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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, and an NCP car park is located on Bowling Green Lane

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