Enjoy world-class attractions and cultural activities here on the Northbank.
The Northbank is home to some of London’s most famous art and architecture, theatres, bars and restaurants, and hidden surprises. Moments from the world-famous Nelson’s column, you’ll find a green haven in Victoria Embankment Gardens. Have a look at our suggested walking routes to uncover years of history and exciting new enterprises. There is a constant rolling programme of events in the area, from lunchtime concerts to free evening lectures and weekend family workshops – fun for individuals, couples, groups and families.
Celebrated the 300th Anniversary Year in 2014.
Big Bus London hop-on, hop-off bus tours are a way for you to jump on and off any of their London buses at any of their designated stops
Immerse your guests in an inspirational setting surrounded by art curated with the utmost academic rigour. With options ranging from a drinks reception up to 300 to high level dinners for 60, as well as breakfast events with a private view of either the collection or our blockbuster temporary exhibition, the Courtauld offers a breath taking and unique backdrop for events.
Uber Boat by Thames Clippers is the fastest & most frequent fleet on the river with departures from major London piers every 20 minutes.
A delightful way to discover food and wine whilst (re) visiting the most beautiful monuments of our capital city.
Experience London from the comfort of a classic British red bus.
The Ultimate Adrenaline Experience on our speedboats from 20 mins to 75 minutes
The newest Lucky Voice Karaoke and Cocktail Bar is now open in Holborn.
Lucky Voice is not just another karaoke bar – it’s a place to cut loose, be yourself and truly sing from the heart. Let yourself embrace the true meaning of karaoke! Enjoy 2 hours of Karaoke in your own private room fitting up to 30 people.
Europe’s only award winning Asian and Oriental Cookery School.
Their lively exhibitions and galleries tell the story of London and its transport system over the last 200 years.
A pub on the Thames, open 7 days a week and ideally situated opposite the London Eye and between Westminster and Embankment tube stations.
Raindance London aims to promote and support independent filmmaking and filmmakers in the UK.
180 The Strand is an iconic Brutalist building currently undergoing a transformation into a creative hub for people and progress.
Fantastic photography exhibitions and with free admission.
Partying is what they do, and they do it well!
One of London’s best kept secrets found hidden underground, right in the centre of the city.
With free access to over 2,300 paintings from altarpieces to the Impressionists, there’s something for everyone at the National Gallery.
A bar, restaurant and venue on the corner of Strand and Bedford Street, with an extraordinary theme that guarantees a good time.
A stunning independent hotel with a unique shape, style and story. Set in the former home of the Morning Post newspaper above the Strand, One Aldwych is perfectly positioned for those seeking an original hotel offering exceptional service and a beautiful, contemporary setting. Fully refurbished and reimagined in 2019, One Aldwych promises guests a truly unforgettable experience.
A newer addition to the luxurious hotels in the area, Corinthia opened its doors in 2011 to rave reviews and has held its 5 star status with stiff competition from the other hotels on The Northbank.
The Peacock showcases an evolving programme of exciting shows for everyone to enjoy.
The church has undergone extensive renovation and restoration work over the course of five years at the request of Cardinal Nichols. The building work has been complemented by the establishment of a Sodality of the Blessed Sacrament, a Confraternity with hundreds of members worldwide.
Be inspired at the RSA, intellectual home to some of the world’s greatest minds for 250 years.
The ultimate feel-good show!
Exceptional exhibitions all year around and a beautiful venue for hiring too.
Disney’s beloved film has been transformed into a spectacular theatrical experience.
Bateaux London takes their guests on a cruise through the heart of London.
The Covent Garden Comedy Club Under the Arches @ Heaven is now celebrating seventeen years of making London laugh.
Formerly known as Astor House, built by John Loughborough Pearson for William Waldorf Astor, in 1895.
LSE is located in the heart of central London, its global reputation draws students and academics from across the world and it frequently plays host to many of today’s leading world figures through the Public Lecture Programme.
Long-running gay nightclub in vaulted Charing Cross cellars hosting big weekly scene parties.
Cocktails or mocktails, pints or pinot grigio; they cater for everyone’s tastes with our wide selection of drinks.
A fully licensed bar, restaurant and nightclub, they host a number of events.
The College Chapel at the Strand is seen by many as the spiritual heart of the College.
A wonderfully large yet intimate bar due to it’s weird and wonderful nooks and crannies.
The Aldwych Theatre was built as a pair with the Waldorf Theatre now known as the Novello Theatre, both being designed by W.G.R. Sprague.
Just north of the Northbank lies the unique and invaluable cultural hub of the Royal Opera House.
Celebrated the 300th Anniversary Year in 2014.
Stationed on an island in the middle of the Strand, for hundreds of years St Clement Danes has been a quiet retreat from the noise of the city.
Twinings and Co is passionate about the drink that keeps Britain going.
Witness real life legal dramas at the Royal Courts of Justice.
Hidden away just off the Strand is the beautiful Queen’s Chapel of the Savoy.
With star-studded shows regularly changing, there’s something for everyone at The Savoy Theatre.
The Vaudeville has been home to major stars from Henry Irving in the 1800s to Dame Maggie Smith, Sir John Mills, Christian Slater and Anna Maxwell Martin more recently.
Step away from that screen and walk somewhere green. Frazzled by city mayhem? There’s a haven in the gardens of the Victoria Embankment. Voted one of London’s Green Flag spaces […]
Three glorious acres of vivacious colour and fragrance.
Somerset House is a place of inspiration, welcoming everyone.
History hounds will love sniffing out this hidden relic of London’s eccentric past.
His only remaining residence anywhere in the world.
Cleopatra’s needle is a landmark Egyptian obelisk standing proudly on the bank of the Thames.
A classic London experience for over 100 years.
The church is open every day and visitors are welcome to attend a service, concert or event and for prayer and reflection.