Farringdon Street  

 
 
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Farringdon Street, Clerkenwell, London EC4A
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Farringdon Street 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 Farringdon Street is Farringdon Rail which is about 3 minutes to the North .

Farringdon Street is in the London area of Clerkenwell.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Chancery Lane Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Farringdon Rail
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Snowhill NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Caxton House NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2017

Discover what's on in London 2017 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2017 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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The Zetter Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £125  32% off
St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 6 minutes from Farringdon Street
Found in the trendy neighbourhood of Clerkenwell, The Zetter Hotel provides stylish boutique accommodation within a converted Victorian warehouse. With 59 rooms, each individually designed and ... More
 
 
 
Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  37% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 6 minutes from Farringdon Street
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 Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £195  31% off
49-50 St John's Square, EC1V | 6 minutes from Farringdon Street
Located nearby to trendy neighbourbood Farringdon, The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell has been affectionately named the Great Aunt of the original Zetter Hotel. Within the Georgian townhouse, ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Farringdon Street

Near Farringdon Street
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WetYourSelf! London In Transmission Showcase
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 24th September 2017 - 11pm-5.30am
Farringdon Street, 77a Charterhouse Street, EC1M | 3 minutes from Farringdon Street
House and techno courtesy of Christian AB, Ricky C and Jacob Husley....More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Bill Viola
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 8th September 2016 to 11th August 2018 - 8.30am-4.30pm
Farringdon Street, St Paul's Churchyard, EC4M | 8 minutes from Farringdon Street
The internationally-acclaimed artist displays a second permanent large-scale installation, titled Mary, the first moving-image artworks to be installed in a British cathedral, to coincide with the ...More
 
 
 
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Ongoing
Bill Viola: Mary
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 8th September 2016 to 31st December 2018
Farringdon Street, St Paul's Churchyard, EC4M | 8 minutes from Farringdon Street
Mary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire aisle of Christopher Wren's magnificent cathedral ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Farringdon Street

Near Farringdon Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Piano Works
London > Entertainment > Live Music
113-117 Farringdon Road, EC1R | 7 minutes from Farringdon Street
Housed in an intimately lit Victorian warehouse, The Piano Works is a non-stop live music venue where in-house musicians take centre ... More
 
 
 
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Theatre Delicatessen
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from Farringdon Street
Taking over the old Guardian building in Farringdon and filling it with rehearsal rooms and performance spaces, Theatre Delicatessen not only takes an entrepreneurial approach to ... More
 
 
 
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Theatre Delicatessen
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from Farringdon Street
Taking over the old Guardian building in Farringdon and filling it with rehearsal rooms and performance spaces, Theatre Delicatessen not only takes an entrepreneurial approach to ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Farringdon Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Farringdon Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
New Street Square
London > Attractions >
New Street Square, City, London EC4A | 3 minutes from Farringdon Street
Just off New Fetter Lane, New Street Square is a quiet space in Holborn where you can shop and stop off for a bite to eat. ... More
 
 
 
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St Bartholomew the Great
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Farringdon Street
St Bartholomew the Great is a historic church founded in 1123 and the oldest parish church in the City of London. Features include the pre-Reformation octagonal ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London
London > Attractions > Museums
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from Farringdon Street
Experience the real flavour of London life from the prehistoric to present day when you visit the Museum of London, a modern ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Farringdon Street

The best shops and markets near Farringdon Street
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Nicholas James
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16-18 Hatton Garden, Holborn, London EC1N | 2 minutes from Farringdon Street
A trip to Hatton Garden is a rite of passage for any newly engaged couple but it can also be a confusing one. With so many ... More
 
 
 
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Smithfield Market
London > Shopping > Markets
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 3 minutes from Farringdon Street
For tenants of Smithfield Market getting up in the dark is the nothing out of the ordinary; with the market opening at 4am these hard ... More
 
 
 
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Farm Collective
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 3 minutes from Farringdon Street
Its location opposite Smithfield Market is a very appropriate spot for the Farm Collective to set up shop. Working with select farmers and small producers, this outlet ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Farringdon Street

What are the best dining options near Farringdon Street London?
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Vivat Bacchus
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
47 Farringdon Street, Holborn, Clerkenwell, London EC4A | 1 minute from Farringdon Street
The South African owners behind Vivat Bacchus believe "life's too short to drink bad wine". It's hardly surprisingly then that they have one of the best ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
11 Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from Farringdon Street
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
 
 
 
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Smithfield Bar and Grill
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
2-3 West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 2 minutes from Farringdon Street
On the south side of one London's historic meat market, Smithfields Bar and Grill serves a renowned selection of steaks in a reassuringly elegant British setting. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Farringdon Street

Near Farringdon Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Career Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 5 minutes from Farringdon Street
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
 
 
 
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London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Farringdon Street
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
 
 
 
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B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 10 minutes from Farringdon Street
Featuring six catering stations, a demonstration bench and a communal dining table, B&H Kitchen , the cookery school from Bourne & Hollingsworth Group, guides Londoners ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Farringdon Street

Farringdon Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from Farringdon Street
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
My Chocolate Workshops
London > Leisure > Activities
Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwin Gardens, Holborn, London EC1N | 4 minutes from Farringdon Street
Immerse yourself in a world of chocolate with this mouth-watering workshop. You will discover how chocolate is processed from bean to bar. Sample a variety of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 6 minutes from Farringdon Street
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Farringdon Street

The best pubs near London Farringdon Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ye Old Mitre Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Ely Place, Holborn, London EC1N | 2 minutes from Farringdon Street
This elusive wood panelled old tavern, hidden down an alleyway between 8 and 9 Hatton Garden, dates back to 1547 when it was built for the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jerusalem Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
55 Britton Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 4 minutes from Farringdon Street
It’s teeny-tiny and, no, there aren’t enough seats, but the Jerusalem Tavern still provides a cosy nook to devour a rare breed of delicious ales. London’s ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The White Swan
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
108 Fetter Lane, Holborn, London EC4A | 4 minutes from Farringdon Street
Tucked into a quiet corner near Lincoln's Inn Fields, The White Swan is an absolute delight. The owners, Tom and Ed Martin, also run The Gun ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Farringdon Street

Farringdon Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bleeding Heart Bistro
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1 | 2 minutes from Farringdon Street
Set in an attractive cobbled courtyard, this candlelit bistro/wine bar is a taste of an older, more civilised world. Uniformed French waiters glide unobtrusively between tables ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bleeding Heart Tavern
London > Nightlife > Bars
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 2 minutes from Farringdon Street
As the less formal sister of the Bleeding Heart Restaurant, the Tavern has kept the brand's warm welcome, slick service and top nosh intact while presenting ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bounce Farringdon
London > Nightlife > Bars
121 Holborn, Holborn, London EC1N | 3 minutes from Farringdon Street
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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Farringdon Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Farringdon Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bleeding Heart Yard
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Farringdon, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 2 minutes from Farringdon Street
... More
 
 
 
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Haberdashers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 3 minutes from Farringdon Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rookery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peter's Lane, Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 4 minutes from Farringdon Street
... More
 
 
 
 

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The City Is Ours
The City Is Ours
Exhibitions | Until 2nd January 2018 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

More than half the world's population live in urban areas and that percentage is even higher in more developed countries. ...More

 
Lady Lucy: Portraits for Services, Gifts and Favours
Exhibitions | Until 24th September 2017 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

A participatory art project, asking members of the public to offer a service, gift or favour to another museum visitor ...More

My Point Forward
Exhibitions | Until 24th September 2017 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

Blast Theory present a series of newly commissioned short films in this interactive exhibition....More

Niall McDiarmid: Here And Now
Exhibitions | Until 15th October 2017 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

Photographic portraits of the people of London, taken over six years....More

Bill Viola
Exhibitions | Until 11th August 2018 

St Paul's Cathedral 8 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

The internationally-acclaimed artist displays a second permanent large-scale installation, titled Mary, the first moving-image artworks to be installed in a ...More

Bill Viola: Mary
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2018 

St Paul's Cathedral 8 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

Mary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire ...More

London Symphony Orchestra: The Damnation Of Faust
Concerts | Until 19th September 2017 

Barbican Centre 10 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

Sir Simon Rattle conducts the masterpiece by Berlioz that features Bryan Hymel as Faust, Karen Cargill as Marguerite, Gerald Finley ...More

Rattle
Exhibitions | Until 22nd December 2017 

Barbican Centre 10 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

An exhibition of photos and memorabilia covering Sir Simon Rattle's musical life to date....More

Interlock: Friends Pictured Within
Exhibitions | Until 7th January 2018 

Barbican Centre 10 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

Artist Jonathan Munro and musician Anna Meredith's multimedia installation exploring Edward Elgar's Enigma Variations....More

Less Than Thirteen
Exhibitions | Until 7th January 2018 

Barbican Centre 10 minutes walk from Farringdon Street

A large-scale projected artwork, which interprets the movement of Sir Simon Rattle conducting Elgar's Enigma Variations, reducing his form to ...More

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London Fashion Week Festival
London Fashion Week Festival
Exhibitions | From 21st September 

The Store Studios

Britain's biggest biannual showcase of British and international ...More

 
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Creative space and broadcast studios housed in a Brutalist building and home of London Fashion Week....More

Hospitality in the Park
Hospitality in the Park
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd September 

Finsbury Park

The final festival of the summer, Hospitality in the Park comes to Finsbury Park for ...More

 
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Pizza Pilgrims, West India Quay
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The largest pizzeria from Pizza Pilgrims James and ...More

 
West India Quay
West India Quay
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A stone's throw from Canary Wharf and Poplar, West India Quay is a dockside area ...More

 
Acosta Danza
Acosta Danza
Dance | From 27th September 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

Embracing all dance forms, Carlos Acosta's new dance company performs at Sadler's Wells on their ...More

 
The Mandrake
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The scent of jasmine hangs in the air at The Mandrake, a 34-room independent boutique ...More

 
Kabeiroi
Kabeiroi
Theatre | From 26th September 

Various Venues London

Pioneering immersive theatre company Punchdrunk (who gave us The Drowned Man, Sleep No More and ...More

 
My Great Orchestral Adventure
My Great Orchestral Adventure
Concerts | On 25th October 

Royal Albert Hall

Navigate shipwrecks and the stormy seas to a ...More

 
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