Whitecross Street  

 
 
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Whitecross Street, City, Islington, London EC1Y
 
 

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

The nearest station to Whitecross Street is Barbican Tube Station which is about 5 minutes to the South West.

Whitecross Street is in the London area of City.

 

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

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Barbican Centre 22 Legion
 
3 minutes walk
 
Barbican Centre 33 Legion
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Citadines London Barbican Apart-Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £80  33% off
7-21 Goswell Road, EC1M | 4 minutes from Whitecross 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
 
 
 
Malmaison London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £50  36% off
18-21 Charterhouse Square, EC1M | 6 minutes from Whitecross 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
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £63  27% off
Central Street, EC1V | 7 minutes from Whitecross 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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Kings of War
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd April to 1st May 2016
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross Street
Olivier Award-winning Ivo van Hove, who recently enjoyed success with Antigone and A View from the Bridge, brings Shakespeare's three kings - Henry V, ...More
 
 
 
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Kings Of War Backstage Tours
London > Events > Tours  Dates: 29th April, 30th April and 1st May 2016 at 12.30pm, 4pm and 5pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross Street
An informative tour of the behind the scenes areas....More
 
 
 
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Melos Sinfonia: Il Tabarro
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 1st May 2016 - 6pm
LSO St Luke's, 161 Old Street, EC1V | 4 minutes from Whitecross Street
A semi-staged performance of Puccini's tale of love, adultery and murder, delivered by the London-based orchestra and up-and-coming singers....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Whitecross Street

Near Whitecross Street
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross 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 | 3 minutes from Whitecross 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 | 3 minutes from Whitecross 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 Whitecross Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Whitecross Street
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Host Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Honduras Street, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross 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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Barbican - Curve Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross 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 | 3 minutes from Whitecross 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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Shopping near Whitecross Street

The best shops and markets near Whitecross Street
Safeway
London > Shopping > Supermarkets
6 Cherry Tree Walk, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from Whitecross Street
A large international supermarket chain. Sells a huge variety of fresh and frozen foods and household products. ... More
 
 
 
Ryman
London > Shopping > Office Supply
2B Cherry Tree Walk, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from Whitecross Street
A large high street stationery chain. From paper, pens and pencils to shredders, printers and personal organisers, Ryman should be able to satisfy your craving for ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Chimes Music Shop
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross 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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Restaurants near Whitecross Street

What are the best dining options near Whitecross Street London?
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Alba
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
107 Whitecross Street, City, London EC1Y | On Whitecross Street
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Pham Sushi
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
155 Whitecross Street, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from Whitecross Street
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Carnevale Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
135 Whitecross Street, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from Whitecross Street
This cosy vegetarian restaurant is a bit like eating in someone's house - only with great food. Mains may include a selection of risotto with squash ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Whitecross Street

Near Whitecross Street
City of London Community Education Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
99 Golden Lane, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Whitecross Street
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross 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 Whitecross 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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Leisure near Whitecross Street

Whitecross Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Fitness Exchange
London > Leisure > Fitness
1 Lamb's Passage, Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Whitecross Street
A relatively new player in the health and fitness market, the Exchanges offer well equipped gyms, as well as classes, beauty therapy and swimming. New members ... More
 
 
 
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London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 5 minutes from Whitecross 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, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 5 minutes from Whitecross 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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Pubs near Whitecross Street

The best pubs near London Whitecross Street.
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The Hat & Feathers
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from Whitecross Street
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Fox & Anchor
London > Nightlife > Pubs
115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Whitecross 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 Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 7 minutes from Whitecross 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
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Whitecross Street

Whitecross Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross Street
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Good & Proper Tea Shoreditch
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Bower, EC1V | 6 minutes from Whitecross Street
Good & Proper Tea are on a mission to change the way people think about and drink the humble cuppa. Having driven their crowd-funded mobile ... More
 
 
 
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Cocktail Trading Company Smithfield
London > Nightlife > Bars
50-52 Long Acre Lane, EC1A | 7 minutes from Whitecross Street
Following the huge success of the Cocktail Trading Company in Oxford Circus, launched in January 2015, the award winning team ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Whitecross Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Whitecross Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Whitecross 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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Barbican Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross 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
 
 
 
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London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Whitecross Street
... More
 
 
 
 

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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 Whitecross 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 1st May 2016 

Fabric 19 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

A night of house and techno music courtesy of Nick Curly, YaYa, Peter Pixzel, Jacob Husley, Nicole Moudaber, Paul Ritch, ...More

Blossoming Masks
Kids Events | On 1st May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Create a traditional Jack-in-the Green mask....More

Tattoo London
Tattoo London
Exhibitions | Until 8th May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Exploring the rich history of tattooing in London - looking back to the days when Captain Cook made his adventures ...More

 
Which Witch Is Which'
Tours | On 1st May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Explore London's long history of superstitions and forgotten beliefs by looking at and handling real objects from our collection, including ...More

Tatty Coats
Kids Events | On 1st May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Create a beautiful and colourful coat from bits of fabric....More

Singing In The Spring
Kids Events | On 1st May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Learn a selection of English folk songs about May Day and spring....More

Maytime Memories And Stories Of Spring
Kids Events | On 1st May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Themed storytelling....More

Kingston Morris
Kids Events | On 1st May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Learn traditional handkerchief dancing with the troupe....More

Beyond Any Form: Homayoun Shajarian With Sohrab & Tahmoures Poornazeri
Concerts | On 1st May 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Whitecross Street

The Iranian vocalist and traditional musicians perform their fusion of mainstream and alternative style, while maintaining their classical heritage....More

 
 
 
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