Barbican Centre

The Barbican Centre is a performing arts centre in the Barbican Estate of the and the largest of its kind in Europe. The centre hosts classical and contemporary music concerts, theatre performances, film screenings and art exhibitions.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a conservatoire and drama school located in the , . is situated 360 feet east of Barbican Centre. Photo: Nevilley, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an Anglican cathedral in , , which, as the cathedral of the Bishop of London, serves as the mother church of the Diocese of London. is situated 2400 feet southwest of Barbican Centre. Photo: Mark Fosh, CC BY 2.0.

Tourist attraction
Several bridges named have spanned the between the and , in . is situated 1 mile south of Barbican Centre. Photo: Oxyman, CC BY 2.5.

Tourist attraction
The , officially Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress of the , is a historic on the north bank of the in . is situated 1 mile southeast of Barbican Centre. Photo: MatthiasKabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a district of , forming the south-eastern part of the .

The is a notable 1950s council housing complex in the . Photo: Steve F, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The , also known as the City, or the Square Mile, is the area of that originally lay within the ancient city walls. Photo: jikatu, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Barbican Centre

51.5198° or 51° 31' 11.3" north
-0.0939° or 0° 5' 38.2" west
Open­Street­Map ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Barbican Centre
  • Arabic: مركز باربيكان
  • Catalan: Barbican Centre
  • Chinese: 巴比肯藝術中心
  • Chinese: 巴比靳中心
  • Czech: Barbican Centre
  • Danish: Barbican Arts Centre
  • Dutch: Barbican Centre
  • Egyptian Arabic: مركز باربيكان
  • English: Barbican Arts Centre
  • English: The Barbican
  • English: The Barbican Centre
  • Esperanto: Barbican Center
  • French: Barbican Centre
  • German: Barbican Centre
  • Greek: Κέντρο Μπαρμπικάν
  • Hebrew: מרכז האמנויות ברביקן
  • Indonesian: Barbican Arts Centre
  • Irish: Barbican Centre
  • Italian: Barbican Centre
  • Japanese: バービカン・センター
  • Korean: 바비칸 센터
  • Norwegian: Barbican Centre
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Barbican Arts Centre
  • Persian: مرکز باربیکان
  • Polish: Barbican Centre
  • Portuguese: Barbican Centre
  • Romanian: Barbican Centre
  • Russian: Барбикан-центр
  • Serbo-Croatian: Barbican Centre
  • Slovak: Barbican Centre
  • Spanish: Barbican Centre
  • Swedish: Barbican Centre
  • Tagalog: Barbican Centre
  • Turkish: Barbican Centre
  • Ukrainian: Барбікан-центр
  • Welsh: Canolfan y Barbican

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