Bishopsgate

 
 
ADDRESS
Bishopsgate, City, London EC2N 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Bishopsgate 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 Bishopsgate is Liverpool Street Tube Station which is about 4 minutes to the North East.

Bishopsgate is in the London area of City.

 

LondonTown.com - Bishopsgate Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Bank Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Bucklesbury House
 
6 minutes walk
 
Thames Exchange NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Bishopsgate on LondonTown.com

 
Where to Stay

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Church Services

St Helen's Bishopsgate Great St Helen's, EC3A 6AT A big, diverse crowd come to worship at this lively evangelical church in the heart of the ...

 
 
Summer Walking 2006

The East End 1.5 Mile Walk through the East End Markets Just a few steps east of the City you are transported from the intimidating towers of megalithic financial firms...

 
 
London Calendar 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. 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.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Bishopsgate

Near Bishopsgate
Threadneedles, Marriott Autograph Collection
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £112  28% off
5 Threadneedles Street, EC2R | 1 minute from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
Club Quarters Gracechurch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  30% off
7 Gracechurch Street, EC3V | 2 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
Apex London Wall Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £76  34% off
7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 4 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Bishopsgate

Near Bishopsgate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Henry IV (Part II)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 11 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Henry IV (Part I)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 29th November 2014 to 24th January 2015
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 11 minutes from Bishopsgate
The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November. Gregory Doran's production features "a major performance from ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Art of the Brick
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 14 minutes from Bishopsgate
See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 sculptures created out of more than ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Bishopsgate

Near Bishopsgate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Heroes Grotto of Comedy
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
27 Throgmorton Street, EC2N | 2 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bishopsgate Institute
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
230 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields, London EC2M | 8 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
Drum Cafe
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Bishopsgate
100 people in a room, all armed with a large African drum, banging in unison, until reaching a deafening crescendo - that's the premise of Drum ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Bishopsgate

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Bishopsgate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lloyd's of London
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
12 Leadenhall Street, City, London EC3V | 2 minutes from Bishopsgate
The landmark Lloyd's building, at 1 Lime Street, is arguably one of the most iconic buildings in The City. Designed by architect Richard Rogers, it was ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower 42 - formerly NatWest Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, City, London EC2N | 2 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
The Gherkin or 30 St Mary Axe
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
30 St Mary Axe, City, London EC3V | 3 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Bishopsgate

The best shops and markets near Bishopsgate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leadenhall Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Whittington Avenue, off Gracechurch Street, City, London EC3V | 2 minutes from Bishopsgate
Leadenhall Market is a restored Victorian covered market that sells traditional game, poultry, fish and meat. Although there has been a forum (market place) on where ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cheese at Leadenhall
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
4-5 Leadenhall Market, City, London EC3V | 2 minutes from Bishopsgate
Dedicated fromageries are rare in London, but with around 100 different British and continental cheeses on offer, they don't come much more dedicated than Cheese at ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Butcher at Leadenhall
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
7 Leadenhall Market, City, London EC3V | 2 minutes from Bishopsgate
This excellent butchers within the beautiful Leadenhall Market continues the long tradition at the market where British food has been sold since the 14th century. The ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Bishopsgate

What are the best dining options near Bishopsgate London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bonds Restaurant
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
5 Threadneedle Street, City, London EC2R | 1 minute from Bishopsgate
Just a few hundred yards from the Bank of England, Bonds has been an intrinsic part of the banker's lunching experience since it opened in 1992. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Mercer
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
34 Threadneedle Street, City, London EC2R | 1 minute from Bishopsgate
In a former banking hall, previously home to The Ballroom, The Mercer is in the perfect location to cater for the lunching city crowd and their ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jamie's Italian
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
38 Threadneedle Street, City, London EC2R | 1 minute from Bishopsgate
Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver indulges the Italian in him with his chain of family-oriented Jamie's Italian restaurants which have sprung up all over the country since ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Bishopsgate

Near Bishopsgate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 14 minutes from Bishopsgate
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 | 15 minutes from Bishopsgate
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 | 17 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Bishopsgate

Bishopsgate gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 10 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 13 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Bishopsgate
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Bishopsgate

The best pubs near London Bishopsgate.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 5 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The White Horse
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Exchange Square, Appold Street, EC2M | 8 minutes from Bishopsgate
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 12 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Bishopsgate

Bishopsgate 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 | 4 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
Catch Champagne Bar and Lounge
London > Nightlife > Bars
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 5 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch House
London > Nightlife > Bars
Ebor Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 8 minutes from Bishopsgate
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Bishopsgate

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Bishopsgate.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gibson Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
13 Bishopsgate, City, London EC2N | 1 minute from Bishopsgate
... 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 | 3 minutes from Bishopsgate
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Andaz Liverpool Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 5 minutes from Bishopsgate
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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Joao Onofre: DIE Featuring Unfathomable Ruination
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

The Gherkin or 30 St Mary Axe 3 minutes walk from Bishopsgate

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

Proud Cabaret City Presents: Gatsby's Christmas Grotto
Theatre | Until 24th December 2014 

Proud Cabaret City 4 minutes walk from Bishopsgate

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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 Bishopsgate

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

 
Andaz Liverpool Street's Festive Folly
Exhibitions | Until 7th January 2015 

Andaz London 5 minutes walk from Bishopsgate

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Lodge d'Argent
Lodge d'Argent
Foodie Events | Until 28th February 2015 

Coq d'Argent 6 minutes walk from Bishopsgate

No ski lift required to get to Lodge d'Argent, a traditional French chalet-inspired space on the skyscraper terrace ...More

 
Paul Miller
Concerts | On 19th December 2014 

Boisdale Of Bishopsgate 6 minutes walk from Bishopsgate

The musician plays boogie-woogie music....More

Broadgate Ice Rink
Broadgate Ice Rink
Seasonal | Until 26th February 2015 

Exchange square 6 minutes walk from Bishopsgate

London's longest-running ice rink returns to its new location of Exchange Square in 2014, only a couple of minutes from ...More

 
Tower Of London Tickets
Tower Of London Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 19th December 2014 

Tower Of London 10 minutes walk from Bishopsgate

With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of ...More

 
Afternoon Tea River Cruise
Leisure | On 19th December 2014 

Tower Millennium Pier 10 minutes walk from Bishopsgate

Cruise up and down the river and enjoy a great afternoon tea while you do....More

Lunch On River Thames Cruise
Leisure | On 19th December 2014 

Tower Millennium Pier 10 minutes walk from Bishopsgate

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Theatre | 13th July 2015 - 5th September 2015 

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Darbar Festival
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Concerts | 17th September 2015 - 20th September 2015 

Southbank Centre

The Darbar Festival, now a regular fixture, returns to Southbank Centre this September for its tenth anniversary, bringing the best ...More

 
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Concerts | On 5th February 2015 

The O2 Arena

The film composer Ennio Morricone, well known for his soundtracks to The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, Cinema Paradiso, ...More

 
Elvis At The O2: The Exhibition Of His Life
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

The O2 Arena

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Disappearing Dining Club: NYE Dinner Dance All Nighter
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Trinity Buoy Wharf

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Opened 1st November 2014 

Two years on from the ramen boom of 2012, when Bone Daddies ramen bar arrived in Soho with a bang, ...More

 
Bo Drake
Bo Drake
Opened 30th November 2014 

This casual-dining Korean restaurant is the brainchild of Jan Lee, alumni of the award-winning Roka, who grew up in his ...More

 
Fenchurch Seafood Bar and Grill
Fenchurch Seafood Bar and Grill
Opens 5th January 2015 

High up on level 37 of 20 Fenchurch Street (Rafael Vinoly's top heavy building also known as the Walkie Talkie) ...More

 
 
 
 
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