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The Bloomsbury Campus 

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NCH-NU Offices: 44 Russell Square, Holborn, WC1B 4JP

NCH-NU Classrooms: 46-47 Russell Square, Holborn, WC1B 4JP

NCH, The Registry: 19 Bedford Square, Fitzrovia, WC1B 3HH

Senate House Lecture Rooms and Library: Senate House, Malet St, Bloomsbury, WC1E 7HU

Mary Ward House Lecture Rooms: Tavistock Place, Kings Cross, WC1H 9SN

The British Museum: Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3DG

Waterstones: 82 Gower St, Bloomsbury, WC1E 6EQ

Plan my Visit

How to get here

Situated around the quiet Bedford Square Garden, the College is a quiet and relaxed environment in Central London’s historic Bloomsbury area. It is less than ten minutes’ walk from UCL and Birkbeck College.

From London Heathrow Airport, the Heathrow Express is the fastest way to travel into Paddington Station. Alternatively, you can take the Piccadilly underground line to Central London.

From London Gatwick Airport, the Gatwick Express is a direct service to Victoria Station in Central London. Alternatively, Southern train services operate four times an hour to Victoria via East Croydon and Clapham Junction. Thameslink & Great Northern also offer train services to London Bridge, London Blackfriars, Farringdon and St Pancras International which also run four times an hour.

The college is within walking distance of Tottenham Court Road, Goodge Street, Euston Square and Russell Square underground stations.

The following buses stop within 200m of the College: 1, 7, 8, 10, 14, 25, 29, 55, 73, 98, 134, 176 and 390.

Consult Transport for London for up-to-date service announcements.

Tube map

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Hotels

Radisson Blu, Bloomsbury

A few minutes’ walk from 19 Bedford Square.

The Academy

The Academy is a small, traditional hotel on Gower Street, 5 minutes from both Bedford Square and Russell Square.

MyHotel Bloomsbury

MyHotel Bloomsbury is a boutique hotel located 2 minutes’ walk from NCH. We have a corporate discount of 10% if you mention you are visiting NCH.

The Hub by Premier Inn Goodge Street

The Hub by Premier Inn is 10 minutes away from Bedford Square has rooms around £100. It is a ‘no frills’ option but the property is new so the rooms are fresh.

Dining nearby

Cafés

Pret a Manger on the corner of Bayley Street and Tottenham Court Road

Leon on Tottenham Court Road

Gail’s Bakery on Bayley Street

Restaurants
Located on Charlotte Street – 10 minutes’ walk from NCH

Brasserie Blanc (French)

Côte (French)

Zizzi (Pizza/pasta chain)

Located on Store Street – 5 minutes’ walk from NCH

Olivelli (Italian)

The Life Goddess (Greek deli)

Busaba (Thai)

Macellaio RC Fitzrovia (Italian / Steakhouse)

 

Things to do nearby

Bloomsbury is famous for its squares and gardens and apart from Bedford Square, where New College of the Humanities is located, Russell Square, Gordon Square and Tavistock Square are all nearby.

The British Museum is located 3 minutes’ walk from NCH.

Theatreland, also known as the West End, is just over half a mile from NCH, with 40 theatres and ever-changing production listings. A full list of shows currently running can be found here.

Covent Garden is known for its shopping, culture and al fresco dining and is 15 minutes’ walk from NCH.