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Sights and Attractions near Strand

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Hunterian Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A | 3 minutes walk from Strand
The Hunterian Museum within the Royal College of Surgeons boasts a host of enlightening, permanent and temporary, galleries and exhibitions. Housed in the college, the... More
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Sir John Soane's Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A | 6 minutes walk from Strand
An appealingly higgledy-piggledy treasure trove of artefacts, the extraordinary Sir John Soane's Museum elegantly located on Lincoln's Inn Fields is well worth an exploratory rummage.... More
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London Film Museum Covent Garden
London > Attractions > Museums
45 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 7 minutes walk from Strand
The London Film Museum, located on the site of the Theatre Museum in the original Flower Cellars in the heart of Covent Garden, is the... More
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London Transport Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 7 minutes walk from Strand
After a two-year, 22 million refurbishment the London Transport Museum reopened on 22 November 2007 revealing more exhibition space than before. The museum travels back... More
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The Poetry Library
London > Attractions > Museums
Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes walk from Strand
The most comprehensive and accessible collection of poetry from 1914 in Britain, The Poetry Library within the Southbank Centre contains 90,000 items and is still... More
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The Cartoon Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
63 Wells Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 12 minutes walk from Strand
Combining art with humour, The Cartoon Museum is a museum-cum-gallery with a refreshingly vibrant personality. After 13 years on Little Russell Street in... More
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British Optical Association Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
42 Craven Street, WC2N | 12 minutes walk from Strand
Run by the Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers the British Optical Association Museum in Charing Cross features historic examples of London-made spectacles... More
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British Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 13 minutes walk from Strand
If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world... More
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Charles Dickens Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
48 Doughty Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 14 minutes walk from Strand
Charles Dickens brought London to life with his imaginative depictions of city life and his fascination and passion for the foggy Victorian streets have inspired... More
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Clockmaker's Museum, Guildhall Library
London > Attractions > Museums
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, Clerkenwell, London SW7 | 15 minutes walk from Strand
An exceptional collection of historic clocks, watches, and marine timekeepers. The majority of items in the collection range from c . 1600-c .... More
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Museum of London
London > Attractions > Museums
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 15 minutes walk from Strand
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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The Postal Museum and Mail Rail
London > Attractions > Museums
Phoenix Place, Clerkenwell, London WC1X | 15 minutes walk from Strand
Explore the history of the Royal Mail at The Postal Museum where you can go on an underground adventure through narrow tunnels not used since... More
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Household Cavalry Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Horse Guards, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 16 minutes walk from Strand
Visitors to the Household Cavalry Museum can watch troopers working with their horses in the original 18th century stables (via a glazed screen) and hear... More
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The Wiener Library
London > Attractions > Museums
29 Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 17 minutes walk from Strand
The Wiener Library is the world's oldest library dedicated to the study of the Holocaust, its causes and legacies. The library also hosts a regular... More
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The Foundling Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
40 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 17 minutes walk from Strand
The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now... More
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The Clink Prison Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
1 Clink Street, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 20 minutes walk from Strand
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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Churchill War Rooms
London > Attractions > Museums
Clive Steps, King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 20 minutes walk from Strand
Winston Churchill directed the troops during World War II from a small warren of underground rooms, which are now open to the public.... More
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Bank of England Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Bartholomew Lane, City, London EC2R | 20 minutes walk from Strand
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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Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
London > Attractions > Museums
Malet Place, University College London, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 23 minutes walk from Strand
The Petrie Museum, located within University College London, is one of the largest and most fascinating collections of Egyptian archaeology anywhere in the world. There... More
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 24 minutes walk from Strand
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in... More
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Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret
London > Attractions > Museums
9a St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 24 minutes walk from Strand
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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British Library
London > Attractions > Museums
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 25 minutes walk from Strand
With over 150 million items, a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, artwork by artists such as Antony Gormley and Eduardo... More
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Handel & Hendrix in London
London > Attractions > Museums
25 Brook Street, Mayfair, London W1K | 27 minutes walk from Strand
Handel & Hendrix in London, a beautifully restored Georgian house in Mayfair, is where the baroque composer George Frideric Handel lived from 1723 until his... More
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London Canal Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12-13 New Wharf Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 28 minutes walk from Strand
A trip to the Canal Museum reveals there's more to London's man-made waterways than just enjoying a day out in a narrow boat. You'll learn... More
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Fashion and Textile Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
83 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 31 minutes walk from Strand
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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Royal College Of Physicians
London > Attractions > Museums
11 St Andrews Place, Regent's Park, Regent's Park, London NW1 | 31 minutes walk from Strand
The Royal College of Physicians is the oldest royal medical college in England and Wales, and marks its 500th anniversary in 2018. Housed in a... More
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Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 33 minutes walk from Strand
The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum.... More
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Tower Bridge Exhibition
London > Attractions > Museums
Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 33 minutes walk from Strand
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from... More
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Geffrye Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
136 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London E2 | 2 miles from Strand
There aren't many museums that can have William Morris and Ikea under the same roof, but the Geffyre is one of them. The focus of... More
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Jewish Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.1 miles from Strand
The Jewish Museum in Camden reopened on Wednesday 17th March 2010 following a 10 million transformation which brought the collections of the Jewish Museum and... More

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Jamie Rodigan And Greentea Selecta
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The Lyceum Theatre 6 minutes walk from Strand

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The Lost Thing
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Linbury Theatre 8 minutes walk from Strand

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Philharmonia Orchestra
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Southbank Centre 11 minutes walk from Strand

Brian Wright conducts Handel's Messiah, with Goldsmiths Choral Union, Highgate Choral Society and English Concert Chorus....More

Matilda The Musical
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Cambridge Theatre 11 minutes walk from Strand

The Royal Shakespeare Company's multiple award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at ...More

 
Seven Dials Christmas Lights & Shopping Evening
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Seven Dials 11 minutes walk from Strand

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The Glory Of Christmas
Concerts | On 12th December 2019 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 13 minutes walk from Strand

Keith Marshall conducts and David Rowland directs the Christ's College Cambridge Thames Chamber Orchestra for Bach's Christians Be Joyful, Vivaldi's ...More

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Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel 13 minutes walk from Strand

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99 Comedy Club Leicester Square
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Ruby Blue 14 minutes walk from Strand

Poignant material from 2013 Comedy Gladiators Finalist, Birmingham's Darren Harriott. Plus Tez Ilyas and Chris McCausland....More

Fred Wesley & The New JBs
Concerts | Until 15th December 2019 

Ronnie Scott's 15 minutes walk from Strand

The trombone player from Alabama leads the funk and jazz group with their original material....More

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