Finsbury Square  

 
 
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Finsbury Square, City, Islington, London EC2A
 
 

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

The nearest station to Finsbury Square is Moorgate Railway Station which is about 4 minutes to the South West.

Finsbury Square is in the London area of City.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Old Street Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Finsbury Square NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
Clere Street NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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South Place Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £142  32% off
3 South Place, EC2M | 4 minutes from Finsbury Square
Located within arms reach of both Moorgate and Liverpool Street stations, is South Place Hotel, a luxury London hotel featuring three swanky bars and two top-notch ... More
 
 
 
Apex London Wall Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £86  42% off
7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 7 minutes from Finsbury Square
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
 
 
 
196 Bishopsgate Serviced Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £100  30% off
196 Bishopsgate, EC2M | 7 minutes from Finsbury Square
From studio apartments to one and two beds, 196 Bishopsgate offers a full range of self-catering flats that give you more independence than a hotel. Apartments ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Finsbury Square

Near Finsbury Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ends Today
Camille Walala: Villa Walala
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 16th to 24th September 2017
Finsbury Square, Broadgate, EC2A | 5 minutes from Finsbury Square
An exuberantly colourful, strange and squidgy new world, Villa Walala creates an unexpected architectural landscape in the heart of Broadgate. Dreamt up by textile designer Camille ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Hoxton Ukulele Hootenanny
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 25th September 2017 - 7pm-12midnight
Finsbury Square, 1-5 Curtain Road, EC2A | 5 minutes from Finsbury Square
Participate in uke renditions of classics and modern pop....More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 24th September 2017 - 7.30pm-12midnight
Finsbury Square, 38 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 7 minutes from Finsbury Square
New Zealand-based rapper Raiza Biza hosts a line-up which includes DJ Vulc, Pharoah, Sharna Cane, Kenny Slade, Peri X and Nina Alexis....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Finsbury Square

Near Finsbury Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Nursery Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
2 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 1 minute from Finsbury Square
From 1st June 2017 The Nursery Theatre opens a new improv theatre at 2 Finsbury Square as part of the Theatre Delicatessen building ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
1 Milton Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from Finsbury Square
Milton Court, opened in September 2013, provides the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities. The £89 million building on Silk ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Finsbury Square
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Finsbury Square

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Finsbury Square
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Bunhill Fields
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
38 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from Finsbury Square
Small, wooded dissenters' cemetery in the city centre. William Blake, John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe are among over 120,000 nonconformists whose bodies are squeezed closely together within ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Broadgate Ice Rink
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Exchange House, 12 Primrose Street, City, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Finsbury Square
London's longest-running outdoor ice rink, Broadgate Ice Rink, can be found between mid November and the end of February in Exchange Square, only a couple of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
71a Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
71a Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Finsbury Square
71a is a gallery and events space in East London hosting everything from film screenings to exhibitions and parties to panels.... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Finsbury Square

The best shops and markets near Finsbury Square
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Beach in the East
London > Shopping >
Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from Finsbury Square
Fashion Creative Yasmin Sewell presents pop up shop Beach in the East in a disused Shoreditch swimming pool. Opened in late May, just in time for ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Flittner
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
86 Moorgate, City, London EC2M | 5 minutes from Finsbury Square
An old-fashioned barber’s patronised by city gentlemen and established in 1904. As well as a shampoo and cut you can also have the traditional hot towel ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charbonnel et Walker
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
The Mall West Concourse Liverpool Street Station, City, London EC2M | 5 minutes from Finsbury Square
This long-established royal warrant holding chocolatier, set up in 1875 at the behest of Edward VII, has been making the finest chocolate in traditional French style ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Finsbury Square

What are the best dining options near Finsbury Square London?
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The Modern Pantry
London > Restaurants >
14 Finsbury Square, City, London EC2 | 1 minute from Finsbury Square
Canadian-born, New Zealand raised chef Anna Hansen has blazed a trail with her Clerkenwell restaurant, The Modern Pantry, opened in August 2008 just down the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aviary
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
The Montcalm Royal London House, 22-25 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 1 minute from Finsbury Square
Up with the birds, on the tenth floor of The Montcalm Royal London House, you'll find Aviary, the hotel's rooftop restaurant run by the ETM Group ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
PizzaBuzz
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
2 Worship Street, City, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Finsbury Square
Forget pepperoni and Hawaiian, PizzaBuzz offers diners intriguing pizza toppings diners - bacon jam with balsamic, anyone? - and a choice between five different bases, including ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Finsbury Square

Near Finsbury Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Finsbury Square
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 | 6 minutes from Finsbury Square
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 | 9 minutes from Finsbury Square
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
 
 
 
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Leisure near Finsbury Square

Finsbury Square gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 10 minutes from Finsbury Square
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 10 minutes from Finsbury Square
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 11 minutes from Finsbury Square
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 Finsbury Square

The best pubs near London Finsbury Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Long Arm Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
20-26 Worship Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from Finsbury Square
The flagship site of the Long Arm Pub & Brewery this Worship Street pub comes with its own brewery, set up by ETM founders ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The White Horse
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Exchange Square, Appold Street, City, London EC2M | 4 minutes from Finsbury Square
A Geronimo Inns pub in the City, The White Horse gives city workers a bright, airy space to eat, drink and relax and its pub garden ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from Finsbury Square
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Finsbury Square

Finsbury Square clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Burdock
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Montcalm Royal London House, 22-25 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 1 minute from Finsbury Square
Burdock, the stylish bar within the Montcalm Royal London House hotel in Finsbury Square, is serious about its brews. For evidence look to the four overhanging ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Flight Club Shoreditch
London > Nightlife > Bars
2A Worship Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from Finsbury Square
Following on from the likes of Bounce and Swingers, social entertainment venue Flight Club continues the theme of sports within London bars, elevating the classic pub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Black Rock
London > Nightlife > Bars
9 Christopher Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from Finsbury Square
Black Rock, a Shoreditch whisky bar which sets out to demystify the spirit has, at its centre, an 18 foot, ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Finsbury Square

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Finsbury Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Finsbury Square
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The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 5 minutes from Finsbury Square
While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Finsbury Square
The Barbican Centre is the jewel in London's artistic crown, with its theatres, concert halls, art galleries and cinema providing a year-round programme of ... More
 
 
 
 

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The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
Theatre | Until 1st April 2018 

Criterion Theatre 2 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

Mischief Theatre, creators of The Play That Goes Wrong - winner of the Olivier Award for Best New Comedy - ...More

 
Annie
Annie
Theatre | Until 18th February 2018 

Piccadilly Theatre 2 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

It's a hard-knock life in 1930s New York during the Great Depression in the feel good, Tony Award-winning musical. Based ...More

 
Thriller Live
Thriller Live
Theatre | Until 1st October 2017 

Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue 3 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

Michael Jackson's untimely death may have propelled this musical into orbit; Thriller - Live became a tribute show overnight with ...More

 
Comedy Store Players
Comedy | On 24th September 2017 

Comedy Store 3 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

A night of improvisation from Paul Merton, Josie Lawrence, Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch, Neil Mullarkey and Andy Smart....More

The Phantom of the Opera
The Phantom of the Opera
Theatre | Until 3rd March 2018 

Her Majesty's Theatre 3 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

Andrew Lloyd Webber's most enduring hit has been running since 1984 and is still as popular with audiences and critics ...More

 
Matisse in the Studio
Matisse in the Studio
Exhibitions | Until 12th November 2017 

Royal Academy of Arts 4 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

The Royal Academy of Arts invites you to step into the studio of Henri Matisse this summer, where you'll be ...More

 
Jasper Johns
Exhibitions | Until 10th December 2017 

Royal Academy of Arts 4 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

The Royal Academy hosts a major Jasper Johns exhibition in 2017, showcasing his work in the Main Galleries show. Regarded ...More

Lesley Garrett And Friends Gala Concert
Concerts | On 24th September 2017 

Haymarket Theatre Royal 4 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

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The Ferryman
The Ferryman
Theatre | Until 6th January 2018 

Gielgud Theatre 4 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

Following a sold out run at the Royal Court, (the fastest selling show in the theatre's history) Jez Butterworth's The ...More

 
Les Miserables
Les Miserables
Theatre | Until 3rd March 2018 

Queen's Theatre 4 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

Jean Valjean, released on parole after 19 years on the chain gang, finds that the yellow ticket-of-leave he must, by ...More

 

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The Queen Of Hoxton

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The Dark Room
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Theatre | From 8th November 

Theatre 503

Angela Betzien's award-winning The Dark Room comes to Theatre503 for its UK premiere. Transferring from ...More

 
Megan's by the Green
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Dining 

A dog-friendly neighbourhood cafe with fairy lights and a great place for after-school pizzas....More

 
Rochelle Canteen at the Institute of Contemporary Arts
Rochelle Canteen at the Institute of Contemporary Arts
Dining 

Margot Henderson and Melanie Arnold, known for their ...More

 
Frog by Adam Handling
Frog by Adam Handling
Dining 

The flagship restaurant for Adam Handling, one of the hottest young chefs in London....More

 
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Dining 

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Olle
Dining 

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Lambeth Fireworks
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Brockwell Park

In 2017 Lambeth Council's annual Fireworks display at Brockwell Park takes on 'A Night at ...More

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

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Pizza Pilgrims, West India Quay
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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

 
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