Northampton Square

 
 
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Northampton Square, Clerkenwell, Islington, London EC1V
 
 

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

The nearest station to Northampton Square is Angel Tube Station which is about 8 minutes to the North West.

Northampton Square is in the London area of Clerkenwell.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Skinner Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What to do in London throughout 2016

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Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £66  39% off
Central Street, EC1V | 5 minutes from Northampton Square
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
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Discover Pole
London > Events > Sporting Events  Dates: 8th February 2016
London Dance Academy, The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
Are you ready to give pole dancing a go? Come along to one of our Discover Pole Dancing classes and give it a try. Classes are ...More
 
 
 
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Cycle Speed Dating (Women Only)
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: 10th February 2016
Look Mum No Hands!, 49 Old Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
Enjoy speed dating with a difference in this social event where female cyclists can meet other like-minded women....More
 
 
 
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Night Howls Comedy Club
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 10th February - 9th March 2016
The Betsey Trotwood, 56 Farringdon Road, EC1R | 7 minutes from Northampton Square
Hilarious stand-up and sketches from the likes of award-winning Gabby Best, Sam Fletcher, Kathryn Bond and many more....More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from Northampton Square
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from Northampton Square
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Red Lion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
One of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a welcome ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Northampton Square

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Northampton Square
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The Werkstatt
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7-9 Woodbridge Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from Northampton Square
The Werkstatt - meaning workshop in German - is a workshop for international designers and architects to meet, be inspired, play and create. A showcase for ... More
 
 
 
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House of Detention
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Sans Walk, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 5 minutes from Northampton Square
The House of Detention gets its name from its former purpose - as a prison - and there has been a prison on this site since ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Exmouth Market
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
A rich hunting ground for restaurants and bars, Exmouth Market twinkles under the fairy lights that zig-zag overhead across the scenic pedestrianised street. Hip hang outs ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Northampton Square

The best shops and markets near Northampton Square
Waterstone's City University
London > Shopping > Books
City University, Northampton Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Northampton Square
Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relative newcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ec one Exmouth Market
London > Shopping > Jewellery
41 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
Established in Clerkenwell in 1997, EC One jewellery has built up a glittering reputation for its individual, stylish jewellery. Husband and wife team Jos and Alison ... More
 
 
 
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Lesley Craze Gallery
London > Shopping > Jewellery
34 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
Lesley Craze houses contemporary pieces of jewellery design in an interesting gallery shop. A range of materials is used, including both precious and semi-precious metals, and ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Northampton Square

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The Peasant
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
240 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Northampton Square
The Peasant is really two different eateries under one roof. Downstairs is a crowded and cheerful gastropub, with a menu of substantial tapas and platters. Upstairs ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Miz en Bouche
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
316 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Northampton Square
French Bistro... More
 
 
 
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The Well
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
180 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Northampton Square
Everything about our meal at this superb gastropub in Clerkenwell was brilliant, from the towering pint'o'prawns ordered to start, to the grins plastered over our faces ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Northampton Square

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City University
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Northampton Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Northampton Square
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City University School of Law
London > Education > Law
Northampton Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Northampton Square
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B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 5 minutes from Northampton Square
Featuring six catering stations, a demonstration bench and a communal dining table, B&H Kitchen , the cookery school from Bourne & Hollingsworth Group, guides Londoners ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Northampton Square

Northampton Square gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
London Amateur Wrestlers
London > Leisure > Fitness
Martial Arts Hall, City University, Northampton Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Northampton Square
Wrestling Club ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 5 minutes from Northampton Square
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Northampton 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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Northampton Square

The best pubs near London Northampton Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Peasant
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
240 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Northampton Square
The Peasant is really two different eateries under one roof. Downstairs is a crowded and cheerful gastropub, with a menu of substantial tapas and platters. Upstairs ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Well
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
180 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Northampton Square
Everything about our meal at this superb gastropub in Clerkenwell was brilliant, from the towering pint'o'prawns ordered to start, to the grins plastered over our faces ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Ambassador
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
The Ambassador is one of the more special among of the gastro pubs in Exmouth Market thanks to its short but eclectic menu. It also owes ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Northampton Square

Northampton Square clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
El Paso Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
350 - 354 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Northampton Square
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Mint
London > Nightlife > Bars
182-186 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Northampton Square
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Leonards EC1
London > Nightlife > Bars
42 Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 5 minutes from Northampton Square
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Meeting venue hire near Northampton Square

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Northampton Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from Northampton Square
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
Myddelton Conference Rooms
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Hall, 90 Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from Northampton Square
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crypt on the Green
London > Business > Venue Hire
Clerkenwell Close, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
The Crypt on the Green, underneath St James Church in Clerkenwell, is on the site of the first nunnery to be built in London dating back ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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War Horse
War Horse
Theatre | Until 12th March 2016 

New London Theatre 4 minutes walk from Northampton Square

This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New ...More

 
Drawing on Childhood
Drawing on Childhood
Exhibitions | Until 1st May 2016 

The Foundling Museum 17 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Bringing together works of major illustrators from the eighteenth century to present day, Drawing on Childhood ...More

 
WetYourSelf! 9th Birthday
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 7th February 2016 

Fabric 19 minutes walk from Northampton Square

House and techno from guests Steve Lawler, Cormac, Peter Pixel and Jacob Husley to help celebrate the 9th anniversary of ...More

Drawing From Plant Life - Botanical Illustration Course
Exhibitions | Until 21st March 2016 

St Bartholomew the Great 21 minutes walk from Northampton Square

This introductory course aims to provide an opportunity to explore the art and science of botanical Illustration....More

Tattoo London
Tattoo London
Exhibitions | Until 8th May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Exploring the rich history of tattooing in London - looking back to the days when Captain Cook made his adventures ...More

 
The Crime Museum Uncovered
The Crime Museum Uncovered
Exhibitions | Until 10th April 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Northampton Square

For six months only, visitors to the Museum of London can gain unprecedented access to highlights from the Metropolitan Police's ...More

 
Our London Lives - Recording A Life
Exhibitions | Until 11th February 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Paul Atherton explores Father-Son relationships in this multimedia work which has been compiled from over 200 hours of video footage ...More

Curious Cabinets
Tours | On 7th February 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Become a museum curator for the day! Design a cabinet and decide what to put in it....More

The Doctor's Orders Present: J-Dilla Changed My Life
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 7th February 2016 

Scala 24 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Musicians and DJs perform to pay tribute to the hip hop artist, including De La Soul's DJ Maseo, Phat Kat, ...More

The Railway Children
The Railway Children
Theatre | Until 10th April 2016 

King's Cross Railway Station 25 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now at King's Cross ...More

 
 
 
 
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