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London Metropolitan Archives
40 Northampton Road
Clerkenwell EC1R 0HB

By tube

H'smith & City

By train

  • King's Cross / St Pancras (about 1.5 km / 1 mile walk)
  • Farringdon Station (about 700 metres / 0.5 mile walk)

By bus

  • Routes 19, 38 and 341 to Rosebery Avenue (alight at Tysoe Street or Mount Pleasant)
  • Routes 63 to Farringdon Road (alight at Rosebery Avenue (northbound) or Bowling Green Lane (southbound)
  • Routes 55 and 243 to Clerkenwell Road (alight at Clerkenwell Green)
  • Route 153 to St John Street (alight at Percival Street or Spencer Street / City University)

By bicycle

  • A cycle path runs down Northampton Road
  • Cycle racks are available for the use of all LMA visitors in a locked, covered, secure car park with CCTV coverage. This is where foldable cycles need to be stored as there is no space for them inside. We would recommend bringing a lock with you but we do have some cycle locks for your reassurance. Ask at Security Reception on the Ground Floor.
  • There are numerous docking stations for the Santander Cycle Hire Scheme within a few minutes walk of LMA, these are located at - Tysoe Street, Finsbury Library - St John Street, Farringdon Lane and Clerkenwell Green

By car

  • LMA lies within London's Congestion Charge Area
  • There are no parking spaces at LMA except for blue / orange badge holders
  • There is PayByPhone on-street parking, provided by Islington Council, in Northampton Road and surrounding streets

For more detailed maps and transport information, visit the Transport for London website.​​​​