Metropolis

 
 
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Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R 2YB
 
 
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Underground Stations

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Cannon Street Tube Station
 
0 minutes walk
 
Bank Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Q-Park Bucklesbury House
 
2 minutes walk
 
Thames Exchange NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Club Quarters Gracechurch
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  22% off
    7 Gracechurch Street, EC3V | 5 minutes from Metropolis
    The location of Club Quarters Gracechurch in the heart of the City has made it a favourite with business travellers. A cheerily macho atmosphere permeates from ... More
     
     
     
    Threadneedles, Marriott Autograph Collection
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £74  41% off
    5 Threadneedles Street, EC2R | 6 minutes from Metropolis
    Housed in an esteemed former banking hall in the City, this magnificent boutique hotel provides a luxurious sanctuary. The spacious rooms are decorated in a chic ... More
     
     
     
    Apex London Wall Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  26% off
    7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 7 minutes from Metropolis
    In the heart of the financial district and close to the Bank of England, the newly opened Apex London Wall Hotel, is within walking distance of ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Warr's Harley Davidson
    London > Shopping > Motoring
    611 King's Road, SW6 | 4.8 miles from Metropolis
    When Captain Frederick James Warr founded Europe’s oldest Harley-Davidson dealership on the Kings Road in 1924, the flagship model was the ‘Silent Grey Fellow’ which retailed ... More
     
     
     
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    The Romance of Rust
    London > Shopping > Motoring
    Impact Garage, Culmington Road, W13 | 9.7 miles from Metropolis
    Now this really is a labour of love – when Rolls Royce trained engineer Lance McCormack set up shop on his own back in 1991, he ... More
     
     
     
    Millenium City Garage
    London > Shopping > Motoring
    68-70 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 14 minutes from Metropolis
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    Laduree Cornhill
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    14 Cornhill , EC3V3ND | 4 minutes from Metropolis
    This famous French patisserie dates back to 1862, when Louis Ernest Ladurée, a miller from southwest France, created a bakery at 16 rue Royale in Paris. ... More
     
     
     
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    Penhaligon's
    London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
    8 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Metropolis
    130-year-old scent emporium with royal warrants. For a sweet-smelling, sensory overload, Penhaligon’s has to be the place to go. From the original Hammam Bouquet to the Winston ... More
     
     
     
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    Beau Gems
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    26 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Metropolis
    A high-class repair service for all varieties of damaged items. Antique jewellery and second-hand designer watches are on offer.... More
     
     
     
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    Royal Opera & Shakespeare's Globe: L'Ormindo
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 3rd February to 5th March 2015
    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
    Christopher Cowell's English translation of L'Ormindo, a co-production between Shakespeare's Globe and The Royal Opera, returns to the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse after its successful debut ...More
     
     
     
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    Buyer and Cellar
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 11th March to 2nd May 2015
    Menier Chocolate Factory, 53 Southwark Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from Metropolis
    Ugly Betty's Michael Urie stars in the much anticipated comedy Buyer and Cellar at the Menier Chocolate Factory. The US comedy enjoyed a smash hit run ...More
     
     
     
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    To Kill A Mockingbird
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th June to 25th July 2015
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 12 minutes from Metropolis
    Set in the Deep South, Christopher Sergel's adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel won multiple awards when it premiered in 2013 at Regent's Park Open ...More
     
     
     
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    Drum Cafe
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
    100 people in a room, all armed with a large African drum, banging in unison, until reaching a deafening crescendo - that's the premise of Drum ... More
     
     
     
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    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
    This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam Wanamaker. ... More
     
     
     
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    Rose Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
    The Rose Theatre was built in 1587 but was only discovered in 1989 during excavations for new office buildings. Two-thirds of the original site were discovered, ... More
     
     
     
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    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Metropolis
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    Mansion House
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    City of London, City, London EC4N | 3 minutes from Metropolis
    Mansion House, the Palace of the London Mayor, was originally for the Lord Mayor to represent the City in appropriate style, Sir Crispin Gascoigne was the ... More
     
     
     
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    The Monument
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Monument Street, City, London EC3R | 4 minutes from Metropolis
    Following an 18-month closure which began in 2007, The Monument reopened in February 2009 revealing the effects of a £4.5 million renovation. If you're feeling energetic ... More
     
     
     
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    St Magnus the Martyr
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Lower Thames Street, City, London EC3R | 4 minutes from Metropolis
    St Magnus' was built by Sir Christopher Wren between 1671-76, and boasts a steeple dating from 1705. Henry Yevele, Richard II's master mason, is buried here. ... More
     
     
     
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    Leon
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    86 Cannon Street, City, London EC4N | 1 minute from Metropolis
    Inside might look like a fast food joint - and the food is served in shoots, like McDonald's - but there the comparison ends. Rather than ... More
     
     
     
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    The India Restaurant
    London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
    21 College Hill, Cannon Street, EC4R | 2 minutes from Metropolis
    Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
     
     
     
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    Eat Cafe
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    123 Cannon Street, City, London EC4N | 2 minutes from Metropolis
    Food to go in its simplest form. Freeshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
     
     
     
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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from Metropolis
    City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
     
     
     
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 19 minutes from Metropolis
    This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
     
     
     
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    Workers' Educational Association
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 19 minutes from Metropolis
    National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
     
     
     
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    Metropolis gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
    London > Leisure >
    Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, SE1 | 9 minutes from Metropolis
    High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
     
     
     
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    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 11 minutes from Metropolis
    Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
     
     
     
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    Snowsfields Wellness
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 12 minutes from Metropolis
    It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
     
     
     
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    The best pubs near London Metropolis.
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    Wheatsheaf
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Metropolis
    Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
     
     
     
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    National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Metropolis
    Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
     
     
     
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    The Duke and Duchess
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    2 - 3 Creed Lane, EC4V | 9 minutes from Metropolis
    Gastropub... More
     
     
     
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    Samuel Pepys
    London > Nightlife >
    Stew Lane, High Timber Street, City, London EC4V | 5 minutes from Metropolis
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    Vinopolis Wine Wharf
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
    Their extensive wine list is a veritable treat for connoisseurs and aspiring novices alike; there are 100 wines available by the glass and over 300 wines, ... More
     
     
     
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    Vinopolis
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    1 Bank End, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
    If you like wine, an afternoon spent exploring the alcoholic delights of Vinopolis is an ideal pursuit. This self-guided tour allows visitors to find out about ... More
     
     
     
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    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Metropolis.
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    Skinners' Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R | 1 minute from Metropolis
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    Vinopolis
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Metropolis
    This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
     
     
     
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    Guildhall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Gresham Street, City, London EC2P | 7 minutes from Metropolis
    Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 2000 people.... More
     
     
     
     

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    Cocktail Making Masterclass
    Exhibitions | Until 26th March 2015 

    Vinopolis 6 minutes walk from Metropolis

    Make four cocktails....More

    Open Studio: Sculptural Weave
    Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

    Tate Modern 9 minutes walk from Metropolis

    An opportunity to experiment with large-scale 3D weaving, plaiting, braiding and construction....More

    BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert: Meta4 String Quartet
    Concerts | On 5th March 2015 

    Barbican Centre 12 minutes walk from Metropolis

    The group performs Haydn's String Quartet In B Minor and Bartok's String Quartet No 5....More

    London Symphony Orchestra
    Concerts | On 5th March 2015 

    Barbican Centre 12 minutes walk from Metropolis

    With conductor Kristjan Jarvi and violinist Roby Lakatos....More

    Cinnamon Kitchen's House Of Holi
    Leisure | Until 14th March 2015 

    Cinnamon Kitchen & Anise 13 minutes walk from Metropolis

    Popping up from 5th-14th March at Cinnamon Kitchen, step into the madness of House of Holi for thirty minutes of ...More

    Green Milk Presents: Simon Munnery
    Comedy | On 5th March 2015 

    The Pipeline 13 minutes walk from Metropolis

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    Philosophy Of Food: Discussion
    Exhibitions | On 5th March 2015 

    Bishopsgate Institute 14 minutes walk from Metropolis

    A look at philosophical ideas associated with food....More

    A People's History Of The East End: 19th Century: Course
    Exhibitions | On 5th March 2015 

    Bishopsgate Institute 14 minutes walk from Metropolis

    A look at how the radical East End of the Chartists, the Suffragettes, the anarchists and the socialists is represented ...More

    Exploring Classical Music: Modern And Contemporary Music: Course
    Exhibitions | On 5th March 2015 

    Bishopsgate Institute 14 minutes walk from Metropolis

    An exploration of the ideas behind modern classical music....More

    Creative Writing: This Is Your Life: Course
    Exhibitions | On 5th March 2015 

    Bishopsgate Institute 14 minutes walk from Metropolis

    Tips on how to tackle a biography, a memoir or an autobiography....More

     
     
     
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