Christies International

 
 

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8 Kings Street, St James's, London SW1Y 6QT 
 
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Christies InternationalEstablished in 1776, Christie’s holds sales ranging from Old Masters to the contemporary arts. In 1990 it broke all records with the sale Van Gogh’s Portrait of Doctor Gachet for $82,500,000. More recently it raised $13,378,558 for the Rothschild Prayerbook, an extremely rare bible with illuminated manuscripts. This gallery at King Street is open to the public without charge and offers ever-changing exhibitions. There is also a bookshop on the premises.

 

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Underground Stations

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Green Park Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arlington House Pure Parking
 
3 minutes walk
 
Burlington Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. 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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Hotels near Christies International

Near Christies International
Cavendish London Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £113  42% off
81 Jermyn Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes from Christies International
Situated on prestigious Jermyn Street, in the heart of Piccadilly, the 4 star deluxe Cavendish Hotel is perfectly located for London's theatres, shops and arts. It ... More
 
 
 
St. James's Hotel & Club London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £208  27% off
7-8 Park Place, SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
Naming the St James's Hotel 'and Club' is a clever way of letting you know exactly what to expect from this establishment. Tucked away down a ... More
 
 
 
Dukes Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £208  32% off
St James's Place, SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
Dukes is worth a visit for its legendary bar alone where a signature martini is a must. The club atmosphere befits the well-heeled St James's location ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Arts and Crafts nearest Christies International

Nearest to Christies International
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christie's Fine Art Auctioneers
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
8 King Street, St James's, London SW1Y | Same location as Christies International
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 Gogh’s Portrait ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bond Street Antiques Centre
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
124 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 10 minutes from Christies International
Internationally renowned for silver and jewellery, vintage watches and object d’art. 25 dealers offer their finds, including N Bloom & Son - a well known specialist ... More
 
 
 
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Sotheby's
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
34-35 New Bond Street, Fitzrovia, London W1A | 14 minutes from Christies International
Founded in 1774, Sotheby's is the world’s oldest art auction house. Sales today command record sums for items. Notable sales range from 'Danseuse au Repos' ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Christies International

The best shops and markets near Christies International
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lock & Co
London > Shopping > Clothing
6 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
Founded in 1676, for centuries Lock & Co. has been the place to shop for a top hat if you're off to Ascot. The quaint shop ... More
 
 
 
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John Lobb
London > Shopping > Shoes
9 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
This historic bootmakers in St James's, set up in 1849, may be steeped in history but it's still the place to go for top quality tailor-made ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Berry Bros & Rudd
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
300-year-old wine emporium. From £5 bottles of Berry’s Good Ordinary Claret to £7000 bottles of Romanée Conti this historic wine emporium has something to suit every palate. ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Christies International

Near Christies International
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Urinetown The Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 29th September 2014 to 24th January 2015
Apollo Theatre, 29 Shaftesbury Avenue, Westminster, London W1D | 7 minutes from Christies International
After a hugely successful run at the St James Theatre at the beginning of 2014 Urinetown moves to the Apollo Theatre on 29th September 2014 making ...More
 
 
 
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The Scottsboro Boys
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 4th October 2014 to 21st February 2015
Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, South Bank, London WC2H | 9 minutes from Christies International
It's 1931, nine young black men aged between 12 and 19 are travelling on a train through Scottsboro, looking for a new life. Following a sold ...More
 
 
 
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 12 minutes from Christies International
Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Christies International

Near Christies International
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Criterion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1V | 6 minutes from Christies International
The tiny entrance of the Criterion Theatre is almost invisible among the massive advertisements, traffic and crowds of Piccadilly Circus. To ignore it, however, is to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Comedy Store
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
1a Oxendon Street, Soho, London SW1Y | 6 minutes from Christies International
The Comedy Store is the spiritual home of stand-up in the UK. Despite being the best large comedy venue in the country, the Store still succeeds ... More
 
 
 
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Prince of Wales Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Coventry Street, Soho, London W1D | 7 minutes from Christies International
Theatres have stood on this spot since 1884, perfectly placed to draw the attention of the great crowds moving between Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square. The ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Christies International

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Christies International
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Bowman Sculpture
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
6 Duke Street, SW1Y | 1 minute from Christies International
Bowman Sculpture in St James's is a presitgious gallery where art collectors with deep pockets can get their hands on an original Rodin. Specialising in 19th ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chris Beetles
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-10 Ryder Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Christies International
Gallery owner Chris Beetles has been dealing for 25 years, and for 16 years from this location in the heart of St James's. Specializing in English ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fine Art Commissions Ltd
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y6AL | 1 minute from Christies International
Portraits, commissioned and otherwise, are a tradition as old as art itself, with representations made of great men and women for posterity from the time of ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Christies International

What are the best dining options near Christies International London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Matsuri St James
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
15 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Christies International
Japanese cuisine. Booking advised. Separate room for parties. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sake No Hana
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
23 St James Street, St James's, St James's, London SW1A | 1 minute from Christies International
Hong Kong born restaurateur Alan Yau OBE who first came to fame in the UK for his hugely popular Wagamama noodle chain has seen great success ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Quaglino's
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
16 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Christies International
Quaglino's was the place to see and be seen in the mid-1990s, bringing in swarms of celebrities for late night dining, champagne breakfasts and arguments with ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Christies International

Near Christies International
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 14 minutes from Christies International
Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 15 minutes from Christies International
Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 17 minutes from Christies International
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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Leisure near Christies International

Christies International gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Catalyst Health and Fitness Ltd
London > Leisure > Fitness
30 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Christies International
Catalyst personal trainers are among the best in London. Get fit without doing yourself an injury, lose weight with a specially devised programme or build your ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
So SPA Sofitel St James
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
6 Waterloo Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from Christies International
Opened in July 2009, So SPA by Sofitel is a stunning relaxation space - all marble and modern design - housed within the Sofitel St James ... More
 
 
 
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May Fair Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
May Fair Hotel, Stratton Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from Christies International
The subterranean spa within the luxury May Fair Hotel offers a compact gym, herbal sauna and a good size aromatic steam room as well ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Christies International

The best pubs near London Christies International.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Reform Club
London > Nightlife > Pubs
104 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from Christies International
Located in the heart of London's traditional Clubland in Pall Mall, The Reform Club was founded in 1836 and was membership was initially restricted to those who ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Waxy O'Connor's
London > Nightlife > Pubs
14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 7 minutes from Christies International
Located where it is, Waxy's is fairly predictable. It's busy, it's Irish and it's got a fair smattering of tourists, but it also has that certain ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ye Grapes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 7 minutes from Christies International
Built in 1882 this gorgeous Victorian pub could be the perfect spot for a night out, if you can find it, that is. Very close to ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Christies International

Christies International clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dukes Hotel: Cognac and Cigar Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
35 St James's Place, St James's, London SW1A | 2 minutes from Christies International
Famous for its martinis - a favourite with James Bond author Ian Fleming - Dukes Hotel extends its drinking area to include an outdoor Cognac and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fortnum & Mason: 1707 Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
181 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1A | 3 minutes from Christies International
The Fortnum's wine bar has had a makeover as part of the store's refurbishment in 2007, three hundred years after this grand old department store first ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rivoli Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Ritz Hotel, St James's, London W1J | 3 minutes from Christies International
The Rivoli Bar, an intimate cocktail lounge within the famous Ritz Hotel, re-opened in 2001 after a closure of some twenty years with interiors stylishly updated ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Christies International

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Christies International.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spencer House
London > Business > Venue Hire
27 St James's Place, St James's, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Christies International
Spencer family's 18th London residence. The ancestral home of Diana, Princess of Wales, the Spencer family hasn’t lived in this, their London residence, since 1926. Following ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Ritz Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
150 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 3 minutes from Christies International
World famous luxury hotel, right on Piccadilly, with a roof terrace looking across Green Park. The fine food (particularly the Afternoon Tea) at the Ritz attract ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dover Street Restaurant and Bar
London > Business > Venue Hire
8-10 Dover Street, Mayfair, , Mayfair, London W1S | 4 minutes from Christies International
This long established night spot in Mayfair's Dover Street has been providing Londoners with a sophisticated setting to enjoy food, drink and live entertainment for 30 ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Trinity Laban Recital
Concerts | On 29th August 2014 

St James's Church Piccadilly 3 minutes walk from Christies International

Soprano Erika Madi Jones and pianist Panaretos Kyriatzidis perform Wagner's Wesendoncklieder, Beethoven's Abscheulicher Wo Eilst Du Hin? Komm Hoffnung, from ...More

Live At The Ritz
Dance | Until 27th December 2014 

The Ritz Afternoon Tea 3 minutes walk from Christies International

Dance the night away in the sumptuous surroundings of The Ritz Restaurant....More

Legends Of The Martini
Legends Of The Martini
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2014 

Royal Academy of Arts 4 minutes walk from Christies International

Presented by Belvedere Vodka and curated by London College of Fashion graduate Tory Turk, Legends of the Martini at the ...More

 
Radical Geometry: Modern Art of South America from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

Royal Academy of Arts 4 minutes walk from Christies International

This exhibition in The Sackler Wing of the Royal Academy of Arts explores the art produced between the 1930s and ...More

Thank Funk It's Friday
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st October 2014 

Funky Buddha 4 minutes walk from Christies International

DJ Antony plays soul, funk and old skool tunes....More

Salon Des Artistes: The Black Cat Cabaret
Theatre | Until 20th December 2014 

Oscar Wilde Bar at Hotel Cafe Royal 5 minutes walk from Christies International

Enjoy cabaret and a late night after party in the historic Oscar Wilde Bar (formerly the Grill Room) at Hotel ...More

The 39 Steps
The 39 Steps
Theatre | Until 28th March 2015 

Criterion Theatre 5 minutes walk from Christies International

Hitchcock's 1935 movie is a masterpiece of sustained adventure, as the hero - framed for murder - becomes both pursuer ...More

 
Culture Now: Gosha Rubchinskiy:Talk
Exhibitions | On 29th August 2014 

Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 6 minutes walk from Christies International

The Russian menswear designer talks to Alexandra Gordienko....More

The Importance Of Being Earnest
Theatre | Until 20th September 2014 

Harold Pinter Theatre 6 minutes walk from Christies International

An all-star cast including Nigel Havers, Martin Jarvis, Sian Phillips and Cherie Lunghi, present, under their collective guise of The ...More

Jersey Boys
Jersey Boys
Theatre | Until 26th October 2014 

Piccadilly Theatre 6 minutes walk from Christies International

Jersey Boys at the Piccadilly Theatre is the tale of four blue collar boys from the wrong side of the ...More

 
 
 
 
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