White Swan  

 
 
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20 Farringdon St, City, London EC4A 4AB
 
 
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The White Swan is a friendly, independent pub operating over two floors. Expect modern, freshly prepared pub favourites real ales and great wines at fantastic prices served by friendly and enthusiastic staff.

 

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St. Paul's Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

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City Thameslink Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
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Snowhill NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Smithfield Central Market NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  38% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 4 minutes from White Swan
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 Temple Court Hotel
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1-2 Serjeant's Inn, EC4Y | 5 minutes from White Swan
Amazing hotel, located right in the heart of the city. The Apex Temple Court Hotel is a landmark building that has been converted into a four ... More
 
 
 
Crowne Plaza London The City
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19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 5 minutes from White Swan
Located in the very heart of the Square Mile, Crowne Plaza London The City is a newly renovated hotel set on the site of Henry VIII's ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Fable
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
52 Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from White Swan
Inspired by Aesop's tales, The Fable is a Farringdon bar and restaurant based around story telling; everything from the decor - the vintage typewriter, the library ... More
 
 
 
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The Saint
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Rose Street, Paternoster Square, City, London EC4M | 3 minutes from White Swan
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Bird of Smithfield
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
26 Smithfield Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 4 minutes from White Swan
With over 15 years heading the kitchen at one of London's best known restaurants, The Ivy, Chef Alan Bird sets up his own restaurant with Bird ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
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11 Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 1 minute from White Swan
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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Ribon
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6 Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 1 minute from White Swan
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Workshop Holborn Viaduct
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60a Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from White Swan
Workshop Holborn Viaduct, the third coffee shop by Workshop Coffee Co., occupies a 1,200 square foot space on the ground floor of Amazon's London HQ in ... More
 
 
 
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Bill Viola
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 8th September 2016 to 11th August 2018 - 8.30am-4.30pm
White Swan, St Paul's Churchyard, EC4M | 6 minutes from White Swan
The internationally-acclaimed artist displays a second permanent large-scale installation, titled Mary, the first moving-image artworks to be installed in a British cathedral, to coincide with the ...More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 8th September 2016 to 31st December 2018
White Swan, St Paul's Churchyard, EC4M | 6 minutes from White Swan
Mary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire aisle of Christopher Wren's magnificent cathedral ...More
 
 
 
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White Swan, Middle Temple Lane, EC4Y | 8 minutes from White Swan
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9 Norwich Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 4 minutes from White Swan
Quirky, alternative cabaret club. From cream teas to secret organic cocktails, cabaret and comedy, Kuki La-Belle and Delores von Cotier’s cheeky club combines the naughty with the ... More
 
 
 
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Kings Reach, Victoria Embankment, Holborn, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from White Swan
One of the last three surviving warships of the Royal Navy built during the First World War and the first type of warship built specifically for ... More
 
 
 
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The Funny Side of Covent Garden (Upstairs at The George)
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
213 Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | 8 minutes from White Swan
The Funny Side comedy group runs comedy clubs in three locations in London, including the flagship Covent Garden venue above The George pub which puts on ... More
 
 
 
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New Street Square
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New Street Square, City, London EC4A | 3 minutes from White Swan
Just off New Fetter Lane, New Street Square is a quiet space in Holborn where you can shop and stop off for a bite to eat. ... More
 
 
 
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St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 6 minutes from White Swan
Being the cathedral of the capital city, St Paul's is officially the spiritual home of Great Britain. The funerals of Lord Nelson, the Duke of Wellington ... More
 
 
 
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St Bartholomew the Great
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West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 6 minutes from White Swan
St Bartholomew the Great is a historic church founded in 1123 and the oldest parish church in the City of London. Features include the pre-Reformation octagonal ... More
 
 
 
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The Natural Kitchen
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15-17 New Street Square, Fetter Lane, City, London EC4A | 4 minutes from White Swan
Organic, wild and artisan food is supplied by the likes of the River Cottage at this food emporium which, is the second Natural Kitchen to open ... More
 
 
 
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16-18 Hatton Garden, Holborn, London EC1N | 5 minutes from White Swan
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Smithfield Market
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West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from White Swan
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Career Energy
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1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 11 minutes from White Swan
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
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Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from White Swan
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
 
 
 
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Urban Golf
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12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 3 minutes from White Swan
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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Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 5 minutes from White Swan
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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King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 6 minutes from White Swan
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66 Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 3 minutes from White Swan
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Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese
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145 Fleet Street, City, London EC4A | 3 minutes from White Swan
Sprawling 17th century tavern with rabbit-warren of bars and a rich history. Steeped in history, this pub’s story stretches back through the reigns of fifteen monarchs. While ... More
 
 
 
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The Duke and Duchess
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2 - 3 Creed Lane, City, London EC4V | 4 minutes from White Swan
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Humble Grape Fleet Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
1 St Brides Passage, Fleet Street, EC4Y | 3 minutes from White Swan
A wine bar and shop selling wines directly from independent vineyards, Humble Grape opened its first wine bar and shop in Battersea ... More
 
 
 
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Bounce Farringdon
London > Nightlife > Bars
121 Holborn, Holborn, London EC1N | 5 minutes from White Swan
Paddles at the ready! Europe's first social ping-pong club has arrived in London and, quite brilliantly, is built in the exact spot that table tennis was ... More
 
 
 
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Fabric
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77a Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from White Swan
Built on the site of a Victorian meat cellar, Fabric continues to boast the most sensational line-ups in the capital. Its global ... More
 
 
 
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Haberdashers' Hall
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18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 4 minutes from White Swan
Opened by the Queen in 2002 and designed by Sir Michael Hopkins and Partners Haberdashers' Hall was the first new livery hall in the Square Mile ... More
 
 
 
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Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Farringdon, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 5 minutes from White Swan
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Royal Ballet: Woolf Works
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Dance | Until 14th February 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from White Swan

Wayne McGregor's critically acclaimed ballet triptych, his first full length ballet for The Royal Ballet, first performed here two years ...More

 
The Royal Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty
Dance | Until 14th March 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from White Swan

The Sleeping Beauty holds a special place in The Royal Ballet's history - it was the first production at its ...More

Written on Skin
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Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from White Swan

Five years after its well received premiere at the 2012 Festival d'Aix-en-Provence 'Written on the Skin' George Benjamin's full-scale piece ...More

 
Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
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Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from White Swan

A new piece of artwork by Yinka Shonibare will be displayed on the exterior of the Royal Opera House this ...More

 
The Royal Opera: Il Trovatore
Concerts | Until 9th February 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from White Swan

Verdi's "muddled masterpiece" (Telegraph) begins mid-way through the story of a gypsy, Azucena, who plans to avenge the Luna family's ...More

The Design Line
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London Transport Museum 2 minutes walk from White Swan

Take a tour of the new stations, art and public space on London's newest railway in this interactive exhibition....More

Bach Music To Baby Family Concert
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St Paul's Covent Garden 2 minutes walk from White Swan

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Fortune Theatre 2 minutes walk from White Swan

One of the less well-known West-End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since ...More

 
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Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from White Swan

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

 
Dead Funny
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Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from White Swan

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