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The London Silver Vaults

Chancery Lane | Entrance on Southampton Buildings, London WC2A 1QT, England
+44 20 7242 3844
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If you're looking for something unique and different to do in London then check this place out... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Katrina W
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Saint John, Canada
Silver at its best

I was lucky to be told about the London Silver Vaults by a colleague when visiting London and what... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
midask17
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Brisbane, Australia
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Chancery Lane | Entrance on Southampton Buildings, London WC2A 1QT, England
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Reviewed yesterday

If you're looking for something unique and different to do in London then check this place out. Entry is free and it's interesting to read about the history behind the vaults when inside. No photography allowed, unfortunately because there was some really cool stuff in...More

Thank Katrina W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was lucky to be told about the London Silver Vaults by a colleague when visiting London and what a great experience it was. Something I would recommend to anyone who has an interest in silver. The shops are mostly all contained underground in one...More

Thank midask17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We discovered the Silver Vaults in passing as a "point of interest" along a self-guided walk, and were really glad that we decided to make a quick stop to explore. The Vaults are a collection of silver shops, located beneath street-level and behind a massive...More

Thank Mrs_Padders
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The London Silver Vaults are underground and approached by a small street just the east of Chancery Lane. The vaults with 4 ft thick walls lined with steel have been converted into shops each with its own massive steel security door. You are free to...More

2  Thank mercuryfire
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I never even knew that the vaults existed but s friend wanted to see them so I went with him. I'm so glad I did. They are basically shops selling silver in the vaults that were historically used to store silver items belonging to the...More

2  Thank An_Expat_Wife
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Have been meaning to go here for years. What an odd, interesting and worthwhile visit. All shops in old vaults located in a nondescript building. The silver is incredibly displayed. If you need/want anything with an excellent provenance or a unique item, this is the...More

1  Thank Rob H
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Some unusual and fine quality items, the likes of which you do not normally see---if you Do see them elsewhere, it will likely never approach the tooling of this place---they are the premium of the silver products!

Thank 822JohnS
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I was recommended here by a Hatton Garden contact many years ago. It is in a deep basement just off Chancery Lane and visiting it is quite an experience as you are literally walking into a massive underground safe with dozens of individual traders each...More

Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 23 October 2016

An aladins cave of goodies. So nice just to walk around and window shop or buy the item that was always wanted but never got around to buying.

1  Thank 873elizabeth
Reviewed 18 October 2016

the London Silver Vaults are a wonderful cornerstone of history displaying vast amounts of beautiful collections of silver. The individuality of some of the pieces is truly something to behold and the range of prices means that it is an inclusive destination for all budgets....More

Thank Jordan A
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greeniesChristchurch
Is admission free?
25 May 2017|
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Response from An_Expat_Wife | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is free, however you will be tempted to spend on all the beautiful things for sale inside !
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ruthscarlett
I am looking for solid silver candle sticks
28 February 2017|
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Response from Philip_Marsh | Reviewed this property |
You are definitely going to the right place; The Silver Vaults is THE centre of the silver trade in UK and probably provides one of the widest ranges of products that you could wish for. If they haven't got it they could... More
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