Bedford Square

 
 
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Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, Camden, London WC1B 
 

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  • Visitor Information

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
 
Russell Court NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Bedford Square on LondonTown.com

 
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 2014

Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Bedford Square

Near Bedford Square
myhotel Bloomsbury London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  34% 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
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £53  38% 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 Academy Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £21  21% off
21 Gower Street, WC1E | 2 minutes from Bedford Square
Thick carpets, antique furniture, free-standing claw-foot baths and delicate floral fabrics create an atmosphere of intimate country house elegance throughout this boutique Georgian hotel owned by ... 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 14th February 2015
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Urinetown The Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 29th September 2014 to 24th January 2015
Apollo Theatre, 29 Shaftesbury Avenue, Westminster, London W1D | 10 minutes from Bedford Square
After a hugely successful run at the St James Theatre at the beginning of 2014 Urinetown moves to the Apollo Theatre on 29th September 2014 making ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 13 minutes from Bedford Square
Emma Thompson returns to the London stage for the first time in 25 years to play Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Bedford Square

Near Bedford Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Bedford Square

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Bedford Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
New London Architecture
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
26 Store Street, 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Bedford Square

What are the best dining options near Bedford Square London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
GAIL's Kitchen
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
11-13 Bayley Street, 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Scoff & Banter
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Radisson Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel, 97 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 2 minutes from Bedford Square
Located with the Radisson Blu Edwardian hotel, Scoff & Banter is modern restaurant that's nearby to the British Museum. Diners can choose from seasonal British dishes ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Bedford Square

Bedford Square gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
John Lewis Roof Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
278-306 Oxford Street, W1A | 4 minutes from Bedford Square
Celebrating its 150th anniversary, John Lewis has created a Roof Garden on its flagship Oxford Street store for the summer of 2014, open from Saturday 3rd ... More
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Adam and Eve
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
77a Wells Street, W1T | 7 minutes from Bedford Square
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

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, 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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 Sanderson Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Bedford Square
... More
 
 
 
 

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Germany: Memories of a Nation
Germany: Memories of a Nation
Exhibitions | Until 25th January 2015 

British Museum 3 minutes walk from Bedford Square

A 1953 Volkswagen Beetle and a porcelain rhino are just some of the many objects from a 600 year period ...More

 
Witches and Wicked Bodies
Witches and Wicked Bodies
Exhibitions | Until 11th January 2015 

British Museum 3 minutes walk from Bedford Square

Co-curated by artist and writer Deanna Petherbridge, Witches and Wicked Bodies at the British Museum explores the changing depictions in ...More

 
Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

British Museum 3 minutes walk from Bedford Square

Through spectacular objects from 15th century China, Ming: 50 Years That Changed China, the blockbuster autumn exhibition at the British ...More

 
Shadow Puppet Workshop (Ages 7s)
Exhibitions | On 26th October 2014 

British Museum 3 minutes walk from Bedford Square

Children's digital workshop....More

Egyptian Photo Booth: Workshop (Over 5s)
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2014 

British Museum 3 minutes walk from Bedford Square

Use technology to play dress-up....More

Hogarth's London
Exhibitions | Until 18th January 2015 

The Cartoon Museum 4 minutes walk from Bedford Square

The Cartoon Museum displays compelling images by English painter, printmaker and pictorial satirist William Hogarth in their exhibition Hogarth's London. ...More

Gekiga: Alternative Manga from Japan
Exhibitions | Until 29th November 2014 

The Cartoon Museum 4 minutes walk from Bedford Square

Gekiga: Alternative Manga from Japan at the Cartoon Museum will display images by the likes of Masahiko Matsumoto, Yoshihiro Tatsumi ...More

Write And Draw Your Own Comics
Exhibitions | On 26th October 2014 

The Cartoon Museum 4 minutes walk from Bedford Square

Make comics with Usborne at The Cartoon Museum at 2pm or 3pm on Sunday 26th October. Louie Stowell, writer of ...More

Novice Ballroom: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 21st December 2014 

University Of London Union 5 minutes walk from Bedford Square

Dance group classes....More

Novice Latin: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 21st December 2014 

University Of London Union 5 minutes walk from Bedford Square

Dance group classes....More

 
 
 
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