Blackfriars Tube Station

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179 Queen Victoria Street, City, London EC4V 4DY†
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Closed 2nd March 2009 to 4 September 2011

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Blackfriars Tube Station
0 minutes walk
St. Paul's Tube Station
6 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Blackfriars Railway Station
0 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Snowhill NCP
8 minutes walk
Thames Exchange NCP
9 minutes walk

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Hotels near Blackfriars Tube Station

Near Blackfriars Tube Station
Crowne Plaza London The City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £72† 31% off
19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 2 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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
Grange St Paul's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £109† 38% off
10 Godliman Street, EC4V | 2 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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
Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £79† 36% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 4 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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
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Alternative Underground Stations nearest Blackfriars Tube Station

Nearest to Blackfriars Tube Station
St. Paul's Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
1 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 6 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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Mansion House Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
38 Cannon Street, City, London EC4N | 7 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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Temple Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Victoria Embankment, Holborn, London WC2R | 9 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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Travel near Blackfriars Tube Station

Near Blackfriars Tube Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 4 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
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Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a†hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ... More
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London Cycling Campaign
London > Travel > Bicycles
2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 10 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
This bunch of eco-friendly pedal-pushers want to get London moving...by bicycle! London Cycling Campaign is a charitable company set up to expound the views of those ... More
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Events near Blackfriars Tube Station

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Free Rush Hour Concert: Stravinsky
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Thursday 18th September 2014 - 6pm-7pm
St John's Church, Waterloo, Waterloo Road, SE1 | 12 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Free rush hour concert at St John's Church in Waterloo....More
Today Only
Jo Fidgen Interviews Michael Pollan: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: Wednesday 3rd September 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
London School Of Economics, Houghton Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 12 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
The influential thinker discusses his ideas on nature, culture and food....More
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A Borrowed Life
London > Events > Film Events †Dates: 29th Aug to 4th Sep 2014
BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, South Bank, SE1 | 12 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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Entertainment near Blackfriars Tube Station

Near Blackfriars Tube Station
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HMS President
London > Entertainment >
Kings Reach, Victoria Embankment, Holborn, London EC4Y | 5 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
One of the last three surviving warships of the Royal Navy built during the First World War and the first type of warship built specifically for ... More
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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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The Sam Wanamaker Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
New Globe Walk, Bankside, SE1 | 7 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
For the first time since it opened in 1997, Shakespeare's Globe has the facilities to present plays throughout the year at The Sam Wanamaker Theatre, a ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Blackfriars Tube Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Blackfriars Tube Station
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Millennium Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
River Thames, City, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
This sleek, £18.2million 325m steel footbridge designed by Sir Norman Foster spans the River Thames between St Paul's Cathedral in the City and the Tate Modern ... More
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Bankside Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
48 Hopton Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Bankside Gallery is the home of the Royal Watercolour Society and the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers - the oldest societies of their kind in the world. ... More
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St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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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Shopping near Blackfriars Tube Station

The best shops and markets near Blackfriars Tube Station
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Oxo Tower and Gabriel's Wharf
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
As you stare across the river at this bustling, stylish, multi-faceted venue, it’s hard to believe that this riverside warehouse was once a reprocessing plant for ... More
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The Natural Kitchen
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
15-17 New Street Square, Fetter Lane, City, London EC4A | 7 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Organic, wild and artisan food is supplied by the likes of the River Cottage at this food emporium which, is the second Natural Kitchen to open ... More
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Ted Baker & Friends
London > Shopping > Clothing
120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 8 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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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Restaurants near Blackfriars Tube Station

What are the best dining options near Blackfriars Tube Station London?
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Chinese Cricket Club
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 2 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Chinese Cuisine... More
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
101 New Bridge Street, City, London EC4V | 3 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
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The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, EC4V | 3 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Gastropub... More
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Education near Blackfriars Tube Station

Near Blackfriars Tube Station
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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 11 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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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The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 17 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 18 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
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Leisure near Blackfriars Tube Station

Blackfriars Tube Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 2 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 9 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 9 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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 Blackfriars Tube Station

The best pubs near London Blackfriars Tube Station.
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The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, EC4V | 3 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Gastropub... More
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Hilliard
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
26A Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 3 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
... More
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The Tipperary
London > Nightlife > Pubs
66 Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 4 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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 Blackfriars Tube Station

Blackfriars Tube Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Galadari
London > Nightlife > Bars
Crowne Plaza London - The City Hotel, 19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 2 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Samuel Pepys
London > Nightlife >
Stew Lane, High Timber Street, City, London EC4V | 6 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
... More
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Oxo Tower Bar & Brasserie
London > Nightlife > Bars
Oxo Tower Wharf, Barge House Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Boasting one of the best views in town, the Oxo Tower Bar is perfect for combining a spot of leisurely (if static) sightseeing with some classy ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Blackfriars Tube Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Blackfriars Tube Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Mermaid
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Mermaid, Puddledock, City, London EC4V | 1 minute from Blackfriars Tube Station
The self-proclaimed best kept events secret in the City, the newly refurbished Mermaid events and conference centre in Blackfriars boasts a 600-seat theatre-style auditorium and numerous ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
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Middle Temple Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Plowden Buildings Middle Temple Lane, Holborn, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Middle Temple Hall, completed in 1574, is late-Gothic in style. Its attractions are a rare double-hammer beam roof, an intricately carved screen (which, although heavily damaged ... More

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Malevich: Revolutionary of Russian Art
Malevich: Revolutionary of Russian Art
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2014 

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

A major retrospective of Kazimir Malevich, leading pioneer of abstract art in Russia whose work was banned in the Soviet ...More

 
Robert Mapplethorpe
Robert Mapplethorpe
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2014 

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

Photographs and self-portraits by the avant-garde American artist Robert Mapplethorpe are the subject of a free display at Tate Modern, ...More

 
Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs
Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014 

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

In this exhibition of the work of Henri Matisse (1869-1954), Tate Modern ignores the artist's famous colourist paintings to focus ...More

 
Romeo And Juliet
Theatre | Until 7th September 2014 

Temple Church 7 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

William Shakespeare's family tragedy set during a very hot summer in Verona, is directed by Ben Horslen and John Risebero....More

The Comedy of Errors
Theatre | Until 12th October 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 7 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

Talented young director Blanche McIntyre (responsible for The Seagull, and Ciphers) brings a new production of The Comedy of Errors ...More

Punishment Without Revenge
Theatre | Until 6th September 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 7 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

They appeared on the Shakespeare's Globe stage in 2012 as part of the Globe to Globe festival, now, two years ...More

Julius Caesar
Julius Caesar
Theatre | Until 11th October 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 7 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

Shakespeare's Globe artistic director Dominic Dromgoole directs this new staging of Julius Caesar set in Rome with Renaissance costumes. The ...More

 
Krug & Krustacean
Krug & Krustacean
Foodie Events | Until 7th September 2014 

The Riverside Walkway 8 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

Get a taste for Scandinavia this September at Krug and Krustacean, a pop-up from the creators of Burger and Lobster ...More

 
Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ...More

 
Great Britain
Great Britain
Theatre | Until 20th September 2014 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 11 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

Richard Bean, best known for farcical hit 'One Man, Two Guvnors', has penned Great Britain, a topical drama about the ...More

 
 
 
 
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