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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London Events 2016

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2016 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2016 London events.

 
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Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £59  23% 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
 
 
 
The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £175  29% off
49-50 St John's Square, EC1V | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
Located nearby to trendy neighbourbood Farringdon, The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell has been affectionately named the Great Aunt of the original Zetter Hotel. Within the Georgian townhouse, ... More
 
 
 
The Zetter Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  32% off
St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 6 minutes from Northampton Square
Found in the trendy neighbourhood of Clerkenwell, The Zetter Hotel provides stylish boutique accommodation within a converted Victorian warehouse. With 59 rooms, each individually designed and ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Northampton Square

Near Northampton Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 6th December 2016 to 29th January 2017
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 4 minutes from Northampton Square
Dance master Matthew Bourne takes on Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's film and Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale to create new ballet production The Red Shoes, being ...More
 
 
 
Now On
Dancing With The Devil
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 26th to 29th Jun 2016 - Various Times
Sadler's Wells: Lilian Baylis Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 4 minutes from Northampton Square
Aletta Lawson's play based on the life of the dancer Rudolf Nureyev, directed by Anastasia Revi....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Sam Jacob Studio: One Thing After Another
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th May to 1st July 2016 - 10am-5pm
The Werkstatt, 7-9 Woodbridge Street, EC1R | 4 minutes from Northampton Square
A project that starts with the most mundane yet essential form of architecture - a garden shed. The structure is 3D scanned to create a digital ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Northampton Square

Near Northampton Square
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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

What are the best dining options near Northampton Square London?
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
Miz en Bouche
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
316 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Northampton Square
French Bistro... 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
 
 
 
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Education near Northampton Square

Near Northampton Square
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
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
... More
 
 
 
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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Russian Contemporary Drawing. No Limits.
Exhibitions | Until 3rd August 2016 

Pushkin House 7 minutes walk from Northampton Square

An exhibition bringing together 23 Russian artists from across the generations, from young emerging artists to older and more well-known ...More

Sunday Assembly 3rd Birthday
Kids Events | Until 18th December 2016 

Conway Hall 10 minutes walk from Northampton Square

The Sunday Assembly is a Secular congregation that celebrates life! Come along to sing songs, hear inspiring talks and be ...More

Summer Concert
Concerts | On 26th June 2016 

St Andrew's Church 15 minutes walk from Northampton Square

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Found
Exhibitions | Until 4th September 2016 

The Foundling Museum 17 minutes walk from Northampton Square

For this major exhibition, Foundling Fellow Cornelia Parker has invited over sixty outstanding artists from a range of creative disciplines ...More

Superman Was A Foundling
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2016 

The Foundling Museum 17 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Award-winning writer Lemn Sissay MBE presents a visual exploration of the character who has come to play an important role ...More

Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2016 

Guildhall Art Gallery 18 minutes walk from Northampton Square

For two years acclaimed British photographer Martin Parr was the City of London's official photographer-in-residence. Between 2013 and 2015 ...More

 
WetYourSelf!
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 26th June 2016 

Fabric 19 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Niff, Jacob Husley and Peter Pixzel supply house and techno in Room One....More

Anger: Understanding It, Overcoming It
Exhibitions | On 26th June 2016 

The Old Finsbury Town Hall 21 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Literary & Education, Lecture....More

Under London
Exhibitions | Until 3rd July 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Simon Norfolk's photographs show ten objects found at archaeological digs across the capital since the late 20th century....More

Under London
Exhibitions | Until 3rd July 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Northampton Square

Object-focused photographs taken by world-renowned landscape photographer, Simon Norfolk which capture ten objects found at archaeological digs across the capital ...More

 
 
 
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