The Open Centre

 
 
ADDRESS
188 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V 9FR
 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Clere Street NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
Paul Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £130  31% off
    151-157 City Road, EC1V | 3 minutes from The Open Centre
    M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City is more than just a luxury hotel, it is a symbol of the pioneering spirit of London. Located near ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express London-City
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £60  38% off
    275 Old Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from The Open Centre
    Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
     
     
     
    Thistle City Barbican Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  25% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 7 minutes from The Open Centre
    Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Ted's Grooming Room & Ottoman Lounge
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    31 Theobalds Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1X | 25 minutes from The Open Centre
    Inspired by the skills and techniques of the Ottoman Empire's barbers, Ted's Grooming Room provides a sanctuary for men seeking the perfect shave. With ... More
     
     
     
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    Sense Spa at Rosewood London
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    252 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 26 minutes from The Open Centre
    Launched in November 2013, the Sense Spa at Rosewood London is a sanctuary within central London. With Rosewood being an award-winning signature spa brand, visitors can ... More
     
     
     
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    Agua Bathhouse and Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 27 minutes from The Open Centre
    Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Bathhouse and Spa within Mondrian London at Sea Containers. Bringing ... More
     
     
     
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    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 5 minutes from The Open Centre
    Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from The Open 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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    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 13 minutes from The Open Centre
    Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
     
     
     
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    Events near The Open Centre

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    Henry IV (Part II)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th December 2015 to 23rd January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 8 minutes from The Open Centre
    Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed at the Barbican by Royal Shakespeare ...More
     
     
     
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    Henry IV (Part I)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 7th November 2015 to 24th January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 8 minutes from The Open Centre
    The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November once again as part of the King and ...More
     
     
     
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    Stags
    London > Events > Music  Dates: Monday 3rd August 2015 - 8pm-12midnight
    The Old Blue Last, 38 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 8 minutes from The Open Centre
    The band plays raucous hard rock with support from Fox And The Law....More
     
     
     
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    Shoreditch Electric Light Station
    London > Entertainment >
    Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 6 minutes from The Open Centre
    As the name suggests, Shoreditch Electric Light Station began life as an electricity generating station. Now home of Circus Space, the building, which dates back to ... More
     
     
     
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    Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    1 Milton Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from The Open Centre
    Milton Court, opened in September 2013, provides the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities. The £89 million building on Silk ... More
     
     
     
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    The Old Blue Last
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 8 minutes from The Open Centre
    The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a magazine ... More
     
     
     
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    The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Open Centre
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    Bunhill Fields
    London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
    38 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from The Open Centre
    Small, wooded dissenters' cemetery in the city centre. William Blake, John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe are among over 120,000 nonconformists whose bodies are squeezed closely together within ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    71a Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    71a Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from The Open Centre
    71a is a gallery and events space in East London hosting everything from film screenings to exhibitions and parties to panels.... More
     
     
     
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    Host Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    1 Honduras Street, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from The Open Centre
    Host was established in 2005 by Jon Levy, director of foto8, and Adrian Evans, director of Panos Pictures. Photojournalism - from classical black and white reportage ... More
     
     
     
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    The best shops and markets near The Open Centre
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    Bookartbookshop
    London > Shopping > Books
    17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from The Open Centre
    We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
     
     
     
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    Beach in the East
    London > Shopping >
    Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from The Open Centre
    Fashion Creative Yasmin Sewell presents pop up shop Beach in the East in a disused Shoreditch swimming pool. Opened in late May, just in time for ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Barbican Chimes Music Shop
    London > Shopping > Music Shops
    Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from The Open 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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    Shoreditch Grind
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    213 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from The Open Centre
    An espresso bar, cocktail bar and recording studio in one circular stand-alone building on the edge of Old Street Roundabout, Shoreditch Grind is frequently name checked ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Bone Daddies, The Bower
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    207-211 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from The Open Centre
    Following on from the Soho and Kensington locations, Bone Daddies has now launched at The Bower in east London. Steering away from sushi, this restaurant gives ... More
     
     
     
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    Pinchito Tapas
    London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
    32 Featherstone Street, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from The Open Centre
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    Education near The Open Centre

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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from The Open 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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from The Open 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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Workers' Educational Association
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from The Open 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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    The Open Centre gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 5 minutes from The Open Centre
    Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from The Open 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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 13 minutes from The Open Centre
    Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
     
     
     
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    The best pubs near London The Open Centre.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Princess of Shoreditch
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from The Open Centre
    Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Fox
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from The Open Centre
    Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Bricklayers Arms
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from The Open Centre
    This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
     
     
     
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    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Nightjar Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    129-131 City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from The Open Centre
    For live jazz and adventurous signature cocktails in a subterranean speakeasy setting try The Nightjar Bar in Shoreditch. Taking its cue from the illicit anti-Prohibition bars ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Artillery Arms
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from The Open Centre
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    Trapeze Bar
    London > Nightlife >
    89 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from The Open Centre
    Set over two levels at 89 Great Eastern Street, Trapeze Bar occupies the space that was previously home to East Village for over five years and ... More
     
     
     
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    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Open Centre.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The HAC Grounds
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    City Road, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from The Open Centre
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    London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from The Open Centre
    ... More
     
     
     
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    The Brewery
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from The Open Centre
    While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Tape
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 3rd August 2015 

    XOYO 4 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    House, bass, garage and hip hop across two floors....More

    Summer Tales
    Summer Tales
    Foodie Events | Until 28th August 2015 

    Red Market 6 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    After helping Londoners through two bleak winters, the team behind Night Tales are back to party one again, this time ...More

     
    David Blandy: Hercules: Rough Cut
    Exhibitions | Until 19th September 2015 

    Bloomberg SPACE 7 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    A video installation exploring and responding to the history and architecture of the City of London....More

    DSD Sessions
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st August 2015 

    Trafik 8 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    DJs spin all shades of house and techno....More

    Stags
    Music | On 3rd August 2015 

    The Old Blue Last 8 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    The band plays raucous hard rock with support from Fox And The Law....More

    Alex Haynes & The Fever
    Concerts | Until 21st September 2015 

    The Blues Kitchen 8 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    The band plays a mix of R&B, blues and rock'n'roll and comprises of Alex Haynes and Rich Coulson....More

    Are You Experienced': Jimi Hendrix Tribute
    Music | Until 31st August 2015 

    The Bedroom Bar 9 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    The band performs the music made famous by the American guitarist....More

    The Urban Food Fest
    The Urban Food Fest
    Foodie Events | Until 19th December 2015 

    Euro Car Parks 10 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    The Urban Food Fest returns this March, running every Saturday night at the Euro Car Parks in Shoreditch. The ...More

     
    Create An Amphitheatre: Workshop
    Exhibitions | Until 4th August 2015 

    Museum of London 12 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    Help create a large amphitheatre scene....More

    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Museum of London 12 minutes walk from The Open Centre

    A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ...More

     
     
     
     
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