Black Friars Lane

 
 
ADDRESS
Black Friars Lane, City, London EC4V 
 

Nearby

 

Welcome to our guide for the area around Black Friars Lane 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 Black Friars Lane is Blackfriars Railway Station which is about 2 minutes to the South .

Black Friars Lane is in the London area of City.

 

LondonTown.com - Black Friars Lane Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Blackfriars Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
St. Paul's Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Blackfriars Railway Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Snowhill NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Smithfield Central Market NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Images in or near Black Friars Lane

Black Friars Lane  

   
Black Friars Lane

Black Friars Lane  

Further articles featuring Black Friars Lane on LondonTown.com

 
What to do in London Throughout 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 Black Friars Lane

Near Black Friars Lane
Crowne Plaza London The City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  41% off
19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 1 minute from Black Friars Lane
Rising from the very heart of the Square Mile, the listed façade of an early 20th Century building on the site of Henry VIII's Bridewell Palace ... More
 
 
 
Grange St Paul's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  25% off
10 Godliman Street, EC4V | 2 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Perfectly located in the heart of London's financial district, yet moments away from the delights of the West End, the Grange St Paul's mixes contemporary style ... More
 
 
 
Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  40% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 2 minutes from Black Friars Lane
This neat and simple hotel gets all the basics right. The prices are sensible, the rooms are simply and attractively decorated, there's a decent little bistro, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Black Friars Lane

Near Black Friars Lane
Ends Today
Collecting Stories: Workshop
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Sunday 13th and Monday 21st April 2014 at 12.30pm-2pm and 2.30pm-4pm
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 9 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Make a book about what you have discovered at the Museum of London....More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
On Soon
A Taste Of Honey
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 10th February to 5th April 2014
National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Covering race, class, gender and sexual orientation, A Taste of Honey was a great defining and taboo-breaking play of the 1950s. Written by Shelagh Delaney when ...More
 
 
 
Mummenschanz: Musicians Of Silence
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 19th to 27th July 2014
Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 13 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Inspiring and captivating illusions using colourful masks, incredible props and skillful sleight of hand, producing a magical world of possibilities, all without uttering a word. See ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Black Friars Lane

Near Black Friars Lane
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Volupte Lounge
London > Entertainment > Theatres
9 Norwich Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 7 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Quirky, alternative cabaret club. From cream teas to secret organic cocktails, cabaret and comedy, Kuki La-Belle and Delores von Cotier’s cheeky club combines the naughty with the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Black Friars Lane
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam Wanamaker. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sam Wanamaker Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
New Globe Walk, SE1 | 8 minutes from Black Friars Lane
First performances in The Sam Wanamaker Theatre are due to begin in January 2014. For the first time since it opened in 1997, Shakespeare's Globe will ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Black Friars Lane

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Black Friars Lane
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 4 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Being the cathedral of the capital city, St Paul's is officially the spiritual home of Great Britain. The funerals of Lord Nelson, the Duke of Wellington ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Millennium Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
River Thames, City, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Black Friars Lane
This sleek, £18.2million 325m steel footbridge designed by Sir Norman Foster spans the River Thames between St Paul's Cathedral in the City and the Tate Modern ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
48 Hopton Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Bankside Gallery is the home of the Royal Watercolour Society and the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers - the oldest societies of their kind in the world. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Black Friars Lane

The best shops and markets near Black Friars Lane
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Natural Kitchen
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
15-17 New Street Square, Fetter Lane, City, London EC4A | 6 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Organic, wild and artisan food is supplied by the likes of the River Cottage at this food emporium which, is the second Natural Kitchen to open ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Oxo Tower and Gabriel's Wharf
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Black Friars Lane
As you stare across the river at this bustling, stylish, multi-faceted venue, it’s hard to believe that this riverside warehouse was once a reprocessing plant for ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ted Baker & Friends
London > Shopping > Clothing
120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 8 minutes from Black Friars Lane
We love the average Ted Baker store but with Ted Baker & Friends the cool fashion label has taken the shopping experience one step further - ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Black Friars Lane

What are the best dining options near Black Friars Lane London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
101 New Bridge Street, City, London EC4V | 1 minute from Black Friars Lane
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
Chinese Cricket Club
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 1 minute from Black Friars Lane
Chinese Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, EC4V | 2 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Black Friars Lane

Near Black Friars Lane
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 9 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 16 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 16 minutes from Black Friars Lane
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Black Friars Lane

Black Friars Lane gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 3 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 7 minutes from Black Friars Lane
OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 7 minutes from Black Friars Lane
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Black Friars Lane

The best pubs near London Black Friars Lane.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, EC4V | 2 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hilliard
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
26A Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 3 minutes from Black Friars Lane
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Tipperary
London > Nightlife > Pubs
66 Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 3 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Visit this pub and you'll soon find out it's really not a long way to Tipperary. In fact it's merely a ten minute walk (stumble) ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Black Friars Lane

Black Friars Lane clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Samuel Pepys
London > Nightlife >
Stew Lane, High Timber Street, City, London EC4V | 6 minutes from Black Friars Lane
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Oxo Tower Bar & Brasserie
London > Nightlife > Bars
Oxo Tower Wharf, Barge House Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Boasting one of the best views in town, the Oxo Tower Bar is perfect for combining a spot of leisurely (if static) sightseeing with some classy ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bounce
London > Nightlife > Bars
121 Holborn, EC1N | 8 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Paddles at the ready! Europe's first social ping-pong club has arrived in London and, quite brilliantly, is built in the exact spot that table tennis was ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Black Friars Lane

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Black Friars Lane.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Mermaid
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Mermaid, Puddledock, City, London EC4V | 2 minutes from Black Friars Lane
The self-proclaimed best kept events secret in the City, the newly refurbished Mermaid events and conference centre in Blackfriars boasts a 600-seat theatre-style auditorium and numerous ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Middle Temple Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Plowden Buildings Middle Temple Lane, Holborn, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Middle Temple Hall, completed in 1574, is late-Gothic in style. Its attractions are a rare double-hammer beam roof, an intricately carved screen (which, although heavily damaged ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Haberdashers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 7 minutes from Black Friars Lane
Opened by the Queen in 2002 and designed by Sir Michael Hopkins and Partners Haberdashers' Hall was the first new livery hall in the Square Mile ... More
 
 
 
 
 

Hotels Near

BLACK FRIARS LANE

 
 
Near BLACK FRIARS LANE All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Black Friars Lane

 
 
 
Sokari Douglas Camp CBE: All The World Is Now Richer
Exhibitions | Until 6th June 2014 

St Paul's Cathedral 4 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

Six life-sized steel figures representing stages of the story of slavery, created by the Nigerian-born, British artist....More

Shoe Lane Library
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Shoe Lane Library 5 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

Library With public access to Books, DVDs, CDs, Audio books, Free wifi and computers. The library also hosts various regular ...More

Harry Callahan
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2014 

Tate Modern 7 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

One of America's photographic pioneers, Harry Callahan (1912-1999) is hugely influential yet his work is little known in the UK. ...More

William Eggleston
Exhibitions | Until 11th May 2014 

Tate Modern 7 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

Tate Modern dedicates rooms to three iconic US photographers - William Eggleston (until 11th May 2014), Harry Callahan (until 31st ...More

Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs
Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014 

Tate Modern 7 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

In this exhibition of the work of Henri Matisse (1869-1954), Tate Modern ignores the artist's famous colourist paintings to focus ...More

 
Richard Hamilton
Richard Hamilton
Exhibitions | Until 26th May 2014 

Tate Modern 7 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

The first major retrospective of one of Britain's most influential 20th Century artists, following his death in 2011. Richard Hamilton's ...More

 
Discoveries
Discoveries
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2014 

Two Temple Place 8 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

Discoveries at Two Temple Place showcases key objects from all eight museums at the University of Cambridge, spanning millennia and ...More

 
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre Tours
Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 8 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

Founded by actor and director Sam Wanamaker, the Globe as it's seen today is a reconstruction of the original Elizabethan ...More

The Cheapside Hoard: London's Lost Jewels
The Cheapside Hoard: London's Lost Jewels
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2014 

Museum of London 9 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

In this major exhibition the Museum of London will use new research and state-of-the-art technology to showcase the insights that ...More

 
Collecting Stories: Workshop
Kids Events | Until 21st April 2014 

Museum of London 9 minutes walk from Black Friars Lane

Make a book about what you have discovered at the Museum of London....More

 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near BLACK FRIARS LANE

From cheap budget hotels to luxury 5 star suites see our deals for BLACK FRIARS LANE hotels, including Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel from 76% off.