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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just near St Pauls Cathedral is Paternoster Square, its set away from the normally busy streets and has a column in the open part of the square and a statue of the Fearless girl the other one is in New York City, some nice shops...More

Date of experience: April 2019
5  Thank TeamWard
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Nice public square next to St. Paul's Cathedral re-developed in the 2000s. Actually, quite a lot of St. Paul's Cathedral is visible from the square. It's a nice spot with neo-classical features, sympathetic with the nearby look and feel of the cathedral. The buildings around...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

We got a meal deal from Sainsbury's in the square and ate on the benches before visiting St Paul's. A nice quiet spot for picnic.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alison D
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

We found this quiet square completely by accident. A very pleasant spot to pass a bit of time, lots of cafes and restaurants. Various interesting things to see, such as the Paternoster Square Monument, the Temple Bar and the Paternoster sculpture, which is a reference...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

This piazza was developed in 2003/4 to replace a deeply unpopular square built in the 1960s immediately next to St Paul’s Cathedral on land devastated in the Blitz in WW2. The architecture is modern but there are more traditional elements, notably the Temple Bar which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

I was meaning to review this place next to St. Paul’s for some time. It has a great ambiance and loads of local cafes and restaurants. It’s great to relax and take the wait off if sightseeing around this area. There are often concerts and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

This square is adjacent to St Paul’s, it’s through the Temple Bar. It’s mostly a modern affair but there are some older buildings too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed October 24, 2018

it is located close to the St pauls cathedral. this is a concrete square and it is surrounded with modern offices. there is a large screen with a lot of live telecast.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

During the working day, this is a bland space surrounded by concrete and glass offices. I have just been there on a hot summers night and it had a totally different vibe. Large screen showing the cricket, free to use table tennis tables, and all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Paternoster Square is a modern development near to St Paul’s Cathedral. I have walked through here a few times & on this occasion there was a big screen showing Wimbledon & with deck chairs available to relax in. It is a large open space with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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