St. James's

 
 
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197 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J 9LL
 
 
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Attractive Christopher Wren designed church with a regularly changing programme of classical music from the London Festival Orchestra including appearances from the London Festival Orchestra.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Green Park Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Burlington Car Park
 
4 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Masterpark
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Changing the Guard

St James's Palace The Mall, SW1 Part of the Old Guard marches from St James Palace to Buckingham Palace at 11.15am and returns at 12.05pm. Please note...

 
 
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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    Cafe Royal Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £229  28% off
    68 Regent Street, W1B | 1 minute from St. James's
    Café Royal is a 160-bedroom 5-star luxury hotel on Regent Street, in London's city centre overlooking Piccadilly Circus. The hotel has conference facilities, a cafe, bar ... More
     
     
     
    Cavendish London Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £113  24% off
    81 Jermyn Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes from St. James's
    Situated on prestigious Jermyn Street, in the heart of Piccadilly, the 4 star deluxe Cavendish Hotel is perfectly located for London's theatres, shops and arts. It ... More
     
     
     
    Every Hotel Piccadilly
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £103  24% off
    Coventry Street, W1D | 5 minutes from St. James's
    Located right next to Leicester Square, in the heart of London's West End, the Every Hotel Piccadilly is the perfect hotel for those wanting to enjoy ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Wigmore Hall
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    36 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 14 minutes from St. James's
    Built by the Bechstein piano company in 1901, this grandiose concert hall is regarded by many as London's best venue for chamber and solo performances. Wigmore ... More
     
     
     
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    Southbank Centre: Purcell Room
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 17 minutes from St. James's
    Housed in the same modernist block as the Royal Festival Hall and sandwiched between it and the Hayward Gallery, the Purcell Room has a 372-seat auditorium, ... More
     
     
     
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    Westminster Cathedral
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    42 Francis Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 18 minutes from St. James's
    Neo-Byzantine Roman Catholic church. London’s only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and principal Roman Catholic Church, offers a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet into the sky. While ... More
     
     
     
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    Criterion Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1V | 3 minutes from St. James's
    The tiny entrance of the Criterion Theatre is almost invisible among the massive advertisements, traffic and crowds of Piccadilly Circus. To ignore it, however, is to ... More
     
     
     
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    Comedy Store
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    1a Oxendon Street, Soho, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from St. James's
    The Comedy Store is the spiritual home of stand-up in the UK. Despite being the best large comedy venue in the country, the Store still succeeds ... More
     
     
     
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    Prince of Wales Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Coventry Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from St. James's
    Theatres have stood on this spot since 1884, perfectly placed to draw the attention of the great crowds moving between Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square. The ... More
     
     
     
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    The Ruling Class
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th January to 11th April 2015
    Trafalgar Studios, 14 Whitehall, SW1A | 8 minutes from St. James's
    Atonement actor James McAvoy who played a highly acclaimed Macbeth in an all-Scottish production here two years ago, returns to Jamie Lloyd's Traf Transformed season at ...More
     
     
     
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    Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 9 minutes from St. James's
    Emma Thompson returns to the London stage for the first time in 25 years to play Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...More
     
     
     
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    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
    Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 11 minutes from St. James's
    Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
     
     
     
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    Hauser & Wirth (Piccadilly)
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    196A Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 1 minute from St. James's
    Art-dealer, gallery-owner and collector Iwan Wirth was recently voted one of the ten most powerful people in the art world. Hauser & Wirth London opened at ... More
     
     
     
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    White Cube Mason's Yard
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    25-26 Mason's Yard, Off Duke Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from St. James's
    In 2000, Jay Jopling's pioneering White Cube gallery - the spiritual home of the Young British Artists - upped sticks from its original home in St ... More
     
     
     
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    Bowman Sculpture
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    6 Duke Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes from St. James's
    Bowman Sculpture in St James's is a presitgious gallery where art collectors with deep pockets can get their hands on an original Rodin. Specialising in 19th ... More
     
     
     
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    Waterstone's - Piccadilly
    London > Shopping > Books
    203-206 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 1 minute from St. James's
    The biggest bookshop in Europe, Waterstone's - Piccadilly boasts a huge floorspace formerly occupied by Simpson's - the iconic menswear department store. This five-floor flagship store ... More
     
     
     
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    T.M. Lewin
    London > Shopping > Menswear
    103-108 Jermyn Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from St. James's
    T.M.Lewin was established in 1898 in Jermyn Street by Thomas Mayes Lewin and nearly 100 years ago he became one of the first tailors to come ... More
     
     
     
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    Paxton & Whitfield
    London > Shopping > Delicatessens
    93 Jermyn Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from St. James's
    Specialising in French and English artisan cheeses, this historic venue served as cheesemonger to HM Queen Victoria. Pick up a selection of finest quality cheeses and ... More
     
     
     
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    Caffe Nero
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    35 Jermyn Street, St James's, London W1J | Same location as St. James's
    One of the most attractive branches of the popular cafe chain, set next to St James's Piccadilly.... More
     
     
     
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    Fortnum & Mason: The Parlour
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    181 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1A | 1 minute from St. James's
    How simply delicious. A 1950s ice cream parlour in one of London's oldest department stores. Done up in candy pink and white stripes, you can sit ... More
     
     
     
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    Fortnum & Mason: Fountain Restaurant
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    181 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1A | 1 minute from St. James's
    The Royal Family's favourite food hall has undergone what can only be described as a sympathetic refurbishment - by which I mean it's retained every ounce ... More
     
     
     
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    Cookery School
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 12 minutes from St. James's
    Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
     
     
     
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    L'Atelier des Chefs
    London > Education > Adult Education
    19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 13 minutes from St. James's
    Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
     
     
     
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 14 minutes from St. James's
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
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    Catalyst Health and Fitness Ltd
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    30 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from St. James's
    Catalyst personal trainers are among the best in London. Get fit without doing yourself an injury, lose weight with a specially devised programme or build your ... More
     
     
     
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    Urban Golf Soho
    London > Leisure > Golf
    33 Great Pulteney Street, Soho, London W1F | 4 minutes from St. James's
    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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    So SPA Sofitel St James
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    6 Waterloo Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from St. James's
    Opened in July 2009, So SPA by Sofitel is a stunning relaxation space - all marble and modern design - housed within the Sofitel St James ... More
     
     
     
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    The Reform Club
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    104 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from St. James's
    Located in the heart of London's traditional Clubland in Pall Mall, The Reform Club was founded in 1836 and was membership was initially restricted to those who ... More
     
     
     
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    Waxy O'Connor's
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from St. James's
    Located where it is, Waxy's is fairly predictable. It's busy, it's Irish and it's got a fair smattering of tourists, but it also has that certain ... More
     
     
     
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    Waxy's Little Sister
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    20 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1D | 5 minutes from St. James's
    If you're not up for the hectic atmosphere of Waxy O'Connors it might be worth slipping across the street to her infinitely more tranquil Little Sister. ... More
     
     
     
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    Fortnum & Mason: 1707 Wine Bar
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    181 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1A | 1 minute from St. James's
    The Fortnum's wine bar has had a makeover as part of the store's refurbishment in 2007, three hundred years after this grand old department store first ... More
     
     
     
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    Longitude 0°8
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Le Meridien Piccadilly, 21 Piccadilly, W1J | 1 minute from St. James's
    The Le Meridien hotel's in-house bar, Longitude 0Ā°8, is a stylish destination that uses music and lighting to offer a unique experience dependant on whether you ... More
     
     
     
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    Bar Rumba
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    36 Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from St. James's
    Located nearby to Leicester Square, Bar Rumba is a lively bar that's ideal for late-night partying in the West End. Having moved away from its urban ... More
     
     
     
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    Royal Academy of Arts
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Burlington House, Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from St. James's
    Lord Burlington's spectacular London palace is home to the Royal Academy of Arts, a set of galleries that houses the country's premier art school and a ... More
     
     
     
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    Dover Street Restaurant and Bar
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    8-10 Dover Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1S | 4 minutes from St. James's
    This long established night spot in Mayfair's Dover Street has been providing Londoners with a sophisticated setting to enjoy food, drink and live entertainment for 30 ... More
     
     
     
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    Haymarket Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    1 Suffolk Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from St. James's
    A hip designer hotel by Tim and Kit Kemp in a grand building on the prestigious Haymarket, the broad boulevard street making for an impressive entrance. ... More
     
     
     
     

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    European Union Chamber Orchestra Lucia Micallef
    Concerts | On 4th March 2015 

    St James's Church Piccadilly

    Brian Schembri conducts Bach's Keyboard Concertos In F Minor And D Minor, Holst's St Paul's Suite and Haydn's Symphony No ...More

    Free Lunchtime Concert: Hao Zi Yoh
    Concerts | On 4th March 2015 

    St James's Church Piccadilly

    The Malaysian pianist performs Haydn's Fantasy and Schumann's Kinderszenen....More

    Marlene Dumas/Juan MuƱoz: Drawings
    Exhibitions | Until 17th April 2015 

    Frith Street Gallery 3 minutes walk from St. James's

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    Comedy Store Players
    Comedy | On 4th March 2015 

    Comedy Store 4 minutes walk from St. James's

    Improvisational humour from Josie Lawrence, Andy Smart, Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch, Neil Mullarkey and Steve Steen....More

    Cocktails, Mixology and Socialising!
    Leisure | On 4th March 2015 

    Mahiki 4 minutes walk from St. James's

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    Beatnik
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th March 2015 

    W London-Leicester Square Hotel 5 minutes walk from St. James's

    DJ Nikki Beatnik, Statis Beatnik and Royston spin hip-hop, house and garage....More

    John Tyndall: In The Sky, Not Under It
    Exhibitions | On 4th March 2015 

    Royal Institution of Great Britain 5 minutes walk from St. James's

    Ri historian Frank James hosts talks on John Tyndall's early life, his relationship with the Ri and the future of ...More

    Viviane Sassen: Talk
    Exhibitions | On 4th March 2015 

    Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 6 minutes walk from St. James's

    An informative talk....More

    Where Theory Belongs: Catharine Rossi: Lecture
    Exhibitions | On 4th March 2015 

    Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 6 minutes walk from St. James's

    A series of 10 lectures programmed and chaired by Dr. Stephen Wilson....More

    Dom Pipkin And The Ikos
    Concerts | On 4th March 2015 

    Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar 6 minutes walk from St. James's

    The singer and pianist leads his outfit in playing lively New Orleans-style jazz, rhythm'n'blues and funk....More

     
     
     
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