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
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24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 4 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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The Rookery Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £102  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 £109  24% off
10 Godliman Street, EC4V | 6 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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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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The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 9th April to 17th August 2014
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
The first major exhibition of the work of fashion's most theatrical of designers, Jean Paul Gaultier. More than 140 pieces will be on show in the ...More
 
 
 
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King Lear
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 22nd August 2014 at 7.30pm & Saturday 23rd August 2014 at 2pm
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 23rd August 2014
Tate Modern, Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 | 13 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Coinciding with the Notting Hill Carnival, Tate Modern presents Up Hill Down Hall: An indoor carnival, a new performance commission informed by the history of the ...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
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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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Restaurants near St Bartholomew's Hospital

What are the best dining options near St Bartholomew's Hospital London?
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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
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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
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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
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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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Bleeding Heart Bistro
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1 | 6 minutes from St Bartholomew's Hospital
Set in an attractive cobbled courtyard, this candlelit bistro/wine bar is a taste of an older, more civilised world. Uniformed French waiters glide unobtrusively between tables ... 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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Alternate names and popular misspellings for St Bartholomew's Hospital

St Bartholomew's Hospital, St Bartholomews Hospital
 
 

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Fabric
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd August 2014 

Fabric 4 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

The Martinez Brothers, Ryan Elliott, Agoria & Hypercolour spins house and dance....More

Our Londinium 2012
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

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

Contemporary works and historical artefacts exploring parallels between Roman London and the modern capital, selected by young people from the ...More

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

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

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

 
Christina Broom
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

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

A selection of Christina Broom's photography, highlighting Broom's images of the military in London and kick-starting a programme of events ...More

This is me(Over 5s)
Kids Events | Until 26th August 2014 

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

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Put Yourself Into Art: Workshop (Over 5s)
Kids Events | Until 25th August 2014 

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

Create a painting based on portraits....More

Bill Viola: Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water)
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

St Paul's Cathedral 5 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

The first moving-image artwork to be installed in a British cathedral or church on a long-term basis comprises four colour ...More

Stories of Friendship, the Human Spirit in Wartime
Exhibitions | Until 29th August 2014 

Museum and Library of the Order of St John 7 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

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The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
Exhibitions | Until 17th August 2014 

Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

The first major exhibition of the work of fashion's most theatrical of designers, Jean Paul Gaultier. More than 140 pieces ...More

 
Digital Revolution
Digital Revolution
Exhibitions | Until 14th September 2014 

Barbican Centre 7 minutes walk from St Bartholomew's Hospital

The Barbican's big summer exhibition tackles the impact of digital technology in the arts since 1970 and considers how it ...More

 
 
 
 
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