Strand

 
 
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Strand, Holborn, City of Westminster, London WC2R
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Strand 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 Strand is Temple Tube Station which is about 3 minutes to the South .

Strand is in the London area of Holborn.

 

LondonTown.com - Strand Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Temple Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Chancery Lane Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
City Thameslink Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Blackfriars Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Drury Lane NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
Snowhill NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Images in or near Strand

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Further articles featuring Strand on LondonTown.com

 
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

London Fashion Week Somerset House, WC2R 1LA 17th February 2012 - 22nd February 2012 This February London Fashion Week will be once again injecting a burst of style...

 
 
March in London 2012

Sweeney Todd Adelphi Theatre, WC2R 0NS 10th March 2012 - 22nd September 2012 The disturbingly humorous Sweeney Todd is returning to the West End in 2012. Starring Michael...

 
 
April in London 2012

World Photo London Somerset House, WC2R 1LA 27th April 2012 - 20th May 2012 This year Somerset House will once again be the host to World Photo London,...

 
 
June in London 2012

London Jewellery Week Somerset House, WC2R 1LA 11th June 2012 - 17th June 2012 There can be precious few people who aren't partial to a sparkling piece of...

 
 
London Calendar 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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    Apex Temple Court Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  25% off
    1-2 Serjeant's Inn, EC4Y | 4 minutes from Strand
    Amazing brand new hotel, located right in the heart of the city. The Apex Temple Court Hotel is a landmark building that has been converted into ... More
     
     
     
    ME London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £192  31% off
    336-337 The Strand, WC2R | 5 minutes from Strand
    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
     
     
     
    The Waldorf Hilton Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £149  25% off
    Aldwych, WC2B | 5 minutes from Strand
    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
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Strand

    Near Strand
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    wonder.land
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th November 2015 to 30th January 2016
    National Theatre, South Bank, South Bank, SE1 | 8 minutes from Strand
    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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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 8 minutes from Strand
    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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    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 23rd May 2015
    Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 12 minutes from Strand
    Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Strand

    Near Strand
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    The Funny Side of Covent Garden (Upstairs at The George)
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    213 Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | On Strand
    The Funny Side comedy group runs comedy clubs in three locations in London, including the flagship Covent Garden venue above The George pub which puts on ... More
     
     
     
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    Peacock Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Portugal Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 4 minutes from Strand
    This theatre is a major force on the national and international dance scene, with an innovative programme from Sadler's Wells that is keeping London's finger ... More
     
     
     
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    HMS President
    London > Entertainment >
    Kings Reach, Victoria Embankment, Holborn, London EC4Y | 5 minutes from Strand
    One of the last three surviving warships of the Royal Navy built during the First World War and the first type of warship built specifically for ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Strand

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Strand
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    Inns of Court and Royal Courts of Justice
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Strand, Holborn, London WC2A | 1 minute from Strand
    A stunning example of Gothic architecture, London's Inns of Court date back to before the 14th century. It is here that barristers train and traditionally practice. ... More
     
     
     
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    Temple Church
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Fleet Street, Temple, Holborn, London EC4Y | 2 minutes from Strand
    Temple Church sits within the Inner Temple of the Inns of Court, and was originally consecrated in 1185 as the spiritual and actual home of the ... More
     
     
     
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    Middle Temple Hall
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Middle Temple Lane, Holborn, London EC4Y | 2 minutes from Strand
    Middle Temple Hall, completed in 1574, is late-Gothic in style. Its attractions are a rare double-hammer beam roof, an intricately carved screen (which, although heavily damaged ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Strand

    The best shops and markets near Strand
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    Ede & Ravenscroft
    London > Shopping > Clothing
    93 Chancery Lane, Holborn, London WC2A | 3 minutes from Strand
    Founded in Aldwych in 1689 Ede and Ravenscroft has the rare distinction of being the tailors and robe makers of choice for twelve coronations and holds ... More
     
     
     
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    The Old Curiosity Shop
    London > Shopping > Shoes
    13 Portsmouth Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 4 minutes from Strand
    16th century shop and literary landmark. With its precarious overhanging upper storey, uneven floorboards, sloping roof and wooden beams, this 16th century building warrants its title as ... More
     
     
     
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    The Natural Kitchen
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    15-17 New Street Square, Fetter Lane, City, London EC4A | 5 minutes from Strand
    Organic, wild and artisan food is supplied by the likes of the River Cottage at this food emporium which, is the second Natural Kitchen to open ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Strand

    What are the best dining options near Strand London?
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    Apostrophe
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    215 The Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | On Strand
    Apostrophe are a fast expanding chain of boulangerie / patisseries with a reputation for superb coffee which is their main stock in trade. Proprietor Amir Chen ... More
     
     
     
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    Thai Square at the Wig & Pen
    London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
    229 - 230 Strand, Aldwych, Holborn, London WC2R | 1 minute from Strand
    Formally the famous Wig and Pen Club, this branch of Thai Square occupies a building that's supposedly the only one on the Strand to have survived ... More
     
     
     
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    Caffe Nero
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    181 Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | 2 minutes from Strand
    Nero is probably the best of the Capital’s coffee shop chains. Offers a wide range of authentic Italian coffee in a pleasant relaxed environment. Snacks include ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Strand

    Near Strand
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 4 minutes from Strand
    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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    Career Energy
    London > Education > Careers Services
    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 6 minutes from Strand
    Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... 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 Strand
    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 Strand

    Strand gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Lincoln's Inn Fields
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Holborn, Holborn, London WC2A | 6 minutes from Strand
    The largest public square in London, Lincoln's Inn Fields has a rich and varied history. In 1683 it was the site of the public beheading of ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Chang's Hapkido Academy
    London > Leisure > Martial Arts
    Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 6 minutes from Strand
    Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
     
     
     
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    Sense Spa at Rosewood London
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    252 High Holborn, WC1V | 7 minutes from Strand
    Launched in November 2013, the Sense Spa at Rosewood London is a sanctuary within central London. With Rosewood being an award-winning signature spa brand, visitors can ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Strand

    The best pubs near London Strand.
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    Edgar Wallace
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    40 Essex Street, Holborn, London WC2R | 1 minute from Strand
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    The White Swan
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    108 Fetter Lane, Holborn, London EC4A | 5 minutes from Strand
    Tucked into a quiet corner near Lincoln's Inn Fields, The White Swan is an absolute delight. The owners, Tom and Ed Martin, also run The Gun ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Castle
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    26 Furnival Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 5 minutes from Strand
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    Nightlife near Strand

    Strand 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 | 5 minutes from Strand
    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
    Bounce
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    121 Holborn, EC1N | 7 minutes from Strand
    Paddles at the ready! Europe's first social ping-pong club has arrived in London and, quite brilliantly, is built in the exact spot that table tennis was ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Galadari
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Crowne Plaza London - The City Hotel, 19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 7 minutes from Strand
    A penthouse-inspired restaurant and bar with a stunning 88 metre rooftop terrace Galadari offers diners Japanese food and show-stopping views of St Paul's, No. 1 Blackfriars, ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Strand

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Strand.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Royal Courts of Justice
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Strand, Holborn, London WC2A | 1 minute from Strand
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    Middle Temple Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    2 Plowden Buildings Middle Temple Lane, Holborn, London EC4Y | 2 minutes from Strand
    Middle Temple Hall, completed in 1574, is late-Gothic in style. Its attractions are a rare double-hammer beam roof, an intricately carved screen (which, although heavily damaged ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Two Temple Place
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Two Temple Place, Holborn, London WC2R | 2 minutes from Strand
    With its castle like façade and a striking interior, Two Temple Place is one of London's most prestigious settings for corporate and private events. As well ... More
     
     
     
     

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    A View From The Border
    Exhibitions | Until 8th May 2015 

    London School Of Economics 3 minutes walk from Strand

    Photographs which show the everyday lives of people in Burma's conflict-ridden Kachin State with a focus on areas under control ...More

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

    Aldwych Theatre 5 minutes walk from Strand

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

     
    The Unseen Emporium
    Exhibitions | Until 5th May 2015 

    Somerset House 5 minutes walk from Strand

    Exploration of materials, science and design, with the opportunity to purchase from a range of gifts....More

    Goya: The Witches And Old Women Album
    Exhibitions | Until 25th May 2015 

    The Courtauld Gallery 5 minutes walk from Strand

    A groundbreaking exhibition displaying some of the surviving drawings from Goya's private albums....More

    Renaissance Modern
    Exhibitions | Until 7th June 2015 

    The Courtauld Gallery 5 minutes walk from Strand

    A collaboration between students from both The Courtauld Institute of Art and the University of Manchester, exploring the aspects of ...More

    Pick Me Up
    Pick Me Up
    Exhibitions | Until 4th May 2015 

    Somerset House 5 minutes walk from Strand

    Returning to the spectacular Somerset House for its 6th year in April 2015, graphic art festival Pick Me Up asks ...More

     
    Pick Me Up: Graphic Arts Festival 2015
    Exhibitions | Until 4th May 2015 

    Somerset House 5 minutes walk from Strand

    Contemporary drawings and prints by graphic artists, creative groups and galleries from all over the world, where festival-goers can watch ...More

    The Courtauld Collection
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    The Courtauld Gallery 5 minutes walk from Strand

    Paintings, sculpture, drawings and prints from the early Renaissance period to the 20th century....More

    Mamma Mia!
    Mamma Mia!
    Theatre | Until 25th October 2015 

    Novello Theatre 5 minutes walk from Strand

    Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the ...More

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

    Theatre Royal Drury Lane 6 minutes walk from Strand

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

     
     
     
     
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