St Bartholomew's Hospital

 
 
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St. Bartholomews Hospital West Smithfield, City, London EC1A 7BE 
 
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St Bartholomew's Hospital, commonly known as St Barts, is Britain's oldest hospital having been founded nearly four centuries ago in 1123. Located close to Smithfield Market and The City, it serves a diverse patient demographic. One of the most important treasures of the hospital is the agreement between Henry VIII and the City of London which refounded the hospital in the 16th century and can be seen at the hospital's museum. Henry's signature is visible in the top left-hand corner of the document alongside his royal seal.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
St. Paul's Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Barbican Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Smithfield Central Market NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Snowhill NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  34% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 4 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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
 
 
 
The Rookery Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £120  37% off
Peters Lane, EC1M | 5 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Filled with old fashioned touches like wood panelling, old paintings, stone flagged floors, claw foot baths and open fires, The Rookery has plenty of character. And ... More
 
 
 
Grange St Paul's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  38% off
10 Godliman Street, EC4V | 6 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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
 
 
 
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Alternative Hospitals nearest St Bartholomew's Hospital

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Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Trust
London > Useful Numbers > Hospitals
City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
London > Useful Numbers > Hospitals
Great Ormond Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 17 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
The first hospital in the world to provide in-patient beds for sick children, Great Ormond Street is still going strong after more than 150 years. What ... More
 
 
 
Royal London Homeopathic Hospital NHS Trust
London > Useful Numbers > Hospitals
Great Ormond Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 18 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 26th December 2014 - 10pm-7am
Fabric, 77a Charterhouse Street, EC1M | 4 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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Henry IV (Part II)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 7 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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
 
 
 
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Henry IV (Part I)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 29th November 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 7 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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
 
 
 
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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 Bartholomew's Hospital
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 Bartholomew's Hospital
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Sights and Attractions near St Bartholomew's Hospital

The best museums, galleries, attractions near St Bartholomew's Hospital
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St Bartholomew the Great
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 3 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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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Museum of London
London > Attractions > Museums
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Experience the real flavour of London life from the prehistoric to present day when you visit the Museum of London, a modern ... More
 
 
 
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St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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 St Bartholomew's Hospital

The best shops and markets near St Bartholomew's Hospital
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Smithfield Market
London > Shopping > Markets
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 3 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
For tenants of Smithfield Market getting up in the dark is the nothing out of the ordinary; with the market opening at 4am these hard working folk start ... More
 
 
 
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Farm Collective
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 4 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Its location opposite Smithfield Market is a very appropriate spot for the Farm Collective to set up shop. Working with select farmers and small producers, this outlet ... More
 
 
 
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Nicholas James
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16-18 Hatton Garden, Holborn, London EC1N | 6 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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Caffe Nero
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
118/119 Newgate Street, City, London EC1A | 1 minute from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Nero is probably the best of the Capital’s coffee shop chains. Offers a wide range of authentic Italian coffee in a pleasant relaxed environment. Snacks include ... More
 
 
 
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Ribon
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
6 Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Japanese cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Carluccio's
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
12 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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Education near St Bartholomew's Hospital

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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 8 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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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London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 12 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 3 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 8 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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The Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 3 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
 
 
 
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The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, EC4V | 5 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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Fox & Anchor
London > Nightlife > Pubs
115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
 
 
 
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Fabric
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
77a Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 4 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Built on the site of a Victorian meat cellar, Fabric continues to boast the most sensational line-ups in the capital. Its global reputation is founded on ... More
 
 
 
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Vinoteca
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
7 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 4 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Wine bars in the UK were given a bad name in the 1980s but places like this show us how it should be done. Both the ... More
 
 
 
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The Longroom
London > Nightlife > Bars
18-20 St. John Street, EC1M | 5 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Situated in the heart of Clerkenwell, next door to St John and Smithfield Market, The Longroom specialises in craft beers, salt beef and gourmet sandwiches. Described ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near St Bartholomew's Hospital

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near St Bartholomew's Hospital.
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Haberdashers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Opened by the Queen in 2002 and designed by Sir Michael Hopkins and Partners Haberdashers' Hall was the first new livery hall in the Square Mile ... More
 
 
 
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Butchers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
87 Bartholomew Close, Barbican, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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The Rookery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peter's Lane, Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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Fabriclive: Rinse FM Boxing Day
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 26th December 2014 

Fabric 4 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

House music courtesy of guest DJs including Waze & Odyssey, Chris Lorenzo, Paleman, Tom Shorterz, P Money, Newham Generals, Plastician, ...More

A Bear Called Paddington
A Bear Called Paddington
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Museum of London 4 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

A well-timed exhibition as the much-loved, well-mannered bear gets set for his big-screen debut, A Bear Called Paddington is a ...More

 
The Paddington Trail
The Paddington Trail
Exhibitions | Until 30th December 2014 

Museum of London 4 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

Can you spot Paddington Bear? There are 50 statues of the inquisitive Peruvian bear, made famous by the books of ...More

 
Sherlock Holmes
Sherlock Holmes
Exhibitions | Until 12th April 2015 

Museum of London 4 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

Likely to be one of 2014's most popular exhibitions, Sherlock Holmes at the Museum of London will be the largest ...More

 
Lodge d'Argent
Lodge d'Argent
Foodie Events | Until 28th February 2015 

Coq d'Argent 10 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

No ski lift required to get to Lodge d'Argent, a traditional French chalet-inspired space on the skyscraper terrace ...More

 
The First World War and the Bank of England
The First World War and the Bank of England
Exhibitions | Until 1st April 2015 

Bank of England Museum 10 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

The First World War and the Bank of England, taking place at the Bank of England Museum, looks at the ...More

 
The Knight of the Burning Pestle
The Knight of the Burning Pestle
Theatre | Until 11th January 2015 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 12 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

The Jacobean comedy written by Francis Beaumont, The Knight of the Burning Pestle, an uproarious play about a grocer and ...More

 
Sonia Delaunay
Sonia Delaunay
Exhibitions | Until 9th August 2015 

Tate Modern 13 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

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 13 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

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

 
War, Art And Surgery
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2015 

Hunterian Museum 13 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

This exhibition of War, Art And Surgery at the Hunterian Museum - part of the First World War centenary commemorations ...More

 

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