Ministry of Sound  

 
 
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Ministry of SoundA massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The opening night back in 1991 heralded the explosion of superclubs across the UK. Boasting a crisp, clear, thumpingly loud sound system, and some of the best house DJs of the era, the club attracted thousands of hedonists south of the Thames every weekend. This giddy ascendancy was subsequently translated into various record labels, a clothing company and sister clubs across the globe. Of course, success on such a scale never lasts, least of all in clubland, and the buzz around the venue had stagnated by the late '90s. Thankfully the last few years have seen the brains behind the operation quit resting on their laurels and sort it out. A welcome refurbishment of the interior and a creative injection into the DJ line-up means that Ministry is still well worth a look.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 7 minutes from Ministry of Sound
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London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 5 minutes from Ministry of Sound
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132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 4 minutes from Ministry of Sound
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London > Business > Venue Hire
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | Same location as Ministry of Sound
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