Barbican Conference Centre

 
 
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The Barbican Centre is the jewel in London's artistic crown, with its theatres, concert halls, art galleries and cinema providing a year-round programme of events. Adjoining the complex, the huge Barbican Conference Centre offers versatile accommodation for events of every type. At the heart of the conference floor are two large suites with sound proofed sliding partitions providing space for up to 170 delegates in theatre style. Alternatively, these suites can be divided into six separate rooms for smaller groups. A dedicated boardroom is also available for the most formal meetings and there are three presentation cinemas. Cinema 1 is the ideal venue for private film screenings, and can be combined with a dinner or drinks in the Garden Room and Conservatory. Great transport links, a location close to the financial city and the kudos associated with the Barbican's links to London's celebrated arts scene, as well as excellent customer care for first-time exhibitors, make this a much sought-after conference venue.

 

Barbican Conference Centre events

 
Symphonic Legends LondonSymphonic Legends LondonLondon Symphony Orchestra and London Symphony Chorus perform works from video games.13th July 2014Sunday 13th July 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Symphonic Legends London
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Sunday 13th July 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
London Symphony Orchestra and London Symphony Chorus perform works from video games.
Digital RevolutionDigital RevolutionDigital RevolutionThe Barbican's big summer exhibition tackles the impact of digital technology in the arts since 1970 and considers how it might develop in the future in the light of new technologies such as augmented reality, artificial intelligence, wearable technologies and 3D printing. This multimedia extravaganza includes work from across the creative spectrum13th July 2014Sunday 14th September 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Ongoing
Digital Revolution
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Installation
DATES  3rd July to 14th September 2014
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
The Barbican's big summer exhibition tackles the impact of digital technology in the arts since 1970 and considers how it might develop in the future in the light of new technologies such as augmented reality, artificial intelligence, wearable technologies and 3D printing. This multimedia extravaganza includes work from across the creative spectrum... More about this event
 
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the CatwalkThe Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the CatwalkThe Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the CatwalkThe first major exhibition of the work of fashion's most theatrical of designers, Jean Paul Gaultier. More than 140 pieces will be on show in the Barbican Art Gallery, spanning Gaultier's 35-year career. Alongside couture, ready-to-wear garments and film costumes will be pieces that have become celebrities in their own right, such as Madonna's coni13th July 2014Sunday 17th August 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Ongoing
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Installation
DATES  9th April to 17th August 2014
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
The first major exhibition of the work of fashion's most theatrical of designers, Jean Paul Gaultier. More than 140 pieces will be on show in the Barbican Art Gallery, spanning Gaultier's 35-year career. Alongside couture, ready-to-wear garments and film costumes will be pieces that have become celebrities in their own right, such as Madonna's coni... More about this event
 
North London ChorusNorth London ChorusSoprano Rhian Lois and baritone George Humphreys join the choir for Mendelssohn's Verleih Uns Frieden, Arvo Part's Cantus In Memoriam Benjamin Britten and Brahms' Nanie and A German Requiem.14th July 2014Monday 14th July 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
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North London Chorus
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Monday 14th July 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
Soprano Rhian Lois and baritone George Humphreys join the choir for Mendelssohn's Verleih Uns Frieden, Arvo Part's Cantus In Memoriam Benjamin Britten and Brahms' Nanie and A German Requiem.
Cinema And The First World War: TalkCinema And The First World War: TalkWith Kevin Brownlow.16th July 2014Wednesday 16th July 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
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Cinema And The First World War: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Wednesday 16th July 2014 - 6.30pm
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
With Kevin Brownlow.
The Four Horsemen Of The ApocalypseThe Four Horsemen Of The Apocalypse16th July 2014Thursday 17th July 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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The Four Horsemen Of The Apocalypse
event > Film Events
DATES  Wednesday 16th July 2014 - 8pm
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
Jerry Dammers' Spatial AKA OrchestraJerry Dammers' Spatial AKA OrchestraOriginal sounds and special arrangements from the founder of The Specials and 2 Tone, marking the centenary of jazz musician Sun Ra, the late Mat Fox, and celebrating Mandela Day 2014.18th July 2014Friday 18th July 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Jerry Dammers' Spatial AKA Orchestra
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Reggae
DATES  Friday 18th July 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
Original sounds and special arrangements from the founder of The Specials and 2 Tone, marking the centenary of jazz musician Sun Ra, the late Mat Fox, and celebrating Mandela Day 2014.
Empty Property ExpoEmpty Property ExpoThis Free to attend event is aimed to outline the opportunities available for bricks and mortar and introduce owners to the service providers so they can work together to realise the potential of the sub-region's Empty Properties.19th July 2014Saturday 19th July 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
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Empty Property Expo
event > Business Events > Conferences | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 19th July 2014 - 10am-5pm
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
This Free to attend event is aimed to outline the opportunities available for bricks and mortar and introduce owners to the service providers so they can work together to realise the potential of the sub-region's Empty Properties.
Robert Henke: Lumiere + Robin Fox: RGBRobert Henke: Lumiere + Robin Fox: RGBThe German sound artist teaches lasers to dance. Three powerful white lasers draw rapid successions of abstract objects, seemingly floating in space, while the data used to draw the shapes is transformed into audible frequencies.19th July 2014Saturday 19th July 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
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Robert Henke: Lumiere + Robin Fox: RGB
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Performance and Body Art
DATES  Saturday 19th July 2014 - 8pm
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
The German sound artist teaches lasers to dance. Three powerful white lasers draw rapid successions of abstract objects, seemingly floating in space, while the data used to draw the shapes is transformed into audible frequencies.
EelsEelsMark Oliver Everett's LA-based indie-rock group.24th July 2014Thursday 24th July 2014 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
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Eels
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Indie & Grunge
DATES  Thursday 24th July 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
Mark Oliver Everett's LA-based indie-rock group.
 

LondonTown.com - Barbican Conference Centre Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Barbican Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Barbican Centre 22 Legion
 
0 minutes walk
 
Barbican Centre 33 Legion
 
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The Montcalm At Brewery London City
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £119  37% off
52 Chiswell Street, EC1Y | 2 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
Set deep in the heart of London's financial district, a majestic edifice stands tall and grand building, a living embodiment of distinction, class and flamboyance. The ... More
 
 
 
London City Suites by Montcalm
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £85  38% off
42-46 Chiswell Street, EC1Y | 3 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
The London City Suites by Montcalm are within a grade II listed heritage building, located in the City of London. The 5-star accommodation provides all the ... More
 
 
 
Apex London Wall Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £104  42% off
7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 7 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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London > Business > Exhibition Centres
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Get Stuffed: Workshop (Over 5s)
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Sunday 13th July 2014 at 12.30pm-1.30pm, 2pm-3pm and 3.30pm-4.30pm
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
Make a digital historical doll....More
 
 
 
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Gaucho World Cup Screenings
London > Events > Foodie Events  Dates: 12th June to 13th July 2014
Gaucho - City, 1 Bell Inn Yard, EC3V | 12 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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The World Cup at The Drunken Monkey
London > Events > Sporting Events  Dates: 12th June to 13th July 2014
The Drunken Monkey, 222 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 14 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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Barbican - Curve Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
Part of the Barbican Centre for arts and conferences the Curve Gallery, situated on the ground floor, has changing exhibitions of photography, art and design. ... More
 
 
 
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London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
Huge, multifaceted arts and entertainment centre. Described by the Queen as “one of the wonders of the modern world”, this multifaceted performance and arts venue forms one ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Art Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Silk Street, City, London EC2 | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
The Barbican is renowned as one of London's top venues for theatre, art and dance. At the Barbican Art Gallery on level 3 you get ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Chimes Music Shop
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Barbican Conference Centre
Tucked away near the Barbican multi-arts centre and the world-renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Chimes Music is in illustrious company. Since opening in 1983 ... More
 
 
 
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Flittner
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
86 Moorgate, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
An old-fashioned barber’s patronised by city gentlemen and established in 1904. As well as a shampoo and cut you can also have the traditional hot towel ... More
 
 
 
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Ted Baker & Friends
London > Shopping > Clothing
120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 7 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
We love the average Ted Baker store but with Ted Baker & Friends the cool fashion label has taken the shopping experience one step further - ... More
 
 
 
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Searcy's Bar and Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
The Barbican Centre, Level 2, , City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
Modern European cuisine. Booking advised. Dress smart casual. ... More
 
 
 
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Wood Street Bar and Restaurant
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
53 Fore Street, EC2Y8AX | 2 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Chiswell Street Dining Rooms
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
56 Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
Chiswell Street Dining Rooms is a modern British restaurant, complete with seven private dining rooms. The brainchild of Tom and Ed Martin of ETM Group, responsible ... More
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 7 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 12 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 8 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
 
 
 
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London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 8 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
 
 
 
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Fox & Anchor
London > Nightlife > Pubs
115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 6 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
 
 
 
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The Hat & Feathers
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Vinoteca
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
7 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Fabric
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
77a Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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London > Business > Venue Hire
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Butchers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
87 Bartholomew Close, Barbican, City, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Symphonic Legends London
Concerts | On 13th July 2014 

Barbican Centre

London Symphony Orchestra and London Symphony Chorus perform works from video games....More

Digital Revolution
Digital Revolution
Exhibitions | Until 14th September 2014 

Barbican Centre

The Barbican's big summer exhibition tackles the impact of digital technology in the arts since 1970 and considers how it ...More

 
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
Exhibitions | Until 17th August 2014 

Barbican Centre

The first major exhibition of the work of fashion's most theatrical of designers, Jean Paul Gaultier. More than 140 pieces ...More

 
Get Stuffed: Workshop (Over 5s)
Kids Events | On 13th July 2014 

Museum of London 3 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Make a digital historical doll....More

Wet Your Self
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 13th July 2014 

Fabric 7 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

House and techno from Dean Marc, Tomas Kr, Cormac, Peter Pixzel and Jacob Husley....More

Tim Penn
Concerts | Until 14th September 2014 

The Nightjar Bar 10 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

The musician performs a blend of ragtime, stride, rhumba, soul-jazz, R&B and swamp rock musician....More

Pop Up Astronomy Club: Sunset Solar Special
Leisure | On 13th July 2014 

The Queen Of Hoxton 11 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Sunset special to watch our nearest star sink towards the horizon and take a close up look at sunspots, then ...More

The Book Club Blues
Exhibitions | On 13th July 2014 

The Book Club 12 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Monthly book club....More

Gaucho World Cup Screenings
Gaucho World Cup Screenings
Foodie Events | Until 13th July 2014 

Gaucho - City 12 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Add a bit of class to your World Cup experience by enjoying the games with a side serving of steak ...More

 
The World Cup at The Drunken Monkey
Sporting Events | Until 13th July 2014 

The Drunken Monkey 14 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Shoreditch stalwart The Drunken Monkey is getting fully immersed in the World Cup playing all the major games on three ...More

 
 
 
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