White Swan  

 
 
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20 Farringdon St, City, London EC4A 4AB
 
 
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White Swan. The White Swan is a friendly, independent pub operating over two floors. Expect modern, freshly prepared pub favourites real ales and great wines at fantastic prices served by friendly and enthusiastic staff.

 

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St. Paul's Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
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City Thameslink Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
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Snowhill NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Smithfield Central Market NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Club Quarters St Pauls Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  39% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 4 minutes from White Swan
This neat and simple hotel gets all the basics right. The prices are sensible, the rooms are simply and attractively decorated, there's a decent little bistro, ... More
 
 
 
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1-2 Serjeant's Inn, EC4Y | 5 minutes from White Swan
Amazing hotel, located right in the heart of the city. The Apex Temple Court Hotel is a landmark building that has been converted into a four ... More
 
 
 
Crowne Plaza London The City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £88  21% off
19 New Bridge Street, EC4V | 5 minutes from White Swan
Located in the very heart of the Square Mile, Crowne Plaza London The City is a newly renovated hotel set on the site of Henry VIII's ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Fable
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
52 Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from White Swan
Inspired by Aesop's tales, The Fable is a Farringdon bar and restaurant based around story telling; everything from the decor - the vintage typewriter, the library ... More
 
 
 
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The Saint
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Rose Street, Paternoster Square, City, London EC4M | 3 minutes from White Swan
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Bird of Smithfield
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
26 Smithfield Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 4 minutes from White Swan
With over 15 years heading the kitchen at one of London's best known restaurants, The Ivy, Chef Alan Bird sets up his own restaurant with Bird ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
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11 Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 1 minute from White Swan
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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Ribon
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
6 Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 1 minute from White Swan
Japanese cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Workshop Holborn Viaduct
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
60a Holborn Viaduct, City, London EC1A | 2 minutes from White Swan
Workshop Holborn Viaduct, the third coffee shop by Workshop Coffee Co., occupies a 1,200 square foot space on the ground floor of Amazon's London HQ in ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 20th August 2017 - 11pm-5.30am
White Swan, 77a Charterhouse Street, EC1M | 5 minutes from White Swan
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Bill Viola
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 8th September 2016 to 11th August 2018 - 8.30am-4.30pm
White Swan, St Paul's Churchyard, EC4M | 6 minutes from White Swan
The internationally-acclaimed artist displays a second permanent large-scale installation, titled Mary, the first moving-image artworks to be installed in a British cathedral, to coincide with the ...More
 
 
 
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Bill Viola: Mary
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 8th September 2016 to 31st December 2018
White Swan, St Paul's Churchyard, EC4M | 6 minutes from White Swan
Mary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire aisle of Christopher Wren's magnificent cathedral ...More
 
 
 
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Kings Reach, Victoria Embankment, Holborn, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from White Swan
One of the last three surviving warships of the Royal Navy built during the First World War and the first type of warship built specifically for ... More
 
 
 
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The Funny Side of Covent Garden (Upstairs at The George)
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
213 Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | 8 minutes from White Swan
The Funny Side comedy group runs comedy clubs in three locations in London, including the flagship Covent Garden venue above The George pub which puts on ... More
 
 
 
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The Piano Works
London > Entertainment > Live Music
113-117 Farringdon Road, EC1R | 10 minutes from White Swan
Housed in an intimately lit Victorian warehouse, The Piano Works is a non-stop live music venue that presents soul, funk, R&B and ... More
 
 
 
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New Street Square
London > Attractions >
New Street Square, City, London EC4A | 3 minutes from White Swan
Just off New Fetter Lane, New Street Square is a quiet space in Holborn where you can shop and stop off for a bite to eat. ... More
 
 
 
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St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 6 minutes from White Swan
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 Wellington ... More
 
 
 
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St Bartholomew the Great
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 6 minutes from White Swan
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 octagonal ... More
 
 
 
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The Natural Kitchen
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
15-17 New Street Square, Fetter Lane, City, London EC4A | 4 minutes from White Swan
Organic, wild and artisan food is supplied by the likes of the River Cottage at this food emporium which, is the second Natural Kitchen to open ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > Jewellery
16-18 Hatton Garden, Holborn, London EC1N | 5 minutes from White Swan
A trip to Hatton Garden is a rite of passage for any newly engaged couple but it can also be a confusing one. With so many ... More
 
 
 
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Smithfield Market
London > Shopping > Markets
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from White Swan
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Career Energy
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4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 6 minutes from White Swan
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1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 11 minutes from White Swan
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London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from White Swan
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Urban Golf
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12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 3 minutes from White Swan
OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
 
 
 
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Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 5 minutes from White Swan
Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
 
 
 
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King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 6 minutes from White Swan
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Visit this pub and you'll soon find out it's really not a long way to Tipperary. In fact it's merely a ten minute walk (stumble) ... More
 
 
 
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Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese
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145 Fleet Street, City, London EC4A | 3 minutes from White Swan
Sprawling 17th century tavern with rabbit-warren of bars and a rich history. Steeped in history, this pub’s story stretches back through the reigns of fifteen monarchs. While ... More
 
 
 
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The Duke and Duchess
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2 - 3 Creed Lane, City, London EC4V | 4 minutes from White Swan
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Humble Grape Fleet Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
1 St Brides Passage, Fleet Street, EC4Y | 3 minutes from White Swan
A wine bar and shop selling wines directly from independent vineyards, Humble Grape opened its first wine bar and shop in Battersea ... More
 
 
 
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Bounce Farringdon
London > Nightlife > Bars
121 Holborn, Holborn, London EC1N | 5 minutes from White Swan
Paddles at the ready! Europe's first social ping-pong club has arrived in London and, quite brilliantly, is built in the exact spot that table tennis was ... More
 
 
 
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Fabric
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77a Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from White Swan
Built on the site of a Victorian meat cellar, Fabric continues to boast the most sensational line-ups in the capital. Its global ... More
 
 
 
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Haberdashers' Hall
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18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 4 minutes from White Swan
Opened by the Queen in 2002 and designed by Sir Michael Hopkins and Partners Haberdashers' Hall was the first new livery hall in the Square Mile ... More
 
 
 
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Fabric
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St Paul's Cathedral 6 minutes walk from White Swan

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Exhibitions | Until 11th August 2018 

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Photographic portraits of the people of London, taken over six years....More

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Blast Theory present a series of newly commissioned short films in this interactive exhibition....More

Lady Lucy: Portraits for Services, Gifts and Favours
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A participatory art project, asking members of the public to offer a service, gift or favour to another museum visitor ...More

Into The Unknown: A Journey Through Science Fiction
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Barbican Centre 10 minutes walk from White Swan

This June, the Barbican Centre presents Into The Unknown: A Journey Through Science Fiction. The genre-defying exploration of art, design, ...More

 
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Exhibitions | Until 26th August 2017 

Barbican Centre 10 minutes walk from White Swan

Works by the Scottish artist and soprano incorporating sculptural elements and paper cuts with cartography and old musical scores....More

Marc Quinn: Drawn From Life
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Sir John Soane's Museum 11 minutes walk from White Swan

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