Temple of Mithras
A site not visible at the time of research is the 3rd-century Temple of Mithras. It was first uncovered in the 1950s during the...
Another of Wren’s great churches, St Mary-le-Bow (1673) is famous as the church with the medieval curfew bells that still dictate who...
St Stephen Walbrook
Just south of Mansion House, St Stephen Walbrook (1672) is considered to be the finest of Wren’s City churches and, as it was his first...
Ye Olde Watling
This small strip behind St Paul’s has an almost village-like feel to it, and the centre of the village is definitely Ye Olde Watling, an...
39 Queen Victoria St · interesting places nearby
Sweeting’s is a City institution, having been around since 1889. It hasn’t changed much, with its small sit-down dining area, mosaic floor and narrow counters, behind which stand waiters in white aprons. Dishes include sustainably sourced fish of all kinds (grilled, fried or poached), potted shrimps, eels and Sweeting’s famous fish pie (£13.50).