Attractions near Shakespeare's Birthday

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 21ST APRIL 2013

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, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London SE1 9DT
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Sonnet Walks from 10am, Open Day 12noon-5pm, Music evening 7pm
 
PRICES
20 Apr Sonnet Walks £18 (Adults), £14 (Concs) | 21 Apr Open Day FREE | 21 Apr Evening from £10
 
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Millennium Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
River Thames, City, London SE1 | 3 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
This sleek, £18.2million 325m steel footbridge designed by Sir Norman Foster spans the River Thames between St Paul's Cathedral in the City and the Tate... More
 
 
 
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Tate Modern
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect... More
 
 
 
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Tate Modern Oil Tanks and Tate 2
London > Attractions
Tate Modern, Bankside Power Station, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
A dramatic new development at the Tate Modern opens in the summer of 2012 as three 30x7 metre oil tanks display art in live form.... More
 
 
 
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Golden Hinde
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Pickfords Wharf, Clink Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Sir Francis Drake completed the second-ever circumnavigation of the world between 1577-80 in a galleon ship called the Golden Hinde. The ship has been re-created... More
 
 
 
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Bankside Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
48 Hopton Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Bankside Gallery is the home of the Royal Watercolour Society and the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers - the oldest societies of their kind in the... More
 
 
 
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Contemporary Applied Arts
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
89 Southwark Street, Fitzrovia, London SE1 | 4 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Founded in 1948 to promote and champion British craft, Contemporary Applied Arts operates a modern gallery space at 89 Southwark Street as a showcase of... More
 
 
 
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The Clink Prison Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
1 Clink Street, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Located on what was once the London estate of the Bishops of Winchester (known as the 'Liberty of the Clink'), the Clink Prison Museum unlocks... More
 
 
 
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The Wapping Project Bankside
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
65a Hopton Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Dr Jules Wright, founder and owner of The Wapping Project, has opened up a second gallery space - the Wapping Project Bankside. Located next to... More
 
 
 
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Southwark Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
London Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Dating back to around 1220 Southwark Cathedral is the oldest Gothic church in London. It has a varied and lively history and houses interesting memorials... More
 
 
 
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St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 8 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Being the cathedral of the capital city, St Paul's is officially the spiritual home of Great Britain. The funerals of Lord Nelson, the Duke of... More
 
 
 
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Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret
London > Attractions > Museums
9a St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Hidden away in the roof space of the old St Thomas Baroque church, this restored 1821 women's operating theatre is the oldest operating theatre in... More
 
 
 
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St Magnus the Martyr
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Lower Thames Street, City, London EC3R | 9 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
St Magnus' was built by Sir Christopher Wren between 1671-76, and boasts a steeple dating from 1705. Henry Yevele, Richard II's master mason, is buried... More
 
 
 
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Mansion House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
City of London, City, London EC4N | 9 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Mansion House, the Palace of the London Mayor, was originally for the Lord Mayor to represent the City in appropriate style, Sir Crispin Gascoigne was... More
 
 
 
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The Monument
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Monument Street, City, London EC3R | 9 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Following an 18-month closure which began in 2007, The Monument reopened in February 2009 revealing the effects of a £4.5 million renovation. If you're feeling... More
 
 
 
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Alma Enterprises
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 9 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
After five years at 1 Vyner Street Alma Enterprises, the project-space which began as a base for successful young artists' collective 'Land', moved to this... More
 
 
 
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Bank of England Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Bartholomew Lane, City, London EC2R | 10 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Sorry, no free samples here but you can get your hands on a real gold bar. Housed within the Bank of England, the Bank of... More
 
 
 
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Walkie Talkie / 20 Fenchurch Street
London > Attractions > Sights
20 Fenchurch Street, EC3M | 11 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Designed by world-renowned architect Rafael Vinoly, 20 Fenchurch Street, nicknamed the 'Walkie Talkie' made headlines before it even opened when it 'melted' cars... More
 
 
 
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The Shard
London > Attractions > Sights
96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
When it officially opened on Thursday 5th July 2012, The Shard became the tallest building in the European Union and the 45th tallest building in... More
 
 
 
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HMS Belfast
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Morgan's Lane, Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
HMS Belfast, moored at Morgan's Lane off Tooley Street, is a World War Two cruiser with nine decks. As you explore this floating museum, pop... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London
London > Attractions > Museums
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 13 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Experience the real flavour of London life from the prehistoric to present day when you visit the Museum of London, a modern ... More
 
 
 
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Middle Temple Hall
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Middle Temple Lane, Holborn, London EC4Y | 13 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
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... More
 
 
 
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The London Underwriting Centre
London > Attractions > Sights
3 Minster Court, Mincing Lane, City, London EC3R | 13 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Opened in October 1993, The London Underwriting Centre (LUC) at 3 Minster Court is a purpose-built building where the world's leading insurance and reinsurance companies... More
 
 
 
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Lloyd's of London
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
12 Leadenhall Street, City, London EC3V | 13 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
The landmark Lloyd's building, at 1 Lime Street, is arguably one of the most iconic buildings in The City. Designed by architect Richard Rogers, it... More
 
 
 
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Temple Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Fleet Street, Temple, Holborn, London EC4Y | 14 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
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... More
 
 
 
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Two Temple Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
2 Temple Place, WC2R | 14 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
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... More
 
 
 
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All Hallows by the Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Byward Street, City, London EC3R | 14 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
All Hallows, the oldest church in the City of London, is 1300 years old with a crypt museum, Roman pavement and Saxon and Roman artefacts.... More
 
 
 
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Tower 42 - formerly NatWest Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, City, London EC2N | 15 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
At 601 feet, Tower 42 was the first skyscraper in the City of London when it was officially opened in June 1981 by Her... More
 
 
 
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Eames Fine Art Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
58 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 15 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
Specialising in the work of established masters of Modern and contemporary art, Eames Fine Art Gallery offers collectors a selection of original prints, drawings and... More
 
 
 
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St Bartholomew the Great
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 15 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
St Bartholomew the Great is a historic church founded in 1123 and the oldest parish church in the City of London. Features include the pre-Reformation... More
 
 
 
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Fashion and Textile Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
83 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 15 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Birthday
The fashionista behind the Fashion and Textile Museum is Zandra Rhodes, the colourful designer who won the Designer of the Year award in 1972 and... More
 
 
 
 
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Open Studio: Sculptural Weave
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

An opportunity to experiment with large-scale 3D weaving, plaiting, braiding and construction....More

Cocktail Making Masterclass
Exhibitions | Until 26th March 2015 

Vinopolis 4 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

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BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert: Meta4 String Quartet
Concerts | On 5th March 2015 

Barbican Centre 16 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

The group performs Haydn's String Quartet In B Minor and Bartok's String Quartet No 5....More

London Symphony Orchestra
Concerts | On 5th March 2015 

Barbican Centre 16 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

With conductor Kristjan Jarvi and violinist Roby Lakatos....More

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Fabric 16 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

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Tune Yards
Concerts | On 5th March 2015 

Southbank Centre 17 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

The American duo, also known as Merrill Garbus and Nate Brenner, performs indie-electro and experimental pop....More

Gamelan Intermediate Course
Exhibitions | Until 26th March 2015 

Southbank Centre 17 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Introductory gamelan workshops....More

Common Wealth - No Guts, No Heart, No Glory
Theatre | Until 8th March 2015 

Southbank Centre 17 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

This contemporary theatre production, directed by Evie Manning, tells the story of five young Muslim women trying to forge a ...More

The Baulkham Hills African Ladies Troupe
Theatre | Until 7th March 2015 

Southbank Centre 17 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

These marvellous women turn their extraordinary stories of survival into a joyous theatre of humanity. But this is not just ...More

Mr Elbank: Beard
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

Somerset House 17 minutes walk from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Exhibition of photographs by Mr Elbank in which all of the subjects sport a beard....More

 
 
 
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