Black Dog Space  

 
 
ADDRESS
10A Acton Street, King's Cross, London WC1X 9NG
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
10am - 5pm
 

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Situated in the heart of London, Black Dog Space is a venue owned by Black Dog Publishing, who showcase beautifully produced illustrated books that reflect a fresh take on contemporary culture. They embrace subjects such as design, art, fashion and music and aim to produce challenging and provocative books for their audience.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
King's Cross Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Angel Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Judd Street NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
Brunswick Square NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2017. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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Crowne Plaza Kings Cross
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  39% off
1 Kings Cross Road, WC1X | 4 minutes from Black Dog Space
Halfway between the City and the west End, the Bloomsbury area is an oasis of calm in the very heart of the capital. It's a lovely ... More
 
 
 
Goodenough Club
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £29  37% off
23 Mecklenburgh Square, WC1N | 7 minutes from Black Dog Space
Blending the traditional with the modern, the Goodenbough Club aims to help guests make a home away from home with its four-star accommodation. Housed within five ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  28% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Black Dog Space
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest Black Dog Space

Nearest to Black Dog Space
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Foyles St Pancras International
London > Shopping > Books
St Pancras International, Pancras Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 8 minutes from Black Dog Space
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Books on a broad range of subjects from fiction and poetry to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 9 minutes from Black Dog Space
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Gekoski
London > Shopping > Books
Pied Bull Yard, 15 Bloomsbury Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 15 minutes from Black Dog Space
Based in Bloomsbury, beside the British Museum, it's not surprising R. A. Gekoski Booksellers has a particular interest in the Bloomsbury Group. Established in 1982, it's ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Black Dog Space

The best shops and markets near Black Dog Space
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Drink Shop & Do
London > Shopping >
9 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 5 minutes from Black Dog Space
Drink Shop & Do is a unique fusion of design shop and café bar, selling products from emerging designers alongside vintage furniture and home wares. Located ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fresh N Fine
London > Shopping > Supermarkets
18 Penton Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Black Dog Space
This independent supermarket between Angel and Kings Cross sells good quality organic food, Bundaberg root beer and Fentiman's cola as well as all the basics. ... More
 
 
 
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ec one Exmouth Market
London > Shopping > Jewellery
41 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Black Dog Space
Established in Clerkenwell in 1997, EC One jewellery has built up a glittering reputation for its individual, stylish jewellery. Husband and wife team Jos and Alison ... More
 
 
 
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Single Mother Breaking The Stereotype
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 23rd March 2017 - 6.30pm-11.30pm
Black Dog Space, 257-259 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, N1 | 4 minutes from Black Dog Space
Literary & Education, Author Event....More
 
 
 
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47Soul
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 23rd March 2017 - 7.30pm-11pm
Black Dog Space, 275 Pentonville Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Black Dog Space
The UK-based foursome performs its original form of electronic Palestinian dance music. With support from Cairo Liberation Front....More
 
 
 
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TBT
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Thursday 23rd and Thursday 30th March 2017 - 7pm-12midnight
Black Dog Space, 257-259 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, N1 | 4 minutes from Black Dog Space
The resident DJ spins a mixture of 1980s and 1990s dance, Motown and rock'n'roll....More
 
 
 
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Scala
London > Entertainment > Live Music
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Black Dog Space
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
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The Lexington
London > Entertainment > Live Music
96-98 Pentonville Road, Clerkenwell, London N1 | 5 minutes from Black Dog Space
The Lexington is both a music venue and an English pub that thinks it's an American speakeasy. While this may sound like trying to please all ... More
 
 
 
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Kings Place
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 8 minutes from Black Dog Space
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations and with a waterside setting, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place combines the offices of The Guardian ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Black Dog Space
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Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
6-24 Britannia Street, King's Cross, London WC1X | 2 minutes from Black Dog Space
The Gagosian is a cavernous space for exhibitions of the highest calibre. It is a major asset for the regeneration of the King's Cross area. Larry ... More
 
 
 
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The Postal Museum and Mail Rail
London > Attractions > Museums
Phoenix Place, Clerkenwell, London WC1X | 6 minutes from Black Dog Space
From mid-2017, The Postal Museum welcomes visitors to explore the history of the Royal Mail and travel on a network ... More
 
 
 
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Charles Dickens Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
48 Doughty Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from Black Dog Space
Charles Dickens brought London to life with his imaginative depictions of city life and his fascination and passion for the foggy Victorian streets have inspired two ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near Black Dog Space London?
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Wazen
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
2 Acton Street, WC1X | 1 minute from Black Dog Space
Wazen, which means 'Japanese table' brings Londoners an authentic Japanese experience, serving up high quality food prepared by Japanese chefs. With a minimal design aesthetic, the ... More
 
 
 
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Itadaki Zen
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
139 King's Cross Road, King's Cross, London WC1X | 1 minute from Black Dog Space
Japanese Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Taste of Asia
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
126 Kings Cross Road, King's Cross, London WC1X | 2 minutes from Black Dog Space
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Black Dog Space

Near Black Dog Space
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London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from Black Dog Space
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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B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 9 minutes from Black Dog Space
Featuring six catering stations, a demonstration bench and a communal dining table, B&H Kitchen , the cookery school from Bourne & Hollingsworth Group, guides Londoners ... More
 
 
 
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Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, Holborn, London N1C | 9 minutes from Black Dog Space
One of the premier arts colleges in the world, St Martins accepts only a few talented students each year, and is very well regarded in the ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Black Dog Space

Black Dog Space gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 8 minutes from Black Dog Space
The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Black Dog Space
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Frame King's Cross
London > Leisure >
Arthouse, 1 York Way, N1C | 11 minutes from Black Dog Space
With Frame founders Pip Black and Joan Murphy set out to create a fun approach to fitness. What started out as a Shoreditch ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Black Dog Space

The best pubs near London Black Dog Space.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Harrison
London > Nightlife > Pubs
28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Black Dog Space
Originally built in the 1880s by Samuel Harrison to refresh the workers in his shoe factory, The Harrison pub's current building dates back to 1934. Owned ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Easton
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
22 Easton Street, Clerkenwell, London WC1X0DS | 6 minutes from Black Dog Space
Freezing cold and slightly wet, we took shelter in this welcoming pub for a bite to eat... but they practically had to roll us out of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Ambassador
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Black Dog Space
The Ambassador is one of the more special among of the gastro pubs in Exmouth Market thanks to its short but eclectic menu. It also owes ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Black Dog Space

Black Dog Space clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smithy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
16-17 Leeke Street, King's Cross, London WC1X | 2 minutes from Black Dog Space
An unexpected surprise, located in a King’s Cross backstreet you never knew existed, yet still only a five-minute walk from the tube, this wine-bar-cum-restaurant offers a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Scala
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Black Dog Space
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Big Chill House
London > Nightlife > Bars
257-259 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Black Dog Space
From the outside, The Big Chill House building looks spectacular, a floodlit white townhouse that puts the grimy environs of King's Cross to shame. The interior ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Black Dog Space

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Black Dog Space.
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The Foundling Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from Black Dog Space
The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells ... More
 
 
 
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Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 8 minutes from Black Dog Space
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ... More
 
 
 
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Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Black Dog Space
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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Motown The Musical
Motown The Musical
Theatre | Until 28th October 2017 

Shaftesbury Theatre 5 minutes walk from Black Dog Space

Telling the story of Berry Gordy, who went from being a featherweight boxer to Motown music mogul, Motown The Musical ...More

 
Alcohol: Soviet Anti-Alcohol Posters
Exhibitions | Until 24th March 2017 

Pushkin House 7 minutes walk from Black Dog Space

Exhibitions & Art, Drawings/Illustration....More

An American In Paris
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Dominion Theatre 8 minutes walk from Black Dog Space

The award-winning An American In Paris transfers from Broadway to London, arriving at the Dominion Theatre in March 2017. Described ...More

 
The American Dream: Pop to Present
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This spring the British Museum stages the first major exhibition on modern and contemporary American printmaking. Through the work of ...More

 
Places Of The Mind: British Watercolour Landscapes 1850-1950
Exhibitions | Until 27th August 2017 

British Museum 9 minutes walk from Black Dog Space

An exhibition of watercolour landscapes from both the Victorian era and modern times by James McNeil Whistler, Edward Burne-Jones, John ...More

Books Show Off 11
Exhibitions | On 23rd March 2017 

Waterstone's - Tottenham Court Road 9 minutes walk from Black Dog Space

Join us for the 8th iteration of BOOKS SHOW OFF - our chaotic open mic night all about books!...More

Don't Move, Improve!
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Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2017 

The Building Centre 12 minutes walk from Black Dog Space

In this annual competition we get a peek inside London's best architecturally designed home extensions. Run by New London Architecture, ...More

 
Toby Burrows: Soliloquy
Exhibitions | Until 1st April 2017 

Rebecca Hossack Art Gallery At Charlotte Street 13 minutes walk from Black Dog Space

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Waterstone's - Gower Street 15 minutes walk from Black Dog Space

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Exhibitions | On 23rd March 2017 

Waterstone's - Gower Street 15 minutes walk from Black Dog Space

Our TRANSLATION BOOK CLUB is dedicated to radical new titles and criminally under-read classics, all in translation. Join us for ...More

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