The French Bookshop

 
 
ADDRESS
28 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 3EX 
 
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Opening and closing times for The French Bookshop

Today (Sunday) The French Bookshop is closed.

Monday:

8.15
-
18.30
 
 

Tuesday:

8.15
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18.30
 
 

Wednesday:

8.15
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18.30
 
 

Thursday:

8.15
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18.30
 
 

Friday:

8.15
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18.30
 
 

Saturday:

9.00
-
18.30
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - The French Bookshop Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
27 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
7 minutes walk
 
Union Car Parks
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near The French Bookshop

Near The French Bookshop
Harrington Court Apartments
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  21% off
13 Harrington Road, SW7 | 2 minutes from The French Bookshop
Close to the London Natural History Museum, Kensington Palace and the Olympia Conference and Exhibition Centre, this 4 star Victorian property features 47 guest rooms, business ... More
 
 
 
130 Queen's Gate Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £227  37% off
130 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 2 minutes from The French Bookshop
Located in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, the 130 Queen's Gate Apartments provide state-of-the-art accommodation nearby to many of London's attractions, including the Natural ... More
 
 
 
The Regency Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £95  21% off
100 Queens Gate, SW7 | 3 minutes from The French Bookshop
The Regency Hotel in South Kensington on the tree-lined road of Queens Gate is in a prime spot near Old Brompton Road with a good choice ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest The French Bookshop

Nearest to The French Bookshop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
345 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 11 minutes from The French Bookshop
If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. An independent that treats you like an individual. ... More
 
 
 
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John Sandoe Books
London > Shopping > Books
10 Blacklands Terrace, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 13 minutes from The French Bookshop
A delightful discovery, this well-established independent book shop was set up by John Sandoe in 1957 and has been owned by the staff since 1989 who've ... More
 
 
 
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Taschen
London > Shopping > Books
12 Duke of York Square, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 14 minutes from The French Bookshop
Glossy, coffee table books are what speciality book store Taschen do best. From art to architecture, film to fashion, every glamourous topic is covered and the ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The French Bookshop

The best shops and markets near The French Bookshop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from The French Bookshop
Fishmonger Robin Moxon is regarded as one of the best suppliers of fish in London and is all too familiar with early morning trips to Billingsgate ... More
 
 
 
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Christie's South Kensington
London > Shopping >
85 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from The French Bookshop
Established in 1776, Christie's holds sales ranging from Old Masters to the contemporary arts. In 1990 it broke all records with the sale Van ... More
 
 
 
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Gilding the Lily
London > Shopping > Florists
Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from The French Bookshop
Superior florist directly opposite South Kensington Tube Station. They sell flowers to the great and good of this area and as you might expect, this means ... More
 
 
 
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Workshop With Yasmeen Ismail
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 23rd November 2014 at 10am-11am and 2pm-3pm
Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 | 1 minute from The French Bookshop
An interactive storytelling and drawing workshop....More
 
 
 
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South Ken Kids Festival
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 10am-6pm
Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 | 1 minute from The French Bookshop
From 17 to 23 November 2014, the Institut francais in London will be hosting the 17th annual South Ken Kids Festival. This year's edition will feature ...More
 
 
 
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Workshop With Daniel Maja
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 10am-11am
Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 | 1 minute from The French Bookshop
An interactive workshop for children....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The French Bookshop

Near The French Bookshop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cine Lumiere
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from The French Bookshop
The Cine Lumiere is a shining beacon for all fans of European and World cinema. Attached to the Institut Francais, its programme is varied and intelligent, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from The French Bookshop
The huge IMAX screen - ten times bigger than the average screen - at the Science Museum is one of the few places in London where ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from The French Bookshop
The Royal College of Music is the school where Gustav Hoilst, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benjamin Britten, James Galway, Joan Sutherland and Ralph Vaughan Williams learnt their ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The French Bookshop

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The French Bookshop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from The French Bookshop
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from The French Bookshop
The Science Museum in South Kensington houses one of the most comprehensive collections looking at the development of science and industry, and it is all done ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Information Age
London > Attractions > Museums
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, SW7 | 5 minutes from The French Bookshop
A major permanent gallery on the second floor of the Science Museum, open on 25th October 2014, Information Age: Six Networks That Changed Our World is ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The French Bookshop

What are the best dining options near The French Bookshop London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Oddono's
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
14 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as The French Bookshop
Italian ice cream as only the Italians know how. This ice cream parlour is hotly tipped by celebrity chefs, Gordon Ramsay and Italian chef Theo Randall ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bangkok
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
9 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from The French Bookshop
Thai cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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La Bouchee
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
56 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from The French Bookshop
"There is no better place to defrost the soul on a dark winter's day than this great little French restaurant... excellent value." So says the Times ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The French Bookshop

Near The French Bookshop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from The French Bookshop
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 15 minutes from The French Bookshop
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, SW11 | 19 minutes from The French Bookshop
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The French Bookshop

The French Bookshop gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from The French Bookshop
Downstairs from LA Fitness (keep going past the people who look like they're about to die on the running machines) you'll find G-Spa. A world away ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lush Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
123 Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 11 minutes from The French Bookshop
More than just a skincare shop, this branch of Lush on the Kings Road houses the Lush Spa. An overpowering mix of perfumes assaults the nose ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ushvani
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
1 Cadogan Garden, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 14 minutes from The French Bookshop
One of Knightsbridge's better kept secrets is the Ushvani day spa, tucked away in a Grade II listed building on Cadogan Gardens. Founded by Usha Arumugam, ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near The French Bookshop

The best pubs near London The French Bookshop.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW5 | 7 minutes from The French Bookshop
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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The Admiral Codrington
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Mossop Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 8 minutes from The French Bookshop
Affectionately referred to as "the Cod", this Knightsbridge boozer-come-gastropub has acquired a reputation for serving high quality, modern food in no-fuss, sleek surroundings. If you do ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Enterprise
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
35 Walton Street, South Kensington, , Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 9 minutes from The French Bookshop
Bar ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The French Bookshop

The French Bookshop clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Eighty Six
London > Nightlife > Bars
86 Fulham Road, South Kensington, London SW3 | 5 minutes from The French Bookshop
Eighty-Six is the brainchild of George Adams and Charlie Kearns, the duo behind Verbier's Coco Club. A popular place for after hours socialising for the Fulham ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barts
London > Nightlife > Bars
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 7 minutes from The French Bookshop
Taking its inspiration from the American speakeasy movement, Barts is a tiny, intimate and relaxed bar in South Kensington which promises a refreshingly fun experience - ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Evans & Peel Detective Agency
London > Nightlife > Bars
310c Earls Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 13 minutes from The French Bookshop
Taking the speakeasy trend to another level, the Evans & Peel Detective Agency is a bar moonlighting as fully functioning detective company. The basement bar can ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The French Bookshop

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The French Bookshop.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from The French Bookshop
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from The French Bookshop
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 2450 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from The French Bookshop
... More
 
 
 
 

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Workshop With Alex Barrow And Gabby Dawnay
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

Hop on board and take in the sights, sounds, and smells of London with the creators of London Calls!...More

Workshop With Yasmeen Ismail
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

An interactive storytelling and drawing workshop....More

Workshop With Axel Scheffler
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

An illustration workshop, with assistance from the popular artist....More

Workshop With Aurelie Guillerey
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

An illustration workshop for children....More

Workshop With Benji Davies
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

Learn how to draw animals....More

Workshop With Daniel Maja
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

An interactive workshop for children....More

Create Your E-Comics
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

Experiment with incredible apps and follow the steps to make an impressive digital comic strip!...More

Drawing Duo - Delphine Perret & Benji Davies
Exhibitions | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

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Workshop With OKIDO
Kids Events | On 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

Make your own skeleton puppet with the lovely team behind OKIDO....More

South Ken Kids Festival
Kids Events | Until 23rd November 2014 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni 1 minute walk from The French Bookshop

From 17 to 23 November 2014, the Institut francais in London will be hosting the 17th annual South Ken Kids ...More

 
 
 
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