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

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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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What's on in London 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

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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† 42% 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 £99† 30% 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 £69† 32% 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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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

Near Blackfriars Tube Station
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Henry IV (Part II)
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 13 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Henry IV (Part I)
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 29th November 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 13 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vincent Simone & Flavia Cacace: Dance 'til Dawn
London > Events > Dance †Dates: 23rd October 2014 to 3rd January 2015
Aldwych Theatre, Aldwych, WC2B | 13 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Strictly Come Dancing professionals Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace bring the romance of the Golden Age of Hollywood in Dance 'til Dawn, a show with stunning ...More
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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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Curzon Mondrian
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
20 Upper Ground, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Situated within Mondrian London, Curzon Mondrian is a 56-seat cinema run by the independent cinema company from Friday evenings through to Sunday. Screenings include new releases, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Agua Bathhouse and Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Bathhouse and Spa within Mondrian London at Sea Containers. Bringing ... 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
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Pubs near Blackfriars Tube Station

The best pubs near London Blackfriars Tube Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Dandelyan
London > Nightlife > Bars
Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackfriars Tube Station
A sumptuous, Art Deco-inspired interior designed by Tom Dixon and views over the South Bank, Dandelyan is no unwanted weed. Instead it's a cut above your ... 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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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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Choral Evensong
Kids Events | On 21st December 2014 

St Paul's Cathedral 5 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

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St Paul's Christmas Carols & Services
St Paul's Christmas Carols & Services
Seasonal | Until 24th December 2014 

St Paul's Cathedral 5 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

Few places are better for traditional Christmas services and carols than St Paul's, the spiritual home of Great Britain. To ...More

 
Sonia Delaunay
Sonia Delaunay
Exhibitions | Until 9th August 2015 

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

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 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

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

 
Richard Tuttle: Commission
Exhibitions | Until 6th April 2015 

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

A newly commissioned fabric sculpture by American sculptor and poet Richard Tuttle fills Tate Modern's vast Turbine Hall from 14th ...More

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

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

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

 
Christmas Market at Tate Modern
Christmas Market at Tate Modern
Shopping | Until 24th December 2014 

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

After six years on the South Bank, the German Christmas Market has moved to Bankside, just outside Tate Modern, for ...More

 
Dazzle@Oxo
Dazzle@Oxo
Exhibitions | Until 11th January 2015 

The gallery@oxo 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

If you're looking for something special and sparkly this Christmas, you might want to take a trip to the annual ...More

 
Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales For Young And Old (Over 8s)
Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales For Young And Old (Over 8s)
Theatre | Until 15th February 2015 

Bargehouse 6 minutes walk from Blackfriars Tube Station

Philip Wilson directs this immersive fairytale adapted from Philip Pullman's reimaginings of the Brothers Grimm, which shepherds the audience through ...More

 
Winter's Tales: Anton Chekhov
Theatre | On 21st December 2014 

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

Classic Chekhov stories, including The Lady with The Little Dog, performed by Penelope Wilton....More

 

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Smoked salmon is the traditional Christmas fish,†popular not just for its flavour, but for the ease of preparation, and the ...More

 
Meltdown Festival
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Southbank Centre

Southbank Centre's annual Meltdown festival has been running since 1993 and each year invites a different cultural figure to act ...More

 
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
Concerts | On 10th March 2015 

The O2 Arena

The former Oasis songwriter and co-frontman, Noel Gallagher, will be dropping by the O2 Arena this March with his latest ...More

 
London's Chinese New Year
London's Chinese New Year
Seasonal | On 22nd February 2015 

Trafalgar Square

Chinese New Year in London is one of the most spectacular in the West with over ...More

 
The Eve of the New Year at Mr Fogg's
The Eve of the New Year at Mr Fogg's
Seasonal | On 31st December 2014 

Mr Fogg's

Inviting Londoners to take a trip back in time rather than forward this New Year, Mr Fogg's is hosting a ...More

 
Andrew McMahon
Andrew McMahon
Concerts | On 28th February 2015 

Islington Assembly Hall

Former Something Corporate and Jack's Mannequin frontman Andrew McMahon will be taking his eponymously titled album 'Andrew McMahon in the ...More

 
The Tommy Tucker
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Opened January 2015 

Award-winning chef Claude Compton, together with Jim Morris and George McCabe - the team behind critically acclaimed neighbourhood restaurant Claude's ...More

 
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Guests staying at the tech-savvy flagship hub by Premier Inn Covent Garden can use the hotel's app to check availability ...More

 
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A firm favourite on London's ever-growing burger scene, Honest Burgers now has an outlet in Liverpool Street, open from late ...More

 
 
 
 
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