Austin Friars Square

 
 
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Austin Friars Square, City, London EC2N
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Austin Friars Square in City and County of the City of London. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Austin Friars Square is Liverpool Street Tube Station which is about 3 minutes to the North East.

Austin Friars Square is in the London area of City.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Bank Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Bucklesbury House
 
6 minutes walk
 
Finsbury Square NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Threadneedles, Marriott Autograph Collection
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £74  30% off
    5 Threadneedles Street, EC2R | 2 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Housed in an esteemed former banking hall in the City, this magnificent boutique hotel provides a luxurious sanctuary. The spacious rooms are decorated in a chic ... More
     
     
     
    Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £122  26% off
    40 Liverpool Street, EC2M | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Housed in one of the great Victorian station hotels, this showstopper is a mixture of meticulous nineteenth century restoration and the glittering wit of Terence Conran's ... More
     
     
     
    Club Quarters Gracechurch
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £59  27% off
    7 Gracechurch Street, EC3V | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    The location of Club Quarters Gracechurch in the heart of the City has made it a favourite with business travellers. A cheerily macho atmosphere permeates from ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Austin Friars Square

    Near Austin Friars Square
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    Henry IV (Part II)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th December 2015 to 23rd January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 9 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed at the Barbican by Royal Shakespeare ...More
     
     
     
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    Henry IV (Part I)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 7th November 2015 to 24th January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 9 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November once again as part of the King and ...More
     
     
     
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    Hamlet
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th August to 31st October 2015
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 9 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Benedict Cumberbatch stars in the title role of Hamlet in Lyndsey Turner's production of Shakespeare's tragedy at the Barbican. The story famously follows the son who ...More
     
     
     
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    Heroes Grotto of Comedy
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    27 Throgmorton Street, City, London EC2N | 1 minute from Austin Friars Square
    Empty for four years, the building next to Drapers Hall and behind the Bank of England which used to be Throgmortons became Heroes Grotto of Comedy ... More
     
     
     
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    Bishopsgate Institute
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    230 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields, London EC2M | 7 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Built in 1891-94 by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Bishopsgate Institute's facade has a theme of arts and crafts. Inside you will find 19th century tiling, a ... More
     
     
     
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    Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    1 Milton Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 8 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Milton Court, opened in September 2013, provides the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities. The £89 million building on Silk ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Austin Friars Square

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Austin Friars Square
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    Tower 42 - formerly NatWest Tower
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, City, London EC2N | 1 minute from Austin Friars Square
    At 601 feet, Tower 42 was the first skyscraper in the City of London when it was officially opened in June 1981 by Her Majesty ... More
     
     
     
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    Heron Tower
    London > Attractions > Sights
    110 Bishopsgate, City, London EC2N | 2 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    When it was completed in March 2011 Heron Tower was the tallest building in the City of London, a title soon snatched from it by the ... More
     
     
     
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    The Gherkin or 30 St Mary Axe
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    30 St Mary Axe, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Designed by Norman Foster and affectionately, and understandably, dubbed "The Gherkin" thanks to its unique bullet-shape tower, 30 St Mary Axe stands out as one of ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Austin Friars Square

    The best shops and markets near Austin Friars Square
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    Penhaligon's
    London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
    8 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    130-year-old scent emporium with royal warrants. For a sweet-smelling, sensory overload, Penhaligon’s has to be the place to go. From the original Hammam Bouquet to the Winston ... More
     
     
     
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    Beau Gems
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    26 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    A high-class repair service for all varieties of damaged items. Antique jewellery and second-hand designer watches are on offer.... More
     
     
     
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    Mont Blanc
    London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
    10 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    As Mont Blanc's opulent pens are not officially available over the internet, you will have to visit one of their special boutiques in order to acquire ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Austin Friars Square

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    City Social
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, City, London EC2N | 1 minute from Austin Friars Square
    Jason Atherton's City Social takes over the Tower 42 spot vacated by Gary Rhodes. Situated high up on the 24th floor of the famous tower, the ... More
     
     
     
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    Pret A Manger
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    Old Broad Street (Winchester House), City, London EC2N | 1 minute from Austin Friars Square
    Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
     
     
     
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    Twenty Four
    London > Restaurants >
    Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, City, London EC2N | 1 minute from Austin Friars Square
    Excellent panoramic view of London.... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Austin Friars Square

    Near Austin Friars Square
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    Workers' Educational Association
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 12 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
     
     
     
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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 13 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
     
     
     
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 15 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Austin Friars Square

    Austin Friars Square gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 11 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
     
     
     
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    Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
    London > Leisure >
    45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 12 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
     
     
     
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    All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
    London > Leisure > Activities
    95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 13 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Austin Friars Square

    The best pubs near London Austin Friars Square.
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    The George
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    One of five different restaurants and bars within the confines of the Andaz hotel, the George is a traditional looking pub - not your typical hotel ... More
     
     
     
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    The White Horse
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    2 Exchange Square, Appold Street, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Austin Friars Square
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    The Crown and Shuttle
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    226 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 11 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    After serving two queens and a king, surviving The Blitz and enjoying a period as a notorious strip club, The Crown and Shuttle sadly closed its ... More
     
     
     
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    Austin Friars Square clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    Catch Champagne Bar and Lounge
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Great for a late night drink if you're staying at Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel, and a glamorous destination bar if you're not, Catch Champagne Bar and ... More
     
     
     
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    Dirty Martini, Bishopsgate
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    158 Bishopsgate, City, London EC2M | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
     
     
     
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    Reserve Bar Stock Exchange
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    46 Gresham Street, City, London EC2V | 6 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Reserve Bar Stock Exchange in the City uses the stock market model to price its drinks - prices change in line with their popularity on the ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Austin Friars Square

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Austin Friars Square.
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    Gibson Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    13 Bishopsgate, City, London EC2N | 2 minutes from Austin Friars Square
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    Andaz Liverpool Street
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
    Housed in one of the great Victorian station hotels, this showstopper is a mixture of meticulous nineteenth century restoration and the glittering wit of Terrence Conran's ... More
     
     
     
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    30 St Mary Axe - Top Floor Restaurant at The Gherkin
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    30 St Mary Axe, Aldgate, City, London EC3A | 4 minutes from Austin Friars Square
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    Moroccan Sky Riad
    Moroccan Sky Riad
    Foodie Events | Until 5th September 2015 

    Searcys at The Gherkin 3 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

    Usually a private members club, Searcys at The Gherkin is open to the public this summer for a Moroccan Sky ...More

     
    Flora And Fauna
    Exhibitions | Next performance 30th August 2015 

    Bank of England Museum 4 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

    What's the colour of money? The Bank Of England Museum in the City turns its attention to another type of ...More

    Voga at Coq d'Argent
    Voga at Coq d'Argent
    Sporting Events | Until 27th September 2015 

    Coq d'Argent 6 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

    What better way to spend summer Sunday mornings than doing voga on the roof of the Coq d'Argent? Even better, ...More

     
    Nantucket Beach Club
    Nantucket Beach Club
    Foodie Events | Until 5th September 2015 

    Skylounge 7 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

    Bringing a taste of the East Coast to London, rooftop bar Skylounge is hosting a Nantucket Beach Club pop-up this ...More

     
    Aaron Koblin And Ben Tricklebank: Light Echoes
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    Barbican Centre 9 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

    Los Angeles-based digital artists Koblin and Tricklebank present a laser commission, which projects a sculptural wall of light around the ...More

    The Barbican Exhibition: Building A Landmark
    Exhibitions | Until 29th November 2015 

    Barbican Centre 9 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

    Rarely seen photographs of the construction of the building from a bomb site into a brutalist architectural landmark....More

    The Water Poet Bank Holiday Cider Festival & Hog Roast
    Leisure | Until 31st August 2015 

    The Water Poet 9 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

    On August Bank Holiday Weekend, The Water Poet will be hosting it's annual Cider Festival and Hog roast in the ...More

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

    Museum of London 10 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

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

     
    Musica Noche Carnival
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    Horse And Groom 10 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

    House courtesy of Mark E, Balearic Mike, Russell Penn, Neil Thornton and Adrian Spurdon....More

    Carnival With Mark E (Spectral/ Merc), Musica Noche, High Soul Society
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    Horse And Groom 10 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

    Mark E spins house and disco....More

     
     
     
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