Argos  

 
 
ADDRESS
185-187 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V 9NP
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Weekdays: 9am-8pm; Sat: 9.30am-6.30pm; Sun: 11am-5pm
 

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Cheap, catalogue-based chain store which sells almost everything. Argos is a bit of national institution and offers good deals on all sorts of household goods, from cheap furniture to electronics and computers.

Has a uniquely irritating system involving separate payment and collection of goods, which keeps prices low, but forces you to queue twice.

 

LondonTown.com - Argos Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Barbican Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Clere Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Pear Tree Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £47  37% off
Central Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from Argos
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
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £50  42% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from Argos
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  25% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 9 minutes from Argos
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
 
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spray Rose
London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
69 East Dulwich Grove, SE22 | 4.6 miles from Argos
Based in sleepy Dulwich, London’s number one mail order florist offers a comprehensive service across the city, the country and the world! And you won’t find ... More
 
 
 
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Tyrrell Katz
London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
2 Kimberley Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 5.1 miles from Argos
Stuck for gift ideas? Why not take a look at the Tyrrell Katz catalogue. Tyrrell Katz started out working on merchandise commissions for a number of British ... More
 
 
 
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Jo Jo Maman Bebe
London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
68 Northcote Road, Battersea, SW11 | 5.7 miles from Argos
JoJo Maman Bébé is a one-stop solution for pregnancy and beyond and offers a wide range of stylish maternity wear, adorable babywear and quirky, original children’s ... More
 
 
 
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Momosan Shop
London > Shopping > Art and Design
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from Argos
Momosan Shop offers objects selected by Momoko Mizutani whose upbringing and experiences in Japan and the UK influence the selection of goods and events ... More
 
 
 
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Tokyobike Shoreditch
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from Argos
Hip, independent bike company founded in 2002 in the quiet Tokyo suburb of Yanaka, Tokyobike made its way to ... More
 
 
 
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Bookartbookshop
London > Shopping > Books
17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 6 minutes from Argos
We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
 
 
 
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Melos Sinfonia: Written On Skin
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 20th October 2017 - 7.30pm
Argos, 161 Old Street, EC1V | 3 minutes from Argos
A concert staging of George Benjamin's landmark opera, directed by Jack Furness and starring Lauren Fagan as Agnes, Ross Ramgobin as the Protector. Conducted by Oliver ...More
 
 
 
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Motor City Drum Ensemble
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 20th October 2017 - 9pm-4am
Argos, 32-37 Cowper Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from Argos
The DJ aka Danilo Plessow supplies classic house and disco alongside pulsating, hypnotic techno, plus Bradley Zero in room two....More
 
 
 
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Supa Dupa Fly x Drizzy Takeover
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 20th October 2017 - 9.30pm-3.30am
Argos, 89 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 6 minutes from Argos
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The Nursery Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
2 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 6 minutes from Argos
From 1st June 2017 The Nursery Theatre opens a new improv theatre at 2 Finsbury Square as part of the Theatre Delicatessen building ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Electric Light Station
London > Entertainment >
Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 7 minutes from Argos
As the name suggests, Shoreditch Electric Light Station began life as an electricity generating station. Now home of Circus Space, the building, which dates back to ... More
 
 
 
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Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
1 Milton Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 7 minutes from Argos
Milton Court, opened in September 2013, provides the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities. The £89 million building on Silk ... More
 
 
 
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Bunhill Fields
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
38 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from Argos
Small, wooded dissenters' cemetery in the city centre. William Blake, John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe are among over 120,000 nonconformists whose bodies are squeezed closely together within ... More
 
 
 
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Host Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Honduras Street, City, London EC1Y | 5 minutes from Argos
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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Magnum Photos
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
63 Gee Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 5 minutes from Argos
The London gallery for renowned photo agency, Magnum. Representing the best in photography, The Magnum Photos selection process for new members is legendary for its toughness. ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Grind
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
213 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Argos
An espresso bar, cocktail bar and recording studio in one circular stand-alone building on the edge of Old Street Roundabout, Shoreditch Grind is frequently name checked ... More
 
 
 
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Bone Daddies The Bower
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
207-211 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Argos
Following on from the Soho and Kensington locations, Bone Daddies has now launched at The Bower in east London. Steering away from sushi, this restaurant gives ... More
 
 
 
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Thai Thai
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
110 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Argos
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Argos
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 | 3 minutes from Argos
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 | 8 minutes from Argos
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Argos gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Argos
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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London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 5 minutes from Argos
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
 
 
 
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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 13 minutes from Argos
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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The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Argos
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
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The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Argos
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
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Long Arm Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
20-26 Worship Street, EC2A | 6 minutes from Argos
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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Good & Proper Tea Shoreditch
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Bower, EC1V | 1 minute from Argos
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
 
 
 
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The Nightjar Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
129-131 City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Argos
For live jazz and adventurous signature cocktails in a subterranean speakeasy setting try The Nightjar Bar in Shoreditch. Taking its cue from the illicit anti-Prohibition bars ... More
 
 
 
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Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Argos
... More
 
 
 
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London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Argos
... More
 
 
 
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The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from Argos
... More
 
 
 
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The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 7 minutes from Argos
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
 
 
 
 

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Movimento
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Club Aquarium 4 minutes walk from Argos

House, tech house, deep house and techno from Gabriel Sordo, Francesco Poggi, CASSIMM and Jo Lively....More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 21st October 2017 

XOYO 5 minutes walk from Argos

House, techno and disco courtesy of Tony Humphrie, Jasper James and Gene Hunt....More

BBC SO Total Immersion: Julian Anderson
Concerts | On 21st October 2017 

Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama 7 minutes walk from Argos

Guildhall Musicians perform smaller-scale choral works by Anderson....More

Vice City! London Launch: Whitney Houston Special!
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 21st October 2017 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 8 minutes walk from Argos

A night of 1980s pop and R&b with the focus on the iconic singer....More

Dark Rooms
Concerts | On 21st October 2017 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 8 minutes walk from Argos

Atmospheric alt pop from the outfit based in Los Angeles, California....More

John Akomfrah: Purple
Exhibitions | Until 7th January 2018 

Barbican Centre 8 minutes walk from Argos

British artist and filmmaker John Akomfrah presents his ambitious new installation, Purple. Being displayed at the Barbican Centre, the six-channel ...More

Basquiat: Boom for Real
Basquiat: Boom for Real
Exhibitions | Until 28th January 2018 

Barbican Art Gallery 8 minutes walk from Argos

This September, the Barbican hosts the first large-scale exhibition in the UK on late American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. Basquiat: Boom ...More

 
BBC Symphony Orchestra: Total Immersion
Concerts | On 21st October 2017 

Barbican Centre 8 minutes walk from Argos

Edward Gardner conducts Julian Anderson's Eden, Imagin'd Corners, In Lieblicher Blaue, Poem For Violin And Orchestra, Symphony and Fantasias, with ...More

Lucy's Disco
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 21st October 2017 

The Queen Of Hoxton 9 minutes walk from Argos

Golden era disco courtesy of The Revenge, Stardusts, Chaka Khant, Rachel and London Disco Society....More

Lucy's Disco
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 21st October 2017 

The Queen Of Hoxton 9 minutes walk from Argos

The Revenge, Michelle Manetti, Rachael, Chaka Khant and Lucid Stannard spin disco and grooves....More

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