The Type Museum

 
 
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100 Hackford Road, SW9 0QU 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Stockwell Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Oval Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Vauxhall Railway Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Hotels near The Type Museum

Near The Type Museum
Church Street Hotel London London
Church Street Hotel London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £50  33% off
29-33 Camberwell Church Street, SE5 | 22 minutes from The Type Museum
Billing itself as 'a Spanish Americana oasis in the heart of downtown South London', the Church Street Hotel is certainly unique and boutique-y. Frida Kahlo stares ...More
 
 
 
Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel London London
Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £84  35% 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 Hotel London London
Plaza on the River Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel  from £126  32% 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
Cuming Museum London
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
 
 
 
Garden Museum London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Garden Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 28 minutes from The Type Museum
Situated in the restored church of St Mary-at-Lambeth, adjacent to Lambeth Palace on the banks of the River Thames, the Garden Museum provides an insight into ...More
 
 
 
IWM London (Imperial War Museums) London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, 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
Gasworks London
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
 
 
 
Khadambi Asalache House (575 Wandsworth Road) London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Khadambi Asalache House (575 Wandsworth Road)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
575 Wandsworth Road, SW8 | 22 minutes from The Type Museum
The hand-carved fretwork interior of this modest, early 19th-century, terraced house make it one of the most unusual and inspiring in London. 575 Wandsworth Road was ...More
 
 
 
Tate Britain London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Britain
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 24 minutes from The Type Museum
Overlooking the River Thames, Tate Britain was originally founded through the philanthropy of the sugar magnate Sir Henry Tate. The Tate legacy now encompasses three other ...More
 
 
 
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Events near The Type Museum

Near The Type Museum
Dialogue present Talking/Making/Taking Part: A Festival Of Theatre And Discussion London
Ends Today
Dialogue present Talking/Making/Taking Part: A Festival Of Theatre And Discussion
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 10am-5pm
Oval House, 54 Kennington Oval, Kennington, SE11 | 11 minutes from The Type Museum
Let's talk about theatre and society. Let's make performances and discuss new ideas together....More
 
 
 
Banks London
Today Only
Banks
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 7pm
Brixton Academy, 211 Stockwell Road, SW9 | 12 minutes from The Type Museum
Dark, brooding R&B courtesy of the Los Angeles-born singer-songwriter to coincide with the release of her debut album Goddess....More
 
 
 
Pinot La Pantomime London
Ends Today
Pinot La Pantomime
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 11am-1.30pm
LOST Theatre, 208 Wandsworth Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 13 minutes from The Type Museum
A sing-along....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near The Type Museum

Near The Type Museum
O2 Academy Brixton London
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
 
 
 
Landor Pub Theatre London
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
 
 
 
Above The Stag Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Above The Stag Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Arch 17, Miles Street, 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
The Old Post Office Bakery London
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
 
 
 
Lassco House & Garden London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
M Moen & Sons London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
M Moen & Sons
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
24 The Pavement, SW4 | 26 minutes from The Type Museum
This very British butcher's, founded in 1971 by Maurice Moen and run by his son Garry, is traditional in the best sense of the word. Meat ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The Type Museum

What are the best dining options near The Type Museum London?
The Canton Arms London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Canton Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
177 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 7 minutes from The Type Museum
...More
 
 
 
Adulis London
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
 
 
 
Bar Estrela London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bar Estrela
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
111 South Lambeth Road, Lambeth, London SW8 | 9 minutes from The Type Museum
Portuguese cuisine. ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near The Type Museum

Near The Type Museum
Chocolate Films Ltd London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, 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
 
 
 
The Wine and Food Academy London
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
 
 
 
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, SW11 | 2.3 miles from The Type Museum
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ...More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Type Museum

The Type Museum gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Surrey County Cricket Club London
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
 
 
 
The Kia Oval Cricket Ground London
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
 
 
 
Kennington Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kennington Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Kennington Park Road, St. Agnes Place, SE11 | 16 minutes from The Type Museum
This much loved open space in the south London borough of Lambeth has two parts; the Victorian Grade II listed park and the park extension to ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near The Type Museum

The best pubs near London The Type Museum .
The Canton Arms London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Canton Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
177 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 7 minutes from The Type Museum
...More
 
 
 
The Fentiman Arms London
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
 
 
 
Hive London
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near The Type Museum

The Type Museum clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Plan B London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Plan B
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
418 Brixton Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 13 minutes from The Type Museum
With an exciting new music programme and creative team behind its new look and identity, including Kate Moross (one of London's most exciting young creatives, and ...More
 
 
 
Fire London
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
 
 
 
Champagne & Fromage London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Champagne & Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, SW9 | 16 minutes from The Type Museum
Champagne & Fromage Brixton opens on 8th October 2013. Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near The Type Museum

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Type Museum .
Tate Britain London
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
 
 
 
Imperial War Museum London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Royal Horticultural Halls and Conference Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Horticultural Halls and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
80 Vincent Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 32 minutes from The Type Museum
The architecturally unique Royal Horticultural Halls boasts two halls and a conference centre. Lindley Hall overlooking leafy Vincent Square is a popular venue for corporate events. ...More
 
 
 
 

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Banks
Concerts | On 23rd November 2014 

Brixton Academy 12 minutes walk from The Type Museum

Dark, brooding R&B courtesy of the Los Angeles-born singer-songwriter to coincide with the release of her debut album Goddess....More

Pinot La Pantomime
Kids Events | Until 23rd November 2014 

LOST Theatre 13 minutes walk from The Type Museum

A sing-along....More

Sundays At The RVT
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th December 2014 

Royal Vauxhall Tavern 17 minutes walk from The Type Museum

...More

Sundays Charlie Hides Tv
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th November 2014 

Royal Vauxhall Tavern 17 minutes walk from The Type Museum

House tunes from Charlie Hides TV and support from Simon Le Vans....More

Reggaeoke
Concerts | On 23rd November 2014 

Upstairs At The Ritzy 17 minutes walk from The Type Museum

...More

Bolshoi Ballet: The Pharaoh's Daughter
Dance | Until 27th November 2014 

Ritzy Picturehouse 17 minutes walk from The Type Museum

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The Church - London's Biggest Sunday Drinking Session
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th January 2015 

Electric Brixton 19 minutes walk from The Type Museum

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The Church
Concerts | On 23rd November 2014 

Electric Brixton 19 minutes walk from The Type Museum

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Ice Skate Vauxhall
Ice Skate Vauxhall
Seasonal | Until 4th January 2015 

Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens 19 minutes walk from The Type Museum

This festive season, a brand new winter experience comes to the capital, as Ice Skate Vauxhall opens for the first ...More

 
Sparkling Sundays!
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th November 2014 

Aquum Bar 21 minutes walk from The Type Museum

DJ Benny Blanco plays party anthems and house hits....More

 
 
 
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