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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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You can spend half an hour having a look around, if you like silver. It's not just jewelry, in fact... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
sandra g
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Visiting a Vault, Silver Galore

The London Silver Vaults is a fascinating underground silver market. The place opened as The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Robogator0
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Windermere, Florida
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Chancery Lane | Entrance on Southampton Buildings, London WC2A 1QT, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You can spend half an hour having a look around, if you like silver. It's not just jewelry, in fact that's just a small part of it. It is deep under ground, with amazingly thick doors!

Thank sandra g
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The London Silver Vaults is a fascinating underground silver market. The place opened as The Chancery Lane Safe Deposit back in the 1880’s, so it has a long history. The merchants have great stories and you can easily spend 30-45 minutes looking at all of...More

Thank Robogator0
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a lot of time chatting with the shop owners, of whom are very friendly. Whilst looking at lots of shiny silver. I would definitely recommend if you’d like to have a look around or actually buy something. All visitors have their bags searched. Additionally...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wished I could afford to buy something. Wonderful antique shops to visit if you like different stuff in silver.

Thank Shelli A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is amazing for those who love to see exquisite sterling silver. From very old to modern designs. Love walking through here admiring the craftsmanship and beauty of times gone by.

Thank Glenda R
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We'd been meaning to go here for some time but never quite made it until last Thursday. If you like silver of just want to be dazzled by the sheer amounts on display then this is the place to go. Two floors below street level...More

Thank ian1232015
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

You would never know this place was there. It’s at 51-53 Chancery Lane. Enter the building go downstairs and you are in a warren of small silversmith shops. The silver on display is amazing and you don’t have to buy to look round it’s free....More

3  Thank SandraDeery1
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We were alerted to this hidden gem by a visiting American, it is hardly known by people in the UK. You go down into underground vaults where there are row upon row of small shops containing the most wonderful collection if silver I have ever...More

1  Thank Joyce L
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Brought a friend here who had never visited before. He wanted to see some hidden London and this is a great and literal example as it is entirely underground.

Thank sheepygold
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

This a fantastic place to visit, the silver for sale or just to browse is an eye opener from antique to current the collection is amazing, well worth a visit.

1  Thank Locksy1
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MarievJv
24 April 2018|
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Response from sheepygold | Reviewed this property |
There is only one entrance located just off Chancery Lane. There is a security check if you have any bags and the elevator is to the right of the security desk. Thinking about it I believe there may be a step or two up to... More
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Pamela C
23 March 2018|
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Response from Gill504170 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Pamela. Sorry I do not know the answer. Suggest you look on their website next week where there might be a revised opening hours for Easter. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did.
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