Acton Street

 
 
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Acton Street, King's Cross, Camden, London WC1X
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Acton Street in Camden. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Acton Street is King's Cross Thameslink Railway Station which is about 4 minutes to the North West.

Acton Street is in the London area of King's Cross.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
King's Cross Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Russell Square Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Judd Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Brunswick Square NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Holiday Inn London Kings Cross - Bloomsbury
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £63  42% off
    1 Kings Cross Road, WC1X | 4 minutes from Acton Street
    Halfway between the City and the west End, the Bloomsbury area is an oasis of calm in the very heart of the capital. It's a lovely ... More
     
     
     
    DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  42% off
    60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 8 minutes from Acton Street
    The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
     
     
     
    Studios2Let Apartments Cartwright Gardens
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £51  37% off
    36-37 Cartwright Gardens, WC1H | 9 minutes from Acton Street
    Studios 2 Let Apartments on Cartwright Gardens are situated in the beautiful Bloomsbury area. Located right at the heart of the city, the high quality studios ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Acton Street

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    The Railway Children
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th December 2014 to 6th September 2015
    King's Cross Railway Station, Euston Road, N1 | 6 minutes from Acton Street
    Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now arriving at King's Cross Theatre. E Nesbitt's classic tale ...More
     
     
     
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    Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch: Ahnen
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th Apr 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Acton Street
    Tanztheater Wuppertal, the dance company founder by influential choreographer Pina Bausch, returns to Sadler's Wells in April to perform the UK premiere of two of her ...More
     
     
     
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    Paco Pena: Flamencura
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 20th to 28th June 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Acton Street
    Legendary flamenco guitarist, composer, dramatist and producer Paco Pena returns to Sadler's Wells with Flamencura. In pursuit of 'duende', the alchemy between interpreter and audience at ...More
     
     
     
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    Scala
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Acton Street
    Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
     
     
     
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    The Lexington
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    96-98 Pentonville Road, Clerkenwell, London N1 | 6 minutes from Acton Street
    The Lexington is both a music venue and an English pub that thinks it's an American speakeasy. While this may sound like trying to please all ... More
     
     
     
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    Curzon Bloomsbury
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    The Brunswick, WC1N | 8 minutes from Acton Street
    The arthouse Renoir Cinema underwent a major refurbishment in 2015 by The Curzon Cinema Group. Reopening as the Curzon Bloomsbury, the new name pays homage to ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Acton Street

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Acton Street
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    Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    6-24 Britannia Street, King's Cross, London WC1X | 2 minutes from Acton Street
    The Gagosian is a cavernous space for exhibitions of the highest calibre. It is a major asset for the regeneration of the King's Cross area. Larry ... More
     
     
     
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    The Foundling Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 6 minutes from Acton Street
    The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells ... More
     
     
     
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    Charles Dickens Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    48 Doughty Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 6 minutes from Acton Street
    Charles Dickens brought London to life with his imaginative depictions of city life and his fascination and passion for the foggy Victorian streets have inspired two ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Acton Street

    The best shops and markets near Acton Street
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    Drink Shop & Do
    London > Shopping >
    9 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 5 minutes from Acton Street
    Drink Shop & Do is a unique fusion of design shop and café bar, selling products from emerging designers alongside vintage furniture and home wares. Located ... More
     
     
     
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    Lola's Cupcakes, King's Cross
    London > Shopping > Delicatessens
    Northern Ticket Hall, King's Cross St Pancras Station, Euston Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Acton Street
    Sweet to taste, cute to look at and made with natural ingredients, Lola's Cupcakes can hold their own when it comes to the coveted title of ... More
     
     
     
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    Fresh N Fine
    London > Shopping > Supermarkets
    18 Penton Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Acton Street
    This independent supermarket between Angel and Kings Cross sells good quality organic food, Bundaberg root beer and Fentiman's cola as well as all the basics. ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Acton Street

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    Itadaki Zen
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    139 King's Cross Road, WC1X | 2 minutes from Acton Street
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    Taste of Asia
    London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
    126 Kings Cross Road, WC1X | 2 minutes from Acton Street
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    Paolina
    London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
    181 King's Cross Road, King's Cross, London WC1X | 3 minutes from Acton Street
    Thai cuisine. ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Acton Street

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    London Wine Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Acton Street
    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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    The Place
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 10 minutes from Acton Street
    London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ... More
     
     
     
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    The Method Studio
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 12 minutes from Acton Street
    Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Acton Street

    Acton Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 7 minutes from Acton Street
    The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
     
     
     
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    Spa Fields Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Northampton Road, EC1R | 9 minutes from Acton Street
    A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
     
     
     
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    Ted's Grooming Room & Ottoman Lounge
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    31 Theobalds Road, WC1X | 12 minutes from Acton Street
    Inspired by the skills and techniques of the Ottoman Empire's barbers, Ted's Grooming Room provides a sanctuary for men seeking the perfect shave. With ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Acton Street

    The best pubs near London Acton Street.
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    The Harrison
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from Acton Street
    Originally built in the 1880s by Samuel Harrison to refresh the workers in his shoe factory, The Harrison pub's current building dates back to 1934. Owned ... More
     
     
     
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    The Easton
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    22 Easton Street, Clerkenwell, London WC1X0DS | 6 minutes from Acton Street
    Freezing cold and slightly wet, we took shelter in this welcoming pub for a bite to eat... but they practically had to roll us out of ... More
     
     
     
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    The Betjeman Arms
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    Unit 53, St. Pancras International, NW1 | 7 minutes from Acton Street
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    Smithy's Wine Bar
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    16-17 Leeke Street, King's Cross, London WC1X | 3 minutes from Acton Street
    An unexpected surprise, located in a King’s Cross backstreet you never knew existed, yet still only a five-minute walk from the tube, this wine-bar-cum-restaurant offers a ... More
     
     
     
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    Scala
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Acton Street
    Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
     
     
     
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    The Big Chill House
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    257-259 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross, King's Cross, London N1 | 4 minutes from Acton Street
    From the outside, The Big Chill House building looks spectacular, a floodlit white townhouse that puts the grimy environs of King's Cross to shame. The interior ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Acton Street

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Acton Street.
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    The Foundling Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 6 minutes from Acton Street
    The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells ... More
     
     
     
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    British Library Conference Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 8 minutes from Acton Street
    As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
     
     
     
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    Kings Place
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 8 minutes from Acton Street
    Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Kazik Na Zywo
    Concerts | On 26th April 2015 

    Scala 4 minutes walk from Acton Street

    The band from Warsaw performs rapcore originals....More

    Eagle And Weeks
    Concerts | On 26th April 2015 

    Surya 4 minutes walk from Acton Street

    The band plays acoustic folk with support from CJ Reardon, Seb Stone and Jona Overground....More

    Sir Jacob Epstein: Babies And Bloomsbury
    Sir Jacob Epstein: Babies And Bloomsbury
    Exhibitions | Until 10th May 2015 

    The Foundling Museum 6 minutes walk from Acton Street

    The Foundling Museum's winter exhibition explores the life and work of Modernist sculptor Jacob Epstein. Babies and Bloomsbury concentrates on ...More

     
    Hey Hey 16K: Work In Progress
    Comedy | On 26th April 2015 

    The Lexington 6 minutes walk from Acton Street

    Musical comedy and gags as MJ Hibbett and Steve try out new material....More

    Trixie Trainwreck No Man Band
    Concerts | On 26th April 2015 

    The Lexington 6 minutes walk from Acton Street

    American country blues singer-songwriter from San Francisco....More

    The Railway Children
    The Railway Children
    Theatre | Until 6th September 2015 

    King's Cross Railway Station 6 minutes walk from Acton Street

    Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now arriving at King's ...More

     
    Speirs + Major: HALFLIFE
    Speirs + Major: HALFLIFE
    Exhibitions | Until 6th March 2016 

    King's Cross Foot Tunnel 6 minutes walk from Acton Street

    From Friday 6th March commuters and pedestrians using the new Allies & Morrison King's Cross foot tunnel will be greeted ...More

     
    Unleash Your Subconscious
    Exhibitions | On 26th April 2015 

    The Old Finsbury Town Hall 7 minutes walk from Acton Street

    Like a computer hard drive, the subconscious stores impressions, memories and experiences. Some get recorded on purpose and some accidentally....More

    LCMS:Trio Van Beethoven
    Concerts | On 26th April 2015 

    Kings Place 8 minutes walk from Acton Street

    The trio performs Beethoven's Piano Trio In G, Op 1 No 2, Peter Fribbins's Piano Trio and Brahms's Piano Trio ...More

    Jo Dee Yeoh: Pre Concert Foyer Performnance
    Concerts | On 26th April 2015 

    Kings Place 8 minutes walk from Acton Street

    The cellist presents JS Bach's Cello Suite No 1 in G BWV 1007 and Sibelius's Theme and variations in D ...More

     
     
     
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