Old Street

 
 
ADDRESS
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 Barbican Tube Station which is about 5 minutes to the South .

Old Street is in the London area of Clerkenwell.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Barbican Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Pear Tree Street NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Barbican Centre 22 Legion
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Petal Power

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December in London 2012

East London Design Show Shoreditch Town Hall, EC1V 9LT 1st December 2012 - 4th December 2012 For a refreshing and alternative shopping experience in the lead up to...

 
 
London Christmas Markets & Fairs

East London Design Show Shoreditch Town Hall, EC1V 9LT 2nd December 2011 - 4th December 2011 For a refreshing and alternative shopping experience in the lead up to...

 
 
Summer Music Festivals in London 2011

Field Day Victoria Park, London, E3 5SN Saturday 6th August 2011 Welcome to Field Day, the one-day festival makes a welcome return to Victoria Park...

 
 
London Events 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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    Thistle City Barbican Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  29% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 5 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
     
     
     
    The Zetter Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  32% off
    St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 5 minutes from Old Street
    This boutique hotel in trendy Clerkenwell fits right in with the warehouse chic designer feel of the neighbourhood. Mixing vintage chairs with stark modern prints, there's ... More
     
     
     
    Malmaison London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £91  29% off
    18-21 Charterhouse Square, EC1M | 5 minutes from Old Street
    Malmaison London has been stunningly converted into the finest boutique hotel in London. Right on the edge of trendy Clerkenwell and within the sound of bow ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Old Street

    Near Old Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Paco Pena: Flamencura
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 20th to 28th June 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 11 minutes from Old Street
    Legendary flamenco guitarist, composer, dramatist and producer Paco Pena returns to Sadler's Wells with Flamencura. In pursuit of 'duende', the alchemy between interpreter and audience at ...More
     
     
     
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    Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui: milonga
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 9th to 13th Jun 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 11 minutes from Old Street
    There are so many milongas in Buenos Aires that the Argentines have come up with the verb 'milonguear' (meaning touring milongas). With his ...More
     
     
     
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    Matthew Bourne's The Car Man
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 14th July to 9th August 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 11 minutes from Old Street
    Fifteen years since its premiere, Matthew Bourne's "sweaty, oil-spattered version of Carmen" (The Guardian) is back. The internationally acclaimed award-winning dance thriller is loosely based ...More
     
     
     
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    Barbican Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Old Street
    The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican Centre
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Old Street
    Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican The Pit
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Old Street
    In the two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and the Pit - you can enjoy everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Old Street

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Old Street
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    Host Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    1 Honduras Street, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute 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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    Magnum Photos
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    63 Gee Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Old Street
    The London gallery for renowned photo agency, Magnum. Representing the best in photography, The Magnum Photos selection process for new members is legendary for its toughness. ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican - Curve Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Old Street
    Part of the Barbican Centre for arts and conferences the Curve Gallery, situated on the ground floor, has changing exhibitions of photography, art and design. ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Old Street

    The best shops and markets near Old Street
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    Barbican Chimes Music Shop
    London > Shopping > Music Shops
    Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Old Street
    Tucked away near the Barbican multi-arts centre and the world-renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Chimes Music is in illustrious company. Since opening in 1983 ... More
     
     
     
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    Farm Collective
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Old Street
    Its location opposite Smithfield Market is a very appropriate spot for the Farm Collective to set up shop. Working with select farmers and small producers, this outlet ... More
     
     
     
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    Lesley Craze Gallery
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    34 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Old Street
    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 Old Street

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    Look Mum No Hands!
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    49 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | On Old Street
    This cycle repair shop crossed with a cafe is the perfect hang-out for two wheel enthusiasts. Combining coffee and cycling Look Mum No Hands! on Old ... More
     
     
     
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    Nusa Kitchen
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    9 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Old Street
    All the food sold from this small but excellent cafe, launched in 2004, is made on-site using natural and organic ingredients. You can tell it's good ... More
     
     
     
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    Timberyard
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    61-67 Old Street, EC1V | 1 minute from Old Street
    Attempting to re-invent the coffee shop experience, Timberyard is a modern café that combines speciality tea, coffee and artisan food with the latest technology. Spread across ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Old Street

    Near Old Street
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 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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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 5 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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    London Wine Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 11 minutes from Old 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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    Leisure near Old Street

    Old Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 2 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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    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, EC1V | 4 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
     
     
     
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    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 9 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.
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    The Hat & Feathers
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 2 minutes from Old Street
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    Fox & Anchor
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from Old Street
    This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
     
     
     
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    The Well
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    180 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 5 minutes from Old Street
    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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    Nightlife near Old Street

    Old Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    The Longroom
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    18-20 St. John Street, EC1M | 6 minutes from Old Street
    Situated in the heart of Clerkenwell, next door to St John and Smithfield Market, The Longroom specialises in craft beers, salt beef and gourmet sandwiches. Described ... More
     
     
     
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    Artillery Arms
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from Old Street
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    Vinoteca
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    7 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 6 minutes from Old Street
    Wine bars in the UK were given a bad name in the 1980s but places like this show us how it should be done. Both the ... 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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    London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Old Street
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    Museum of the Order of St John
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    St. Johns Gate, 26 St. John's Lane, EC1M | 5 minutes from Old Street
    The Museum of the Order of St John tells the story of the St John's Ambulance from within a 16th century gatehouse which was formerly the ... More
     
     
     
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    The Brewery
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 6 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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    Ensemble Intercontemporain: Boulez At 90
    Concerts | On 28th April 2015 

    Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from Old Street

    The Barbican's focus on 'Boulez at 90' ends on 28th April with a concert by the pioneering Ensemble Intercontemporain which ...More

    Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector
    Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector
    Exhibitions | Until 25th May 2015 

    Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from Old Street

    The Barbican delves into the world of collectors for Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector, the first major exhibition in ...More

     
    War, Health and Medicine
    Exhibitions | On 28th April 2015 

    Museum of London 8 minutes walk from Old Street

    This lecture draws comparisons between different theatres of the war and seeks to explain the different degrees of success with ...More

    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Museum of London 8 minutes walk from Old Street

    A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ...More

     
    Hugo Simmonds
    Concerts | Until 9th June 2015 

    The Nightjar Bar 9 minutes walk from Old Street

    The musician plays ragtime and stride piano....More

    Los Carpinteros
    Exhibitions | Until 24th May 2015 

    Parasol Unit 9 minutes walk from Old Street

    Installations, paintings, sculpture, drawings and a film screening by the Cuban art collective, exploring the functionality of architecture, design and ...More

    Tal R: Chimney School Of Sculpture
    Exhibitions | Until 30th May 2015 

    Victoria Miro 9 minutes walk from Old Street

    A sculptural installation by the Copenhagen-based artist, together with contemporary furniture, paintings and works on paper exploring material and form ...More

    Sneak
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th May 2015 

    XOYO 10 minutes walk from Old Street

    Guest and resident DJs supply house and techno....More

    Alexi Pellegrini
    Concerts | On 28th April 2015 

    Favela London 12 minutes walk from Old Street

    The artist plays an acoustic set with support from Ben River, 3 times 7, Liamy Smith and Billy Boguard....More

     
     
     
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