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.

 

LondonTown.com - Finsbury Square Location Map

 
 
 
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 £133  27% 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  34% 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 £89  27% 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
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The Owls Are Not What They Seem: Improvised Twin Peaks Plus Project 2/The Dreamweaver Quartet
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Friday 17th November 2017 - 8pm-11pm
Finsbury Square, 2 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 1 minute from Finsbury Square
...More
 
 
 
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The Guildhall School: Scenes at Six
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 17th November 2017 - 6pm
Finsbury Square, 1 Milton Street, Barbican, EC2Y | 4 minutes from Finsbury Square
...More
 
 
 
Now On
616 And Friends II
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 17th and Saturday 18th November 2017 - 8pm-2am
Finsbury Square, 38 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 7 minutes from Finsbury Square
...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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
... More
 
 
 
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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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Igloos at Aviary
Igloos at Aviary
Seasonal | Until 28th February 2018 

Aviary 1 minute walk from Finsbury Square

A high-altitude winter terrace pop-up, 10 floors above the City, Scandi styleigloos appear on the Aviary terrace, promising a rooftop ...More

 
The Guildhall School: Scenes at Six
Concerts | On 17th November 2017 

Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama 4 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

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Wild Life
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th November 2017 

The Queen Of Hoxton 5 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

House, disco, electro and techno in the basement plus party jams, pop and R&B on the ground floor....More

The Queen of Hoxton Winter Rooftop: The Moroccan Medina
The Queen of Hoxton Winter Rooftop: The Moroccan Medina
Foodie Events | Until 30th March 2018 

The Queen Of Hoxton 5 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

The Queen of Hoxton presents another seasonal rooftop pop-up this autumn, this time taking inspiration from Morocco for its theme. ...More

 
The Winter Forest
The Winter Forest
Seasonal | Until 12th January 2018 

Exchange Square 5 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

A new fairytale pop-up comes to Exchange Square in Broadgate for the first time this winter. Surrounded by a snow-covered ...More

 
Motor City Drum Ensemble & Daniele Baldelli & Volcov
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th November 2017 

XOYO 6 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

The artists supply soul, funk, disco and deep house music....More

Less Than Thirteen
Exhibitions | Until 7th January 2018 

Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

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

The People's Forest: Gayle Chong Kwan
Exhibitions | Until 18th March 2018 

Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

A contemporary visual art project which explores the history, politics, and people of London's ancient woodland, Epping Forest....More

Otherworld
Leisure | Until 18th November 2017 

Old Street Station 6 minutes walk from Finsbury Square

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Tis the season to be jolly, the decorations are up, the lights are on, the ...More

 
Andreas Gursky
Exhibitions | From 24th January 

The Hayward Gallery

Kicking off the gallery's 50th anniversary year, 2018 sees the Hayward Gallery host the first major retrospective in the UK of the work of Andreas Gursky. Considered one of the most significant photographers of our ...More

Beginning
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Elbow
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Concerts | On 7th March 

The O2 Arena

The Guy Garvey fronted four-piece from Bury who won the Mercury Music Prize in 2008 ...More

 
Re:Solutions Festival
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Exhibitions | From 4th January 

JuJu's Bar and Stage

The month-long Re:Solutions Festival invites wellness warriors to celebrate their love of health and wellbeing. ...More

 
Rotunda's Annual Beef Dinner
Rotunda's Annual Beef Dinner
Foodie Events | On 21st November 

Rotunda Bar and Restaurant

This November, Rotunda Bar & Restaurant presents its ...More

 
Bompas & Parr: Curses!
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Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology

The latest installation from Bompas & Parr, Curses! casts a shadowy light on the heritage ...More

 
The London Cabaret Club New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball
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Theatre | On 31st December 

The Bloomsbury Ballroom

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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st December 

KOKO

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Aldwych Theatre

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