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Cowcross Street

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

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Hoxton Overground Station
28 minutes walk
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Car Parks

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

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    Atelier EC1 Apartments By Bridgestreet London

    Atelier EC1 Apartments By Bridgestreet

    from 111 40% off
    30 Greville Street, London, EC1N 8AF 3 minutes away 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

    Malmaison London

    from 91 29% off
    18-21 Charterhouse Square, London, EC1M 6AH 3 minutes away 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

    The Zetter Hotel London

    from 60 36% off
    St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, London, EC1M 5RJ 4 minutes away 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
    Henry IV (Part II) London
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    Henry IV (Part II)

    Dates: 14th December 2015 to 23rd January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS 8 minutes away 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

    Matthew Bourne's The Car Man London
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    Matthew Bourne's The Car Man

    Dates: 14th July to 9th August 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R 4TN 13 minutes away from Cowcross Street

    Fifteen years since its premiere, Matthew Bourne's "sweaty, oil-spattered version of Carmen" (The Guardian) is back. The internationally acclaimed award-winning dance thriller is loosely based ...More

    English National Ballet: Lest We Forget London
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    English National Ballet: Lest We Forget

    Dates: 8th to 12th Sep 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, City, EC1R 4TN 13 minutes away 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

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    Theatre Delicatessen London
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    Theatre Delicatessen

    Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, EC1R 3DA 6 minutes away 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

    Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, EC1R 3DA 6 minutes away 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

    Volupte Lounge London
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    Volupte Lounge

    9 Norwich Street, Holborn, EC4A 1EJ 6 minutes away 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
    St Bartholomew the Great London
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    St Bartholomew the Great

    West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, EC1A 9DS 3 minutes away 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

    New Street Square, City, EC4A 3BF 6 minutes away 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

    House of Detention London
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    House of Detention

    Sans Walk, Clerkenwell, EC1R 0LT 6 minutes away 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
    Farm Collective London
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    Farm Collective

    91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 6BH 1 minutes away from Cowcross Street

    Its location oppositeSmithfield Market is a very appropriate spot for the Farm Collective to set up shop. Working with select farmers and small producers, this outlet ...More

    Smithfield Market London
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    Smithfield Market

    West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, EC1A 9PQ 2 minutes away 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

    Nicholas James London
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    Nicholas James

    16-18 Hatton Garden, Holborn, EC1N 8AT 4 minutes away 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

    26 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 6DQ 1 minutes away 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

    Lazybones London
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    Lazybones

    Unit 5 , Cowcross Street , Clerkenwell, EC1M 6DQ 1 minutes away 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

    Pret A Manger London
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    Pret A Manger

    101 Turnmill Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 5QP 1 minutes away 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
    Career Energy London
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    Career Energy

    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, WC1V 7QH 7 minutes away 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

    London Wine Academy London
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    London Wine Academy

    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, EC1R 5NA 8 minutes away 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

    LSO St Luke's London
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    LSO St Luke's

    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, EC1V 9NG 11 minutes away 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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    Cowcross Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Urban Golf London
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    Urban Golf

    12 Smithfield Street, City, EC1A 9LA 3 minutes away 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

    Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwin Gardens, Holborn, EC1N 7RJ 5 minutes away 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

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    Postman's Park

    King Edward Street, City, EC4M 7DQ 6 minutes away 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.
    Jerusalem Tavern London
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    Jerusalem Tavern

    55 Britton Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 5NA 2 minutes away 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

    Fox & Anchor London
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    Fox & Anchor

    115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 6AA 3 minutes away 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

    The Old Red Cow London
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    The Old Red Cow

    71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, EC1A 9EJ 3 minutes away 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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    Cowcross Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    Fabric

    77a Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 3HN 1 minutes away 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

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    Vinoteca

    7 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, EC1M 4AA 2 minutes away 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

    The Longroom London
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    The Longroom

    18-20 St. John Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 4AY 2 minutes away 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.
    The Rookery London
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    The Rookery

    Peter's Lane, Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M 6DS 1 minutes away from Cowcross Street

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    Bleeding Heart Yard London
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    Bleeding Heart Yard

    Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Farringdon, Clerkenwell, EC1N 8SJ 3 minutes away from Cowcross Street

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    Haberdashers' Hall London
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    Haberdashers' Hall

    18 West Smithfield, City, EC1A 9HQ 3 minutes away 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

    Alternate names and popular misspellings for Cowcross Street

    Cowcross Street, Cowcros Street, Cowcros Stret

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    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 2nd August 2015
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    Fabric  1 minute walk from Cowcross Street

    Peter Pixzel, Jacob Husley plus Jamma & Max supply house and techno.... More

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

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    Kids Events | Until 2nd August 2015
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    Museum of London  7 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    Listen to the story and solve the mystery.... More

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    Kids Events | Until 6th August 2015
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    Museum of London  7 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    Search for relics from the Roman Empire.... More

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    Exhibitions | Until 29th November 2015
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    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

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    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015
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    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

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    Exhibitions | Until 23rd August 2015
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    Barbican Centre  8 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    An all-day celebration of music and art.... More

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    Exhibitions | Until 24th January 2016
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    Guildhall Art Gallery  9 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

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    Exhibitions | Until 25th September 2015
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    Conway Hall  12 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

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

    Matthew Bourne's The Car Man
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    Dance | Until 9th August 2015
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    Sadler's Wells Theatre  13 minutes walk from Cowcross Street

    Fifteen years since its premiere, Matthew Bourne's "sweaty, oil-spattered version of Carmen" (The Guardian) is back. The internationally acclaimed ... More

     
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