Housmans Bookshop

ADDRESS
5 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London N1 9DX†
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Open from 10:00 to 18:30 Monday to Friday, 10:00 to 18:00 Saturday

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Machen's London AdventureMachen's London AdventureLaunch event for the new edition of Arthur Machen's long out of print 'The London Adventure', a classic of psychogeographical writing.23rd July 2014Wednesday 23rd July 2014 Where:
Housmans Bookshop, 5† Caledonian Road† † † N1 9DX
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Free EventToday Only
Machen's London Adventure
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings†|†PRICINGFree
DATESWednesday 23rd July 2014 - 7pm-8.30pm
Launch event for the new edition of Arthur Machen's long out of print 'The London Adventure', a classic of psychogeographical writing.
London Irish Fictions: TalkLondon Irish Fictions: TalkOur guests discuss the Irish migrant experience of the capital as conveyed in literature, with Healey discussing his celebrated autobiography The Grass Arena.30th July 2014Wednesday 30th July 2014 Where:
Housmans Bookshop, 5† Caledonian Road† † † N1 9DX
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
London Irish Fictions: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures†|†PRICINGFree
DATESWednesday 30th July 2014 - 7pm-8.30pm
Our guests discuss the Irish migrant experience of the capital as conveyed in literature, with Healey discussing his celebrated autobiography The Grass Arena.
Resisting The First World War In Camden And Islington: TalkResisting The First World War In Camden And Islington: TalkBen Copsey explores the variety of war resistance activity that took place in Camden and Islington in response to the First World War.13th August 2014Wednesday 13th August 2014 Where:
Housmans Bookshop, 5† Caledonian Road† † † N1 9DX
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Resisting The First World War In Camden And Islington: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures†|†PRICINGFree
DATESWednesday 13th August 2014 - 7pm-8pm
Ben Copsey explores the variety of war resistance activity that took place in Camden and Islington in response to the First World War.
Spark In The Dark: TalkSpark In The Dark: TalkJohn Constable reads from his hallucinatory Blakesque poetry collection, which draws much inspiration from London settings.20th August 2014Wednesday 20th August 2014 Where:
Housmans Bookshop, 5† Caledonian Road† † † N1 9DX
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Spark In The Dark: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Poetry & Readings†|†PRICINGFree
DATESWednesday 20th August 2014 - 7pm-8pm
John Constable reads from his hallucinatory Blakesque poetry collection, which draws much inspiration from London settings.

Opening and closing times for Housmans Bookshop

Today (Wednesday) Housmans Bookshop closes at 18.30

Monday:

10.00
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18.30

Tuesday:

10.00
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18.30

Wednesday:

10.00
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18.30

Thursday:

10.00
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18.30

Friday:

10.00
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18.30

Saturday:

10.00
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18.30

Sunday:

12.00
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18.00

LondonTown.com - Housmans Bookshop Location Map

Underground Stations

Underground Stations

King's Cross Tube Station
2 minutes walk
Euston Tube Station
11 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Camden Road Overground Station
21 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

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

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Great Northern Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £122† 31% off
King's Cross St Pancras Station, N1C | 3 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Originally designed by Lewis Cubitt and opened on 17th May 1854, The Great Northern Hotel in King's Cross, one of the first examples of the great ... More
St. Pancras Renaissance London Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £163† 34% off
Euston Road, NW1 | 5 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
A triumph of neo-Gothic splendour, the red brick Grade I listed hotel has been painstakingly restored by architect Geoff Mann who worked with English Heritage to ... More
Pullman London St Pancras
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £83† 27% off
100-110 Euston Road, NW1 | 6 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
A smart modern hotel that offers fine dining, large, airy rooms and an ideal location at a very reasonable price. Just a few minutes from Euston ... More
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Alternative Books nearest Housmans Bookshop

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Foyles St Pancras International
London > Shopping > Books
St Pancras International, Pancras Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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
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Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 9 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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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Waterstone's - Gower Street
London > Shopping > Books
82 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 15 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relativenewcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, in1982 ... More
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Shopping near Housmans Bookshop

The best shops and markets near Housmans Bookshop
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Drink Shop & Do
London > Shopping >
9 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London N1 | Same location as Housmans Bookshop
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
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Lola's Cupcakes, King's Cross
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Northern Ticket Hall, King's Cross St Pancras Station, Euston Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Sweet to taste, cute to look at and made with natural ingredients, Lola's Cupcakes can hold their own when it comes to the coveted title of ... More
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Sourced Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Pancras International, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Since opening in August 2009, the UK's first produce market to be located in a train station aims to bring the best from local and artisan ... More
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Machen's London Adventure
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: Wednesday 23rd July 2014 - 7pm-8.30pm
Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 | Same location as Housmans Bookshop
Launch event for the new edition of Arthur Machen's long out of print 'The London Adventure', a classic of psychogeographical writing....More
Today Only
Allo Darlin'
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Wednesday 23rd July 2014 - 8pm
The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Road, N1 | 8 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Australian singer-songwriter and musician Elizabeth Morris leads the London-based four-piece for a performance of indie and twee pop....More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Edward Scissorhands
London > Events > Dance †Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 11th January 2015
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 13 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Having so successfully given new interpretations to classics like Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella and Nutcracker!, Matthew Bourne now brings Edward Scissorhands to Sadler's Wells this ...More
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Scala
London > Entertainment > Live Music
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
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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Kings Place
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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 Lexington
London > Entertainment >
96-98 Pentonville Road, Clerkenwell, London N1 | 8 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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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Sights and Attractions near Housmans Bookshop

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Housmans Bookshop
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Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
6-24 Britannia Street, King's Cross, London WC1X | 3 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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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London Canal Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12-13 New Wharf Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
A trip to the Canal Museum reveals there's more to London's man-made waterways than just enjoying a day out in a narrow boat. You'll learn about ... More
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Granary Square
London > Attractions >
Good's Way, N1C | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
The same size as Trafalgar Square, Granary Square is at the heart of King's Cross where the Eurostar departs and emerged as part of the ... More
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Restaurants near Housmans Bookshop

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Camino
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
3 Varnishers Yard, The Regents Quarter, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
Camino - meaning road in Spanish - is born from owner Richard Bigg's love of all things Spanish. This place in Kings Cross does a roaring ... More
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Indian Lounge
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
343 Grays Inn Road, WC1X | 2 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
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06 St Chad's Place
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
6 St Chad's Place, King's Cross, London WC1X | 2 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Tucked away behind the Thameslink in King's Cross 06 St Chad's Place is a cafe, restaurant and bar in a striking architecturally designed conversion of a ... More
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Education near Housmans Bookshop

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The Place
London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 9 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ... More
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, WC1H | 12 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
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London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 13 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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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St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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
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Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, EC1R | 14 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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
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Dolphin Swimming Club
London > Leisure > Activities
U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 14 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Swimming lessons for children and aquaphobic adults. This is one of the more popular swimming schools in London, and one of the most long-running, with over ... More
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Pubs near Housmans Bookshop

The best pubs near London Housmans Bookshop.
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The Betjeman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Unit 53, St. Pancras International, NW1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
Gastropub... More
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The Harrison
London > Nightlife > Pubs
28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 5 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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
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The Easton
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
22 Easton Street, Clerkenwell, London WC1X0DS | 11 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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
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VOC
London > Nightlife > Bars
2 Varnishers Yard, Regents Quarter, N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
VOC is a 17th Century-inspired Punch House from Fluid Movement, the people behind speakeasy bars The Whistling Shop and Purl. Taking its name from Vereenigde Oost-Indische ... More
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Scala
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, King's Cross, London N1 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
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 | 1 minute from Housmans Bookshop
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 Housmans Bookshop

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Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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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British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
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The Foundling Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 8 minutes from Housmans Bookshop
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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Machen's London Adventure
Exhibitions | On 23rd July 2014 

Housmans Bookshop

Launch event for the new edition of Arthur Machen's long out of print 'The London Adventure', a classic of psychogeographical ...More

Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Concerts | Until 13th December 2014 

Kings Place 4 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

Celebrating the association that Kings Place has with chamber music, this year-long festival sees them depart from ...More

 
Boat Trips at Granary Square
Kids Events | Until 30th November 2014 

Granary Square 4 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

Boat Trips on the Regents Canal from Kings Cross to Camden and Islington Tunnel....More

Comics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UK
Comics Unmasked: Art And Anarchy In The UK
Exhibitions | Until 19th August 2014 

British Library 5 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

This major exhibition at the British Library will explore some of the darker and more complex themes to emerge from ...More

 
Enduring War: Grief, Grit And Humour
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

British Library 5 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

This exhibition at the British Library showcases letters and diaries from serving soldiers and their relations as part of the ...More

Allo Darlin'
Concerts | On 23rd July 2014 

The Lexington 8 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

Australian singer-songwriter and musician Elizabeth Morris leads the London-based four-piece for a performance of indie and twee pop....More

Shappi Khorsandi & Spencer Brown: Fringe Previews
Comedy | On 23rd July 2014 

The Chapel Bar 8 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

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Progress
Progress
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014 

The Foundling Museum 8 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

To mark the 250th anniversary of William Hogarth's death, the Foundling Museum presents Progress, bringing together for the first time ...More

 
Mojito Madness
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th August 2014 

Anam 10 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

Resident DJs play dance, house and R&B....More

The Spanner Big Band
Concerts | Until 23rd July 2014 

'Round Midnight Jazz & Blues Bar 12 minutes walk from Housmans Bookshop

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