Davenports Magic Shop

 
 
ADDRESS
7 Charing Cross Underground Shopping Arcade, Covent Garden, London WC2N 4HZ
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Mon to Fri 9.30am-5.30pm, Sat 10.30am-4.30pm, closed Sundays and public holidays
 

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Davenports Magic ShopFrom budding Harry Potters and bumbling Tommy Coopers to dynamic David Copperfields, Davenports is a haven for magicians of every level and ability. Non-magicians too are guaranteed a spellbinding time wandering around this cavern of tricks. The oldest, family-run magic business in the world this is a friendly, fun environment in which to while away an afternoon. Rummage through the diverse collection (from limited edition collectables to books, cards and accessories) and enjoy the well-executed demonstrations from their team of magic professionals. Informed and truly interesting this is a unique gem in an unexpected corner of the city centre.

 

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Opening and closing times for Davenports Magic Shop

Today (Wednesday) Davenports Magic Shop closes at 17.30

Monday:

9.30
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17.30
 
 

Tuesday:

9.30
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17.30
 
 

Wednesday:

9.30
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17.30
 
 

Thursday:

9.30
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17.30
 
 

Friday:

9.30
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17.30
 
 

Saturday:

10.30
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16.30
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - Davenports Magic Shop Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Charing Cross Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Embankment Underground Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Blackfriars Railway Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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    Amba Hotel Charing Cross
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  41% off
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    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £199  21% off
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    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £118  27% off
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    Segar & Snuff Parlour
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    27 The Market, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Located in the basement of the old fruit market in Covent Garden, Segar & Snuff is one of London's last remaining tobacco specialists, selling a selection ... More
     
     
     
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    The Tea House
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    15 Neal Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 6 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Neal Street's famous Tea House sells more than 100 different type of teas from all around the world as well as various teapots, crockery and accessories. ... More
     
     
     
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    Jermyn Street
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    St James's, London SW1Y | 8 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    The name Jermyn Street is synonymous with gentlemen's outfitters and, more specifically shirt makers. Turnbull & Asser, shirt makers by royal appointment to HRH Prince of ... More
     
     
     
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    Hardys Original Sweet Shop
    London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
    25 New Row, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Retro sweet shops are all the rage at the moment. In the Covent Garden area alone you'll find half a dozen of them, one of which ... More
     
     
     
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    Tenderproduct
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    6 Cecil Court, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Tenderproduct is the second tender venture by Etan Ilfeld, who previously founded the neighbouring Tenderpixel Gallery, an innovative space for emerging talent. Tenderproduct is a shop ... More
     
     
     
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    Stanfords
    London > Shopping > Books
    12-14 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Intrepid explorers already know where to travel for the best selection of maps and travel books. Stanfords should be the first pit stop on any journey. ... More
     
     
     
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    Whose Line Is It Anyway?... Live
    London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 20th June to 5th July 2015
    Adelphi Theatre, 18-20 Maiden Lane, The Strand, WC2R | 3 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Sixteen years after it was cancelled in the UK, classic TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? is set to be revived for a two-week live ...More
     
     
     
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 9 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
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    wonder.land
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th November 2015 to 30th January 2016
    National Theatre, South Bank, South Bank, SE1 | 10 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    A brand new musical inspired by Alice in Wonderland, wonder.land is Damon Albarn and Moira Buffini's hotly anticipated musical take on Lewis Carroll's much admired ...More
     
     
     
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    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Davenports Magic Shop
    London Coliseum is a magnificent historic building and an excellent venue in which to enjoy the soaring sounds and high drama of some truly thrilling operas. ... More
     
     
     
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    Playhouse Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Northumberland Avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    A short step away from the main strip of West End theatres, the Playhouse's stylish curved facade is rather lost among the towering architecture of Charing ... More
     
     
     
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    Wyndham's Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Wyndham's Theatre opened in Charing Cross Road on 16th November 1899 and was owned by Charles Wyndham. One of its biggest hits was Sandy Wilson's The ... More
     
     
     
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    St Martin-in-the-Fields
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Davenports Magic Shop
    This historic church of St Martin-in-the-Fields overlooking Trafalgar Square was built in 1726 and is the best known work of Scottish architect James Gibbs whose ... More
     
     
     
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    The Strand Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    32 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Davenports Magic Shop
    Part of the Proud Galleries family, Proud Central became The Strand Gallery in 2010 expanding from a photography gallery to an exhibition space for all disciplines ... More
     
     
     
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    National Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    The National Gallery dominates London's Trafalgar Square with its neo-classical columns and portico designed by William Wilkins adjoining the square on its east side where it ... More
     
     
     
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    Terroirs Wine Bar
    London > Restaurants > French restaurants
    5 William IV Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Davenports Magic Shop
    Tucked away in an inauspicious sunken level location between The Strand and Covent Garden, Terroirs is a real gem of a wine bar and bistro. The ... More
     
     
     
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    Barrafina Adelaide Street
    London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
    10 Adelaide Street, WC2N | Same location as Davenports Magic Shop
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    Lupita - Central
    London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
    13 - 15 Villiers Street, WC2N | 1 minute from Davenports Magic Shop
    Inspired by a modest charcoal grill which drew crowds from all over Mexico City, Lupita is the London manifestation of this 'charcoal taco' haven. Blending authentic ... More
     
     
     
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 10 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    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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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 11 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
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    The Method Studio
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 15 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
     
     
     
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    Victoria Embankment Gardens
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Victoria Embankment, Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Created in 1874, the Victoria Embankment Gardens run parallel to the River Thames, creating a green walkway between Waterloo Bridge and Embankment, and are dotted with ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 4 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
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    The Sanctuary
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
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    The Harp
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    47 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Davenports Magic Shop
    The Harp, a welcoming bar in Covent Garden, is a traditional pub where the emphasis is firmly on real ale - earning it CAMRA's National Pub ... More
     
     
     
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    The Sherlock Holmes
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Thirsty Sherlock Holmes fans look no further than this homage to the great detective himself and to original Victorian pubs. While you indulge in a soothing ... More
     
     
     
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    The Salisbury
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    90 St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
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    London > Nightlife > Bars
    112 St Martin's Lane , WC2N | 2 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Private members club housed in a five story town house, with a restaurant, hotel, bar and nightclub. Members are voted in by a committee but it's ... More
     
     
     
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    Light Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    45 St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    The Light Bar on the ground floor of the stylish St Martins Lane hotel has some of the best cocktails in London - they make a ... More
     
     
     
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    Gordon's Wine Bar
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    Home to Samuel Pepys in the 1680s, the building housing Gordon’s is now home to a regular, thriving crowd of drinkers of all ages and all ... More
     
     
     
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    St Martins Lane Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
    To enter the stunning St Martins Lane Hotel in the heart of London's Theatreland you pass through the tallest revolving door in London, a luminescent yellow-glass ... More
     
     
     
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    Royal Society Of Arts
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
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    Odeon, Leicester Square
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    24-26 Leicester Square, WC2H | 4 minutes from Davenports Magic Shop
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    English National Opera: Carmen
    Concerts | Until 3rd July 2015 

    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO) 1 minute walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    Mezzo-soprano Justina Gringyte performs as the title character in this adaptation of Bizet's classic tale of lust, seduction and betrayal....More

    Stories Of Art: Module Four: Course
    Exhibitions | On 3rd June 2015 

    National Gallery 2 minutes walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    A modular introduction to art history....More

    Frames in Focus: Sansovino Frames
    Frames in Focus: Sansovino Frames
    Exhibitions | Until 13th September 2015 

    National Gallery 2 minutes walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    For once it's the frames that take centre stage in this free exhibition in Room 1 of Level 2 at ...More

     
    Welcome Wednesdays (Under 5s)
    Kids Events | Until 24th June 2015 

    National Gallery 2 minutes walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    Themed storytelling and art activities....More

    Hay Fever
    Hay Fever
    Theatre | Until 1st August 2015 

    Duke of York's Theatre 2 minutes walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    The Good Life actress Felicity Kendal plays recently-retired matriarch Judith in the West End transfer of Theatre Royal Bath's acclaimed ...More

     
    Let It Be
    Let It Be
    Theatre | Until 27th September 2015 

    Garrick Theatre 2 minutes walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    Following a two-year absence Let It Be is back in London, at the Garrick Theatre, from February 2015. Over 50 ...More

     
    Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passions
    Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passions
    Exhibitions | Until 7th June 2015 

    National Portrait Gallery 3 minutes walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    Last year saw the centenary of the outbreak of World War I; 2015 is the 200th anniversary of the Battle ...More

     
    Hans Haacke: Gift Horse
    Hans Haacke: Gift Horse
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Trafalgar Square 3 minutes walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    Hans Haacke's Gift Horse, a sculptural installation of a horse's skeleton, makes an eerie outline on the Fourth Plinth in ...More

     
    Jackie Mason: Ready to Rumble
    Jackie Mason: Ready to Rumble
    Comedy | Until 6th June 2015 

    Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    The veteran American stand-up targets his observational satire at the Anglo-American political scene, pop culture and current events including 50 ...More

     
    Just Jim Dale
    Just Jim Dale
    Theatre | Until 20th June 2015 

    Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from Davenports Magic Shop

    In his "light-footed and lovable new solo show" (The New York Times) the Tony and Grammy award-winning singer, dancer, comedian ...More

     
     
     
     
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