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.

 

LondonTown.com - Austin Friars Square Location Map

 
 
 
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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Austin Friars Square View From Borough High Street 

   
Austin Friars Square - View From Borough High Street

Austin Friars Square View From Borough High Street 

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London Calendar 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Austin Friars Square

Near Austin Friars Square
Apex London Wall Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £90  22% off
7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 3 minutes from Austin Friars Square
In the heart of the financial district and close to the Bank of England, the newly opened Apex London Wall Hotel, is within walking distance of ... More
 
 
 
Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £110  39% 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 £69  21% 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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Phil Phillips
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 29th July 2014 - 11am-11pm
Boisdale Of Bishopsgate, Swedeland Court, 202 Bishopsgate, EC2M | 5 minutes from Austin Friars Square
The vocalist performs selections from The Great American Songbook....More
 
 
 
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Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2012
Tower Of London, Tower Hill, EC3N | 12 minutes from Austin Friars Square
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ...More
 
 
 
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SoftBox Photography Collective At The Rag Factory
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th July 2014 - 10am-6pm
The Rag Factory, Heneage Street, E1 | 13 minutes from Austin Friars Square
...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Austin Friars Square

Near Austin Friars Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 9 minutes from Austin Friars Square
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 9 minutes from Austin Friars Square
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Austin Friars Square

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Austin Friars Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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

What are the best dining options near Austin Friars Square London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Social
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 14 minutes from Austin Friars Square
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Austin Friars Square

The best pubs near London Austin Friars Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The White Horse
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Exchange Square, Appold Street, EC2M | 6 minutes from Austin Friars Square
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 11 minutes from Austin Friars Square
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Austin Friars Square

Austin Friars Square clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Proud Cabaret City
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Mark Lane, City, London EC3R | 6 minutes from Austin Friars Square
Just as you used to be in a 1920s speakeasy, at Proud Cabaret you're entertained while you dine. A lively mix of cabaret, jazz and burlesque ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch House
London > Nightlife > Bars
Ebor Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 7 minutes from Austin Friars Square
In a former tea warehouse in the part of town where the City meets the East End you'll find another off-shoot from Soho House founder Nick ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whistling Shop
London > Nightlife > Bars
63 Worship Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 9 minutes from Austin Friars Square
There are no whistles for sale at the Whistling Shop nor, we suspect, will you necessarily hear anyone actually whistling. What you will get, however, is ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Austin Friars Square

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Austin Friars Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gibson Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
13 Bishopsgate, City, London EC2N | 2 minutes from Austin Friars Square
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Near Austin Friars Square

 
 
 
Joao Onofre: DIE Featuring Unfathomable Ruination
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

The Gherkin or 30 St Mary Axe 4 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

An installation of the Portuguese artist's sculpture, a steel cube which features music from the London-based death metal group, Unfathomable ...More

The First World War and the Bank of England
The First World War and the Bank of England
Exhibitions | Until 1st April 2015 

Bank of England Museum 4 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

The First World War and the Bank of England, taking place at the Bank of England Museum, looks at the ...More

 
Phil Phillips
Concerts | On 29th July 2014 

Boisdale Of Bishopsgate 5 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

The vocalist performs selections from The Great American Songbook....More

We Are Funny: Comedy Show
Comedy | On 29th July 2014 

Dirty Dick's 6 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

A classic stand up comedy show filled with acts of various experience, some trying new material and some doing their ...More

Marshmallow Laser Feast: Forest
Exhibitions | Until 14th September 2014 

Bloomberg SPACE 6 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

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Super Swing Pit
Sporting Events | Until 17th August 2014 

Bishopsgate Institute 7 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

Take the beginner taster class at the start of the night and then enjoy the sounds of the vintage DJs ...More

Jean Paul Gaultier: From The Sidewalk To The Catwalk
Exhibitions | Until 17th August 2014 

Barbican Centre 9 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

The first major survey of the established French couturier's avant-garde fashion designs spanning 35 years....More

The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
Exhibitions | Until 17th August 2014 

Barbican Centre 9 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

The first major exhibition of the work of fashion's most theatrical of designers, Jean Paul Gaultier. More than 140 pieces ...More

 
Digital Revolution
Digital Revolution
Exhibitions | Until 14th September 2014 

Barbican Centre 9 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

The Barbican's big summer exhibition tackles the impact of digital technology in the arts since 1970 and considers how it ...More

 
Christina Broom
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from Austin Friars Square

A selection of Christina Broom's photography, highlighting Broom's images of the military in London and kick-starting a programme of events ...More

 
 
 
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