The Clapham Grand London

21-25 St John's Hill, SW11 1TT London
GB

Venue information

The Clapham Grand is more than a Victorian-era listed building in London: the Clapham Grand is an icon of the city’s cultural legacy. That legacy is now reclaimed and enriched with a comprehensive £500,000 restoration, refurbishment and return to form as a live music venue.

Originally opened as a music hall in 1900, the 1,250-person capacity Clapham Grand has previously served as a cinema, bingo hall and nightclub at stages of its history, but the greatest glories have arguably been through the artists and audiences it has hosted as a live music venue. Bands that have taken the stage at this celebrated theatre include such luminaries as The Kinks, Chuck Berry, The Temptations, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Echo and the Bunnymen, Madness, through to Public Enemy, Jamiroquai, Chipmunk, Paul Weller, Oasis, Muse, Hole, The Verve and Jamie Cullum.

Refurbishing the Clapham Grand has been a herculean undertaking, demanding of passion and vision. Revamping the sound system, lighting, staging and behind-the-scenes facilities was a labour of both preservation and reinvention. With work now completed, The Grand is again poised to retake its place as a jewel in the crown of music venues. With its three floors replete with cascading balconies, ornate plasterwork and royal boxes, the Clapham Grand echoes a bygone era while ushering in the next with it’s stunning high-tech refurb.

Edda Művek

The Clapham Grand
LONDON
24/10/14 / 19:00

Edda Művek returns to The Clapham Grand in 2014. Buy Edda Művek tickets at Eventim.

 
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From The Jam - Setting Sons

The Clapham Grand
LONDON
07/11/14 / 19:00

35th Anniversary Tour

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The Wedding Present

The Clapham Grand
LONDON
14/11/14 / 19:00

The Wedding Present return to Oxford and London in November. Buy The Wedding Present tickets on Eventim.

 
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Big Country “Steeltown” 30th Anniversary Concert

The Clapham Grand
LONDON
28/11/14 / 19:00

Big Country will be touring the UK in 2014 with Special Guest Ezra Vine

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London Motor Film Festival

The Clapham Grand
LONDON
05/12/14 / 18:00

An evening celebrating and recognising film makers of automotive media.

 
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The Clapham Grand London
4.3 (13 Reviews)
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Selected reviews for this venue:

C.S, 28/08/14
Jimmy Cliff (28/08/14) - great performer / poor experience due to ticket
Jimmy Cliff was great no problems there - what let it down was the fact I purchased tickets for seating - paid for a ticket to SIT and was unable to as there were no seats left! poor, poor, poor, my father is 74 years old (hence buying a ticket to sit, for such a long period of time) but when arriving at the venue the seats were all taken! clearly more seating tickets were issued than there were seats!
marco Comin, 01/08/14
Steven Seagal's Blues Band (01/08/14) - Steven Seagal
had a fantastic time with my wife but was dissapointed when steven seagal left while I was waiting to see him or shake his hand but what a fantastic band they all were!
Phil, 29/07/14
Steven Seagal's Blues Band (29/07/14) - What a great night
The big fella didnt disappoint. Great band, awesome atmosphere, full house. The support act, 3am were outstanding too. 3am.uk.com
Address: The Clapham Grand
21-25 St John's Hill, SW11 1TT London
Public transport
By Rail

BRITISH RAIL CLAPHAM JUNCTION: Trains run every 5-15 mins. Clapham Grand is conveniently located opposite Clapham Junction Train Station. Please use St John’s Hill exit.

By Tube

The closest tubes are Clapham Common & Clapham South on the Northern Line - a 20 minute walk away.

By Bus

Buses to Clapham Junction are frequent. Most drop/pick up on St John's Hill outside the venue or just round the corner on St John's Road: 35 (Shoreditch – Clapham Junction), 37 (Peckham – Putney), 39 (Putney Bridge – Clapham Junction), 49 (Shepherds Bush – Clapham Junction), 77 (Waterloo - Tooting), 87 (Aldwych - Wandsworth), 156 (Vauxhall – Wimbledon), 170 (Roehampton – Clapham Junction), 219 (Wimbledon – Clapham Junction), 239 (Victoria – Clapham Junction), 295 (Ladbroke Grove – Clapham Junction), 319 (Streatham Hill – Sloane Square), 337 (Richmond – Clapham Junction), 344 (Liverpool Street – Clapham Junction), 345 (Peckham – South Kensington), C3 (Earls Court – Clapham Junction), G1 (Streatham High Road - Battersea). Routes 37, 344, & 345 are 24hr services. Night buses: N31 (Clapham Junction – Camden), N19 (Clapham Junction – Finsbury Park), N35 (Clapham Junction – Tottenham Court Road), N87 (Aldwych – Kingston).

Accessibility

Please contact the venue for information regarding accessibility:

Telephone: 020 7223 6523 E-Mail: info@claphamgrand.com