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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    Le Meridien Piccadilly
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £141  24% off
    21 Piccadilly, W1J | 1 minute from St. James's
    A hotel that is distinctly in the old English style, with magnificent antique décor, staff who are attentive, discreet, and ever so polite and, most importantly, ... More
     
     
     
    Cafe Royal Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £229  33% 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  33% 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
     
     
     
     
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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 Winter's Tale
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th October 2015 to 16th January 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 8 minutes from St. James's
    Two years in the making, actor and director Kenneth Branagh presents a five-play, year-long season at the Garrick Theatre in 2015. Launching the season, this reimagined ...More
     
     
     
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    English National Opera: The Queen of Spades
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 6th June to 2nd July 2015 - 7pm-9.45pm
    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 9 minutes from St. James's
    Edward Gardner conducts his final production as music director of the ENO, bowing out with Tchaikovsky's The Queen of Spades before taking up the music directorship ...More
     
     
     
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    Whose Line Is It Anyway?... Live
    London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 20th June to 5th July 2015
    Adelphi Theatre, 18-20 Maiden Lane, The Strand, WC2R | 12 minutes from St. James's
    Sixteen years after it was cancelled in the UK, classic TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? is set to be revived for a two-week live ...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 0°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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    Jerry's Girls
    Theatre | Until 31st May 2015 

    Jermyn Street Theatre 2 minutes walk from St. James's

    Jerry's Girls brings together an all-female cast to celebrate Jerry Herman's songs and the true spirit of the great American ...More

    The 39 Steps
    The 39 Steps
    Theatre | Until 31st October 2015 

    Criterion Theatre 3 minutes walk from St. James's

    Hitchcock's 1935 movie is a masterpiece of sustained adventure, as the hero - framed for murder - becomes both pursuer ...More

     
    Clique
    Concerts | Until 30th May 2015 

    Quaglino's 3 minutes walk from St. James's

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    The Americans Are Coming
    Exhibitions | Until 30th May 2015 

    Chris Beetles 3 minutes walk from St. James's

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    Eileen Cooper RA: Hide And Seek
    Exhibitions | Until 23rd August 2015 

    Royal Academy of Arts 3 minutes walk from St. James's

    An exhibition of drawings from Cooper's 40-year career, featuring her iconic female figures....More

    Stories From The Past: Visions Of The Future
    Exhibitions | Until 20th September 2015 

    Royal Academy of Arts 3 minutes walk from St. James's

    An exploration of the RA's buildings and how they have changed over time, from distant beginnings as palace on the ...More

    Timothy Hyman
    Exhibitions | Until 22nd October 2015 

    Royal Academy of Arts 3 minutes walk from St. James's

    Figurative and landscape paintings, including panoramas of the London skyline....More

    Richard Diebenkorn
    Exhibitions | Until 7th June 2015 

    Royal Academy of Arts 3 minutes walk from St. James's

    Works by the abstract painter, with a selection of paintings covering all three phases of his career, curated by John ...More

    Spiceworld: The Exhibition
    Spiceworld: The Exhibition
    Exhibitions | Until 30th June 2015 

    Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Museum London 3 minutes walk from St. James's

    Take a trip back to the 90s at Spiceworld: The Exhibition, taking place at Ripley's Believe It or Not! London. ...More

     
     
     
     
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