Paternoster Square Column

 
 
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Paternoster Square, City, London EC4M 7DZ 
 

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Paternoster Square ColumnThe 23m tall Paternoster Square Column is the main monument in Paternoster Square, a concreted open space close to St Paul's Cathedral. This Corinthian column in Portland stone was erected in 2008 as part of the redevelopment of the square by the architectural firm Whitfield Partners which began in 2000.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
St. Paul's Tube Station
 
0 minutes walk
 
Mansion House Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
30 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Smithfield Central Market NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Snowhill NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near Paternoster Square Column

Near Paternoster Square Column
Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  32% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 3 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
This neat and simple hotel gets all the basics right. The prices are sensible, the rooms are simply and attractively decorated, there's a decent little bistro, ... More
 
 
 
Grange St Paul's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  24% off
10 Godliman Street, EC4V | 4 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Perfectly located in the heart of London's financial district, yet moments away from the delights of the West End, the Grange St Paul's mixes contemporary style ... More
 
 
 
Crowne Plaza London The City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £72  32% off
19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 6 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Located in the very heart of the Square Mile, Crowne Plaza London The City is a newly renovated hotel set on the site of Henry VIII's ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Other Attractions nearest Paternoster Square Column

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Barbican Centre
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Huge, multifaceted arts and entertainment centre. Described by the Queen as “one of the wonders of the modern world”, this multifaceted performance and arts venue forms one ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Conservatory
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Gallery Floor (Level 3), Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Home to over 2,000 species of tropical plants and trees, the Barbican's Conservatory is a hidden tropical oasis in the heart of the city. So it ... More
 
 
 
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Exmouth Market
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 17 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
A rich hunting ground for restaurants and bars, Exmouth Market twinkles under the fairy lights that zig-zag overhead across the scenic pedestrianised street. Hip hang outs ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Paternoster Square Column

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Paternoster Square Column
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St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Paternoster Square Column
Being the cathedral of the capital city, St Paul's is officially the spiritual home of Great Britain. The funerals of Lord Nelson, the Duke of Wellington ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London
London > Attractions > Museums
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Experience the real flavour of London life from the prehistoric to present day when you visit the Museum of London, a modern ... More
 
 
 
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St Bartholomew the Great
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 6 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
St Bartholomew the Great is a historic church founded in 1123 and the oldest parish church in the City of London. Features include the pre-Reformation octagonal ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Paternoster Square Column

Near Paternoster Square Column
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Henry IV (Part II)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed at the Barbican by Royal Shakespeare ...More
 
 
 
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Henry IV (Part I)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 29th November 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November. Gregory Doran's production features "a major performance from ...More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 26th December 2014 - 10pm-7am
Fabric, 77a Charterhouse Street, EC1M | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
House music courtesy of guest DJs including Waze & Odyssey, Chris Lorenzo, Paleman, Tom Shorterz, P Money, Newham Generals, Plastician, Novelist & The Square, Spyro, Stormzy, ...More
 
 
 
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Near Paternoster Square Column
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
In the two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and the Pit - you can enjoy everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Paternoster Square Column

The best shops and markets near Paternoster Square Column
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Ted Baker & Friends
London > Shopping > Clothing
120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 3 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
We love the average Ted Baker store but with Ted Baker & Friends the cool fashion label has taken the shopping experience one step further - ... More
 
 
 
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Smithfield Market
London > Shopping > Markets
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
For tenants of Smithfield Market getting up in the dark is the nothing out of the ordinary; with the market opening at 4am these hard working folk start ... More
 
 
 
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Farm Collective
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 8 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Its location opposite Smithfield Market is a very appropriate spot for the Farm Collective to set up shop. Working with select farmers and small producers, this outlet ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Paternoster Square Column

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Paternoster Chop House
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Warwick Court, Paternoster Square, , City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Paternoster Square Column
The setting of the Chop House is spectacular - Paternoster Square is a truly beautiful part of London - but it's the food we care about. ... More
 
 
 
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Refectory Restaurant
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
St Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Paternoster Square Column
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Restaurant at St Paul's Cathedral
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
St Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Paternoster Square Column
In the basement of Sir Christopher Wren's grandest architectural achievement is burial place of St Paul's Cathedral, where those who have made an outstanding contribution to ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Paternoster Square Column

Near Paternoster Square Column
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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 11 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 14 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
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 | 14 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
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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Paternoster Square Column gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 3 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
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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Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 6 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
 
 
 
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Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 8 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Paternoster Square Column

The best pubs near London Paternoster Square Column.
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The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, EC4V | 3 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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The Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 6 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
 
 
 
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The Tipperary
London > Nightlife > Pubs
66 Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Visit this pub and you'll soon find out it's really not a long way to Tipperary. In fact it's merely a ten minute walk (stumble) ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Paternoster Square Column

Paternoster Square Column clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Samuel Pepys
London > Nightlife >
Stew Lane, High Timber Street, City, London EC4V | 6 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
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Galadari
London > Nightlife > Bars
Crowne Plaza London - The City Hotel, 19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 6 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
A penthouse-inspired restaurant and bar with a stunning 88 metre rooftop terrace Galadari offers diners Japanese food and show-stopping views of St Paul's, No. 1 Blackfriars, ... More
 
 
 
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Fabric
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
77a Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Built on the site of a Victorian meat cellar, Fabric continues to boast the most sensational line-ups in the capital. Its global reputation is founded on ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Paternoster Square Column

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Paternoster Square Column.
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Butchers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
87 Bartholomew Close, Barbican, City, London EC1A | 4 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
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Haberdashers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Opened by the Queen in 2002 and designed by Sir Michael Hopkins and Partners Haberdashers' Hall was the first new livery hall in the Square Mile ... More
 
 
 
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Guildhall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gresham Street, City, London EC2P | 5 minutes from Paternoster Square Column
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 2000 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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A Bear Called Paddington
A Bear Called Paddington
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Museum of London 4 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

A well-timed exhibition as the much-loved, well-mannered bear gets set for his big-screen debut, A Bear Called Paddington is a ...More

 
The Paddington Trail
The Paddington Trail
Exhibitions | Until 30th December 2014 

Museum of London 4 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

Can you spot Paddington Bear? There are 50 statues of the inquisitive Peruvian bear, made famous by the books of ...More

 
Sherlock Holmes
Sherlock Holmes
Exhibitions | Until 12th April 2015 

Museum of London 4 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

Likely to be one of 2014's most popular exhibitions, Sherlock Holmes at the Museum of London will be the largest ...More

 
Lodge d'Argent
Lodge d'Argent
Foodie Events | Until 28th February 2015 

Coq d'Argent 6 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

No ski lift required to get to Lodge d'Argent, a traditional French chalet-inspired space on the skyscraper terrace ...More

 
Fabriclive: Rinse FM Boxing Day
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 26th December 2014 

Fabric 7 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

House music courtesy of guest DJs including Waze & Odyssey, Chris Lorenzo, Paleman, Tom Shorterz, P Money, Newham Generals, Plastician, ...More

The First World War and the Bank of England
The First World War and the Bank of England
Exhibitions | Until 1st April 2015 

Bank of England Museum 8 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

The First World War and the Bank of England, taking place at the Bank of England Museum, looks at the ...More

 
The Knight of the Burning Pestle
The Knight of the Burning Pestle
Theatre | Until 11th January 2015 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 9 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

The Jacobean comedy written by Francis Beaumont, The Knight of the Burning Pestle, an uproarious play about a grocer and ...More

 
Sonia Delaunay
Sonia Delaunay
Exhibitions | Until 9th August 2015 

Tate Modern 10 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

The first UK retrospective to assess the breadth of Sonia Delaunay, a key figure in the Parisian avant-garde who became ...More

 
Sigmar Polke: Alibis
Sigmar Polke: Alibis
Exhibitions | Until 8th February 2015 

Tate Modern 10 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

Hailed as "one of the best shows MoMA has ever done" by The Guardian when it opened in New York ...More

 
Conflict, Time, Photography
Conflict, Time, Photography
Exhibitions | Until 15th March 2015 

Tate Modern 10 minutes walk from Paternoster Square Column

Taking place to commemorate the centenary of the First World War, this exhibition at Tate Moden concerns the relationship between ...More

 
 

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Royal Opera & Shakespeare's Globe: L'Ormindo
Royal Opera & Shakespeare's Globe: L'Ormindo
Concerts | 3rd February 2015 - 5th March 2015 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Christopher Cowell's English translation of L'Ormindo, a co-production between Shakespeare's Globe and The Royal Opera, returns to the Sam Wanamaker ...More

 
Temple
Temple
Theatre | 21st May 2015 - 25th July 2015 

The Donmar Warehouse

Steve Waters' new play, Temple, takes audiences to the heart of 2011's Occupy London crisis at St Paul's Cathedral. The ...More

 
Buyer and Cellar
Theatre | 11th March 2015 - 2nd May 2015 

Menier Chocolate Factory

Ugly Betty's Michael Urie stars in the much anticipated comedy Buyer and Cellar at the Menier Chocolate Factory. The US ...More

Wicked
Wicked
Theatre | Until 7th November 2015 

Apollo Victoria Theatre

Prepare to see Glinda the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West in a whole new light after ...More

 
Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passions
Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passions
Exhibitions | 12th March 2015 - 7th June 2015 

National Portrait Gallery

Last year saw the centenary of the outbreak of World War I; 2015 is the 200th anniversary of the Battle ...More

 
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