St George's Church, Hanover Square †

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St George Street, Mayfair, Hanover Square, London W1S 1FX
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St George's Church, Hanover SquareSt George's was finished in 1724 at a cost of £10,000, part of the great church-building programme of Queen Anne. It's a classic piece of Queen Anne architecture, though somewhat in need of restoration. George Frederick Handel was a regular worshipper at St George's, and partly as a result, it has now become home to a regular program of classical music, including the annual Handel festival. In comparison with other churches of the period, St George's is lacking in ornament however it does have some notable pieces. The reredos above the altar, from the workshop of Grinling Gibbons, frame 'The Last Supper', painted by William Kent in 1724. The stained glass windows above contain an early 16th-century Flemish work from Antwerp.


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37 Conduit Street, W1S | 2 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
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5 Maddox Street, W1S | 2 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
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19 - 21 Great Marlborough Street, W1F | 4 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
A swimming pool, spa, fitness room and a range of meeting rooms have been sympathetically accommodated within this historic 5-star Soho hotel. A Grade II listed ... More
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Wigmore Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
36 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 7 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Built by the Bechstein piano company in 1901, this grandiose concert hall is regarded by many as London's best venue for chamber and solo performances. Wigmore ... More
St. James's
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
197 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 7 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Attractive Christopher Wren designed church with a regularly changing programme of classical music from the London Festival Orchestra including appearances from the London Festival Orchestra. ... More
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Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
20 Kingly Street, Soho, London W1B | 3 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
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London Palladium
London > Entertainment > Theatres
8 Argyll Street, Soho, London W1F | 4 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
For those who owned televisions in the 1950s and 1960s, the London Palladium is quite simply the most famous variety theatre in the world. Stars who ... More
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Regent Street Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
309 Regent Street, Marylebone, London W1B | 6 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
The historic Regent Street Cinema is where the first ever performance of moving images took place. Created by the Lumière brothers, the film was shown as ... More
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Cinderella
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 9th December 2016 to 15th January 2017
London Palladium, 8 Argyll Street, W1F | 4 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
The best rags-to-riches fairy tale there is, Cinderella comes to the London Palladium this December. It will be the first pantomime to be staged at the ...More
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Damien Arnold, Jonty Coy And Peter Foggitt
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Friday 29th July 2016 - 1.10pm
St James's Church Piccadilly, 197 Piccadilly, W1J | 7 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
The tenor, flautist and pianist play music by Bizet, Stefano Donaudy, Mozart, Schumann and others....More
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National Youth String Orchestra
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Friday 29th July 2016 - 7.30pm
St James's Church Piccadilly, 197 Piccadilly, W1J | 7 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
The orchestra performs music by Mozart, Paul Constantinescu, Howells, Elgar and others. Featuring the Contempo String Quartet and conductor Damian Iorio....More
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Victoria Miro Mayfair
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
14 St George Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Three decades after opening her first gallery in Cork Street, Victoria Miro returns to Mayfair to open a third space in October 2013. The gallery, designed ... More
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Halcyon Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
144-146 New Bond Street, W1S | 2 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
One of the largest and most spectacular gallery spaces in London, Halcyon Gallery's magnificent flagship gallery at 144-146 New Bond Street is a five-storey, 12,000 square ... More
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Alan Cristea Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
31 Cork Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 3 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Alan Cristea Gallery is the largest publisher and dealer of artists' prints and editions in Europe. Set up by Alan Cristea, who brings with him twenty ... More
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Shapero Rare Books
London > Shopping > Books
32 St George Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Specialists in travel, natural history and English literature with an extensive range of colour plate books ranging from sport, children's interest, architecture and economics.... More
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Pendulum of Mayfair
London > Shopping > Antiques
51 Maddox Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Family shop specialising in hand-made pendulum clocks of distinction. Mr Roy Clements and his sons have been in the clock trade since 1953, and this is ... More
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Sotheby's
London > Shopping > Antiques
34-35 New Bond Street, Fitzrovia, London W1S | 1 minute from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Founded in 1774, Sotheby's is the world’s oldest art auction house. Sales today command record sums for items. Notable sales range from 'Danseuse au Repos' ... More
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Wild Honey
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
12 St George Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Tables are hard to come by at Anthony Demetre's Michelin-starred contemporary restaurant, and it's easy to see why. In the reliable hands of head chef Colin ... More
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Black Roe Poke Bar & Grill
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
4 Mill Street, W1S | 1 minute from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Backed by restaurateur Kurt Zdesar, owner of Chotto Matte in Soho, Black Roe Poke Bar & Grill ... More
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Maddox Club
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
3 - 5 Mill Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Maddox Club in Mayfair is another venue that has a unique summer offering. This exclusive club set in the heart of London’s Mayfair plays on ... More
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Regent Academy of Fine Arts
London > Education > Arts and Drama
153 Regent Street, Mayfair, London W1B | 3 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
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Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 6 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
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L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 6 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
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The House of Elemis
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
2 Lancashire Court, Mayfair, London W1S | 2 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Following a major redesign, the Elemis flagship spa in Mayfair re-launched as the House of Elemis in 2015. More than just a spa, it's 'a couture ... More
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Triyoga
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Unit 2.4-2.6 Kingly Court, Soho, London W1B5PW | 3 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
On the second floor of the Kingly Court complex off Carnaby Street, Triyoga offers busy city people a refuge where they can centre themselves. One of ... More
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The Beauty Lounge
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
1 Kingly Court, Soho, London W1B | 3 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
All therapists at The Beauty Lounge in Kingly Court work in the media, fashion and beauty industry so when you go for a make-up leseson you'll ... More
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The Only Running Footman
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
5 Charles Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 6 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
One of two venues belonging to The Meredith Group who also run The Portman in Portman Village, The Only Running Footman is a popular pub, restaurant ... More
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Punch Bowl
London > Nightlife > Pubs
41 Farm Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 7 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Famous for its famous owner, the Punch Bowl became a celebrity hang-out when Guy Ritchie split up with Madonna. The director of 'Lock, Stock & Two ... More
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The Adam and Eve
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77a Wells Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 7 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
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Sketch - The Parlour and Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
9 Conduit Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Dazzling and design are the main buzz words here. Laid out over two floors, on the former site of the Royal Institute of British Architects, the ... More
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No. 41
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
41 Conduit Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 2 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
No. 41 located at 41 Conduit Street in the heart of Mayfair is a stylish nightclub offering opulent furnishings and a luxurious setting. Innovative cocktails and ... More
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Dirty Martini, Hanover Square
London > Nightlife > Bars
10c Hanover Square, Mayfair, London W1S | 2 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
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Claridge's
London > Business > Venue Hire
Brook Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1K | 4 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
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Royal Academy of Arts
London > Business > Venue Hire
Burlington House, Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
Lord Burlington's spectacular London palace is home to the Royal Academy of Arts, a set of galleries that houses the country's premier art school and a ... More
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Dover Street Restaurant and Bar
London > Business > Venue Hire
8-10 Dover Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1S | 6 minutes from St George's Church, Hanover Square
This long established night spot in Mayfair's Dover Street has been providing Londoners with a sophisticated setting to enjoy food, drink and live entertainment for 30 ... More

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The Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake
Dance | Until 10th August 2016 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

Yuri Grigorovich's adaptation of Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov's celebrated 1895 production, set to Tchaikovsky's score....More

Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

A new piece of artwork by Yinka Shonibare will be displayed on the exterior of the Royal Opera House this ...More

 
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Foodie Events | Until 29th September 2016 

Balthazar 2 minutes walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

Plumped up lips made from sponge, chocolate torte as gel eyeliner, and rhubarb and ginger cream lined up like brush-on ...More

 
Kinky Boots
Kinky Boots
Theatre | Until 14th January 2017 

Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey ...More

 
Hobson's Choice
Hobson's Choice
Theatre | Until 10th September 2016 

Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

Marking the 100th anniversary of the first UK production of Harold Brighouse's classic comedy, Hobson's Choice comes to the Vaudeville ...More

 
Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical
Theatre | Until 28th May 2017 

Cambridge Theatre 3 minutes walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

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

 
Faith Healer
Theatre | Until 20th August 2016 

The Donmar Warehouse 3 minutes walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

Following her productions of Fathers and Sons and Philadelphia, Here I Come!, Lyndsey Turner returns to the ...More

Green Day's American Idiot
Theatre | Until 25th September 2016 

Arts Theatre 4 minutes walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

X Factor finalist Amelia Lily plays Whatshername in the Tony Award-winning musical about three boyhood friends searching for meaning in ...More

Bob
Theatre | Until 30th September 2016 

Arts Theatre 4 minutes walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

This parody of works by Shakespeare is a tragi-comedy from Gin And Tonic about the dramatic downfall of the most ...More

Human Emotional Process
Theatre | Until 15th August 2016 

Arts Theatre 4 minutes walk from St George's Church, Hanover Square

Chaskis Theatre and PigDog, present Jose Rivera's play set in an odd dystopian future where the US government can change ...More

 
 
 
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