St Andrew's Church

 
 
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5 St Andrew Street, City, Holborn, London EC4A 3AB 
 
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St Andrew's ChurchLarge parish church near the Holborn viaduct whose distinctive white marble tower stands tall, presiding over the busy crossroads and opposite the huge glass façade of the Sainsbury's headquarters. The tower and exterior walls survived the London Blitz during WWII but the church was restored "stone for stone and brick for brick" to Sir Christopher Wren's original designs. Surrounded by offices, the Grade 1 listed St Andrew now serves the local working rather than resident community. Thomas Coram, founder of the Foundling' Hospital, is buried here while the church's organ was often played by Handel during his years in London.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Chancery Lane Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Farringdon Rail
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Snowhill NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Saffron Hill NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Apex Temple Court Hotel
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1-2 Serjeant's Inn, EC4Y | 5 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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The Rookery Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £96  35% off
Peters Lane, EC1M | 6 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  24% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 6 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Temple Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Fleet Street, Holborn, London EC4Y | 6 minutes from St Andrew's Church
Temple Church sits within the Inner Temple of the Inns of Court, and was originally consecrated in 1185 as the spiritual and actual home of the ... More
 
 
 
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St Bartholomew the Great
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 6 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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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Inns of Court and Royal Courts of Justice
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Strand, Holborn, London WC2A | 7 minutes from St Andrew's Church
A stunning example of Gothic architecture, London's Inns of Court date back to before the 14th century. It is here that barristers train and traditionally practice. ... More
 
 
 
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Museum and Library of the Order of St John
London > Attractions > Museums
St. Johns Gate, 26 St. John's Lane, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from St Andrew's Church
This 16th century gatehouse was formerly the southern entrance to the Priory of the Medieval Order of St John and contains furniture, painting, silver, coins and ... More
 
 
 
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Hunterian Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A | 8 minutes from St Andrew's Church
The Hunterian Museum within the Royal College of Surgeons boasts a host of enlightening, permanent and temporary, galleries and exhibitions. Housed in the college, the Hunterian ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London
London > Attractions > Museums
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 8 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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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A Book That Touches: Workshop
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Thursday 17th and Friday 18th April 2014 at 12.30pm-2pm and 2.30pm-4pm
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, EC2Y | 8 minutes from St Andrew's Church
Create a book you can feel, hear, smell and see....More
 
 
 
Mummenschanz: Musicians Of Silence
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 19th to 27th July 2014
Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 10 minutes from St Andrew's Church
Inspiring and captivating illusions using colourful masks, incredible props and skillful sleight of hand, producing a magical world of possibilities, all without uttering a word. See ...More
 
 
 
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd May 2013 to 30th May 2015
Theatre Royal Drury Lane, Catherine Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 13 minutes from St Andrew's Church
Nominated for a staggering seven Oliviers in this year's Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory tells the heart-warming tale of Charlie ...More
 
 
 
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Volupte Lounge
London > Entertainment > Theatres
9 Norwich Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 3 minutes from St Andrew's Church
Quirky, alternative cabaret club. From cream teas to secret organic cocktails, cabaret and comedy, Kuki La-Belle and Delores von Cotier’s cheeky club combines the naughty with the ... More
 
 
 
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The Funny Side of Covent Garden (Upstairs at The George)
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
213 Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | 8 minutes from St Andrew's Church
The Funny Side comedy group runs comedy clubs in three locations in London, including the flagship Covent Garden venue above The George pub which puts on ... More
 
 
 
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Peacock Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Portugal Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 10 minutes from St Andrew's Church
This theatre is a major force on the national and international dance scene, with an innovative programme from Sadler's Wells that is keeping London's finger ... More
 
 
 
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Nicholas James
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16-18 Hatton Garden, Holborn, London EC1N | 3 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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The Natural Kitchen
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
15-17 New Street Square, Fetter Lane, City, London EC4A | 3 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Smithfield Market
London > Shopping > Markets
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Vivat Bacchus
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
47 Farringdon Street, Holborn, , Clerkenwell, London EC4A | 1 minute from St Andrew's Church
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Caffe Nero
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Athene Place, Shoe Lane, City, London EC4A | 2 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
11 Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 4 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 10 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 11 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 3 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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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My Chocolate Workshops
London > Leisure > Activities
Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwin Gardens, Holborn, London EC1N | 5 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Ye Old Mitre Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Ely Place, Holborn, London EC1N | 2 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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The White Swan
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
108 Fetter Lane, Holborn, London EC4A | 3 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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The Castle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
26 Furnival Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 3 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Bounce
London > Nightlife > Bars
121 Holborn, EC1N | 2 minutes from St Andrew's Church
Paddles at the ready! Europe's first social ping-pong club has arrived in London and, quite brilliantly, is built in the exact spot that table tennis was ... More
 
 
 
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Bleeding Heart Bistro
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1 | 3 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Bleeding Heart Tavern
London > Nightlife > Bars
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 3 minutes from St Andrew's Church
As the less formal sister of the Bleeding Heart Restaurant, the Tavern has kept the brand's warm welcome, slick service and top nosh intact while presenting ... More
 
 
 
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Bleeding Heart Yard
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Farringdon, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 3 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Haberdashers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 4 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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The Rookery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peter's Lane, Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 6 minutes from St Andrew's Church
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Fabriclive
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 18th April 2014 

Fabric 4 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

Jack Beats, Zed Bias, Curses, AC Slater, Loadstar, Metrik, Culture Shock, Dimension, Etherwood, Frankee, Macpherson, MC Dynamite, AD, Felon, Sinjin ...More

The Funny Side...Of Covent Garden
Comedy | On 18th April 2014 

The Funny Side of Covent Garden (Upstairs at The George) 8 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

Sketch comedy from Stephen Harvey, Gareth Kane and Marcus Garvey as Kneel Before Zod....More

Globe To Globe: Hamlet
Theatre | Until 20th April 2014 

Middle Temple Hall 8 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

Hamlet is charged to avenge the murder of his father, in Shakespeare's political tragedy. A pared-down version, directed by Dominic ...More

The Cheapside Hoard: London's Lost Jewels
The Cheapside Hoard: London's Lost Jewels
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2014 

Museum of London 8 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

In this major exhibition the Museum of London will use new research and state-of-the-art technology to showcase the insights that ...More

 
The Little Horse Bus (Ages 3-8)
Kids Events | Until 19th April 2014 

Museum of London 8 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

An interactive story taking you on a journey of this classic children's book....More

Easter Eggstravaganza (Over 6s)
Kids Events | On 18th April 2014 

Two Temple Place 9 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

Create Easter-themed crafts....More

Friday Night
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th May 2014 

Yager Bar 10 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

Resident DJs spin 1990s pop and dance....More

The Gallery Boat Party
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 18th April 2014 

Temple Pier 10 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

Trance, house and techno from Aly & Fila and Richard Durand....More

Retro Feva
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th May 2014 

Walkabout Temple 10 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

DJ Wedgee plays pop, disco and electro from the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and 2000s....More

Britten Sinfonia/Britten Sinfonia Voices
Concerts | On 18th April 2014 

Barbican Centre 11 minutes walk from St Andrew's Church

The ensemble performs Bach's St John Passion, featuring soprano Julia Doyle, countertenor Iestyn Davies, tenor Jeremy Budd and bass Matthew ...More

 
 
 
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