Gower Street

 
 
ADDRESS
Gower Street, Bloomsbury, Camden, London WC1E 
 

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

The nearest station to Gower Street is Goodge Street Tube Station which is about 3 minutes to the South West.

Gower Street is in the London area of Bloomsbury.

 

LondonTown.com - Gower Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Goodge Street Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Euston Square Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
Euston Railway Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Russell Court NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Collingwood House NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Gower Street on LondonTown.com

 
Summer Hotels 2006

The Eton Academy This stunning hotel promises both luxury and real inimitability. The essence of English sophistication, located in leafy, literary Bloomsbury just minutes from the West End,...

 
 
London Calendar 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Gower Street

Near Gower Street
Regency House Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £60  28% off
71 Gower Street, WC1E | 1 minute from Gower Street
For those who fancy staying in a hotel with a piece of English history, the Regency House Hotel should be first pick. Dating back to the ... More
 
 
 
The Academy Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £21  24% off
21 Gower Street, WC1E | 3 minutes from Gower Street
Thick carpets, antique furniture, free-standing claw-foot baths and delicate floral fabrics create an atmosphere of intimate country house elegance throughout this boutique Georgian hotel owned by ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £61  21% off
130 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 5 minutes from Gower Street
With 330 rooms, this West End venue conforms to the Radisson brand, offering a wide choice of rooms, smart, modern surroundings - with Asian-influenced touches and ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Gower Street

Near Gower Street
Miss Saigon
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 3rd May to 25th October 2014
Prince Edward Theatre, 28 Old Compton Street, Soho, London W1D | 12 minutes from Gower Street
Miss Saigon makes a welcome return to London's West End in 2014, taking to the stage at the Prince Edward Theatre. The musical by Claude-Michel Schonberg ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
War Horse
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 14th February 2015
New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 13 minutes from Gower Street
This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Stomp
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st August 2010 to 21st December 2014 - Various Times
Ambassadors Theatre, West Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 13 minutes from Gower Street
Stomp stages an aural assault on your senses at the Ambassadors Theatre. There is no plot, no dialogue and nobody speaks a word. Instead a group ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Gower Street

Near Gower Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bloomsbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Gower Street
Owned and part-funded by University College London, the Bloomsbury was completed in 1968 on the site of a bomb-damaged church. The years have not been kind ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wheatsheaf
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
25 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Gower Street
Stop at The Wheatsheaf on Rathbone Place and you'll be having a pint where people like George Orwell, Anthony Burgess and Dylan Thomas have stopped and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Horse Hospital
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
30 Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 7 minutes from Gower Street
As the name suggests, The Horse Hospital wasn't always the modern arts venue it is today. Once home to sick and injured horses - many references ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Gower Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Gower Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pollock's Toy Museum
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
1 Scala Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Gower Street
Crammed inside two townhouses (one 18th, the other 19th century) on a pretty sidestreet you'll find this historic haven for toys of all kinds. Named after ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wiener Library
London > Attractions > Museums
29 Russell Square, WC1B | 4 minutes from Gower Street
The Wiener Library is the world's oldest library dedicated to the study of the Holocaust, its causes and legacies. The library also hosts a regular programme ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Building Centre
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
26 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 4 minutes from Gower Street
Open to the public as well as construction professionals, The Building Centre houses a permanent exhibition of a 1:1500 scale model of Central London. Current major ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Gower Street

The best shops and markets near Gower Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Waterstone's - Gower Street
London > Shopping > Books
82 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 1 minute from Gower Street
Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relativenewcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, in1982 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Heal's
London > Shopping > House and Garden
196 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 2 minutes from Gower Street
Though it was established in 1800 Heal's is renowned for its beautifully designed furniture, attractive modern decorations and hyper-modern kitchenware. The Heal's trademark has become synonymous ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Almost Famous
London > Shopping > Ladies Fashion
5 Percy Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Gower Street
Almost Famous started out selling limited runs of classy denim, but this flagship store marks their expansion into a whole range of elegant ladies clothes. Born ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Gower Street

What are the best dining options near Gower Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Meals at Heal's
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
196 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 2 minutes from Gower Street
Oliver Peyton clearly picked up his ideas about naming businesses from somebody in the hairdressing trade. 'Meal's at Heals' now joins his 'In the Park' as ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Caffe Nero
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
79 Tottenham Court Road, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Gower Street
Nero is probably the best of the Capital’s coffee shop chains. Offers a wide range of authentic Italian coffee in a pleasant relaxed environment. Snacks include ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
63 Tottenham Court Road, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Gower 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Gower Street

Near Gower Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from Gower Street
The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) is among the best schools for the studies of foreign cultures and languages in the world. In fact, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Slade School of Fine Art
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 3 minutes from Gower Street
Among the best regarded art schools in the world. The Slade is a fairly traditional school with an insistence on certain techniques within each undergraduate course, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, WC1H | 5 minutes from Gower Street
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Gower Street

Gower Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dolphin Swimming Club
London > Leisure > Activities
U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 1 minute from Gower Street
Swimming lessons for children and aquaphobic adults. This is one of the more popular swimming schools in London, and one of the most long-running, with over ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fitzroy Square Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Fitzroy Square, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 5 minutes from Gower Street
Fitzroy Square is one of London's finest squares and the only London square designed by Robert Adam. It is named after Charles Fitzroy, 4th Duke of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
John Lewis Roof Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
278-306 Oxford Street, W1A | 7 minutes from Gower Street
Celebrating its 150th anniversary, John Lewis has created a Roof Garden on its flagship Oxford Street store for the summer of 2014, open from Saturday 3rd ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Gower Street

The best pubs near London Gower Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King & Queen
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Foley Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 8 minutes from Gower Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown & Sceptre
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
86 Great Titchfield Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 8 minutes from Gower Street
Following a refurbishment in 2014, the Crown & Sceptre in Fritzrovia has revealed a new look and an improved range of beers including London brews, seasonally ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Queens Larder Restaurant & Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Queen's Square, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 8 minutes from Gower Street
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Gower Street

Gower Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shochu Lounge
London > Nightlife > Bars
37 Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 5 minutes from Gower Street
Shochu Lounge's mixture of of rustic wood and shiny twenty-first century fittings is very Japanese, as is the low, moody lighting, and the cocktails, which are ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Drakes Tabanco
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Windmill Street, W1T | 6 minutes from Gower Street
Drakes Tabanco opens on 7th October 2013. Serving fine and rare sherry wines straight from barrel, alongside a Spanish and British food menu, Drakes Tabanco is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bourne & Hollingsworth
London > Nightlife > Bars
28 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Gower Street
Prohibition-era themed basement bar in Fitzrovia, with a good line in retro comedy. The joke is that it's a bar dodging the law by masquerading as ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Gower Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Gower Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Gower Street
The historic headquarters of Quakers in Britain, Friends House in Euston has 23 function rooms including a large Meeting Hall which seats up to 1,100 guests. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 7 minutes from Gower Street
If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sanderson Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 8 minutes from Gower Street
... More
 
 
 
 

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Empire, Faith & Kinship: The Sikhs & The Great War
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) 3 minutes walk from Gower Street

Examining the contribution of Sikh soldiers in the First World War, Empire, Faith & Kinship: The Sikhs & The Great ...More

German Jews and the First World War
Exhibitions | Until 2nd October 2014 

The Wiener Library 4 minutes walk from Gower Street

This exhibition at The Wiener Library examines the experience of Germany-Jewry during and after the First World War, by taking ...More

Black + White
Exhibitions | Until 27th September 2014 

Coningsby Gallery 4 minutes walk from Gower Street

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An Idiosyncratic A To Z Of The Human Condition
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

Wellcome Collection 5 minutes walk from Gower Street

A selection of objects from medical artefacts, paintings, manuscripts, audio-visual material and more, including a 14th century Persian horoscope, a ...More

Judy Manany And Megan Yunupingu
Exhibitions | Until 4th October 2014 

Rebecca Hossack Art Gallery At Charlotte Street 5 minutes walk from Gower Street

An exhibition of Worrwurr (Owl) carvings by Elcho Island artists that showcase a distinctly contemporary approach to traditional techniques of ...More

Sherry Karver: People Watching
Exhibitions | Until 27th September 2014 

Rebecca Hossack Gallery 6 minutes walk from Gower Street

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Esther Nienhuis: Saudade
Exhibitions | Until 27th September 2014 

Rebecca Hossack Gallery 6 minutes walk from Gower Street

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Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

British Museum 7 minutes walk from Gower Street

Through spectacular objects from 15th century China, Ming: 50 Years That Changed China, the blockbuster autumn exhibition at the British ...More

 
Ancient Lives: New Discoveries
Ancient Lives: New Discoveries
Exhibitions | Until 30th September 2014 

British Museum 7 minutes walk from Gower Street

Scientific analysis of mummies by the British Museum using procedures such as X-ray and CT scanning has revealed a wealth ...More

 
There's No Place Like Home: The Usa In The Citi Money Gallery: Talk
Exhibitions | On 23rd September 2014 

British Museum 7 minutes walk from Gower Street

A gallery talk by Ben Alsop....More

 
 
 
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