Russell Street

 
 
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Russell Street, Covent Garden, City of Westminster, London WC2B
 
 

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

The nearest station to Russell Street is Covent Garden Tube Station which is about 3 minutes to the West.

Russell Street is in the London area of Covent Garden.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Covent Garden Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Holborn Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Drury Lane NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Perfect Presents

Hope and Greenwood 1 Russell Street, WC2B 5JF Specialising in delicious-looking sweets with an old fashioned feel, Hope and Greenwood is the place to get your hands on...

 
 
January in London 2012

Hajj: Journey to the Heart of Islam British Museum, WC1B 3DG 26th January 2012 - 15th April 2012 One of the five pillars of Islam central to Muslim...

 
 
February in London 2012

Mine to Medals British Museum, WC1B 3DG 8th February 2011 - 10th September 2012 For some this British Museum exhibition may be as close as they'll get to...

 
 
May in London 2012

Picasso Prints: The Vollard Suite British Museum, WC1B 3DG 3rd May 2012 - 3rd September 2012 The British Museum has recently been fortunate enough to acquire the complete...

 
 
June in London 2012

Shakespeare: Staging the World British Museum, WC1B 3DG 19th June 2012 - 25th November 2012 The British Museum has teamed up with the Royal Shakespeare Company this year...

 
 
What's on in London 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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    The Waldorf Hilton Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £149  36% off
    Aldwych, WC2B | 1 minute from Russell Street
    Positioned between the City's Square Mile and the thriving West End, this grand, Edwardian Hilton hotel welcomes guests with a patisserie and champagne bar in the ... More
     
     
     
    ME London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £203  36% off
    336-337 The Strand, WC2R | 3 minutes from Russell Street
    A luxurious 5-star hotel situated right in the heart of the city, ME London offers guests a lavish accommodation experience. Floor-to-ceiling windows provide the impeccable guestrooms ... More
     
     
     
    Strand Palace Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £33  27% off
    372 Strand, WC2R | 3 minutes from Russell Street
    This West End Art Deco hotel right on the Strand and next to Covent Garden is in a fantastic location for accessing central London and theatreland. ... More
     
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Events near Russell Street

    Near Russell Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Whose Line Is It Anyway?... Live
    London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 20th June to 5th July 2015
    Adelphi Theatre, 18-20 Maiden Lane, The Strand, WC2R | 3 minutes from Russell Street
    Sixteen years after it was cancelled in the UK, classic TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? is set to be revived for a two-week live ...More
     
     
     
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Russell Street
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
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    wonder.land
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th November 2015 to 30th January 2016
    National Theatre, South Bank, South Bank, SE1 | 10 minutes from Russell Street
    A brand new musical inspired by Alice in Wonderland, wonder.land is Damon Albarn and Moira Buffini's hotly anticipated musical take on Lewis Carroll's much admired ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Russell Street

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    Fortune Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Russell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | On Russell Street
    The first theatre built after World War I is an astonishing piece of architecture. Built in 1922-4, it preceded the arrival of the Art Deco and ... More
     
     
     
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    Theatre Royal Drury Lane
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Catherine Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from Russell Street
    London's oldest theatre is also its most spectacular, with a palatial auditorium that is among the most impressive in the world. The first theatre on this ... More
     
     
     
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    Aldwych Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B4LD | 2 minutes from Russell Street
    With the Waldorf Hotel sandwiched inbetween them, the Aldwych and Strand theatres were originally built to work as a pair. The Aldwych is probably most noted for ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Russell Street

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Russell Street
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    London Film Museum Covent Garden
    London > Attractions > Museums
    45 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Russell Street
    The London Film Museum, located on the site of the Theatre Museum in the original Flower Cellars in the heart of Covent Garden, is the second ... More
     
     
     
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    London Transport Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Russell Street
    After a two-year, £22 million refurbishment the London Transport Museum reopened on 22 November 2007 revealing more exhibition space than before. The museum travels back through ... More
     
     
     
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    St Paul's Covent Garden
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Russell Street
    Affectionately known as "The Actors' Church", St Paul's in Covent Garden is in the heart of theatreland and has long been associated with the theatre community. ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Russell Street

    The best shops and markets near Russell Street
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    Hope and Greenwood
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    1 Russell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from Russell Street
    Excellent ice cream in the summer and a delicious-looking Christmas window in the winter are the kind of thing that make this candy shop a special ... More
     
     
     
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    Penhaligon's
    London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
    41 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Russell Street
    130-year-old scent emporium with royal warrants. For a sweet-smelling, sensory overload, Penhaligon’s has to be the place to go. From the original Hammam Bouquet to the Winston ... More
     
     
     
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    The Albion Emporium
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    38 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Russell Street
    As British as a bacon buttie, buying your groceries at The Albion Emporium is like getting first dibs on Mrs Beeton's pantry. A bastion of Britishness, ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Russell Street

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    The Marquess of Anglesey
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    39 Bow Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | On Russell Street
    Gastropub ... More
     
     
     
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    Good Godfrey's - Waldorf
    London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
    22 Aldwych, WC2B | 1 minute from Russell Street
    Nestled within the world famous Waldorf Hilton, Good Godfrey's offers charming 1920s nostalgia. Bold cocktail concoctions and sumptuous light meals are served in this gentlemen's club-style ... More
     
     
     
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    Augustus Harris
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    33 Catherine Street, WC2B | 1 minute from Russell Street
    Augustus Harris opens late October 2013. Keeping good company on Catherine Street, Augustus Harris is just down the road from Mishkins and Salt Yard Group's Opera ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Russell Street

    Near Russell Street
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 4 minutes from Russell Street
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 7 minutes from Russell Street
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
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    The Method Studio
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 9 minutes from Russell Street
    Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Russell Street

    Russell Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Sanctuary
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Russell Street
    This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Hospital Club
    London > Leisure > Arts Centres
    24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Russell Street
    Before it was a hip private members' club designed specifically for the creative industries - complete with bar and dining rooms, cinema, TV and recording studios ... More
     
     
     
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    Thai Square Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Russell Street
    Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Russell Street

    The best pubs near London Russell Street.
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    The Marquess of Anglesey
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    39 Bow Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | On Russell Street
    Gastropub ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Philomena's Irish Bar
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    40 Great Queen Street, WC2B | 3 minutes from Russell Street
    Philomena's is an Irish themed bar and sports cafe on Great Queen Street, just two minutes walk from Covent Garden tube station. A great place to ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Lamb & Flag
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    33 Rose Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Russell Street
    One of the oldest pubs in London, the Lamb & Flag was once known as the Bucket of Blood, thanks to the bare-knuckle fights held here. ... More
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Russell Street

    Russell Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Lobby Bar at One Aldwych
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    1 Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 2 minutes from Russell Street
    Named one of the top five hotel bars in the world by the Sunday Telegraph, the Lobby Bar at the chic One Aldwych hotel is renowned ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Lowlander Beer Cafe
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    36 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Russell Street
    The reputation of the Benelux breweries precedes them and this themed bar captures the flair of Dutch cafe culture too. The impressive row of shiny silver ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Detroit Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    35 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Russell Street
    Covent Garden "style" bar serving cocktails and a chilled out, trendy vibe. Considered to be one of London’s original “style” or “concept” bars, despite being on the ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Russell Street

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Russell Street.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Silver Fleet - Woods River Cruises
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Somerset House South Wing Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 5 minutes from Russell Street
    Enjoy a luxury cruise on the Silver Fleet. Departing from the Savoy Pier and cruising along the Thames. A classy way to see the Thames.... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Somerset House
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 5 minutes from Russell Street
    Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the Courtauld Institute Gallery, ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Royal College of Surgeons
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A | 5 minutes from Russell Street
    The Royal College of Surgeons is not only an institute at the forefront of surgical education and training, but its outstanding rooms provide the perfect space ... More
     
     
     
     

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    The Woman In Black
    The Woman In Black
    Theatre | Until 16th January 2016 

    Fortune Theatre WC2B 5HH WC2B - 0 minute walk from Russell Street

    One of the less well-known West-End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since ...More

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

    Theatre Royal Drury Lane 1 minute walk from Russell Street

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

     
    The Prize for Illustration 2015: London Places & Spaces
    The Prize for Illustration 2015: London Places & Spaces
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    London Transport Museum 1 minute walk from Russell Street

    Selected by a panel of judges from over 1,000 submissions, these 100 shortlisted entries by illustrators and students of illustration ...More

     
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    London Transport Museum 1 minute walk from Russell Street

    See what's going on under our streets when Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story brings a five metre high, walk-through installation of ...More

     
    The Play That Goes Wrong
    The Play That Goes Wrong
    Theatre | Until 5th September 2015 

    Duchess Theatre 2 minutes walk from Russell Street

    Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone ...More

     
    Trash Tuesday
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th August 2015 

    CellarDoor 2 minutes walk from Russell Street

    Champagne Charlie hosts this open mic night....More

    Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
    Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
    Theatre | Until 13th June 2015 

    Aldwych Theatre 2 minutes walk from Russell Street

    Marc Bruni directs the London transfer of the two-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, which ...More

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

    The Lyceum Theatre 2 minutes walk from Russell Street

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

     
    Uptown Funk And Blues
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th July 2015 

    The Roadhouse 2 minutes walk from Russell Street

    DJ Elle Tiyo supplies funk and blues, with a live performance from resident band Black Valley Diamonds....More

    Royal Opera: La Traviata
    Concerts | Until 4th July 2015 

    Royal Opera House 2 minutes walk from Russell Street

    Richard Eyre's production of Verdi's tragic opera, telling the story of a doomed courtesan. Sung in Italian with English surtitles....More

     
     
     
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