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1st January Where:
,   Great Russell Street    WC1  WC1B
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British Museum

Great Russell Street, WC1, WC1B  3DG  9 minutes away from WC1

If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world...  More

1st January Where:
,   13 Lincoln's Inn Fields    WC1  WC2A
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Sir John Soane's Museum

13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC1, WC2A  3BP  12 minutes away from WC1

An appealingly higgledy-piggledy treasure trove of artefacts, the extraordinary Sir John Soane's Museum elegantly located on Lincoln's Inn Fields is well worth an exploratory rummage....  More

1st January Where:
,   48 Doughty Street    WC1  WC1N
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Charles Dickens Museum

48 Doughty Street, WC1, WC1N  2LX  6 minutes away from WC1

Charles Dickens brought London to life with his imaginative depictions of city life and his fascination and passion for the foggy Victorian streets have inspired...  More

1st January Where:
,   183 Euston Road    WC1  NW1
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Wellcome Collection

183 Euston Road, WC1, NW1  2BE  8 minutes away from WC1

A major and fascinating cultural venue, the Wellcome Collection combines three galleries: 'Medicine Man', 'Medicine Now' and 'special exhibitions'. In addition you'll find the famous...  More

1st January Where:
,   89 Southwark Street    WC1  SE1
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Contemporary Applied Arts

89 Southwark Street, WC1, SE1  0HX  33 minutes away from WC1

Founded in 1948 to promote and champion British craft, Contemporary Applied Arts operates a modern gallery space at 89 Southwark Street as a showcase of...  More

1st January Where:
,   96 Euston Road    WC1  NW1
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British Library

96 Euston Road, WC1, NW1  2DB  7 minutes away from WC1

With over 150 million items, a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, artwork by artists such as Antony Gormley and Eduardo...  More

1st January Where:
,   40 Brunswick Square    WC1  WC1N
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The Foundling Museum

40 Brunswick Square, WC1, WC1N  1AZ  2 minutes away from WC1

The Foundling Museum is one of London's real hidden treasures. Originally established in 1739 as a hospital which looked after abandoned children, the museum now...  More

1st January Where:
,   35 Little Russell Street    WC1  WC1A
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The Cartoon Museum

35 Little Russell Street, WC1, WC1A  2HH  10 minutes away from WC1

Combining art with humour, this addition to London's museum-cum-gallery scene is refreshingly vibrant. From political cartoons of Thatcher, Brown, Bush and Blair to rare originals...  More

1st January Where:
,   1 Scala Street    WC1  W1T
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Pollock's Toy Museum

1 Scala Street, WC1, W1T  2HL  12 minutes away from WC1

Crammed inside two townhouses (one 18th, the other 19th century) on a pretty sidestreet you'll find this historic haven for toys of all kinds. Named...  More

1st January Where:
,   Guildhall Yard, Off Gresham Street    WC1  EC2P
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Guildhall Art Gallery

Guildhall Yard, Off Gresham Street, WC1, EC2P  2EJ  10 minutes away from WC1

The Guildhall Art Gallery is the Corporation of London's collection of 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th century works of art. Fine architecture and a sumptuous...  More

1st January Where:
,   The Clock Room, Guildhall Library 5 Aldermanbury    WC1  EC2V
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Clockmaker's Museum, Guildhall Library

The Clock Room, Guildhall Library 5 Aldermanbury, WC1, EC2V  7HH  29 minutes away from WC1

An exceptional collection of historic clocks, watches, and marine timekeepers. The majority of items in the collection range from c.1600-c.1850. ...  More

1st January Where:
,   6-24 Britannia Street    WC1  WC1X
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Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street

6-24 Britannia Street, WC1, WC1X  9JD  9 minutes away from WC1

The Gagosian is a cavernous space for exhibitions of the highest calibre. It is a major asset for the regeneration of the King's Cross area....  More

1st January Where:
,   93 Guilford Street    WC1  WC1N
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Coram's Fields

93 Guilford Street, WC1, WC1N  1DN  4 minutes away from WC1

Coram's Fields is a special place for children where adults are allowed in only if accompanied by a child. Tucked away in the city centre...  More

1st January Where:
,   6-7 Little Russell Street, Bloomsbury    WC1  WC1A
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St George's Church

6-7 Little Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1, WC1A  2HR  10 minutes away from WC1

The architect Nicholas Hawksmoor built St George's between 1710 and 1730. The interior has since been altered but has many original furnishings. ...  More

1st January Where:
,   Rockefeller Building University College London, 21 University Street    WC1  WC1E
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Grant Museum of Zoology

Rockefeller Building University College London, 21 University Street, WC1, WC1E  6DE  9 minutes away from WC1

University College London's Grant Museum of Zoology houses around 62,000 specimens amounting to a diverse natural history collection covering the whole of the animal kingdom....  More

1st January Where:
,   Freeling House, Phoenix Place    WC1  WC1X
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British Postal Museum & Archive

Freeling House, Phoenix Place, WC1, WC1X  0DL  8 minutes away from WC1

The British Postal Museum Archive (BMPA) office and Royal Mail Archive is found within the large Mount Pleasant Sorting Office complex in Farringdon. Formed...  More

1st January Where:
,   Farringdon Road    WC1  EC1R
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Royal Mail Mount Pleasant Sorting Office

Farringdon Road, WC1, EC1R  4SQ  10 minutes away from WC1

Mount Pleasant is one of the world's largest sorting offices, covering an area of 7.5 acres. It's home to an expansive set of 23 miles...  More

1st January Where:
,   12 Stephenson Way    WC1  NW1
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The Magic Circle

12 Stephenson Way, WC1, NW1  2HD  10 minutes away from WC1

The Magic Circle is a unique, living museum of magic and magic arts. It hosts 'Meet the Magic Circle' Events and seasonal shows. The building...  More

1st January Where:
,   36 Bedford Square    WC1  WC1B
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Architectural Association School Of Architecture

36 Bedford Square, WC1, WC1B  3ES  11 minutes away from WC1

The Architectural Association School of Architecture, the UK's oldest school of architecture, was originally set up in 1847 and moved to Bedford Square in 1917....  More

1st January Where:
,   10 Stone Buildings, Lincolns Inn Fields    WC1  WC2A
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Inns of Court and City Yeomanry Museum

10 Stone Buildings, Lincolns Inn Fields, WC1, WC2A  3TG  13 minutes away from WC1

This exhibition covers almost two centuries of the combined history of the regiments, The Inns of Court Regiment (The Devil\'s Own), and the City of...  More

1st January Where:
,   University College London, Gower Street    WC1  WC1E
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UCL Art Collections

University College London, Gower Street, WC1, WC1E  6BT  8 minutes away from WC1

UCL Art Collections holds over 10,000 fine art objects, including prize-winning student work from the Slade School of Fine Art, prints and drawings by Old...  More

1st January Where:
,   2a Conway Street    WC1  W1T
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Rebecca Hossack Gallery

2a Conway Street, WC1, W1T  6BA  14 minutes away from WC1

Australian art dealer Rebecca Hossack opened her first London art gallery in Windmill Street, Fitzrovia, in March 1988, and established a sculpture park in St...  More

1st January Where:
,   The Place, 17 Duke's Road    WC1  WC1H
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Capoeira at The Place

The Place, 17 Duke's Road, WC1, WC1H  9PY  5 minutes away from WC1

Although Capoeira is based upon a martial art developed in Brazil, the classes here are about whirling and turning, taking part in great exercise and...  More

1st January Where:
,   The Place, 17 Duke's Road    WC1  WC1H
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Hwarang Academy

The Place, 17 Duke's Road, WC1, WC1H  9PY  5 minutes away from WC1

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1st January Where:
,   11 Rathbone Place    WC1  W1T
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Lazarides Gallery

11 Rathbone Place, WC1, W1T  1HY  13 minutes away from WC1

Steve Lazarides' Rathbone Place gallery spans just under 4,000 square feet of space for exhibitions, studios, and offices in a five-storey Georgian building. Home ...  More

1st January Where:
,   0    WC1  WC1E
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Torrington Square

0, WC1, WC1E  7JL  6 minutes away from WC1

Torrington Square was originally laid out as part of the Bedford Estate development in 1821-25, named after the father-in-law of the 6th Duke of Bedford. The...  More

1st January Where:
,   8 Angel Mews    WC1  N1
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Cubitt

8 Angel Mews, WC1, N1  9HH  9 minutes away from WC1

Established in the early '90s as an artist-run studio, Cubitt began life as an indy operation and remains one of the trendier galleries in town,...  More

1st January Where:
,   The Wellcome Building, 210 Euston Road    WC1  NW1
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The Wellcome Trust Two10 Gallery

The Wellcome Building, 210 Euston Road, WC1, NW1  2BE  8 minutes away from WC1

The Two10 Gallery (at 210 Euston Road) presents temporary exhibitions on the interaction between contemporary science and art. ...  More

1st January Where:
,   BOC Museum, 9 Bedford Square, Camden    WC1  WC1B
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Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland

BOC Museum, 9 Bedford Square, Camden, WC1, WC1B  3RA  9 minutes away from WC1

The museum collection contains over 2000 objects relating to the story of anaesthesia. Its collections date from 1774 to the present day and provide a...  More

1st January Where:
,   Farringdon Road    WC1  EC1R
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Alchemy Gallery

Farringdon Road, WC1, EC1R  3AD  12 minutes away from WC1

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Exhibitions | On 1st August 2015
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The Foundling Museum  2 minutes walk from Wc1

Create your own clay token using traditional sculptural techniques.... More

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Exhibitions | Until 26th September 2015

Missionaries and Idols in Polynesia at the Brunei Gallery within SOAS documents the London Missionary Society from 1792 to 1825, ... More

Magna Carta: Law, Liberty, Legacy
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Exhibitions | Until 1st September 2015
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British Library  7 minutes walk from Wc1

Marking the 800th anniversary of the granting of the Magna Carta, the British Library presents Magna Carta: Law, Liberty, Legacy. ... More

Speirs + Major: HALFLIFE
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Exhibitions | Until 6th March 2016
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King's Cross Foot Tunnel  8 minutes walk from Wc1

From Friday 6th March commuters and pedestrians using the new Allies & Morrison King's Cross foot tunnel will be greeted ... More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 1st August 2015
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Scala  8 minutes walk from Wc1

House and techno with DJs on the night including Amy Wyles DJ, DJ Phat, DJ-Nitro and Audio Society.... More

The Institute of Sexology
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Exhibitions | Until 20th September 2015
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Wellcome Collection  8 minutes walk from Wc1

From 20th November 2014, the Wellcome Collection's new Gallery 2 opens with 'The Institute of Sexology', a candid exploration of ... More

Alice Anderson: Memory Movement Memory Objects
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Exhibitions | Until 18th October 2015
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Wellcome Collection  8 minutes walk from Wc1

Internationally-acclaimed artist Alice Anderson presents more than 100 sculptures mummified in copper threads for Memory Movement Memory Objects, a major ... More

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Exhibitions | On 1st August 2015
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British Museum  9 minutes walk from Wc1

A 45-minute talk by Elizabeth Baquedano.... More

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Exhibitions | On 1st August 2015
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British Museum  9 minutes walk from Wc1

Borrow a mobile device to explore the galleries.... More

Indigenous Australia: Enduring Civilisation
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Exhibitions | Until 2nd August 2015
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British Museum  9 minutes walk from Wc1

Indigenous Australia at the British Museum is the first major exhibition in the UK to present the history of both ... More

 
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