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Stockwell Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Oval Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
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Vauxhall Railway Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London- Vauxhall Nine Elms
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £60  27% off
87 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 12 minutes from The Type Museum
Recently redeveloped in a contemporary style, the Holiday Inn Express London -Vauxhall Nine Elms is a budget hotel located just south of the river Thames. ... More
 
 
 
Park Plaza London Riverbank
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £81  24% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 23 minutes from The Type Museum
For understated chic this hotel on the banks of the Thames opposite the Tate Britain is a top choice. The rooms are clean and modern and ... More
 
 
 
Plaza on the River Club & Residence London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £116  31% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 23 minutes from The Type Museum
Riverside rooms at this modern luxury hotel overlook the River Thames with the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye visible. All apartments features ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Museums nearest The Type Museum

Nearest to The Type Museum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Churchill War Rooms
London > Attractions > Museums
Clive Steps, King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 2 miles from The Type Museum
Winston Churchill directed the troops during World War II from a small warren of underground rooms, which are now open to the public. Visitors ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 27 minutes from The Type Museum
The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 30 minutes from The Type Museum
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Type Museum

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Type Museum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Block 336
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
336 Brixton Road, SW9 | 8 minutes from The Type Museum
Founded in October 2011, Block 336 is an artist-run project space, studio provider and UK registered charity. Located in Brixton, the gallery has ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Oasis Adventure Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Larkhall Lane, SW8 | 11 minutes from The Type Museum
The excellent Oasis Adventure Playground provides supervised adventure play sessions for local children aged 6 to 16 who can zip down the zip wire, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gasworks
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
155 Vauxhall Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 16 minutes from The Type Museum
Gasworks serves a dual purpose: as a location for 12 artists' studios and as host to up to six exhibitions a year. Emphasis is placed on ... More
 
 
 
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Events near The Type Museum

Near The Type Museum
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Lyrical Lockoff Presents
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Tuesday 19th December 2017 - 10pm-4am
The Type Museum , 261 Brixton Road, SW9 | 5 minutes from The Type Museum
Grime and garage spun by Logan Sama, YGG and Capo Lee....More
 
 
 
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Garage Juice Christmas Rave
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 22nd December 2017 - 10pm-5am
The Type Museum , 261 Brixton Road, SW9 | 5 minutes from The Type Museum
DJs and special guests provide garage and grime....More
 
 
 
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Brixton's Christmas Garage Rave
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 23rd December 2017 - 10pm-5am
The Type Museum , 261 Brixton Road, SW9 | 5 minutes from The Type Museum
Garage and grime from DJ Luck & MC Neat and Artful Dodger. Plus Mears, Monikr, Liem Jay, Bubbles and DJ Ila....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The Type Museum

Near The Type Museum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
O2 Academy Brixton
London > Entertainment > Live Music
211 Stockwell Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 12 minutes from The Type Museum
This former cinema with its art deco interior, proscenium arch and 140ft dome is London's most celebrated venue for live music, winning Best Live Venue at ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Landor Pub Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
70 Landor Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 14 minutes from The Type Museum
You're never more than three rows away from the action at the Landor Theatre where the audience never exceeds 60. Focussed on producing musical theatre productions ... More
 
 
 
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Above The Stag Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Arch 17, Miles Street, Lambeth, London SW8 | 14 minutes from The Type Museum
Above the Stag Theatre, one of London's most successful small theatres, re-opens in a brand new venue on 29th November 2013, in a renovated railway ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Type Museum

The best shops and markets near The Type Museum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Post Office Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
76 Landor Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 14 minutes from The Type Museum
In a former Post Office in Lyham Road, Clapham North, The Old Post Office Bakery set up shop in 1982. That was after they'd been serving ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pop Brixton
London > Shopping >
Brixton Station Road, SW9 | 15 minutes from The Type Museum
The first in London to realise the retail potential of shipping containers, Pop Brixton is a wonderful community project, ... More
 
 
 
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Lassco House & Garden
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 17 minutes from The Type Museum
Architectural salvage produces the most gloriously mismatched collection of pieces, all housed in this disused church. Stock changes constantly; look for anything from stuffed animals to ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The Type Museum

What are the best dining options near The Type Museum London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Canton Arms
London > Restaurants >
177 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 7 minutes from The Type Museum
Sister pub to Great Queen Street and The Anchor & Hope , the Canton Arms retains the feel of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Adulis
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
44 Brixton Road, Stockwell, London SW9 | 8 minutes from The Type Museum
Eritrean cuisine. Separate room for parties ... More
 
 
 
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Bar Estrela
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
111 South Lambeth Road, Lambeth, London SW8 | 9 minutes from The Type Museum
Portuguese cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Type Museum

Near The Type Museum
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 1 minute from The Type Museum
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 2 miles from The Type Museum
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 30 minutes from The Type Museum
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Type Museum

The Type Museum gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Oasis Nature Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Larkhall Lane, SW4 | 10 minutes from The Type Museum
Oasis runs a children's Nature Garden, a karting project and an Adventure Playground all in and around the same corner east of Larkhall Park in Stockwell. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Surrey County Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
The Brit Insurance Oval, Kennington, Kennington, London SE11 | 12 minutes from The Type Museum
While Lords is the spiritual home of English cricket, it is The Oval (offically The Brit Insurance Oval), home of Surrey County Cricket Club, that fills ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Kia Oval Cricket Ground
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Harleyford Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 12 minutes from The Type Museum
Though it does not have quite the same kudos as Lord's, The Kia Oval (known so because of a sponsorship deal, but usually referred to simply ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near The Type Museum

The best pubs near London The Type Museum .
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fentiman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
64 Fentiman Road, Kennington, London SW8 | 10 minutes from The Type Museum
The Fentiman Arms is a special pub in Lambeth a cricket ball's throw way from The Oval. They have a lovely wild garden out the back, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hive
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
11-13 Station Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 14 minutes from The Type Museum
Though it has the look of a Carnaby Street style bar, with funky lighting and minimalist decor in gunmetal grey, this new Brixton joint differs from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Effra
London > Nightlife > Pubs
38a Kellet Road, Brixton, London SW2 | 19 minutes from The Type Museum
By no means your average watering hole; the Effra defies most attempts at description or classification. From the outside it looks like a shabby South London ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Type Museum

The Type Museum clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Phonox
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
418 Brixton Road, SW9 | 13 minutes from The Type Museum
In the Brixton space where the nightclub Plan B once stood, Phonox offers a modern approach to clubbing - hang out and have drinks at the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brixton Beach
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Popes Road, Brixton, SW9 | 15 minutes from The Type Museum
Each summer, Londoners can enjoy the charms of the seaside without leaving the city at the rooftop Brixton Beach . I nspired by the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fire
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 15 minutes from The Type Museum
London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Type Museum

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Type Museum .
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Battersea Barge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 21 minutes from The Type Museum
In the shadow of the Battersea Power Station, the Battersea Barge is a unique venue that's open daily for food, drink and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Britain
London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 24 minutes from The Type Museum
Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More
 
 
 
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 30 minutes from The Type Museum
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
 

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Russell Brand: Re:Birth
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O2 Academy Brixton 12 minutes walk from The Type Museum

The controversial stand up embarks on his latest tour inspired by the birth of his first child in 2016. In ...More

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Brixton Rooftop is transformed into the South Pole Saloon this winter, inviting Londoners to escape the dark winter nights and ...More

 
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No need to slope off to the Alps, Vauxhall Winter Village has all the fun of an alpine ski village ...More

 
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The LightBox 17 minutes walk from The Type Museum

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