Cowcross Street

 
 
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Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, Islington, London EC1M
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Cowcross Street in Islington. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Cowcross Street is Farringdon Rail which is about 1 minutes to the West.

Cowcross Street is in the London area of Clerkenwell.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Barbican Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Caxton House NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
Cardinal House NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Rookery Peter's Lane, Cowcross Street, EC1M 6DS As cosy as a gentleman's club but not nearly so stuffy, The Rookery is a perfect romantic getaway - and consequently...

 
 
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The Rookery Cowcross Street, EC1M 6DS A wonderfully quirky little hotbed of history, mums will love the timber beams and slanting ceilings of this charming old hotel....

 
 
Romantic Hotels

The Rookery Peter's Lane, Cowcross Street, EC1M 6DS As cosy as a gentleman's club but not nearly so stuffy, The Rookery is a perfect romantic getaway - and consequently...

 
 
A London Christmas 2007: Hotel Hideaways

The Rookery Peter's Lane, Cowcross Street, EC1M 6DS Closed Saturday 24th (Christmas Eve) - Thursday 27th December 2007 As cosy and wood-panelled as a gentleman’s club but not nearly...

 
 
Romantic Hideaways in London

The Rookery Peters Lane, Cowcross Street, EC1M 6DS Is there a more romantic hotel in London than The Rookery? We seriously doubt it. With the vaulted beams...

 
 
London's Best Events 2015

Discover what's on in London 2015 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2015 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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    Atelier EC1 Apartments By Bridgestreet
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £120  21% off
    30 Greville Street, EC1N | 3 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Atelier EC1 by BridgeStreet is a new five star, environmentally friendly apartment development based in the heart of Londons thriving Jewellery Quarter, near the City of ... More
     
     
     
    Malmaison London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £52  24% off
    18-21 Charterhouse Square, EC1M | 3 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Malmaison London has been stunningly converted into the finest boutique hotel in London. Right on the edge of trendy Clerkenwell and within the sound of bow ... More
     
     
     
    The Zetter Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  37% off
    St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 4 minutes from Cowcross Street
    This boutique hotel in trendy Clerkenwell fits right in with the warehouse chic designer feel of the neighbourhood. Mixing vintage chairs with stark modern prints, there's ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Cowcross Street

    Near Cowcross Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Henry IV (Part II)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th December 2015 to 23rd January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 8 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed at the Barbican by Royal Shakespeare ...More
     
     
     
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    Henry IV (Part I)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 7th November 2015 to 24th January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 8 minutes from Cowcross Street
    The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November once again as part of the King and ...More
     
     
     
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    English National Ballet: Lest We Forget
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 8th to 12th Sep 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, City, London EC1R | 13 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Following a successful first showing at the Barbican in spring last year, the English National Ballet's "clever mix of experiment and accessibility" (The Guardian), Lest We ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Cowcross Street

    Near Cowcross Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Theatre Delicatessen
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Taking over the old Guardian building in Farringdon and filling it with rehearsal rooms and performance spaces, Theatre Delicatessen not only takes an entrepreneurial approach to ... More
     
     
     
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    Theatre Delicatessen
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Taking over the old Guardian building in Farringdon and filling it with rehearsal rooms and performance spaces, Theatre Delicatessen not only takes an entrepreneurial approach to ... More
     
     
     
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    Volupte Lounge
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    9 Norwich Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 6 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Quirky, alternative cabaret club. From cream teas to secret organic cocktails, cabaret and comedy, Kuki La-Belle and Delores von Cotier’s cheeky club combines the naughty with the ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Cowcross Street

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Cowcross Street
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    St Bartholomew the Great
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 3 minutes from Cowcross Street
    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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    New Street Square
    London > Attractions >
    New Street Square, City, London EC4A | 6 minutes from Cowcross Street
    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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    House of Detention
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Sans Walk, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 6 minutes from Cowcross Street
    The House of Detention gets its name from its former purpose - as a prison - and there has been a prison on this site since ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Cowcross Street

    The best shops and markets near Cowcross Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Farm Collective
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from Cowcross Street
    Its location opposite Smithfield Market is a very appropriate spot for the Farm Collective to set up shop. Working with select farmers and small producers, this outlet ... More
     
     
     
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    Smithfield Market
    London > Shopping > Markets
    West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 2 minutes from Cowcross Street
    For tenants of Smithfield Market getting up in the dark is the nothing out of the ordinary; with the market opening at 4am these hard ... More
     
     
     
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    Nicholas James
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    16-18 Hatton Garden, Holborn, London EC1N | 4 minutes from Cowcross Street
    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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    Restaurants near Cowcross Street

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    Pizza Express
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    26 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from Cowcross Street
    Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
     
     
     
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    Lazybones
    London > Restaurants > American restaurants
    Unit 5 , Cowcross Street , Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from Cowcross Street
    Inspired by slow cooking culture, Lazybones is a laid back restaurant and bar that serves hearty meat dishes. Diners can feast on pulled pork sandwiches, beef ... More
     
     
     
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    Pret A Manger
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    101 Turnmill Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from Cowcross Street
    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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    Education near Cowcross Street

    Near Cowcross Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Career Energy
    London > Education > Career Services
    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 7 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
     
     
     
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    London Wine Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from Cowcross Street
    One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
     
     
     
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 11 minutes from Cowcross Street
    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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    Leisure near Cowcross Street

    Cowcross Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Urban Golf
    London > Leisure > Golf
    12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 3 minutes from Cowcross Street
    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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    My Chocolate Workshops
    London > Leisure > Activities
    Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwin Gardens, Holborn, London EC1N | 5 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Immerse yourself in a world of chocolate with this mouth-watering workshop. You will discover how chocolate is processed from bean to bar. Sample a variety of ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 6 minutes from Cowcross Street
    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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    Pubs near Cowcross Street

    The best pubs near London Cowcross Street.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Jerusalem Tavern
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    55 Britton Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 2 minutes from Cowcross Street
    It’s teeny-tiny and, no, there aren’t enough seats, but the Jerusalem Tavern still provides a cosy nook to devour a rare breed of delicious ales. London’s ... More
     
     
     
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    Fox & Anchor
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 3 minutes from Cowcross Street
    This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Old Red Cow
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 3 minutes from Cowcross Street
    One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Cowcross Street

    Cowcross Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Fabric
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    77a Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from Cowcross Street
    Built on the site of a Victorian meat cellar, Fabric continues to boast the most sensational line-ups in the capital. Its global reputation is founded on ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Vinoteca
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    7 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 2 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Wine bars in the UK were given a bad name in the 1980s but places like this show us how it should be done. Both the ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Longroom
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    18-20 St. John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 2 minutes from Cowcross Street
    Situated in the heart of Clerkenwell, next door to St John and Smithfield Market, The Longroom specialises in craft beers, salt beef and gourmet sandwiches. Described ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Cowcross Street

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Cowcross Street.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Rookery
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Peter's Lane, Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from Cowcross Street
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    Bleeding Heart Yard
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Farringdon, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 3 minutes from Cowcross Street
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    Haberdashers' Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 3 minutes from Cowcross Street
    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
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 29th August 2015 

    Fabric 1 minute walk from Cowcross Street

    House and techno across three arenas courtesy of Craig Richards, Ricardo Villalobos, Nastia, Nicolas Lutz, Terry Francis, Ben Klock, Warm, ...More

    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Museum of London 7 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ...More

     
    Dr Johnsons Houses
    Tours | Until 31st December 2016 

    Dr Johnson's House 7 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    A 300 year old town house, nestled amongst a maze of courts and alleys. It was built in 1700 and ...More

    Aaron Koblin And Ben Tricklebank: Light Echoes
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    Barbican Centre 8 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    Los Angeles-based digital artists Koblin and Tricklebank present a laser commission, which projects a sculptural wall of light around the ...More

    The Barbican Exhibition: Building A Landmark
    Exhibitions | Until 29th November 2015 

    Barbican Centre 8 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    Rarely seen photographs of the construction of the building from a bomb site into a brutalist architectural landmark....More

    Hamlet
    Hamlet
    Theatre | Until 31st October 2015 

    Barbican Centre 8 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    Benedict Cumberbatch stars in the title role of Hamlet in Lyndsey Turner's production of Shakespeare's tragedy at the Barbican. The ...More

     
    Language Courses In Spanish, Italian, French, Brazilian-Portuguese And German
    Exhibitions | Until 25th September 2015 

    Conway Hall 12 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    Lunchtime and evening courses from beginner to advanced....More

    Voga at Coq d'Argent
    Voga at Coq d'Argent
    Sporting Events | Until 27th September 2015 

    Coq d'Argent 14 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    What better way to spend summer Sunday mornings than doing voga on the roof of the Coq d'Argent? Even better, ...More

     
    David Blandy: Hercules: Rough Cut
    Exhibitions | Until 19th September 2015 

    Bloomberg SPACE 14 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    A video installation exploring and responding to the history and architecture of the City of London....More

    Flora And Fauna
    Exhibitions | Next performance 29th August 2015 

    Bank of England Museum 14 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    What's the colour of money? The Bank Of England Museum in the City turns its attention to another type of ...More

     
     
     
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