearest London Metropolitan Archives

Nearest to London Metropolitan Archives
Marx Memorial Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
37A Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
This library contains over 100,000 books, pamphlets and periodicals connected with Marxism and the broad Labour Movement, all housed in an 18th century Grade II listed ... More
 
 
 
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Events near London Metropolitan Archives

Near London Metropolitan Archives
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 6th December 2016 to 29th January 2017
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 6 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Dance master Matthew Bourne takes on Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's film and Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale to create new ballet production The Red Shoes, being ...More
 
 
 
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Clerkenwell Design Week
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th, 25th and 26th May 2016
Museum of the Order of St John, St. Johns Gate, 26 St. John's Lane, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 6 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Taking place at some of the more unusual locations in Clerkenwell - The Farmiloe Building the Priory of the Order of St John and, new for ...More
 
 
 
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Northern Ballet: 1984
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 24th to 28th May 2016 - Various Times
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 6 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
The company presents a re-imagining of the iconic novel by George Orwell, created by the guest choreographer and former Royal Ballet dancer Jonathan Watkins....More
 
 
 
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Near London Metropolitan Archives
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Theatre Delicatessen
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Taking over the old Guardian building in Farringdon and filling it with rehearsal rooms and performance spaces, Theatre Delicatessen not only takes an entrepreneurial approach to ... More
 
 
 
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Theatre Delicatessen
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Taking over the old Guardian building in Farringdon and filling it with rehearsal rooms and performance spaces, Theatre Delicatessen not only takes an entrepreneurial approach to ... More
 
 
 
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Sadler's Wells
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
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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Sights and Attractions near London Metropolitan Archives

The best museums, galleries, attractions near London Metropolitan Archives
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House of Detention
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Sans Walk, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
The House of Detention gets its name from its former purpose - as a prison - and there has been a prison on this site since ... More
 
 
 
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Exmouth Market
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
A rich hunting ground for restaurants and bars, Exmouth Market twinkles under the fairy lights that zig-zag overhead across the scenic pedestrianised street. Hip hang outs ... More
 
 
 
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The Werkstatt
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7-9 Woodbridge Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
The Werkstatt - meaning workshop in German - is a workshop for international designers and architects to meet, be inspired, play and create. A showcase for ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near London Metropolitan Archives

The best shops and markets near London Metropolitan Archives
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ec one Exmouth Market
London > Shopping > Jewellery
41 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Established in Clerkenwell in 1997, EC One jewellery has built up a glittering reputation for its individual, stylish jewellery. Husband and wife team Jos and Alison ... More
 
 
 
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Lesley Craze Gallery
London > Shopping > Jewellery
34 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Lesley Craze houses contemporary pieces of jewellery design in an interesting gallery shop. A range of materials is used, including both precious and semi-precious metals, and ... More
 
 
 
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International Magic Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
89 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 5 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Superb family-run magic shop, offering props, books and videos for magicians of all abilities. Pick a deck of cards, any deck of cards, from their mysterious ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near London Metropolitan Archives London?
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The Clerkenwell Kitchen
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
31 Clerkenwell Close, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 1 minute from London Metropolitan Archives
Canteen-styled daytime cafe which emphasises fresh ingredients from local producers, fair trade, and organic methods. The daily changing menu reflects the available ingredients. Soups, tarts, pasta, ... More
 
 
 
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Moro
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
34 - 36 Exmouth Market, Finsbury, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Nice, noisy place serving a mixture of Spanish and North African cuisine. A superb, convivial restaurant with a great reputation based on its best-selling cook book ... More
 
 
 
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Medcalf
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
40 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Medcalf is situated in a turn of the century butchers shop in the heart of Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell. The simple and inspired cooking showcases the very ... More
 
 
 
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Education near London Metropolitan Archives

Near London Metropolitan Archives
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B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 1 minute from London Metropolitan Archives
Featuring six catering stations, a demonstration bench and a communal dining table, B&H Kitchen , the cookery school from Bourne & Hollingsworth Group, guides Londoners ... More
 
 
 
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London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
 
 
 
ATC Ltd
London > Education > Arts and Drama
16 Clerkenwell Close, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
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London Metropolitan Archives gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 1 minute from London Metropolitan Archives
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
 
 
 
Vie
London > Leisure > Fitness
122 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Vie is a friendly private health club which makes a welcome retreat in the heart of the bustling city in EC1. Facilities include gymnasium, swimming pool, ... More
 
 
 
Central School of Ballet
London > Leisure > Fitness
10 Herbal Hill, Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near London Metropolitan Archives

The best pubs near London London Metropolitan Archives.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Ambassador
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
The Ambassador is one of the more special among of the gastro pubs in Exmouth Market thanks to its short but eclectic menu. It also owes ... More
 
 
 
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Cafe Kick
London > Nightlife > Pubs
43 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
The original Kick bar and a local landmark, Cafe Kick is a tiny continental-style cafe bar with terrace tables and an endearingly insalubrious interior, has three ... More
 
 
 
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The Eagle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
159 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
The original and arguably one of London's best gastropubs, The Eagle in Farringdon is a happy, bustling place where top notch food is served without the ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near London Metropolitan Archives

London Metropolitan Archives clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Leonards EC1
London > Nightlife > Bars
42 Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 1 minute from London Metropolitan Archives
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Rhum Jungle
London > Nightlife >
70 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
... More
 
 
 
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Ghost Farringdon
London > Nightlife >
113-117 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Most people's gripe about South Ken's graffiti chic venue Ghost INC is that it would be better suited to the edgier East End than the haughty ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near London Metropolitan Archives

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near London Metropolitan Archives.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crypt on the Green
London > Business > Venue Hire
Clerkenwell Close, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
The Crypt on the Green, underneath St James Church in Clerkenwell, is on the site of the first nunnery to be built in London dating back ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of the Order of St John
London > Business > Venue Hire
St. Johns Gate, 26 St. John's Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 6 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
The Museum of the Order of St John tells the story of the St John's Ambulance from within a 16th century gatehouse which was formerly the ... More
 
 
 
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Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from London Metropolitan Archives
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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Royal Opera House: Frankenstein
Dance | Until 27th May 2016 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from London Metropolitan Archives

Royal Ballet Artist in Residence Liam Scarlett presents a full-length narrative ballet-adaptation of Mary Shelley's Gothic novel, which deals with ...More

Oedipe
Concerts | Until 8th June 2016 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from London Metropolitan Archives

Johan Reuter, John Tomlinson, Sarah Connolly and Sophie Bevan perform in The Royal Opera House ...More

Frankenstein
Dance | Until 27th May 2016 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from London Metropolitan Archives

The Royal Opera House hosts the world premiere of Liam Scarlett's new full-length ballet, ...More

The Winter's Tale
The Winter's Tale
Dance | Until 10th June 2016 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from London Metropolitan Archives

After creating Alice's Adventures in Wonderland for The Royal Ballet in 2011 - the company's first full length ...More

 
Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from London Metropolitan Archives

A new piece of artwork by Yinka Shonibare will be displayed on the exterior of the Royal Opera House this ...More

 
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Foodie Events | Until 29th September 2016 

Balthazar 2 minutes walk from London Metropolitan Archives

Plumped up lips made from sponge, chocolate torte as gel eyeliner, and rhubarb and ginger cream lined up like brush-on ...More

 
The Woman In Black
The Woman In Black
Theatre | Until 30th July 2016 

Fortune Theatre 2 minutes walk from London Metropolitan Archives

One of the less well-known West-End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since ...More

 
Sicily: Culture And Conquest - Helena Attlee, Dirk Booms And Tom Holland
Exhibitions | On 25th May 2016 

Stanford's 3 minutes walk from London Metropolitan Archives

Authors discuss the new British Museum exhibition....More

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre | Until 7th January 2017 

Theatre Royal Drury Lane 3 minutes walk from London Metropolitan Archives

Nominated for a staggering seven gongs in the 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...More

 
Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical
Theatre | Until 29th May 2016 

Cambridge Theatre 3 minutes walk from London Metropolitan Archives

The Royal Shakespeare Company's multiple award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at ...More

 
 
 
 
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