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.
Go underground opposite the Lyceum Theatre for a night of secret speakeasy cool.
With star-studded shows regularly changing, there’s something for everyone at The Savoy Theatre.
The church is open every day and visitors are welcome to attend a service, concert or event and for prayer and reflection.
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.
Cleopatra’s needle is a landmark Egyptian obelisk standing proudly on the bank of the Thames.
His only remaining residence anywhere in the world.
The Courtauld Institute of Art is the world’s leading university for art history, conservation and curating.
History hounds will love sniffing out this hidden relic of London’s eccentric past.
Hidden away just off the Strand is the beautiful Queen’s Chapel of the Savoy.
Witness real life legal dramas at the Royal Courts of Justice.
Somerset House is a place of inspiration, welcoming everyone.
Three glorious acres of vivacious colour and fragrance.
Kryolan have been supplying the film, theater and television industries for over 70 years.
Twinings and Co is passionate about the drink that keeps Britain going.
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.
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.
Celebrated the 300th Anniversary Year in 2014.
Just north of the Northbank lies the unique and invaluable cultural hub of the Royal Opera House.
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.
A wonderfully large yet intimate bar due to it’s weird and wonderful nooks and crannies.
The College Chapel at the Strand is seen by many as the spiritual heart of the College.
A fully licensed bar, restaurant and nightclub, they host a number of events.
Cocktails or mocktails, pints or pinot grigio; they cater for everyone’s tastes with our wide selection of drinks.
Long-running gay nightclub in vaulted Charing Cross cellars hosting big weekly scene parties.
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.
With free access to over 2,300 paintings from altarpieces to the Impressionists, there’s something for everyone at the National Gallery.
Formerly known as Astor House, built by John Loughborough Pearson for William Waldorf Astor, in 1895.
Launched in 1934, the HQS Wellington is the last surviving member of the Royal Navy’s Grimsby class of sloops.
The Covent Garden Comedy Club Under the Arches @ Heaven is now celebrating seventeen years of making London laugh.
Disney’s beloved film has been transformed into a spectacular theatrical experience.
The ultimate feel-good show!
Be inspired at the RSA, intellectual home to some of the world’s greatest minds for 250 years.
This new stage musical reveals the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race.
The Peacock showcases an evolving programme of exciting shows for everyone to enjoy.
Join the global debate!
One of the most exciting and unique spaces in London, Trafalgar Studios plays host to a wide range of inspiring and diverse theatre, offering audiences a refreshing change from the norm and often a chance to see work that wouldn’t otherwise have found a place in the West End.
One of London’s best kept secrets found hidden underground, right in the centre of the city.
The Strand Gallery is the most recent edition to the Proud Galleries family.
180 The Strand is an iconic Brutalist building currently undergoing a transformation into a creative hub for people and progress.
An exciting addition to the Northbank’s evening offer, with a fantastic food & drinks menu, full entertainment and private hire available.
Best’s Bootcamp are proud to say, they are the only site in London that has 2 unique in-house designed products. These products not only stand apart from the competition but in “Assault”, we have a first to market product that is setting London alight!
Raindance London aims to promote and support independent filmmaking and filmmakers in the UK.
A pub on the Thames, open 7 days a week and ideally situated opposite the London Eye and between Westminster and Embankment tube stations.
Jubilee Hall Trust is a massive gym in the heart of Covent Garden.