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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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
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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Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £43  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
 
 
 
The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £185  38% off
49-50 St John's Square, EC1V | 8 minutes from Whitecross Street
Located nearby to trendy neighbourbood Farringdon, The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell has been affectionately named the Great Aunt of the original Zetter Hotel. Within the Georgian townhouse, ... More
 
 
 
The Zetter Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £105  21% off
St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 9 minutes from Whitecross Street
Found in the trendy neighbourhood of Clerkenwell, The Zetter Hotel provides stylish boutique accommodation within a converted Victorian warehouse. With 59 rooms, each individually designed and ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Whitecross Street

Near Whitecross Street
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Ongoing
Another Kind Of Life: Photography On The Margins
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 28th February to 27th May 2018
Whitecross Street, Silk Street, EC2Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross Street
Part of 2018 season The Art of Change, Another Kind of Life at the Barbican explores how photographers and artists take inspiration from those on the ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Ben Folds
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 27th May 2018 - 7.30pm
Whitecross Street, Silk Street, EC2Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross Street
The Ben Folds Five frontman-turned-classical artist performs with just a grand piano for company....More
 
 
 
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On Soon
Boy Blue Entertainment: A Night with Boy Blue
London > Events > Dance  Dates: Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd June 2018
Whitecross Street, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Whitecross Street
Over fifty performers trained under the award-winning hip-hop dance group, Boy Blue, present an empowering showcase at the Barbican. Under the guidance of Boy Blue's founders ...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
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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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Flittner
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
86 Moorgate, City, London EC2M | 8 minutes from Whitecross 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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Farm Collective
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 8 minutes from Whitecross 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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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
... More
 
 
 
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Pham Sushi
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
155 Whitecross Street, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from Whitecross Street
... More
 
 
 
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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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 11 minutes from Whitecross Street
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Whitecross Street

Whitecross Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 8 minutes from Whitecross 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 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
... More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Long Arm Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
20-26 Worship Street, EC2A | 7 minutes from Whitecross Street
The flagship site of the Long Arm Pub & Brewery this Worship Street pub comes with its own brewery, set up by ETM founders ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Whitecross Street

Whitecross 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 | 3 minutes from Whitecross Street
... More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Burdock
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Montcalm Royal London House, 22-25 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 6 minutes from Whitecross Street
Burdock, the stylish bar within the Montcalm Royal London House hotel in Finsbury Square, is serious about its brews. For evidence look to the four overhanging ... 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Another Kind Of Life: Photography On The Margins
Another Kind Of Life: Photography On The Margins
Exhibitions | Until 27th May 2018 

Barbican Centre 3 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Part of 2018 season The Art of Change, Another Kind of Life at the Barbican explores how photographers and artists ...More

 
London Nights
London Nights
Exhibitions | Until 11th November 2018 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

The Museum of London explores London after dark, in its new major photography exhibition, London Nights, open 11th May. Using ...More

 
Votes for Women
Votes for Women
Exhibitions | Until 6th January 2019 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

The Museum of London marks the centenary of the 1918 Act that gave some women the right to vote for ...More

 
Fatberg!
Fatberg!
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2018 

Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

This will make you think before you flush. Fatberg! puts the last remaining piece of the Whitechapel fatberg on display ...More

 
Clerkenwell Design Week
Clerkenwell Design Week
Exhibitions | Until 24th May 2018 

Museum of the Order of St John 8 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Taking place in various locations in Clerkenwell, from Spa Fields to Farringdon, Clerkenwell Design Week is a three-day festival celebrating ...More

 
T.N.D.
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th November 2018 

Club Aquarium 8 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Francesco Poggi and CASSIMM spin house and techno with weekly guests....More

The Queen of Hoxton Summer Rooftop: The Lost Vegas
The Queen of Hoxton Summer Rooftop: The Lost Vegas
Foodie Events | Until 5th October 2018 

The Queen Of Hoxton 10 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

The Queen of Hoxton has been given a makeover once again, transforming into The Lost Vegas Rooftop just in time ...More

 
Last Days of Shoreditch: The Enchanted Garden
Last Days of Shoreditch: The Enchanted Garden
Foodie Events | Until 15th September 2018 

Red Market 10 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

The much-loved Last Days of Shoreditch is back for its eighth year in 2018 with three months of street food, ...More

 
Bill Viola: Mary
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2018 

St Paul's Cathedral 12 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

Mary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire ...More

It's Like A Jungle Sometimes
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th August 2018 

Cargo 13 minutes walk from Whitecross Street

R&B, hip hop and club classics from resident DJ Daniel Pozzebon....More

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