The Old Vic Tunnels  

 
 
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Station Approach Road, South Bank, London SE1 7XB
 
 
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The Old Vic Tunnels are an underground labyrinth of tunnels that offer a unique venue space for club nights, gigs, exhibitions and film screenings in their underground cinema. Built especially to screen the UK premiere of Banksy's film Exit through the Gift Shop, the cinema now hosts a number of film festivals.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Lambeth North Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Library Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Days Hotel London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  25% off
54 Kennington Road, SE1 | 3 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
The area where this hotel is located has become the vibrant cultural heart of London, with theatres, concert halls and art galleries lined-up against the South ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £58  31% off
118-120 Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 | 3 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
With a stay at Tune Hotel - Westminster, London in London (South Bank), you'll be minutes from Florence Nightingale Museum and London Aquarium. This hotel is ... More
 
 
 
H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £63  26% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 3 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
 
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Primo Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, 200 Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Masterful cocktails, chic design and the hottest local entertainers on the bar's own stage make Primo Bar a great place to see and be seen. Guests ... More
 
 
 
Waterloo Fire Station
London > Nightlife > Bars
150 Waterloo Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
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Bar Room Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
111 Kennington Road, Southwark, London SE11 | 6 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Big screen on premises. Brb... More
 
 
 
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Horse Bar Pub & Restaurant
London > Nightlife > Pubs
124 Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Old Vic Tunnels
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Little Saigon
London > Nightlife > Pubs
139 Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
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The Crown & Cushion
London > Nightlife > Pubs
133 Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
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Object Conversations: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 7th May to 30th July 2016 - Various Times
IWM London (Imperial War Museums), Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, SE1 | 4 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Explore and handle objects from the museum's collections....More
 
 
 
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Groundhog Day
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 11th July to 17th September 2016
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 5 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Based on the 1993 comedy starring Bill Murray, a new stage musical of Groundhog Day will be given its world premiere at ...More
 
 
 
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Pop That Jazz
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 28th July 2016 - 8pm
Primo Bar, Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, 200 Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
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The Vaults, Launcelot Street
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
1 Launcelot Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
The Vaults is a multi-disciplinary arts space located in underneath Waterloo station. The space features 30,000 sq ft of accessible, flexible and delectable Victorian brickwork ... More
 
 
 
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Old Vic Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
103 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
With the exception of The Globe, the Old Vic has had a greater influence on the history of drama than any theatre standing today. From John ... More
 
 
 
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The Young Vic
London > Entertainment > Theatres
66 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Knocked together out of breeze blocks for a minimal budget in 1970, Lawrence Olivier's experimental theatre was intended to last for five years, and provide an ... More
 
 
 
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St George's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
One of two cathedrals in Southwark, St George's Cathedral opened in 1848 as the first Catholic cathedral in the UK after the Reformation. The impressive building ... More
 
 
 
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
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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Tibetan Peace Gardens
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Buddhist garden in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum. Located in the ground of the Imperial War Museum, lies this fitting tribute to peace and the ... More
 
 
 
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Greensmiths Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
27 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Greensmiths combines an excellent butcher's (The Ginger Pig), artisan baker's (The Old Post Office Bakery) and Covent Garden Market greengrocer's (Solstice) under one roof - all ... More
 
 
 
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Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. Crockatt and Powell is an independent bookshop that ... More
 
 
 
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I Knit London
London > Shopping > Clothing
106 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Stocking a wide range of yarns, needles, patterns and accessories, I Knit London started as a knitting community in Vauxhall in January 2006, meeting at the ... More
 
 
 
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Cotto
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
89 Westminster Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
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Inshoku
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
23 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Japanese cuisine. Booking advised. ... More
 
 
 
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Koza Restaurant and Bar
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
82 kennington road, Lambeth, London SE11 | 3 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Turkish Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Morley College
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
61 Westmister Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Old Vic Tunnels
Morley College, one of the oldest adult education colleges in the country, dates back to the early 1880s when it was set up by visionary, Emma ... More
 
 
 
Straight Up Bartending School
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
2nd Floor Dover House, 170 Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Learn to make a Martini like a pro at one of the top schools in the world. Bartenders trained here have popped up in some fabulous ... More
 
 
 
London Executive Schools
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
5 Westminster Bridge Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
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Wellingtons Health Club
London > Leisure > Fitness
101 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Fitness Club ... More
 
 
 
Rickshaw Hire
London > Leisure > Activities
2 Addington Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Pedicab ride is the ideal way to see London. Book your pedicab ride with us for a unique environmentally friendly travel experience. Available for short ... More
 
 
 
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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
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Elephant and Castle Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Newington Causeway Road, SE1 | 10 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
After a lengthy closure, the historic Elephant and Castle pub reopened in summer 2016 revealing a re-imagined interior ... More
 
 
 
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The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 12 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
 
 
 
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Days Hotel London Waterloo
London > Business > Venue Hire
54 Kennington Road, Lambeth, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
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
 
 
 
Old Vic Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
103 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The Old Vic Tunnels
Can accomodate for up to 1255 people.... More
 
 
 

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Covent Garden After Hours
Covent Garden After Hours
Shopping | Until 28th July 2016 

Covent Garden Piazza 1 minute walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

Throughout July Covent Garden After Hours celebrates summer with late night openings on Wednesdays to Saturdays and a series of ...More

 
Kinky Boots
Kinky Boots
Theatre | Until 14th January 2017 

Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey ...More

 
Hobson's Choice
Hobson's Choice
Theatre | Until 10th September 2016 

Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

Marking the 100th anniversary of the first UK production of Harold Brighouse's classic comedy, Hobson's Choice comes to the Vaudeville ...More

 
The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 4th June 2017 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
The Play That Goes Wrong
The Play That Goes Wrong
Theatre | Until 11th September 2016 

Duchess Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone ...More

 
Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia!
Theatre | Until 4th March 2017 

Novello Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the ...More

 
Green Day's American Idiot
Theatre | Until 25th September 2016 

Arts Theatre 4 minutes walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

X Factor finalist Amelia Lily plays Whatshername in the Tony Award-winning musical about three boyhood friends searching for meaning in ...More

Desert Rats
Theatre | Until 11th August 2016 

Arts Theatre 4 minutes walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

Chaskis Theatre presents Nate Rufus Edelman's dark comedy about life and crime in America's contemporary midwest....More

Bob
Theatre | Until 30th September 2016 

Arts Theatre 4 minutes walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

This parody of works by Shakespeare is a tragi-comedy from Gin And Tonic about the dramatic downfall of the most ...More

Impossible
Impossible
Theatre | Until 27th August 2016 

Noel Coward Theatre 4 minutes walk from The Old Vic Tunnels

A showcase of grand stage illusions, up-close magic, death-defying escapology and trickery, Impossible returns to the Noel Coward Theatre in ...More

 
 
 
 
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