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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.


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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 £47† 21% 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
The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £195† 34% off
49-50 St John's Square, EC1V | 8 minutes from St Luke's
Located nearby to trendy neighbourbood Farringdon, The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell has been affectionately named the Great Aunt of the original Zetter Hotel. Within the Georgian townhouse, ... More
The Zetter Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £125† 33% off
St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 9 minutes from St Luke's
Found in the trendy neighbourhood of Clerkenwell, The Zetter Hotel provides stylish boutique accommodation within a converted Victorian warehouse. With 59 rooms, each individually designed and ... 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, Clerkenwell, London 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, Islington, London 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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The best museums, galleries, attractions near St Luke's
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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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Melos Sinfonia: Written On Skin
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Friday 20th October 2017 - 7.30pm
St Luke's, 161 Old Street, EC1V | Same location as St Luke's
A concert staging of George Benjamin's landmark opera, directed by Jack Furness and starring Lauren Fagan as Agnes, Ross Ramgobin as the Protector. Conducted by Oliver ...More
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In Our Time
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 19th October, 26th October and 2nd November 2017 - 11.30am-4pm
St Luke's, 63 Gee Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from St Luke's
Exhibitions & Art, Photography....More
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BIG NOW/Pippa Evans Presents
London > Events > Comedy †Dates: Friday 27th October 2017 - 8pm-11pm
St Luke's, 2 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 8 minutes from St Luke's
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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 The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from St Luke's
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 St Luke's

The best shops and markets near St Luke's
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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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Momosan Shop
London > Shopping > Art and Design
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 8 minutes from St Luke's
Momosan Shop offers objects selected by Momoko Mizutani whose upbringing and experiences in Japan and the UK influence the selection of goods and events ... More
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Tokyobike Shoreditch
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 8 minutes from St Luke's
Hip, independent bike company founded in 2002 in the quiet Tokyo suburb of Yanaka, Tokyobike made its way to ... More
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Thai Thai
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
110 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from St Luke's
... More
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Timberyard, Old Street
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
61-67 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London 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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St Luke's gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London 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, Clerkenwell, London 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
... More
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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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St Luke's clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from St Luke's
... More
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Good & Proper Tea Shoreditch
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Bower, EC1V | 4 minutes from St Luke's
Good & Proper Tea are on a mission to change the way people think about and drink the humble cuppa. Having driven their crowd-funded mobile ... More
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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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London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | Same location as St Luke's
... More
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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
... More

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In Our Time
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2017 

Magnum Photos 2 minutes walk from St Luke's

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Parasolstice - Winter Light 2017: Robert Montgomery
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Parasol Unit 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

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John Akomfrah: Purple
Exhibitions | Until 7th January 2018 

Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

British artist and filmmaker John Akomfrah presents his ambitious new installation, Purple. Being displayed at the Barbican Centre, the six-channel ...More

Basquiat: Boom for Real
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Exhibitions | Until 28th January 2018 

Barbican Art Gallery 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

This September, the Barbican hosts the first large-scale exhibition in the UK on late American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. Basquiat: Boom ...More

 
London Symphony Orchestra
Concerts | Until 19th October 2017 

Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

Bernard Haitink conducts Thomas Ades's Three Studies from Couperin, Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto and Brahms's Symphony No 2, with violinist Veronika ...More

SpectraSoul Album Launch
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th October 2017 

XOYO 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

The production duo, comprising Jack Stevens and David Kennett, launch their new album with a drum'n'bass set....More

T.N.D.
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th November 2017 

Club Aquarium 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

Francesco Poggi and CASSIMM spin house and techno with weekly guests....More

Midweek Marauders
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 21st December 2017 

The Book Club 10 minutes walk from St Luke's

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The City Is Ours
The City Is Ours
Exhibitions | Until 2nd January 2018 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from St Luke's

More than half the world's population live in urban areas and that percentage is even higher in more developed countries. ...More

 
The City Is Ours Lunchtime Sessions: Citizen Sense Dustbox
Tours | On 19th October 2017 

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