Places to go in Bloomsbury

Or, see what's on in Bloomsbury.

  • Museum of Comedy


    The Undercroft, St George's Church, Bloomsbury Way, WC1A 2SA [map]

    Discover the stories behind some of the biggest stars in comedy. With a huge collection of props and memorabilia, as well as exhibitions, live shows and workshops, a visit to the Museum of Comedy is guaranteed to raise a smile.

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  • The Old Crown


    33 New Oxford Street, Soho, WC1A 1BH [map]

    The Old Crown is a Victorian-themed gastro pub in Holborn, away from the bustle of the West End with a relaxing atmosphere and friendly staff.

  • Persephone Books


    59 Lambs Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N 3NB [map]

    Persephone Books is a publisher and bookshop set up in order to reprint and sell 20th century novels and non-fiction written by neglected women writers.

  • PizzaExpress

    Italian Restaurant

    30 Coptic Street, Holborn, WC1A 1NS [map]

    PizzaExpress offers dishes made from the finest fresh ingredients in beautifully designed surroundings with friendly and efficient service. The menu offers mouth-watering pizzas, pastas, salads and…

  • PizzaExpress

    Pizza Restaurant

    114-116 Southampton Row, Bloomsbury, WC1B 5AA [map]

    Bright and modern, PizzaExpress Southampton Row offers an exciting reinvention of Italian classics. A vibrant menu includes wholesome Romana-style pizzas with adventurous topping combinations, as…

  • PizzaExpress

    Italian Restaurant

    99 High Holborn, King's Cross, WC1V 6LF [map]

    PizzaExpress offers dishes made from the finest fresh ingredients in beautifully designed surroundings with friendly and efficient service. The menu offers mouth-watering pizzas, pastas, salads and…

  • The Place


    17 Dukes Road, WC1H 9PY [map]

    Located in the heart of London, The Place is the UK's premier centre for contemporary dance.

  • Portland - a Grange Hotel


    31-32 Bedford Place, WC1B 5JH [map]

    Set in the remarkable greenery and foliage of Bloomsbury, the Portland hotel is an ideal retreat of hospitality featuring a beautifully restored Georgian townhouse style property. Oxford Street,…

    From £192.70
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  • Redemption

    Cocktail Bar

    Redemption @ Fairly Square, 51 Red Lion Street, Holborn, WC1R 4PF [map]

    Enjoy classy mocktails and super-healthy food on a guilt-free fun night out.

  • Renoir Cinema


    Brunswick Centre, Bloomsbury, WC1N 1AW [map]

    The first choice for any true art-house fan, Renoir has a reputation for films from established auteurs and new world cinema talent.

  • SACO London - Holborn


    Four Star

    72 - 84 Lamb's Conduit Street, London, WC1N 3LT [map]

    SACO London – Holborn serviced apartments, situated opposite Great Ormond Street Hospital on Lamb’s Conduit Street, are just a short walk from Covent Garden, Leicester Square and The City, making it…

  • Salvador & Amanda Bloomsbury


    1 Vernon Place, WC1A 2EP [map]

    Named after the artist Salvador Dali, Salvador & Amanda is reminiscent of the cosmopolitan cafes of Madrid, Bilbao and Barcelona. You can linger over a cocktail, snack on some tapas, enjoy a fabulous meal or dance into the early hours.

  • School of Advanced Study


    Senate House, Malet Street, WC1E 7HU [map]

    The School of Advanced Study is made up of 10 prestigious postgraduate research institutes which cover a wide range of subject fields in the humanities and social sciences.

  • SOAS, University of London


    School of Oriental and African Studies, Thornhaugh Street, WC1H 0XG [map]

    SOAS, University of London (the School of Oriental and African Studies) is Europe's only higher education institution specialising in the study of Asia, Africa and the Near and Middle East.

  • Staple Inn

    Historic Site & House

    9 Staple Inn Buildings, Holborn, WC1V 7PZ [map]

    Staple Inn is a Tudor building on the south side of High Holborn. Located near Chancery Lane tube station, it is used as the London venue for meetings of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, is…

  • Store Street Gallery


    Store Street, WC1E 7BS [map]

    Store Street Gallery is a contemporary London art gallery that promotes both established and emerging contemporary artists from the UK, Europe and further afield.

  • Thomas Farthing

    Menswear Shop

    40 Museum Street, Holborn, WC1A 1LU [map]

    Thomas Farthing offers quality clothing with a vintage edge - using the 1920s and 30s as inspiration for their classic tailoring

  • Truckles

    British Restaurant

    Galen Place, Holborn, WC1A 2JR [map]

    One of Davy's traditional style ale and port houses, Truckles of Pied Bull Yard is conveniently close to Holborn and Tottenham Court Road Underground stations and a splendid choice for celebrating…

  • UCL Institute of Education


    20 Bedford Way, Bloomsbury, WC1H 0AL [map]

    The UCL Institute of Education (IOE) is ranked first in the world for education (QS World University Subject Ranking 2014).

  • UCL (University College London)


    Gower Street, WC1E 6BT [map]

    One of the world's best universities, UCL is consistently placed in the global top 20 in a wide range of rankings.