St Luke's

 
 
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161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V 9NG
 
 
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Music education and performance centre in the 18th Century Grade 1 listed Hawksmoor church. One of the homes of the London Symphony Orchestra, this gorgeous church is regularly used for orchestral, choral and religious music.

 

LondonTown.com - St Luke's Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Barbican Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Pear Tree Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Thistle City Barbican Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  42% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 4 minutes from St Luke's
    Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
     
     
     
    Malmaison London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £91  34% off
    18-21 Charterhouse Square, EC1M | 9 minutes from St Luke's
    Malmaison London has been stunningly converted into the finest boutique hotel in London. Right on the edge of trendy Clerkenwell and within the sound of bow ... More
     
     
     
    The Zetter Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  25% off
    St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 9 minutes from St Luke's
    This boutique hotel in trendy Clerkenwell fits right in with the warehouse chic designer feel of the neighbourhood. Mixing vintage chairs with stark modern prints, there's ... More
     
     
     
     
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    St Bartholomew the Great
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 9 minutes from St Luke's
    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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    House of Detention
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Sans Walk, EC1R | 10 minutes from St Luke's
    The House of Detention gets its name from its former purpose - as a prison - and there has been a prison on this site since ... More
     
     
     
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    The Islington Metal Works
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 13 minutes from St Luke's
    Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
     
     
     
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    Host Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    1 Honduras Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from St Luke's
    Host was established in 2005 by Jon Levy, director of foto8, and Adrian Evans, director of Panos Pictures. Photojournalism - from classical black and white reportage ... More
     
     
     
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    Magnum Photos
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    63 Gee Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from St Luke's
    The London gallery for renowned photo agency, Magnum. Representing the best in photography, The Magnum Photos selection process for new members is legendary for its toughness. ... More
     
     
     
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    Bunhill Fields
    London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
    38 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from St Luke's
    Small, wooded dissenters' cemetery in the city centre. William Blake, John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe are among over 120,000 nonconformists whose bodies are squeezed closely together within ... More
     
     
     
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    To Kill A Mockingbird
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th June to 25th July 2015
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 7 minutes from St Luke's
    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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    Paco Pena Flamenco Dance Company: Flamencura
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 20th to 28th June 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from St Luke's
    Legendary flamenco guitarist, composer, dramatist and producer Paco Pena returns to Sadler's Wells with Flamencura. In pursuit of 'duende', the alchemy between interpreter and audience at ...More
     
     
     
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    Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui: milonga
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 9th to 13th Jun 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from St Luke's
    There are so many milongas in Buenos Aires that the Argentines have come up with the verb 'milonguear' (meaning touring milongas). With his ...More
     
     
     
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    Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    1 Milton Street, Barbican, EC2Y | 7 minutes from St Luke's
    Milton Court, opened in September 2013, provides the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities. The £89 million building on Silk ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from St Luke's
    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 St Luke's
    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 Chimes Music Shop
    London > Shopping > Music Shops
    Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from St Luke's
    Tucked away near the Barbican multi-arts centre and the world-renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Chimes Music is in illustrious company. Since opening in 1983 ... More
     
     
     
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    Bookartbookshop
    London > Shopping > Books
    17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 9 minutes from St Luke's
    We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
     
     
     
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    Beach in the East
    London > Shopping >
    Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, EC2A | 9 minutes from St Luke's
    Fashion Creative Yasmin Sewell presents pop up shop Beach in the East in a disused Shoreditch swimming pool. Opened in late May, just in time for ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
    110 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from St Luke's
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    Timberyard
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    61-67 Old Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from St Luke's
    Attempting to re-invent the coffee shop experience, Timberyard is a modern café that combines speciality tea, coffee and artisan food with the latest technology. Spread across ... More
     
     
     
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    Carnevale Restaurant
    London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
    135 Whitecross Street, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from St Luke's
    This cosy vegetarian restaurant is a bit like eating in someone's house - only with great food. Mains may include a selection of risotto with squash ... More
     
     
     
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | Same location as St Luke's
    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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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from St Luke's
    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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    Workers' Educational Association
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 11 minutes from St Luke's
    National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
     
     
     
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    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from St Luke's
    Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
     
     
     
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    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from St Luke's
    London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
     
     
     
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    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 11 minutes from St Luke's
    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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    The Hat & Feathers
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from St Luke's
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    The Well
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    180 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 8 minutes from St Luke's
    Everything about our meal at this superb gastropub in Clerkenwell was brilliant, from the towering pint'o'prawns ordered to start, to the grins plastered over our faces ... More
     
     
     
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    William IV
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 8 minutes from St Luke's
    Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
     
     
     
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    Artillery Arms
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from St Luke's
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    The Nightjar Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    129-131 City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from St Luke's
    For live jazz and adventurous signature cocktails in a subterranean speakeasy setting try The Nightjar Bar in Shoreditch. Taking its cue from the illicit anti-Prohibition bars ... More
     
     
     
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    Trapeze Bar
    London > Nightlife >
    89 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 9 minutes from St Luke's
    Set over two levels at 89 Great Eastern Street, Trapeze Bar occupies the space that was previously home to East Village for over five years and ... More
     
     
     
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    London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | Same location as St Luke's
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    The Brewery
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from St Luke's
    While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
     
     
     
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    The HAC Grounds
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    City Road, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from St Luke's
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    Eric Ranzoni
    Concerts | Until 23rd June 2015 

    The Nightjar Bar 6 minutes walk from St Luke's

    The London-based pianist and singer-songwriter plays blues....More

    Tal R: Chimney School Of Sculpture
    Exhibitions | Until 30th May 2015 

    Victoria Miro 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

    A sculptural installation by the Copenhagen-based artist, together with contemporary furniture, paintings and works on paper exploring material and form ...More

    Elvis @ 80
    Exhibitions | Until 27th June 2015 

    Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

    A celebration of the life and work of Elvis Presley with a display of original vinyl, the Annuals, posters and ...More

    Karen Neale: A Fellow Traveller: A Journey Inspired By World Heritage Cities And Sites
    Exhibitions | Until 27th May 2015 

    Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

    Annotated watercolour sketchbook-style paintings inspired by World Heritage cities and sites....More

    Karen Neale: A Fellow Traveller - A Sketchbook Journey Inspired By World Heritage Cities And Sites
    Exhibitions | Until 27th May 2015 

    Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

    Contemporary landscape drawings and paintings....More

    Open Art Surgery: Workshop (Over 4s)
    Kids Events | On 26th May 2015 

    Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

    Children can learn different painting techniques to create their own magical masterpiece....More

    Burnt By The Sun
    Theatre | Until 31st May 2015 

    Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

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    Burnt By The Sun: A Guildhall School Production
    Theatre | Until 30th May 2015 

    Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

    A historic drama set in 1936 Russia....More

    Sneak
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th July 2015 

    XOYO 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

    Guest and resident DJs supply house and techno....More

    Sneak
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 26th May 2015 

    XOYO 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

    House, techno and bass from Osca Deep & Brent Anthoney and Finchley Fred....More

     
     
     
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