Library Street

 
 
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Library Street, Southwark, SE1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Library Street is Elephant & Castle Railway Station which is about 5 minutes to the South East.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Southwark Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Library Street NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £77  21% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from Library Street
Situated just a five minute walk from London Waterloo Station, the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is nearby to many central London locations, with the London ... More
 
 
 
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Near Library Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Caretaker
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 26th March to 14th May 2016
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
Joining celebrated actor Ralph Fiennes, who stars in The Master Builder , on The Old Vic 2016 ...More
 
 
 
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The Master Builder
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 25th January to 19th March 2016
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
Award-winning film and stage actor Ralph Fiennes stars in a new adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's The Master Builder at ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jekyll & Hyde
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th to 28th May 2016
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
Matthew Warchus, the new artistic director of T he Old Vic , is bringing different forms of entertainment back to the renowned ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Library Street

Near Library Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Library Street
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Old Vic Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
103 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
With the exception of The Globe, the Old Vic has had a greater influence on the history of drama than any theatre standing today. From John ... More
 
 
 
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The Young Vic
London > Entertainment > Theatres
66 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
Knocked together out of breeze blocks for a minimal budget in 1970, Lawrence Olivier's experimental theatre was intended to last for five years, and provide an ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Library Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Library Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Alma Enterprises
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Library Street
After five years at 1 Vyner Street Alma Enterprises, the project-space which began as a base for successful young artists' collective 'Land', moved to this new ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St George's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Library Street
One of two cathedrals in Southwark, St George's Cathedral opened in 1848 as the first Catholic cathedral in the UK after the Reformation. The impressive building ... More
 
 
 
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Library Street

The best shops and markets near Library Street
Silverprint
London > Shopping > Specialists
120 London Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Library Street
Darkroom accessories... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Library Street
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
 
 
 
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The Laughing Gravy
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
154 Blackfriars Road, Southwark, SE1 | 3 minutes from Library Street
International cuisine. Booking advised for lunch. Separate room for parties. Tables on patio. ... More
 
 
 
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El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 3 minutes from Library Street
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Masters Super Fish
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
191 Waterloo Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Library Street
Fish & Chips ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Library Street

Near Library Street
London Executive Schools
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
5 Westminster Bridge Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Library Street
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Southwark College
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
... More
 
 
 
Southwark College
London > Education > English Language Courses
Waterloo Centre, The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
No beginners accepted. £200 per week. Maximum class size 25.... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Library Street

The best pubs near London Library Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Anchor & Hope
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
The Anchor & Hope is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Library Street
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Library Street
If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Library Street

Library Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Ministry of Sound
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Library Street
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
Imbibe
London > Nightlife > Bars
173 Blackfriars Road, SE1 | 4 minutes from Library Street
From the outside, Imbibe looks fairly unpromising - a brash wash of colour frames a series of large modern, windows. Inside, a strong 70s retro theme ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Library Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Library Street.
Ministry of Sound
London > Business > Venue Hire
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Library Street
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
Siobhan Davies Studios
London > Business > Venue Hire
85 St George's Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Library Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Library Street
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Library Street

Library Street, Library Stret
 
 

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Creative Workshop
Exhibitions | Until 21st February 2016 

London Transport Museum 2 minutes walk from Library Street

Create your own mosaic....More

Night Shift
Night Shift
Exhibitions | Until 10th April 2016 

London Transport Museum 2 minutes walk from Library Street

Opening on the first weekend of what was meant to be the first weekend of the night tube - before ...More

 
Night Photography With Simon Gregor
Exhibitions | Until 13th February 2016 

London Transport Museum 2 minutes walk from Library Street

A chance to learn about the photography specialism with an expert....More

Storytime
Kids Events | Until 21st February 2016 

London Transport Museum 2 minutes walk from Library Street

Storytime session for all ages....More

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre | Until 4th June 2016 

Theatre Royal Drury Lane 3 minutes walk from Library Street

Nominated for a staggering seven gongs in the 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...More

 
Kinky Boots
Kinky Boots
Theatre | Until 24th September 2016 

Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from Library Street

Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey ...More

 
Hand to God
Theatre | Until 11th June 2016 

Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from Library Street

Taking into account its favour with the critics and several Tony nominations, irreverent puppet comedy ...More

The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 3rd July 2016 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from Library Street

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
99 Club Late Show
Comedy | On 13th February 2016 

Strand Palace Hotel 3 minutes walk from Library Street

Stand-up from Phil Wang, Ivo Graham, Suzi Ruffell and MC James Dowdeswell....More

99 Club Covent Garden
Comedy | On 13th February 2016 

Strand Palace Hotel 3 minutes walk from Library Street

Stand-up from Sara Pascoe, Iain Stirling, Mark Maier and MC James Dowdeswell....More

 
 
 
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