Visitor Info: LSO St Luke's

LSO St Luke's is the Orchestra's music education centre and venue for hire on Old Street in London.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We are following the latest available COVID-19 government guidelines to ensure that any LSO activity at our venue LSO St Luke’s is COVID-19 secure.
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Street address

LSO St Luke's
UBS and LSO Music Education Centre
161 Old Street
London EC1V 9NG

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Phone numbers

Administration: +44 20 7490 3939
Box Office: +44 20 7638 8891
Venue Hire: +44 20 7566 2871

Getting here

London Underground

The nearest Underground station is Old Street, on the Northern line (Bank branch). Take the left-hand ramp out of Subway 4 when leaving the station and walk straight ahead of you, west on Old Street - the spire of LSO St Luke's will be visible. LSO St Luke's is on the right hand (north) side of the street.

To plan your journey and for up to date travel information, visit the Transport for London (TfL) website.

National Rail

The nearest station is Old Street (for Great Northern services), but Liverpool Street, Farringdon, Blackfriars and City Thameslink are all within walking distance.


Services running to LSO St Luke's are 55, 243 (stop nearest to LSO St Luke's), 43, 76, 141, 205, 214, 271. We are easily accessible by bus from around the city.

Plan your journey using the TfL Interactive Bus Map.

Car parking

The nearest NCP parking is at the Barbican Centre. For full details please visit the Visitor info: Barbican page. There are occasionally disabled parking spaces available, but these must be booked in advance by calling LSO St Luke's on +44 20 7490 3939.


Our nearest TfL Bicycle Hire docking station is at Old Street tube station.

Plan your journey using the TfL Cycle Journey Planner.

Opening times

LSO St Luke's:
The building is generally only open during events. Doors usually open one hour before the event start time. Please note that there is no credit card machine at LSO St Luke's, and tickets cannot currently be purchased on the door.


Please visit this page for full details of access to facilities at LSO St Luke's.

Eating and drinking

There are plenty of options for pre- and post-show restaurants and bars in the Old Street area, at the Barbican, on Whitecross Street and towards Smithfield Market.

Where to stay

Find and book accommodation near the Barbican and LSO St Luke's through travellers' recommendations on Trip Advisor.

Entrance of LSO St Luke's