Tour the neighbourhood
Our historic Bloomsbury location
Bloomsbury itself is the historic home of Virginia Woolf and her ‘Bloomsbury Group’: writers, intellectuals, philosophers and artists who proudly challenged convention in both their lives and their work during the first half of the 20th century.
Culture and the Knowledge Quarter
London offers you an unrivalled range of culture, history, art and leisure.
UCL is in the 'Knowledge Quarter' of London, which includes over 75 academic, research, cultural, media and technology institutions large and small – from Google to the British Library.
Our central location puts some of the world’s best-known museums and cultural and scientific institutions within walking distance. Students can take advantage of free or discounted exhibitions and lectures.
With easy transport links across London, to the rest of the UK and continental Europe, there’s always something to do, see and learn.
Sports and Leisure
Play or watch your favourite sport? Spend your leisure time at a leisurely pace?
Whatever you love to do, London spoils you for choice.
Live music and performance venues
London is a hub of art and performance and is home to one of the worlds most vibrant music scenes.
Broaden your cultural horizons and enjoy a vibrant social life.
- The world-famous West End offers a huge variety of plays and musicals.
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