An area once brought to its knees by bombing during the Second World War, Barbican is now a place that offers an eclectic mix of culture, arts, history, and business. The area is home to the residential Barbican Estate and the Grade II listed Barbican Complex, which houses a range of cultural and educational facilities. These include the Barbican Arts Centre, the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, the Museum of London and the local public library. Barbican is a hive of cultural activity, offering easy access to entertainment, the arts, history, shows, events, and more. It has also become very popular with financial institutions, which now dominate the surrounding commercial areas.
There is a heavy concentration of financial organisations and institutions in Barbican, with many finding buildings and offices to rent in the area. In addition to this, a range of smaller businesses such as dining establishments, bars, and shops are based in and around Barbican. Valtech Ltd, Knowledge Train, Market Provision Smithfield Ltd and R3 are all businesses which can be found in the area.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Many forms of entertainment can be enjoyed in Barbican, home of the wonderful Barbican Hall as well as the Barbican Theatre. A variety of bars, clubs and theatres surround the area along with comedy clubs, cinemas, live music venues and more. The dining options in Barbican are as varied as the entertainment options. You will find something for every taste and budget, from the delights of gastropubs and cosy cafes through to higher end fast food chains, international cuisine, Michelin starred restaurants, and even specialist vegetarian dining venues.
Barbican enjoys a central location in the city, which means that it is within easy reach of transport links. Taxi and bus services in the vicinity are easily accessible while a number of tube stations and mainline stations are also close by. These include Barbican, Liverpool Street and Moorgate underground stations as well as Liverpool Street, Moorgate and Farrington mainline stations.
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