Bedford Square

 
 
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Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, Camden, London WC1B
 
 

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

The nearest station to Bedford Square is Tottenham Court Road Tube Station which is about 3 minutes to the South .

Bedford Square is in the London area of Bloomsbury.

 

LondonTown.com - Bedford Square Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Goodge Street Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Euston Railway Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Eurostar
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Holborn NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Bloomsbury Square Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Bedford Square on LondonTown.com

 
London Summer Pop Ups and Events

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Summer in Bloomsbury

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London's Quirky Events

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Autumn 2014 in London's Bloomsbury

Ming treasures are revealed at the British Museum and the Wellcome Collection opens its new gallery with 'The Institute of Sexology, just some of...

 
 
July in London 2014

The mighty Monty Pythons come to London's O2 in July when summer festivals Lovebox, Wireless and British Summer Time return and, on Monday 7th...

 
 
October in London 2013

A long awaited exhibition on former Bauhaus teacher Paul Klee takes place at Tate Modern this October and the Frieze Art Fair draws the world's...

 
 
July in London 2013

The Coronation Festival celebrates 60 years since the Queen was crowned and the first stage of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park opens this month....

 
 
Summer 2013 in London's Bloomsbury

Renowned for its literary associations, the Bloomsbury area boasts three first class institutions which are well worth visiting - the British Museum, the British...

 
 
July events in London 2012

July may culminate with the eagerly anticipated London Olympics but there's so much on in town before the official opening ceremony on 27th July:...

 
 
London's Warm Up

An unprecedented number of extraordinary events are sweeping across London in the build up to the 2012 Olympics. Now is definitely the time to take...

 
 
July in London 2012

The Chap Olympiad Bedford Square Gardens, WC1B 5BL 14th July 2012 - 15th July 2012 Not so much a sporting occasion as a celebration of buffoonery and sporting...

 
 
July 2008

The Chap Olympics Bedford Square Gardens, WC1B 3DP 12th July 2008 Not so much a sporting occasion as a celebration of buffoonery and sporting ineptitude, orchestrated by The...

 
 
What's on in London 2015

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2015. 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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    myhotel Bloomsbury London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  24% off
    11-13 Bayley Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Bedford Square
    The idea behind the first class service at this hotel is to offer guests a personal touch and inspiration for creative minds. With cutting edge design ... More
     
     
     
    St Giles Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £71  37% off
    Bedford Avenue, WC1B | 2 minutes from Bedford Square
    Located in London's West End, less than 5 minutes' walk from Oxford Street is the St Giles London, ideal for many of London's famous theatres, shops ... More
     
     
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £56  24% off
    97 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Bedford Square
    Conforming to the Radisson Blu Edwardian brand of mixing designer décor with designer locations, the Kenilworth has everything you'd expect from this established chain. 50 metres ... More
     
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Events near Bedford Square

    Near Bedford Square
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 8 minutes from Bedford Square
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
    The 3 Little Pigs
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th August to 6th September 2015
    Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, W1A | 8 minutes from Bedford Square
    The Big Bad Wolf attempts to huff and puff the three little superstar piglets into submission in Stiles and Drewe's musical retelling of the children's story. ...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 | 12 minutes from Bedford Square
    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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    Entertainment near Bedford Square

    Near Bedford Square
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    Dominion Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    268 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 3 minutes from Bedford Square
    Huge, but now slightly shabby, theatre which plays host to big, rocking musicals. The Dominion has a huge stage and hundreds of seats - on a ... More
     
     
     
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    The Wheatsheaf
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    25 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Bedford Square
    Stop at The Wheatsheaf on Rathbone Place and you'll be having a pint where people like George Orwell, Anthony Burgess and Dylan Thomas have stopped and ... More
     
     
     
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    Shaftesbury Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    210 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 5 minutes from Bedford Square
    A large and appealingly shabby Edwardian theatre which has produced almost a century of successful popular theatre and musicals. The most notorious of these was probably ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Bedford Square

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Bedford Square
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    Architectural Association School Of Architecture
    London > Attractions > House and Garden
    36 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 1 minute from Bedford Square
    The Architectural Association School of Architecture, the UK's oldest school of architecture, was originally set up in 1847 and moved to Bedford Square in 1917. Set ... More
     
     
     
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    The Building Centre
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    26 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 1 minute from Bedford Square
    Open to the public as well as construction professionals, The Building Centre houses a permanent exhibition of a 1:1500 scale model of Central London. Current major ... More
     
     
     
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    New London Architecture
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    26 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 1 minute from Bedford Square
    Located at The Building Centre in central London, New London Architecture prompts debate and discussion on architecture, planning, development and construction in the capital. The Pipers ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Bedford Square

    The best shops and markets near Bedford Square
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Ask
    London > Shopping > Electronics
    248 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 2 minutes from Bedford Square
    Of all the cheap electronics shops clustered together along Tottenham Court Road, Ask is probably the pick of the bunch. Four floors of all the latest ... More
     
     
     
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    L Cornelissen & Son
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    105 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 2 minutes from Bedford Square
    Established in 1855, little has changed in this enchanting art supplies shop. Inside, it's charming and old-fashioned. Towering shelves sweep up to the ceiling, lined ... More
     
     
     
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    Almost Famous
    London > Shopping > Ladies Fashion
    5 Percy Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Bedford Square
    Almost Famous started out selling limited runs of classy denim, but this flagship store marks their expansion into a whole range of elegant ladies clothes. Born ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Bedford Square

    What are the best dining options near Bedford Square London?
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    Store Street Espresso
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    40 Store Street , Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 1 minute from Bedford Square
    With artisan coffee and a great selection of sandwiches and pastries, Store Street Espresso is popular with local students and residents as well as tourists. Their ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    GAIL's Kitchen
    London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
    11-13 Bayley Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 2 minutes from Bedford Square
    GAIL's Kitchen is the first restaurant from the GAIL's artisan bakery chain and creates dishes that are inspired by bread and the bread oven. Situated within ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Malabar Junction
    London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
    107 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 2 minutes from Bedford Square
    South Indian cuisine. Booking advised. ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Bedford Square

    Near Bedford Square
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 4 minutes from Bedford Square
    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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    School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Bedford Square
    The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) is among the best schools for the studies of foreign cultures and languages in the world. In fact, ... More
     
     
     
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    Slade School of Fine Art
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 8 minutes from Bedford Square
    Among the best regarded art schools in the world. The Slade is a fairly traditional school with an insistence on certain techniques within each undergraduate course, ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Bedford Square

    Bedford Square gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Dolphin Swimming Club
    London > Leisure > Activities
    U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 5 minutes from Bedford Square
    Swimming lessons for children and aquaphobic adults. This is one of the more popular swimming schools in London, and one of the most long-running, with over ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Phoenix Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 6 minutes from Bedford Square
    In the shadow of both Centrepoint and St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, hidden from most tourists and residents alike, lies this beautiful West End garden. Originally a car ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Agua at Sanderson
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    The Sanderson, 50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Bedford Square
    Walking into the clean white space that is the Agua Spa at The Sanderson is instantly calming, relaxing and heavenly. There are 14 private treatment rooms, ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Bedford Square

    The best pubs near London Bedford Square.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Toucan
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D | 6 minutes from Bedford Square
    This is not so much a restaurant as a tiny atmospheric Irish bar. Having grown out of its minuscule basement into the bar upstairs it's always ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Queens Larder Restaurant & Pub
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    1 Queen's Square, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from Bedford Square
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    The Adam and Eve
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    77a Wells Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 7 minutes from Bedford Square
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    Nightlife near Bedford Square

    Bedford Square clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Drakes Tabanco
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    3 Windmill Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Bedford Square
    Drakes Tabanco opens on 7th October 2013. Serving fine and rare sherry wines straight from barrel, alongside a Spanish and British food menu, Drakes Tabanco is ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Bourne & Hollingsworth
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    28 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Bedford Square
    Prohibition-era themed basement bar in Fitzrovia, with a good line in retro comedy. The joke is that it's a bar dodging the law by masquerading as ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Shochu Lounge
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    37 Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 5 minutes from Bedford Square
    Shochu Lounge's mixture of of rustic wood and shiny twenty-first century fittings is very Japanese, as is the low, moody lighting, and the cocktails, which are ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Bedford Square

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Bedford Square.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Congress Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 3 minutes from Bedford Square
    Based at Congress House, the headquarters of the Trades Union Congress, the Congress Centre offers several meeting and conference rooms for hire within an architecturally-renowned Grade ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    British Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 3 minutes from Bedford Square
    If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Rathbone Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    30 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Bedford Square
    Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. With high speed wireless broadband available in ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Theatre | Until 20th August 2015 

    The Drill Hall 3 minutes walk from Bedford Square

    Five solo performances of new writing and music from Penelope Dudley....More

    Aliens Love Underpants (Over 3s)
    Aliens Love Underpants (Over 3s)
    Theatre | Until 5th September 2015 

    Dominion Theatre 3 minutes walk from Bedford Square

    "Aliens love underpants, of every shape and size, but there are no underpants in space, so here's a ...More

     
    Dosh: The Language Of Money: Talk
    Exhibitions | On 5th August 2015 

    British Museum 3 minutes walk from Bedford Square

    Curator Ben Alsop discusses different currencies....More

    Choke
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 23rd December 2015 

    The Roxy 4 minutes walk from Bedford Square

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    Charlotte Sterland & Heather Sterland
    Concerts | Until 26th August 2015 

    The Alley Cat 5 minutes walk from Bedford Square

    The duo plays rock....More

    Blues Jam
    Concerts | Until 26th August 2015 

    The Alley Cat 5 minutes walk from Bedford Square

    An open stage for up-and-coming performers....More

    Breakout! The London Launch
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 5th August 2015 

    The Borderline 6 minutes walk from Bedford Square

    Breakout DJs & friends spin pop, punk and rock....More

    Cheapskates
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th September 2015 

    The Borderline 6 minutes walk from Bedford Square

    Residents and guests supply indie, electro and old skool....More

    Breakout
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th September 2015 

    The Borderline 6 minutes walk from Bedford Square

    Residents and guests supply pop, punk, rock, indie and party tunes....More

    Winstone/Gesing/Venier
    Concerts | On 5th August 2015 

    Jazz@Pizza Express 6 minutes walk from Bedford Square

    The Grammy nominated trio comprised of the singer, Italian pianist and German reeds player presents music from the highly acclaimed ...More

     
     
     
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