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Mansion House Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
St. Paul's Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
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Q-Park Bucklesbury House
 
3 minutes walk
 
Thames Exchange NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Grange St Paul's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  33% off
10 Godliman Street, EC4V | 6 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Perfectly located in the heart of London's financial district, yet moments away from the delights of the West End, the Grange St Paul's mixes contemporary style ... More
 
 
 
Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £88  23% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 6 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
This neat and simple hotel gets all the basics right. The prices are sensible, the rooms are simply and attractively decorated, there's a decent little bistro, ... More
 
 
 
Apex London Wall Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  40% off
7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 6 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
In the heart of the financial district and close to the Bank of England, the newly opened Apex London Wall Hotel, is within walking distance of ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, City, London EC4V | 6 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
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The Four Sisters Townhouse
London > Nightlife > Bars
5 Groveland Court, Bow Lane, EC4M | 1 minute from Ye Olde Watling
Falling somewhere between an old curiosity shop and a sumptuous Victorian gentleman's club, The Four Sisters Townhouse is an elegant, intimate cocktail ... More
 
 
 
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Veeno St Paul's
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
1st Floor One New Change, EC2V | 2 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Italian wine bar Veeno champions Italy's after-work culture of drinking, eating and relaxing, and specialises in family grown Sicilian wine alongside authentic ... More
 
 
 
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Vinoteca City
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
21 Bloomberg Arcade, EC4N | 2 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Bringing more than 200 wines to Bloomberg Arcade, the covered pedestrian walkway running through Bloomberg's new European Headquarters, ... More
 
 
 
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FIFA World Cup 2018 at Brigadiers
London > Events > Sporting Events  Dates: 14th June to 15th July 2018
Ye Olde Watling, 1-5 Bloomberg Arcade, 3 Queen Victoria Street, EC2R | 2 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
With seven screens spread across two rooms, Brigadiers is set to be one of the best places to watch the World Cup in London. In Blighters, ...More
 
 
 
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Bullsh*t London - Southbank Stroll
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 14th, 21st and 28th June 2018 - 7pm-9pm
Ye Olde Watling, St Paul's Churchyard, EC4M | 4 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Comedy, Sketch....More
 
 
 
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Stories From The City: The Bank Of England In Literature
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 19th July 2017 to 29th June 2018 - 10am-5pm
Ye Olde Watling, Bartholomew Lane, EC2R | 5 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Exhibits related to the lives and works of Charles Dickens, TS Eliot, Dr Johnson, Robert Browning and George Eliot to name a few. It reflects on ...More
 
 
 
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam Wanamaker. ... More
 
 
 
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The Sam Wanamaker Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
For the first time since it opened in 1997, Shakespeare's Globe has the facilities to present plays throughout the year at The Sam Wanamaker Theatre, a ... More
 
 
 
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Heroes Grotto of Comedy
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
27 Throgmorton Street, City, London EC2N | 7 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Empty for four years, the building next to Drapers Hall and behind the Bank of England which used to be Throgmortons became Heroes Grotto of Comedy ... More
 
 
 
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Bloomberg Arcade
London > Attractions >
3 Queen Victoria Street, EC2R | 2 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Running through the site of Bloomberg's new European headquarters , the covered pedestrian Bloomberg Arcade is home to a new concept from ... More
 
 
 
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St Stephen Walbrook
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
39 Walbrook, City, London EC4N | 4 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
One of Sir Christopher Wren's smaller masterpieces, this church has been immaculately restored. The central altar is by Henry Moore, and there is a magnificent organ ... More
 
 
 
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Mansion House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
City of London, City, London EC4N | 4 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Mansion House, the Palace of the London Mayor, was originally for the Lord Mayor to represent the City in appropriate style, Sir Crispin Gascoigne was the ... More
 
 
 
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Ted Baker & Friends
London > Shopping > Clothing
120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 3 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
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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Beau Gems
London > Shopping > Jewellery
26 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 5 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
A high-class repair service for all varieties of damaged items. Antique jewellery and second-hand designer watches are on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Penhaligon's
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
8 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 5 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
130-year-old scent emporium with royal warrants. For a sweet-smelling, sensory overload, Penhaligon’s has to be the place to go. From the original Hammam Bouquet to the Winston ... More
 
 
 
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Kurumaya
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
76 - 77 Watling Street, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Ye Olde Watling
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Bow Wine Vault
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
10 Bow Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Ye Olde Watling
Bistro ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
47 Bow Lane, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Ye Olde Watling
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 15 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
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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Career Energy
London > Education > Career Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 15 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
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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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 7 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
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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Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 10 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
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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Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 10 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
 
 
 
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Skinners' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R | 3 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
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Guildhall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gresham Street, City, London EC2P | 4 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 2000 people.... More
 
 
 
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Brewers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Aldermanbury Square, Moorgate, City, London EC2V | 6 minutes from Ye Olde Watling
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FIFA World Cup 2018 at Brigadiers
FIFA World Cup 2018 at Brigadiers
Sporting Events | Until 15th July 2018 

Brigadiers 2 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

With seven screens spread across two rooms, Brigadiers is set to be one of the best places to watch the ...More

 
Bill Viola: Mary
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2018 

St Paul's Cathedral 4 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

Mary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire ...More

Stories From The City: The Bank Of England In Literature
Exhibitions | Until 29th June 2018 

Bank of England Museum 5 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

Exhibits related to the lives and works of Charles Dickens, TS Eliot, Dr Johnson, Robert Browning and George Eliot to ...More

London Nights
London Nights
Exhibitions | Until 11th November 2018 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

The Museum of London explores London after dark, in its new major photography exhibition, London Nights, open 11th May. Using ...More

 
Votes for Women
Votes for Women
Exhibitions | Until 6th January 2019 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

The Museum of London marks the centenary of the 1918 Act that gave some women the right to vote for ...More

 
Fatberg!
Fatberg!
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2018 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

This will make you think before you flush. Fatberg! puts the last remaining piece of the Whitechapel fatberg on display ...More

 
The Two Noble Kinsmen
Theatre | Until 30th June 2018 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 7 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

Shakespeare and Fletcher's rarely performed tragicomedy about the intoxication and strangeness of love, with its plots of absurd adventures and ...More

Hamlet
Theatre | Until 26th August 2018 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 7 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

The new Artistic Director of Shakespeare's Globe, Michelle Terry, opens her tenure at the famous London theatre with Hamlet, taking ...More

Shape of Light: 100 Years of Photography and Abstract Art
Shape of Light: 100 Years of Photography and Abstract Art
Exhibitions | Until 14th October 2018 

Tate Modern 9 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

Shape of Light at Tate Modern is the first major exhibition to explore the relationship between abstract art and the ...More

 
Joan Jonas
Joan Jonas
Exhibitions | Until 5th August 2018 

Tate Modern 9 minutes walk from Ye Olde Watling

Five decades of performance art by influential American artist Joan Jonas go on display in an immersive exhibition taking over ...More

 

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Kasper Holten's "thoughtul and attentive" (Telegraph) 2014 production of Mozart's drama returns to the Royal ...More

 
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Back for its second year and following on from the 2017 Queer British Art exhibition, ...More

 
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After the roaring success of the original Vegan Nights market in late 2017 the meat ...More

 
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The O2 Arena

They've been entertaining audiences for over 60 years but this is the first time the ...More

 
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Royal Artillery Square

The world premiere of Graeae Theatre Company's moving tribute to Britain's wounded soldiers, directed by ...More

 
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National Theatre

Cate Blanchett makes her debut at the National ...More

 
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Sadler's Wells Theatre

The Dutch dance company, "One of world dance's truly great companies" (Daily Telegraph), performs two ...More

 
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All-day bar and cocktail lounge located atop the DoubleTree by Hilton - Tower of London....More

 
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