Old Street

 
 
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Old Street, Clerkenwell, Islington, London EC1V
 
 

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

The nearest station to Old Street is Old Street Railway Station which is about 1 minutes to the East.

Old Street is in the London area of Clerkenwell.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Clere Street NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
Paul Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £130  22% off
    151-157 City Road, EC1V | 3 minutes from Old Street
    M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City is more than just a luxury hotel, it is a symbol of the pioneering spirit of London. Located near ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express London-City
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £58  32% off
    275 Old Street, EC1V | 5 minutes from Old Street
    Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
     
     
     
    Thistle City Barbican Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  30% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 7 minutes from Old Street
    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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    Events near Old Street

    Near Old Street
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    Henry IV (Part II)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th December 2015 to 23rd January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 8 minutes from Old Street
    Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed at the Barbican by Royal Shakespeare ...More
     
     
     
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    Henry IV (Part I)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 7th November 2015 to 24th January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 8 minutes from Old Street
    The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November once again as part of the King and ...More
     
     
     
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    Hamlet
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th August to 31st October 2015
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 8 minutes from Old Street
    Benedict Cumberbatch stars in the title role of Hamlet in Lyndsey Turner's production of Shakespeare's tragedy at the Barbican. The story famously follows the son who ...More
     
     
     
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    Shoreditch Electric Light Station
    London > Entertainment >
    Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 6 minutes from Old Street
    As the name suggests, Shoreditch Electric Light Station began life as an electricity generating station. Now home of Circus Space, the building, which dates back to ... More
     
     
     
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    Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    1 Milton Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from Old Street
    Milton Court, opened in September 2013, provides the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities. The £89 million building on Silk ... More
     
     
     
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    The Old Blue Last
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 8 minutes from Old Street
    The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a magazine ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Old Street

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Old Street
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    Bunhill Fields
    London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
    38 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Old Street
    Small, wooded dissenters' cemetery in the city centre. William Blake, John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe are among over 120,000 nonconformists whose bodies are squeezed closely together within ... More
     
     
     
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    71a Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    71a Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Old Street
    71a is a gallery and events space in East London hosting everything from film screenings to exhibitions and parties to panels.... More
     
     
     
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    Host Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    1 Honduras Street, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from Old Street
    Host was established in 2005 by Jon Levy, director of foto8, and Adrian Evans, director of Panos Pictures. Photojournalism - from classical black and white reportage ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Old Street

    The best shops and markets near Old Street
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    Bookartbookshop
    London > Shopping > Books
    17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Old Street
    We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
     
     
     
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    Beach in the East
    London > Shopping >
    Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Old Street
    Fashion Creative Yasmin Sewell presents pop up shop Beach in the East in a disused Shoreditch swimming pool. Opened in late May, just in time for ... More
     
     
     
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    Sh! Women's Erotic Emporium
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    57 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 7 minutes from Old Street
    Tea and sex, how very British! This friendly boutique in Hoxton Square offers girlies the chance to seek out kinky playthings, books and erotica, in a ... More
     
     
     
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    Shoreditch Grind
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    213 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | On Old Street
    An espresso bar, cocktail bar and recording studio in one circular stand-alone building on the edge of Old Street Roundabout, Shoreditch Grind is frequently name checked ... More
     
     
     
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    Bone Daddies, The Bower
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    207-211 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | On Old Street
    Following on from the Soho and Kensington locations, Bone Daddies has now launched at The Bower in east London. Steering away from sushi, this restaurant gives ... More
     
     
     
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    Pinchito Tapas
    London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
    32 Featherstone Street, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from Old Street
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    Education near Old Street

    Near Old Street
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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Old Street
    City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
     
     
     
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Old Street
    This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
     
     
     
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    Workers' Educational Association
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from Old Street
    National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Old Street

    Old Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 5 minutes from Old Street
    Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Old Street
    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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    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 13 minutes from Old Street
    Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Old Street

    The best pubs near London Old Street.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Princess of Shoreditch
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Old Street
    Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Fox
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Old Street
    Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Bricklayers Arms
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from Old Street
    This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Old Street

    Old Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Nightjar Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    129-131 City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Old Street
    For live jazz and adventurous signature cocktails in a subterranean speakeasy setting try The Nightjar Bar in Shoreditch. Taking its cue from the illicit anti-Prohibition bars ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Artillery Arms
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Old Street
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    Trapeze Bar
    London > Nightlife >
    89 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Old Street
    Set over two levels at 89 Great Eastern Street, Trapeze Bar occupies the space that was previously home to East Village for over five years and ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Old Street

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Old Street.
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    The HAC Grounds
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    City Road, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from Old Street
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    London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Old Street
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    The Brewery
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 7 minutes from Old Street
    While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Your Mum's House X The Carnival Turn Up
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    XOYO 3 minutes walk from Old Street

    Carnival after-party following on from the success of last year's....More

    Sunday at Trapeze Bar
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    Trapeze Bar 5 minutes walk from Old Street

    Doctor's Orders DJs Mr Thing, Spin Doctor, Russ Ryan & Mo Fingaz, joined by 1Xtra's CJ Beatz, Robbo Ranx and ...More

    The Maddest Carnival Raving 2015 Careless Sunday
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    Favela London 5 minutes walk from Old Street

    DJ Fearless, DJ Triple M, DJ T Bone, DJ Frey Natty Jay and DJ Shakit spin hip hop and reggae....More

    Highlife And TBC Present Andrew Ashong
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    The Book Club 6 minutes walk from Old Street

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    Mad4Ventures
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    The Hoxton Pony 8 minutes walk from Old Street

    Mad4Ventures DJs supply house and techno....More

    Gospel Sundays
    Concerts | Until 27th September 2015 

    The Blues Kitchen 8 minutes walk from Old Street

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    Musica Noche Carnival
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    Horse And Groom 8 minutes walk from Old Street

    House courtesy of Mark E, Balearic Mike, Russell Penn, Neil Thornton and Adrian Spurdon....More

    Carnival With Mark E (Spectral/ Merc), Musica Noche, High Soul Society
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    Horse And Groom 8 minutes walk from Old Street

    Mark E spins house and disco....More

    Sunday At Cargo
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    Cargo 9 minutes walk from Old Street

    Residents and guests supply house....More

    Secretsundaze
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    Village Underground 10 minutes walk from Old Street

    House, techno and electro courtesy of Roman Flugel, Shanti Celeste, Endian in addition to resident DJs Giles Smith and James ...More

     
     
     
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