Rainbow

 
 
ADDRESS
253 Archway Road, N6 5BS
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Open Monday to Saturday from 8:30 to 17:30. Closed on Public Holidays
 

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Established in Highgate for more than 20 years Rainbow sell traditional toys, games, gifts and a small selection of clothes for new-borns babies and children to up to 10 years old. The dressing up section is a particular treat with lots of outfits, masks and face paints which children will love to disguise themselves with. And, if you are throwing a party, they can make party bags to order.

 

LondonTown.com - Rainbow Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Highgate Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Archway Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Crouch Hill Overground Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Rainbow on LondonTown.com

 
June in London 2015

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Best Afternoon Tea in London

This great British custom was started by the Duchess of Bedford in 1830 when she ordered a light meal to stave off hunger pangs...

 
 
The Sanderson

Slick design, statement furniture and modern fittings, that is the legacy hotelier Ian Schrager and designer extraordinaire Philippe Starck have left at The Sanderson....

 
 
November in London 2014

Bonfire Night lights up the London skyline in November and the opening of Hyde Park's Winter Wonderland signals the start of the Christmas season. ...

 
 
Autumn 2014 pop-ups and events

Secret supper clubs, chef cook-offs, and the weirdest food you'll ever experience - London's gastronomic pop-ups are making the novel the norm. ...

 
 
November in London 2013

London starts getting festive in November with the opening of Hyde Park's Winter Wonderland, Syon Park's Enchanted Woodland and the Harrods Christmas Grotto. Fashion's...

 
 
What's New in London 2013

The View from The Shard gives London its highest public viewing platform, the former Olympic Park re-opens as the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the...

 
 
What's New in London 2011

In 2011 Jay Jopling opens his third - and largest - White Cube art gallery in London, Canteen pops up in Covent Garden and American...

 
 
March in London 2013

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London's Warm Up

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Mother's Day Pampering

The Beauty Lounge 1 Kingly Court, W1B 5PW Mums will love being treated to an indulgent manicure at this fantastic 1940s inspired beauty boudoir. There is something...

 
 
London's Top Musicals

The Wizard Of Oz London Palladium, W1F 7TF Until 15th January 2012 We're off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz! Following a televised talent show...

 
 
Fireworks in London 2008

Fireworks at Battersea Park Battersea Park Road, SW11 4NJ Saturday 1st November 2008 Battersea Park's beautiful riverside setting hosts the biggest and best display south of the...

 
 
Summer Shopping in London 2008

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London's Best Events 2015

Find out the best London 2015 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2015 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
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    The Haverstock Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £63  32% off
    154 Haverstock Hill, NW3 | 2 miles from Rainbow
    Formerly a public house known as The Haverstock Arms, The Haverstock Hotel in Hampstead is a newly restored boutique property. Situated between Belsize Park and Camden ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Camden Lock Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £63  24% off
    30 Jamestown Road, NW1 | 2.5 miles from Rainbow
    Housed in an exciting modernist 'white box' building, and with some of London's maddest and most entertaining shopping and nightlife on the doorstep, the Holiday Inn ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £57  28% off
    152-156 Finchley Road, NW3 | 2.5 miles from Rainbow
    Located in Swiss cottage and just 1 minute walk from Finchley Road underground station, the Holiday Inn Express London - Swiss Cottage is a great budget ... More
     
     
     
     
    Oddballs Juggling
    London > Shopping > Games and Hobbies
    Unit 200b, Camden Lock Market, Chalk Farm Road, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.4 miles from Rainbow
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    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Play Lounge
    London > Shopping > Games and Hobbies
    19 Beak Street, Soho, London W1F | 4.4 miles from Rainbow
    It’s quite a lofty concept – to fuse the concepts of design, art and illustration with toy culture – but they seem to pull it off ... More
     
     
     
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    Balloon & Kite Company
    London > Shopping > Games and Hobbies
    613 Garratt Lane, SW18 | 9.7 miles from Rainbow
    Always dreamed of a private balloon drop with a flutter of colourful creations each bearing your name? Or looking for an unusual décor for an ... More
     
     
     
     
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    The best shops and markets near Rainbow
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    Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Highgate
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    The Woodman, 414 Archway Road, N6 | 3 minutes from Rainbow
    A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
     
     
     
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    Walter Purkis & Sons
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    17 The Broadway, Crouch End, N8 | 17 minutes from Rainbow
    The century-old smokehouse at the rear of Walter Purkis provides excellent, and reasonably priced, smoked salmon to both branches (the other is in (Muswell Hill) of ... More
     
     
     
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    Walter Purkis & Sons
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    52 Muswell Hill Broadway, Muswell Hill, N10 | 18 minutes from Rainbow
    This Muswell Hill branch of the Purkis fishmongers was set up in 1987 and continues a family tradition of trading that goes back for two centuries. ... More
     
     
     
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    Hot Dog
    London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 1st August 2015 - 8pm-2am
    The Boogaloo, 312 Archway Road, N6 | 1 minute from Rainbow
    DJ Jimi Laff spins soul, disco and indie rock and roll....More
     
     
     
    Now On
    Charina Oeaser: 50 Years Painting
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 30th July and 31st July 2015 at 11am-4pm & 2nd August 2015 at 10am-5pm
    Lauderdale House, Highgate Hill, Waterlow Park, N6 | 9 minutes from Rainbow
    Oil and watercolour paintings from Australia, Greece and Britain....More
     
     
     
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    Life Drawing: 2 Models: Workshop
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 3rd and Friday 7th August 2015 - 10.30am-1.30pm
    Lauderdale House, Highgate Hill, Waterlow Park, N6 | 9 minutes from Rainbow
    With Sharon Finmark....More
     
     
     
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    Jacksons Lane Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    269a Archway Road, N6 | 3 minutes from Rainbow
    Housed in a Grade II listed gothic church conversion, this multi-arts, theatre and dance venue in Highgate has a regularly changing programme of live performances including ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Upstairs At The Gatehouse
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Hampstead Lane, Highgate Village, N6 | 8 minutes from Rainbow
    This popular pub theatre in Highgate has, over the years, served as a music hall, cinema, Masonic lodge and a jazz and folk music club. Now ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Phoenix Cinema
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    52 High Road, East Finchley, N2 | 23 minutes from Rainbow
    The Phoenix Cinema started life in 1910 as the East Finchley Picturedome, and has been screening films ever since. Expect to find a mix of new ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Rainbow

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Rainbow
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Highgate Cemetery
    London > Attractions > Sights
    Swains Lane, N6 | 10 minutes from Rainbow
    Wild woodland Victorian cemetery. Perched at the top of the winding and woody Swain’s Lane, close to Highgate village with its soaring views over the city, Highgate ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London International Gallery of Children's Art
    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    Waterlow Park Centre, Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | 10 minutes from Rainbow
    This fascinating gallery displays exhibitions of children's art from every corner of the world, including artwork by local youngsters. Moving from their original home, a small ... More
     
     
     
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    Kenwood House
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Hampstead Lane, Hampstead, NW3 | 21 minutes from Rainbow
    Kenwood House is closed for refurbishment and will reopen in November 2013. In the meantime, the cafe and estate remain open. A rich collection of famous ... More
     
     
     
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    What are the best dining options near Rainbow London?
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    The Woodman
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    414 Archway Road, N6 | 3 minutes from Rainbow
    British Cuisine... More
     
     
     
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    The Bull
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    13 North Hill, N6 | 6 minutes from Rainbow
    Out of Highgate Village and down the hill from London's highest point, the Bull sits on the western side of North Hill next to white modernist ... More
     
     
     
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    The Red Lion & Sun
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    25 North Road, N6 | 6 minutes from Rainbow
    British Cuisine... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Rainbow

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    Jenius Social
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 2.2 miles from Rainbow
    Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
     
     
     
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    Out of the Bloom
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.6 miles from Rainbow
    Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 22 minutes from Rainbow
    Only the French could come up with an art form so bizarrely fascinating. Mime is as relaxing as Tai Chi, as healthy as yoga, and as ... More
     
     
     
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    Rainbow gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Highgate Wood and Queen's Wood
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Muswell Hill Road, N10 | 10 minutes from Rainbow
    Much of London was once entirely covered by the ancient Forest of Middlesex. The oak, holly, and hornbeam trees of Highgate Woods and Queen's Wood (a ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Waterlow Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | 10 minutes from Rainbow
    One of our favourites, this beautiful park occupies a dramatic sloping site overlooking the city and was given to Londoners by Sir Sidney Waterlow as a ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Hampstead Heath Swimming Ponds
    London > Leisure > Activities
    Hampstead Heath, NW5 | 21 minutes from Rainbow
    Since as early as 1860, and probably before, many hardy London folk have taken a dip before work in one of three wooded ponds on Hampstead ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Rainbow

    The best pubs near London Rainbow.
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    The Bull
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    13 North Hill, N6 | 6 minutes from Rainbow
    Out of Highgate Village and down the hill from London's highest point, the Bull sits on the western side of North Hill next to white modernist ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Flask Tavern
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    77 Highgate West Hill, N6 | 9 minutes from Rainbow
    Stooping ceilings, creaking floors, solid wooden panelling, beams and small interconnecting rooms combine to make The Flask Tavern, a traditional 18th century English pub, among the ... More
     
     
     
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    Victoria Stakes
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    1 Muswell Hill, N10 | 17 minutes from Rainbow
    Gastropub ... More
     
     
     
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    Rainbow clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Boogaloo
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    312 Archway Road, N6 | 1 minute from Rainbow
    The Boogaloo has succeeded in breaking the all pervasive contemporary pub blueprint, fashioning a popular alternative with a great atmosphere - and not an inch of ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Champagne Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    St Pancras International, Euston Road, NW1 | 2.1 miles from Rainbow
    At 90 metres, The Champagne Bar at St Pancras International is Europe's longest and presents a very glamourous way to start your journey to Paris before ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Lock Tavern
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    35 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 2.3 miles from Rainbow
    The Lock Tavern would be a great place to drop in and escape the tiresome, tie-dye-clad vendors of Camden's famous street market. Unfortunately that wouldn't do ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Rainbow

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Rainbow.
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    Roundhouse
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 2.3 miles from Rainbow
    Can accommodate up to 1800 people.... More
     
     
     
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    Union Chapel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2.9 miles from Rainbow
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    Kings Place
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 3 miles from Rainbow
    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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    Hot Dog
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 1st August 2015 

    The Boogaloo 1 minute walk from Rainbow

    DJ Jimi Laff spins soul, disco and indie rock and roll....More

    Saturday at The Hideaway
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th September 2015 

    The Hideaway 21 minutes walk from Rainbow

    DJ Sunshineman plays pop, 80s, Motown, indie and dance....More

    Hampstead Heath Nature Photography Workshops
    Exhibitions | Until 19th March 2016 

    Kenwood House 21 minutes walk from Rainbow

    A one-day workshop providing you with a unique experience to engage with nature through photography. This includes group discussions, image ...More

    Leopard International Comedy
    Comedy | On 1st August 2015 

    The Forum 1.65 miles from Rainbow

    Leopard International Comedy Of Congo share their stand-up material in aid of people in DR Congo, Africa, specifically schools, orphanages, ...More

    Garden Tour
    Tours | Until 15th August 2015 

    Keats House 1.76 miles from Rainbow

    Take a guided tour of the Keats House garden, uncover stories about the poet and find out how his work ...More

    Hagar The Womb / The Ethical Debating Society / Shocks Of Mighty! Live & Direct
    Concerts | On 1st August 2015 

    The Silver Bullet 1.81 miles from Rainbow

    The Veteran London-based band re-forms to play its post-punk material....More

    Dumplins Ska Club - Camden
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 1st August 2015 

    Fiddlers Elbow 2.06 miles from Rainbow

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    Open Mic Saturday
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th August 2015 

    Fiddlers Elbow 2.06 miles from Rainbow

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    Dumplins Ska Club
    Concerts | On 1st August 2015 

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