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The London Design Festival 2018Celebrating London as the gateway to international design, the London Design Festival returns for a 16th year in 2018 with hundreds of events and exciting installations. Look out for landmark projects in the city and at the V&A. Alphabet, by Kellenberger-White, brings colourful alphabet chairs to Broadgate, MultiPly is an interactive maze-like installation in The Sackler Courtyard of the V&A and everyone's invited to a tea party on the first floor of Fortnum & Mason's. A citywide event, cultural institutions like the V&A, Somerset House and the Design Museum take part and design districts create hubs in Bankside, Brompton, Clerkenwell, Fitzrovia, Marylebone, Mayfair and more. This year, for the first time, Paddington and St James's join in with an installation which reacts to light and wind over Regent Street. Events vary from product launches in tiny boutiques to massive trade shows including designjunction, Decorex, the Design Fair and 100% Design. In Trafalgar Square, a fluorescent red lion is added to the four famous big cats by Nelson's Column as set designer Es Devlin invites you to 'feed the lion' - with words.

 

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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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Victoria Railway Station
 
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Q-Park Trafalgar
 
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Leicester Square Masterpark
 
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The Trafalgar St. James London, Curio Collection by Hilton
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £179  31% off
2 Spring Gardens, SW1A | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
Almost in the shadow of Nelson's Column, and with the Palaces of Whitehall looming behind it, this hotel is at the heart of the Capital. ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £108  41% off
8 Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
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The Grand at Trafalgar Square
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £97  41% off
8 Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th September 2018 to 5th January 2019
The London Design Festival 2018, St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 5 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 21st September 2018 to 5th January 2019
The London Design Festival 2018, St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 5 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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The London Design Festival 2018, 404 Strand, WC2R | 6 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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Haymarket, SW1Y | 3 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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London > Entertainment > Cinemas
63-65 Haymarket, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)
London > Entertainment > Theatres
St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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Trafalgar Square
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Central London, Westminster, London WC2N | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
Lord Nelson, Britain's greatest military hero, and the mighty lions that surround him, pay testament to the position of Trafalgar Square at the heart of the ... More
 
 
 
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The Fourth Plinth
London > Attractions > Sights
Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London WC2N | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
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Admiralty Arch
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
The Mall, Westminster, London SW1A | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
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London > Shopping > Specialists
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London > Shopping > Department Stores
18-22 Haymarket, Mayfair, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
A department store but not as we know it, Dover Street Market is Harvey Nics for the hip. A haven for high end fashion brands like ... More
 
 
 
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Tenderproduct
London > Shopping > Art and Design
6 Cecil Court, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 5 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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London > Restaurants > British restaurants
66 Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London WC2N | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
62-65 Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London WC2N | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
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Massimo Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
10 Northumberland Avenue, 10 Northumberland avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
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London > Education > Universities and Colleges
24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 9 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 11 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 14 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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Victoria Embankment Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Victoria Embankment, Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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53 Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 2 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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The Sherlock Holmes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
Thirsty Sherlock Holmes fans look no further than this homage to the great detective himself and to original Victorian pubs. While you indulge in a soothing ... More
 
 
 
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The Harp
London > Nightlife > Pubs
47 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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London > Nightlife > Bars
2 Spring Gardens, SW1A | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
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Walkers Of Whitehall
London > Nightlife > Bars
15 Craig's Court, St James's, London SW1A | 1 minute from The London Design Festival 2018
Built in 1694 on Craig's Court, just south of Trafalgar Square, Walkers of Whitehall was originally ... More
 
 
 
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Institute of Contemporary Art Bar & Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
12 Carlton House Terrace, The Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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116 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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Haymarket Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Suffolk Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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Banqueting House
London > Business > Venue Hire
Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 4 minutes from The London Design Festival 2018
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