Romancing The Stone – Silver Valentine’s Day Gift Buying

The current silver selling exhibition in the foyer of The London Silver Vaults shows a selection of modern, vintage and antique silver gift and dining items; perfect for creating a romantic setting this Valentine’s Day . The are three cabinets […]

Christmas Shopping Evening with Cast of Downton Abbey

We were delighted to host an exclusive invitation only event in the company of Jim Carter (Mr Carson) and cast from Downton Abbey at The London Silver Vaults on 1 December 2015. Over 250 people joined cast members Jim Carter, Samantha […]

Show-stopping Silver Shopping!

In the first in series of The London Silver Vaults selling exhibitions to be curated by famous people, celebrities and well regarded silver professionals, we present here many of the items available to buy now from The London Silver Vaults […]

Silver Service for a Sterling Cast

The London Silver Vaults: Purveyors of the finest British silver to Downton Abbey On 24th June 2015 the cast of Downton Abbey will be leaving Highclere Castle and heading to London to support a very worthy cause by taking part […]

Dr Johnson and His Love of Tea

Dr Johnson (whose house is within a 2-minute walk from The London Silver Vaults) was an advocate of drinking tea, despite it being considered by many in his time as unfit for human consumption and an unhealthy beverage. Tea had […]

STELLA Launch – Anthony Green Antiques 20th May 2015

Nestled in the back corridor of subterranean London Silver Vaults, occupying vault 54, you’ll find one of the most interesting and highly regarded antiquarian horologist specialists in the United Kingdom, Anthony Green Antiques. Anthony is an expert in his field, […]

Toasting the Delight of the Master Craftsmen’s Cup

Antique Silver Goblets It is easy to see why antique silver goblets are one of the most widely collected items from The London Silver Vaults. Firstly, they make a wonderful addition to extravagant dinner parties. Guests receive their own individual […]

Silver Wine Accessories, Past to Present: A Buyer’s Guide

The Current exhibition at The London Silver Vaults is a celebration of silver and wine that encompasses a broad range of periods, styles and famous silversmiths. The expertise of our shop owners, many of whom are fourth generation family businesses, […]

I Franks Featured: LAPADA Object of the Week

We are thrilled to announce that I Franks are featured in LAPADA’s “Object of the Week” today. Several of the dealers at The Silver Vaults are members of LAPADA, the association of Art and Antiques Dealers, a membership which has […]

Silver Service: Add Sparkle to your Christmas Table

Today’s open-plan dining spaces give an opportunity to display and appreciate, in pride of place, a few choice articles of stunning English silverware designed to adorn the table: a pair of candlesticks, a silver fruit bowl.  Dedicated dining room users […]

WIN: A Luxury Hamper with Antique Silver Goblets

Have you entered the London Silver Vaults competition to win a luxury Christmas hamper complete with two antique silver goblets worth more than £1000? Anyone can enter and you do not have to attend to be in a chance of […]

VIP Christmas Party & Late Night Shopping Evening

5-8pm Thursday 27th November It is with great pleasure that we invite you to join us for an evening of celebration and festive cheer at our annual late night Christmas shopping evening. Enjoy a sumptuous evening of fine wines, champagne […]

Gleaming Silver Gifts for Christmas

The London Silver Vaults is home to over 30 specialist shops bursting with wonderful gift ideas for Christmas. The underground arcade, situated on Chancery Lane in London’s legal district, is a treasure trove of inspiration, and holds the world’s largest […]

Deck The Halls: Silver Gifts for Christmas

With Christmas steadily approaching, now is the ideal time to visit The London Silver Vaults and discover the myriad of silver items currently on display this season. Explore the underground arcade of over 30 shops, situated just off Chancery Lane, […]

Afternoon Tea Week is upon us

This week, 11-17 August, is Afternoon Tea Week and The Afternoon Team has organised some scrumptious-looking teatime deals all over the country. You can find these listed with pictures of the various enticing spreads on the website Some […]

Might & Magnificence: Georgian Silver Exhibition Opens Today

 A selling exhibition at The London Silver Vaults, Chancery Lane.  2 June to 4 October 2014. Guest Curator Philippa Glanville The Summer selling exhibition at the London Silver Vaults, Might & Magnificence: Silver in the Georgian Age, opens today. Guest […]

Georgian Silver Design on our Pinterest Page

Georgian silver design images can be seen at the Silver Vaults Pinterest page. Images show items from shops at The London Silver Vaults dating from 1718 through to the 1830s. In anticipation of our new selling exhibition which opens Monday […]

The Georgians are coming! Philippa Glanville Curates

The Georgians are coming! The London Silver Vaults marks the tercentenary of the accession of the Glorious Georges with a special exhibition of Georgian silver selected by Guest Curator, Philippa Glanville. Philippa Glanville, Vice President of the Society of Antiquaries, […]

Designer Paolo Moschino Shops at Silver Vaults

Interior designer Paolo Moschino says he loves the shops at the London Silver Vaults, where he “just can’t resist” acquiring beautiful heritage silver. In a feature in last night’s London Evening Standard newspaper, Moschino confesses he is a ‘shopaholic’ for […]

May Bank Holidays

The London Silver Vaults will be closed on both May Bank Holidays, Monday 5 May and Monday 26 May 2014, re-opening 9.00am Tuesday 6 May and Tuesday 27 May.  The Vaults 30 shops will be open this Saturday 3 May and Saturday  24 […]

Easter 2014 Closing

Easter 2014 closing at The London Silver Vaults this year will be as follows: we will be closed from Friday 18 April 2014 through Monday 21 April 2014, re-opening 9.00am Tuesday 22 April 2014.  Silver egg cups and egg cutters […]

Mid-twentieth century modern silver for 21st century dining

Key members of the post-war  school of silver  design  are well represented in the third part of the Silver Vaults’ exhibition of silver for 21st century dining. Names  like Gerald Benney, Stuart Devlin, Robert Welch from Britain and Georg Jensen from […]

Silver Dinnerware Georgian-style at London Silver Vaults

The new selling exhibition at the London Silver Vaults which opened last week showcases the finest silver dinnerware from three centuries. The C18th, C19th and C20th.  Called Dressed for Dinner it presents the very best silver accessories for dining at […]

Dressed for Dinner: Three centuries of silver cutlery and tableware

A new selling display showcasing the finest silver for the dinner table opens at London’s historic silver shopping emporium, The London Silver Vaults.  From 24th February until 24th May 2014,  Dressed for Dinner will present the very best silver cutlery […]

Silver Gifts for Valentine’s Day

Come and experience one of London’s most unusual shopping venues and find a very special and memorable Valentine’s Day Gift at The London Silver Vaults in Chancery Lane. Discover a glittering treasure trove of fine silver design of every period.  […]

Christmas & New Year Closing

The London Silver Vaults will close at 3.30pm on Christmas Eve, 24th December and on Christmas Day 25th and Boxing Day, 26th December. It will close on January 1 2014, New Year’s Day. 25 shops open daily 9 – 5.30, […]

Prize Draw Winner Collects Her Prize

Mrs Susan Crossland, from York,  our winner in the 60th Anniversary Prize Draw, was presented this week with vouchers worth £1,000 to spend in the London Silver Vaults.  On a summer trip to London earlier this year she resolved to […]

Christmas in the City – the Complete Package

When you visit the London Silver Vaults you are in the City of London’s famous Square Mile.  This Christmas the City is in festive mood and has joined with several of its well known shopping and cultural venues to turn the […]

York Customer Wins Prize Draw

The London Silver Vaults 60 Year Celebration Prize of £1,000 to spend in the Vaults has been won by a customer who lives in York.  The winner  who is a regular visitor to London will be collecting her prize vouchers at […]

LATE NIGHT SHOPPING Thursday 5 December 2013

Vaults open 9am. Christmas Festivities start midday and last till 8pm For only the second time the fascinating London Silver Vaults will be open late for a festive Christmas Shopping Day, on Thursday 5th December 2013. This discreet retail gem […]


Make sure 2013 is the year you visit the London Silver Vaults and its 25 shops selling antique silver and jewellery. There is just over a month left for visitors to enter our 60 Year Celebration Prize Draw.  The prize is £1,000 to spend […]

Lord Mayor Visits Vaults

September 11, 2013 was a rather special day. The Lord Mayor of the City of London and the Lady Mayoress came to the London Silver Vaults to congratulate us on achieving our sixtieth anniversary, here in London’s Chancery Lane. They were shown round by […]