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Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8EH, England
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From modest Victorian beginnings – beginning life in 1846 as a steam-engine repair shed – to legendary cultural venue, the Roundhouse has an enviable heritage. The Grade II* listed building is a space dedicated to nurturing creative young talent, as well as presenting an eclectic line up of the best in Live Music, Theatre, Circus and New Media.Young people are at the heart of everything we do. They're on our board and help plan and perform at our events. We offer a year-round schedule of creative projects for 11–25 year olds in 24 state-of-the-art studios, where facilities include TV, radio and music production, media suites and rehearsal rooms for music and performance.
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Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8EH, England
+44 844 482 8008
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Came last night to a one night gig to Asgèir, and I was definitely taken back by the scale of the venue, looks refreshing, inviting and quirky, just like how London truly is. Although no parking facilities, was able to find some within 5 minute...More

Thank chloewhite10
Reviewed 4 days ago

Easy to get to venue being close to the tube station. If eating before attending there are plenty of choices for you. Worth going early to take a look around Camden. We went for the Frank Turner concert and apart from waiting in the rain...More

Thank leopets
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've lived in and close proximity to London for 17 years and this was my first trip to the roundhouse. We saw dj shadow with friends and was never far from the stage. It was a busy and friendly crowd. I'm partially deaf and struggle...More

Thank Fred O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my wife to see "The Beat" and "The Selector" on 6th October. Needless to say the concert was lively and a great evening was had by all. I have attended many events at this iconic venue and am always amazed at how much the...More

Thank Swindoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been to a number of gigs here, the venue is great, good atmosphere and great sound. The usual things apply, poor toilets ( not enough). Slow to get out and in. Big Q's at the bar. That said I have been to three concerts here...More

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This venue hosts some good bands and is of a good size so has an intimate feel. If you don't want to get squashed at the front of the standing area go up to the balcony for a good view. We asked quite a few...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were up on the balcony (seeing Third Eye Blind). Sightlines are great, it's a nice size, acoustics not bad. Staff very friendly, helpful and efficient (can't stress this enough). Clean, modern toilets. And a wonderful old building to boot, that celebrates its history with...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The roundhouse is a great concert venue. It's got style it's not huge , sound is good and there is always a good atmosphere around it. Love it!

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Visited twice in September 2017 concerts of Sisters of Mercy with Therapy? and enjoyed it. The architecture of the building is interesting and beautiful for that old industrial style. Acoustic is the strong point and the design of the building plays the key role to...More

Thank kblounas
Reviewed 4 September 2017

I have been at the Roundhouse yesterday evening for a concert. My experience was totally ruined by the unprofessional behaviour of two members of the security SHOWSEC CROWD MANAGEMENT staff, who acted at least shamefully. I have been attacked in front of them by a...More

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1 May 2017|
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Response from Spencer S | Reviewed this property |
Outside the glass doors on the pavement/steps. You may also have to queue upstairs outside the inner doors of the concert space itself. Hope this helps.
22 December 2016|
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Response from Alexanderfcampbell | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know I was working at the venue
5 October 2015|
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Response from blueshandymusic | Reviewed this property |
It really depends upon how popular the band is. The Roundhouse is a mid-sized venue and holds about 3,000 people with the majority of the tickets for the downstairs standing section. However, its layout is excellent so even... More