Discover London's hippest neighbourhoods
Moorfields Eye Hospital sits next to Old Street station, walking distance from the capital's epicentre of cool: Shoreditch. Head to Brick Lane to experience the renowned market and shop quirky, independent boutiques. Visit Rough Trade to browse new and vintage vinyl and don't miss Boxpark, a series of shipping containers housing trendy bars, street food stalls and fashion retailers. XOYO is one London's most renowned clubs, playing hosts to big name DJs each night of the week. Art lovers should head north-west of Moorfields Eye Hospital, to the highly regarded Victoria Miro gallery.
Modern wonder at the Barbican
A 15 minute stroll south of Moorfields Eye Hospital brings you to one of Europe's premier cultural complexes. An architectural wonder in its own right, the Barbican Estate is not only one of the finest examples of Brutalism anywhere in the world, it's also home to the Barbican Arts Centre, where visitors can enjoy music, theatre, art and film.
A hidden gem Nearby is Whitecross Street, off the beaten track but home to an excellent weekday street food market.
Discover the historic City of London
Moorfields Eye Hospital is just 20 minutes on the tube from the historic City of London. Gaze on the imperious neoclassical architecture of the Bank of England, before taking in the sumptuous St. Paul's Cathedral, symbol of the city and home to the famous Whispering Gallery.
Looking for a cheap hotel Near Moorfields Eye Hospital? Travelodge London Central City Road Hotel is close by, or Travelodge London Central Bank Hotel is a short walk.