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.

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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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Hotels near St Luke's

Near St Luke's
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £55† 30% 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 Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £60† 38% 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
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £47† 40% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 9 minutes from St Luke's
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Sights and Attractions near St Luke's

The best museums, galleries, attractions near St Luke's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Eat Chic Valentine's Day Chocolate Pop-Up @ Old Street Station
London > Events > Leisure †Dates: 27th Jan to 1st Feb 2015 - 8am-7pm
Old Street Station, Old Street, EC1Y | 5 minutes from St Luke's
Eat chic puts a modern twist on the chocolate peanut butter cup and is popping up in Old Street Station just in time for Valentine's Day. ...More
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Movimento Afterhours
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife †Dates: Monday 2nd February 2015 - 2.30am-9am
Club Aquarium, 256-260 Old Street, EC1V | 7 minutes from St Luke's
Weg spins all shades of house and techno, with support from Francesco Poggi and CASSIMM....More
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SHHHH
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: Sunday 1st February 2015 - 11am-5pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from St Luke's
An all-day celebration of music and art....More
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Entertainment near St Luke's

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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Restaurants near St Luke's

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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thai Thai
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
110 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from St Luke's
... More
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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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Education near St Luke's

Near St Luke's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Leisure near St Luke's

St Luke's gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Pubs near St Luke's

The best pubs near London St Luke's.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Hat & Feathers
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from St Luke's
... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Nightlife near St Luke's

St Luke's clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from St Luke's
... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Meeting venue hire near St Luke's

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near St Luke's.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from St Luke's
... More

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The Nightjar Bar 6 minutes walk from St Luke's

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McQueen 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

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London Symphony Orchestra
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

David Afkham conducts the orchestra with pianist Nicholas Angelich through Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 3 and Brahms' Symphony No 2....More

SHHHH
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Luke's

An all-day celebration of music and art....More

All Twerk and No Play
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The Book Club 10 minutes walk from St Luke's

All Twerk And No Play is half-dance class/half-bashment social....More

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Sporting Events | Until 15th February 2015 

The Book Club 10 minutes walk from St Luke's

All Twerk And No Play is half-dance class/half-bashment social, our very own 'Queen of Bounce', Scarlett O'Hora, teaching you how ...More

WetYourSelf! 8th Birthday
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 1st February 2015 

Fabric 11 minutes walk from St Luke's

DJs Marc Houle, Jacob Husley, Peter Pixzel and Cormac supply house and techno....More

Calçotada Festival Comes To Morito
Leisure | Until 22nd February 2015 

Morito 12 minutes walk from St Luke's

Morito, one of London's most innovative tapas restaurants, is continuing the festive spirit into the New Year by celebrating Catalonia's ...More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | Until 15th February 2015 

Camden Head 16 minutes walk from St Luke's

New act and material night featuring guest performers....More

Nipsey Hussle
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

O2 Academy Islington 16 minutes walk from St Luke's

The DJ/producer plays electronic dance music....More

 

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