Silk Street  

 
 
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Silk Street, City, London EC2Y
 
 

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

The nearest station to Silk Street is Moorgate Railway Station which is about 3 minutes to the South East.

Silk Street is in the London area of City.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Barbican Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Barbican Centre 22 Legion
 
2 minutes walk
 
Barbican Centre 33 Legion
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's New in London 2013

The View from The Shard gives London its highest public viewing platform, the former Olympic Park re-opens as the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the...

 
 
What's New in London 2012

Tate Modern expands with the Oil Tanks, Balthazar tops a bumper year for new restaurants in London and The Shard becomes Europe's tallest building......

 
 
What's on in London 2016

Find out the best London 2016 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2016 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
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Citadines London Barbican Apart-Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £80  34% off
7-21 Goswell Road, EC1M | 6 minutes from Silk Street
Just North of the city, these well-appointed family apartments offer an idyllic little spot for parents with children. At the weekend, the city is a wonderfully ... More
 
 
 
Apex London Wall Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £82  42% off
7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 6 minutes from Silk Street
In the heart of the financial district and close to the Bank of England, the newly opened Apex London Wall Hotel, is within walking distance of ... More
 
 
 
South Place Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £117  23% off
3 South Place, EC2M | 7 minutes from Silk Street
Located within arms reach of both Moorgate and Liverpool Street stations, is South Place Hotel, a luxury London hotel featuring three swanky bars and two top-notch ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Silk Street

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The Forbidden Zone
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 28th May 2016 at 7.45pm-8.55pm & Sunday 29th May 2016 at 3pm-4.10pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 2 minutes from Silk Street
Schaubuhne Berlin present a multimedia production directed by Katie Mitchell, featuring feminist texts by Virginia Woolf and Mary Borden and elaborate sets....More
 
 
 
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London Symphony Orchestra: Sir Antonio Pappano
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 29th May 2016 - 7pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 2 minutes from Silk Street
The eminent conductor leads the LSO, and guest violinist Nikolaj Znaider in a performance of Beethoven's Violin Concerto and Elgar's Symphony No 2....More
 
 
 
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Landmark Larks
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Sunday 29th and Monday 30th May 2016 at 12.30pm and 2.30pm
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, EC2Y | 5 minutes from Silk Street
Create a silhouette of a London feature....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Silk Street

Near Silk Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
1 Milton Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | On Silk 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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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Silk 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 | 2 minutes from Silk 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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Sights and Attractions near Silk Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Silk Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican - Curve Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Silk 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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Barbican Art Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Silk Street, City, London EC2 | 2 minutes from Silk Street
The Barbican is renowned as one of London's top venues for theatre, art and dance. At the Barbican Art Gallery on level 3 you get ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Conservatory
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Gallery Floor (Level 3), Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Silk Street
Home to over 2,000 species of tropical plants and trees, the Barbican's Conservatory is a hidden tropical oasis in the heart of the city. So it ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Silk Street

The best shops and markets near Silk Street
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Barbican Chimes Music Shop
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Silk 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
 
 
 
Barbican Music Shop
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Silk Street
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Flittner
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
86 Moorgate, City, London EC2M | 4 minutes from Silk Street
An old-fashioned barber’s patronised by city gentlemen and established in 1904. As well as a shampoo and cut you can also have the traditional hot towel ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Silk Street

What are the best dining options near Silk Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chiswell Street Dining Rooms
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
56 Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from Silk Street
The brainchild of Tom and Ed Martin of ETM Group, responsible for award-winning London venues including The Gun, The Botanist, The Cadogan Arms and The White ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jugged Hare
London > Restaurants >
49 Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from Silk Street
Brothers Ed and Tom Martin, the duo behind well-loved London eateries The Gun, The Botanist and The Empress of India, opened their tenth London pub, The ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
City Point, Ropemaker Street, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Silk Street
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Silk Street

Near Silk Street
Guildhall School Of Music And Drama
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Silk Street
Careers and Student advice ... More
 
 
 
University of Law
London > Education > Law
2 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Silk Street
The University of Law is a national institution with branches all over the UK. Along with BPP and City, the University of Law is widely recognised ... More
 
 
 
Museum of London Access & Learning
London > Education > Evening Classes
London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 5 minutes from Silk Street
Courses in history, archaeology and creative writing... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Silk Street

Silk Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Champneys
London > Leisure > Fitness
1 Ropemaker Street, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Silk Street
Gym and Health Club ... More
 
 
 
The CityPoint Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
1 Ropemaker Street, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Silk Street
A well turned out, clean, modern health and fitness club with gym, pool, squash courts, workout studios and spa treatments all on offer. There's a team ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 6 minutes from Silk 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 Silk Street

The best pubs near London Silk Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 7 minutes from Silk Street
One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fox & Anchor
London > Nightlife > Pubs
115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 8 minutes from Silk 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 9 minutes from Silk Street
One of five different restaurants and bars within the confines of the Andaz hotel, the George is a traditional looking pub - not your typical hotel ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Silk Street

Silk Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 5 minutes from Silk Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Flight Club
London > Nightlife > Bars
2A Worship Street, EC2A | 6 minutes from Silk Street
Following on from the likes of Bounce and Swingers, social entertainment venue Flight Club continues the theme of sports within London bars, elevating the classic pub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Black Rock
London > Nightlife > Bars
9 Christopher Street, EC2A | 6 minutes from Silk Street
Black Rock, a Shoreditch whisky bar which sets out to demystify the spirit has, at its centre, an 18 foot, ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Silk Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Silk Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from Silk 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Silk Street
The Barbican Centre is the jewel in London's artistic crown, with its theatres, concert halls, art galleries and cinema providing a year-round programme of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brewers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Aldermanbury Square, Moorgate, City, London EC2V | 4 minutes from Silk Street
... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Silk Street

Silk Street, Silk Stret
 
 

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

Guildhall Art Gallery 18 minutes walk from Silk Street

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 29th May 2016 

Fabric 19 minutes walk from Silk Street

Hamburg-based techno wizard Martin Stimming promotes his album Alpe Lusia. Plus Robag Wruhme, Peter Pixzel, Jacob Husley, Sammy Dee, Steve ...More

George Condo
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Silk Street

Works by the American artist, encompassing both abstraction and figuration through painting and sculpture....More

Marcel Duchamp: Fountain 1917
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Silk Street

A replica, from 1964, of the artist's iconic readymade, considered one of the most influential works of the 20th-century....More

Expanded Painting
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Silk Street

Works by artists including Pinot Gallizio, Shozo Shimamoto, Niki de Saint Phalle, Sam Gilliam, Richard Smith and Frank Bowling, providing ...More

Cy Twombly
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Silk Street

Paintings and sculptures evoking the ancient world, with which the distinctive American artist was fascinated. Curated by Nicholas Serota and ...More

Chen Zhen And Leonilson: Objects For Mending
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Silk Street

Works by two artists, one Chinese and one Brazilian, who struggled against serious illness and reflected that experience in their ...More

Niki De Saint Phalle And Richard Serra
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Silk Street

Works by two artists in the arte povera, or poor art, tradition using materials derived from industry and everyday life....More

Nam June Paik
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Silk Street

Rarely-seen work on paper, and other key pieces, spanning 40 years of the artist's career, and acquired by Tate through ...More

Everyday Alchemy: Contemporary Sculpture
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Silk Street

Sculptures which use commonplace objects to explore notions of value. Featured artists include Subodh Gupta, Haris Epaminonda, Rachel Harrison and ...More

 
 
 
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