Great Ormond Street

 
 
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Great Ormond Street, Bloomsbury, Camden, London WC1N
 
 

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

The nearest station to Great Ormond Street is Russell Square Tube Station which is about 4 minutes to the North West.

Great Ormond Street is in the London area of Bloomsbury.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Russell Square Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Holborn Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Brunswick Square NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
Bloomsbury Square Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Discover what's on in London 2015 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2015 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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    DoubleTree by Hilton London - West End
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  21% off
    92 Southampton Row, WC1B | 3 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    The DoubleTree by Hilton London - West End hotel is perfectly located in London's historic Bloomsbury district, between Holborn and Russell Square tube stations for convenient ... More
     
     
     
    Bloomsbury Park Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £50  33% off
    Southampton Row, WC1B | 3 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    The gorgeous Victorian building that houses the Thistle Bloomsbury Park is tall enough to offer great views of London from the top rooms. Located between the ... More
     
     
     
    Grange Holborn Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  40% off
    50-60 Southampton Row, WC1B | 3 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    The Grange Holborn is positioned right where the West End meets the City, giving guests the perfect opportunity to explore all aspects of London throughout the ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Great Ormond Street

    Near Great Ormond Street
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 9 minutes from Great Ormond 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
     
     
     
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    The Railway Children
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th December 2014 to 3rd January 2016
    King's Cross Railway Station, Euston Road, N1 | 13 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now arriving at King's Cross Theatre. E Nesbitt's classic tale ...More
     
     
     
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    The Play That Goes Wrong
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th September 2014 to 5th September 2015
    Duchess Theatre, Catherine Street, WC2B | 13 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Great Ormond Street

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    The Horse Hospital
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    30 Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from Great Ormond 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
     
     
     
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    Curzon Bloomsbury
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    The Brunswick, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    The arthouse Renoir Cinema underwent a major refurbishment in 2015 by The Curzon Cinema Group. Reopening as the Curzon Bloomsbury, the new name pays homage to ... More
     
     
     
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    Top Secret Comedy Club @ The Africa Centre
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    170 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 9 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    This new Covent Garden alternative to the West End tourist traps has welcomed the likes of filthy San Franciscan Scott Capurro and TV favourite Andi Osho. ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Great Ormond Street

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Great Ormond Street
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    Coram's Fields
    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    93 Guilford Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 2 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Coram's Fields is a special place for children where adults are allowed in only if accompanied by a child. Tucked away in the city centre it ... More
     
     
     
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    Conway Hall
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, Holborn, London WC1R | 3 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Conway Hall is a landmark of London's independent intellectual, political and cultural life. Completed in 1929 at a cost of about £45,000, the name was chosen ... More
     
     
     
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    Charles Dickens Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    48 Doughty Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 4 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Charles Dickens brought London to life with his imaginative depictions of city life and his fascination and passion for the foggy Victorian streets have inspired two ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Great Ormond Street

    The best shops and markets near Great Ormond Street
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    The People's Supermarket
    London > Shopping > Supermarkets
    72-78 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Great Ormond Street
    Rumour has it that The People's Supermarket fought off Tesco this a site on Lamb's Conduit Street, one of London's most independently spirited neighbourhoods. The sight ... More
     
     
     
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    Ben Pentreath Ltd
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    17 Rugby Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 2 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Ben, the man behind this pretty interiors shop in Bloomsbury, is an architectural designer now based in London after spending five years in New York. His ... More
     
     
     
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    French's Dairy
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    13 Rugby Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 2 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Artist Maggie Owen took a former dairy and turned it into an Art Deco emporium dripping in achingly hip designer jewellery. And the good news is ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Great Ormond Street

    What are the best dining options near Great Ormond Street London?
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    The Espresso Room
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    31-35 Great Ormond Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Great Ormond Street
    A small but perfectly formed independent coffee shop, The Espresso Room has just got room enough to house coffee, tea, sandwiches, cakes and whole beans by ... More
     
     
     
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    La Gourmandina
    London > Restaurants > French restaurants
    57 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Great Ormond Street
    French Cuisine... More
     
     
     
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    Cigala
    London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
    54 Lambs Conduit Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Great Ormond Street
    This expensive Spanish restaurant is in a lovely corner of town, and serves authentic and delicious fare, cooked to consistently high standards. However, many many visitors ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Great Ormond Street

    Near Great Ormond Street
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    The Method Studio
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 3 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    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
     
     
     
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    London Wine Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from Great Ormond 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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    School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 8 minutes from Great Ormond 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
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Great Ormond Street

    Great Ormond Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Ted's Grooming Room & Ottoman Lounge
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    31 Theobalds Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1X | 3 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Inspired by the skills and techniques of the Ottoman Empire's barbers, Ted's Grooming Room provides a sanctuary for men seeking the perfect shave. With ... More
     
     
     
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    All Star Lanes, Bloomsbury
    London > Leisure > Activities
    Victoria House, Bloomsbury Place, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 4 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    This fun bowling alley and restaurant is a great place for a gang of you to spend a memorable night out trying to out-do each other. ... More
     
     
     
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    Sense Spa at Rosewood London
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    252 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 6 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Launched in November 2013, the Sense Spa at Rosewood London is a sanctuary within central London. With Rosewood being an award-winning signature spa brand, visitors can ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Great Ormond Street

    The best pubs near London Great Ormond Street.
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    The Lamb
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    94 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Great Ormond Street
    On the peaceful, pedestrianised Lamb's Conduit Street, hidden behind an 18th century facade, is The Lamb, a beautifully preserved Grade II listed Victorian pub. The pub ... More
     
     
     
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    Duke (of York)
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    7 Roger Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 3 minutes from Great Ormond Street
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    Queens Larder Restaurant & Pub
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    1 Queen's Square, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 3 minutes from Great Ormond Street
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    Nightlife near Great Ormond Street

    Great Ormond Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    The Perseverance
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    63 Lamb's Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 1 minute from Great Ormond Street
    Formerly run by Billy Drew (who has opened The Chippy in Soho), The Perseverance in Lamb's Conduit Street re-opened in April 2007 under new management. It's ... More
     
     
     
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    Scarfes Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    252 High Holborn, Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 5 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    Named after the cartoonist Gerald Scarfe (whose characterful illustrations will adorn the bar's walls), Scarfes Bar is a shining beacon in the otherwise lacking High Holborn ... More
     
     
     
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    The American Bar at The Savoy
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Savoy, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 8 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    During The Savoy's £220million refit the American Bar was barely touched, ensuring it stayed true to its traditional, sleek design that is synonymous with the iconic ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Great Ormond Street

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Great Ormond Street.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Foundling Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 5 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now tells ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Sir John Soane's Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A | 7 minutes from Great Ormond Street
    An appealingly higgledy-piggledy treasure trove of artefacts, the extraordinary Sir John Soane's Museum elegantly located on Lincoln's Inn Fields is well worth an exploratory rummage. Lurking ... More
     
     
     
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    British Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 7 minutes from Great Ormond 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
     
     
     
     

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    Language Courses In Spanish, Italian, French, Brazilian-Portuguese And German
    Exhibitions | Until 25th September 2015 

    Conway Hall 3 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

    Lunchtime and evening courses from beginner to advanced....More

    Foundling Sunday
    Concerts | On 2nd August 2015 

    The Foundling Museum 5 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

    Research volunteer Barbara Prynn tells the stories of children brought to the Hospital following the Napoleonic Wars. The talk is ...More

    26 Pairs Of Eyes
    Exhibitions | Until 26th September 2015 

    The Foundling Museum 5 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

    Twenty-six sestudes, written works that feature exactly 62 words, shown alongside the artefacts from the collection that inspired their creation. ...More

    Geoffrey Preston: Lines Of Beauty
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    The Foundling Museum 5 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

    A review of the 400-year-old tradition of decorative plasterwork, from the Rococo splendour of the Foundling Hospital Court Room to ...More

    Foundlings At War: Military Bands
    Exhibitions | Until 5th October 2015 

    The Foundling Museum 5 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

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    Make A Manga Comic: Workshop
    Exhibitions | On 2nd August 2015 

    British Museum 7 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

    Create a Japanese comic....More

    Indigenous Australia: Enduring Civilisation
    Indigenous Australia: Enduring Civilisation
    Exhibitions | Until 2nd August 2015 

    British Museum 7 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

    Indigenous Australia at the British Museum is the first major exhibition in the UK to present the history of both ...More

     
    Bonaparte And The British: Prints And Propaganda In The Age Of Napoleon
    Exhibitions | Until 16th August 2015 

    British Museum 7 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

    This exhibition will focus on the printed propaganda that either reviled or glorified Napoleon Bonaparte, on both sides of the ...More

    No Colour Bar: Black British Art In Action 1960-1990
    Exhibitions | Until 24th January 2016 

    Guildhall Art Gallery 7 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

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    Missionaries and Idols in Polynesia
    Exhibitions | Until 26th September 2015 

    School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) 8 minutes walk from Great Ormond Street

    Missionaries and Idols in Polynesia at the Brunei Gallery within SOAS documents the London Missionary Society from 1792 to 1825, ...More

     
     
     
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