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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Stepney Green Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Sclater Street Car Park
 
20 minutes walk
 
Spitalfields Car Park
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £111  36% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 3 minutes from The Approach Gallery
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ... More
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  31% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 22 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London - Whitechapel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £47  22% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 23 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Art Galleries nearest The Approach Gallery

Nearest to The Approach Gallery
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Fred London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
45 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 5 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Set up by Fred Mann, former director of the Milch gallery, Fred London specialises in contemporary art and musical collaborations. Fred Mann has had a mixed ... More
 
 
 
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Degree Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
30 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 5 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Offering affordable art, Degree Art sells, commissions and rents out art works - painting, photography, sculpture and prints - created by students and recent graduates from ... More
 
 
 
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Vyner Street Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
21-23 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 6 minutes from The Approach Gallery
The remnants of its former use as an old industrial area are still visible on Vyner Street. But, in recent years, it has become a hotbed ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Approach Gallery

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Approach Gallery
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V & A Museum of Childhood
London > Attractions > Museums
Cambridge Heath Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 5 minutes from The Approach Gallery
The Museum of Childhood houses the UK's largest collection of toys including dolls, dolls' houses, puppets, games, and toys. Collections showcase all aspects of childhood, from ... More
 
 
 
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The Viktor Wynd Museum Of Curiosities, Fine Art and Natural History
London > Attractions > Museums
11 Mare Street, Hackney, London E8 | 7 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Viktor Wynd launched his Little Shop of Horrors in 2009 and in 2014 it re-opened as a museum of rare and priceless marvels of the natural ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
1 Goldsmiths Row, Hackney, London E2 | 12 minutes from The Approach Gallery
This inner city site next to Haggerston Park was used as a farm as far back as the early 1800s when fresh produce was grown here ... More
 
 
 
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Events near The Approach Gallery

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We Still Believe
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 16th December 2017 - 2pm-11.30pm
The Approach Gallery, 5-15 Old Ford Road, E2 | 2 minutes from The Approach Gallery
The Black Madonna and Dan Beaumont supply house and techno at this one-off event....More
 
 
 
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Haiku Salut Christmas Lamp Show
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 15th and Saturday 16th December 2017 - 8pm-11pm
The Approach Gallery, Cambridge Heath Road, E2 | 5 minutes from The Approach Gallery
...More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Searching For Ghosts
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 3rd May 2017 to 21st January 2018 - 10am-5.45pm
The Approach Gallery, Cambridge Heath Road, E2 | 5 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Working with the museum and photographer Tom Hunter participants undertook an exploration of some of the housing in East London; from the demolished tower block on ...More
 
 
 
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Backyard Bar & Kitchen
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
231 Cambridge Heath Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 7 minutes from The Approach Gallery
The famous Backyard Comedy Club, one of East London's hottest comedy spots, was originally opened in 2000 by comedian Lee Hurst. In 2004 the comedian ran ... More
 
 
 
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10 Gales
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Arch 10, Gales Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 7 minutes from The Approach Gallery
One of Bethnal Green's best kept secrets, 10 Gales is a contemporary art space, live show venue, vintage fashion boutique, coffee shop and hairdressers all under ... More
 
 
 
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Oval Space
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
29-32 The Oval, Hackney, London E2 | 7 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Oval Space is a multi-use arts and events space with 6,000 square feet of space in Bethnal Green in East London with stunning views over the ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Approach Gallery

The best shops and markets near The Approach Gallery
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King & Queen of Bethnal Green
London > Shopping > Clothing
41 Temple Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 7 minutes from The Approach Gallery
When one reader, Barbara Buchanan, came across this gorgeous vintage and fashion boutique she wanted to pass on the shopping tip. "I have used your recommendations ... More
 
 
 
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Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Victoria Park
London > Shopping > Specialists
The Royal Inn On The Park, 111 Lauriston Road, Hackney, London E9 | 8 minutes from The Approach Gallery
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
 
 
 
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Netil Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Westgate Street, E8 | 10 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Next door to Netil House, Netil Market is home to a permanent community of independent businesses operating every day of ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The Approach Gallery

What are the best dining options near The Approach Gallery London?
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The Approach
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Approach Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | Same location as The Approach Gallery
A good pub which supports young boxers from the area and is a favourite among the locals, with a jolly atmosphere and a fine selection of ... More
 
 
 
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Gallery Cafe
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
21 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Vegetarian cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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The Camel
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
277 Globe Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 4 minutes from The Approach Gallery
... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Approach Gallery

Near The Approach Gallery
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 4 minutes from The Approach Gallery
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 20 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 26 minutes from The Approach Gallery
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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The Approach Gallery gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from The Approach Gallery
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ... More
 
 
 
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spa LONDON
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
York Hall Leisure Centre, Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Bethnal Green's former Turkish baths have been refurbished and turned into a spa complete with aroma steam rooms and a plunge pool. Spa LONDON is run ... More
 
 
 
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Victoria Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 9 minutes from The Approach Gallery
One of London's best kept secrets, Victoria Park is a fantastic place to spend an afternoon. The city's first public park, it was opened in the ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near The Approach Gallery

The best pubs near London The Approach Gallery.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Approach
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Approach Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | Same location as The Approach Gallery
A good pub which supports young boxers from the area and is a favourite among the locals, with a jolly atmosphere and a fine selection of ... More
 
 
 
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The Camel
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
277 Globe Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 4 minutes from The Approach Gallery
... More
 
 
 
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Florist
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
255 Globe Road, Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 4 minutes from The Approach Gallery
... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Approach Gallery

The Approach Gallery clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Pickle Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
13-14 The Oval, E2 | 6 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Directly opposite Oval Space and run by the same team, The Pickle Factory hosts shows, bands and club ... More
 
 
 
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London Fields Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
365-366 Warburton St, Hackney, London E8 | 11 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Located under the railway arches beside London Fields in Hackney, the London Fields Brewery opened in 2011 and was inspired by the drought of craft beer ... More
 
 
 
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PortSide Parlour
London > Nightlife > Bars
Off Broadway, 63-65 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 | 11 minutes from The Approach Gallery
If rum is your tipple of choice, then PortSide Parlour is the place to quench your thirst. Located in an underground bar beneath Off Broadway on ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Approach Gallery

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Approach Gallery.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 5 minutes from The Approach Gallery
... More
 
 
 
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 24 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 24 minutes from The Approach Gallery
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
 

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We Still Believe
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 16th December 2017 

York Hall Leisure Centre 2 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

The Black Madonna and Dan Beaumont supply house and techno at this one-off event....More

Madeleine Waller: Sister Brother
Exhibitions | Until 20th May 2018 

V & A Museum of Childhood 5 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

Photographic portraits exploring sibling relationships and how they affect our sense of identity....More

Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories
Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories
Exhibitions | Until 25th February 2018 

V & A Museum of Childhood 5 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

The original puppet from War Horse will be on display at a free Museum of Childhood exhibition documenting the life ...More

 
Haiku Salut Christmas Lamp Show
Concerts | Until 16th December 2017 

St John On Bethnal Green 5 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

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Searching For Ghosts
Exhibitions | Until 21st January 2018 

V & A Museum of Childhood 5 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

Working with the museum and photographer Tom Hunter participants undertook an exploration of some of the housing in East London; ...More

Backyard Comedy Club
Comedy | On 16th December 2017 

Backyard Bar & Kitchen 7 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

Comedy, Stand-Up....More

Livin Proof Soundclash
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 16th December 2017 

Oval Space 7 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

Hip hop courtesy of Soundclash DJs and artists....More

Andrew Grassie
Exhibitions | Until 7th January 2018 

Maureen Paley 9 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

Photo-realistic paintings of sourced images from the internet by the artist....More

Fairytales Gone Bad: Grannylocks/The Monstrous Duckling: Half Moon
Theatre | On 16th December 2017 

Half Moon Young People's Theatre 13 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

The performance poet Joseph Coelho unravels familiar fairytales....More

The Bubble Bros Christmas Pop Up
The Bubble Bros Christmas Pop Up
Foodie Events | Until 16th December 2017 

134 Columbia Road 15 minutes walk from The Approach Gallery

This December, Bubble Bros, who usually pedal prosecco from their fleet of five Piaggio Ape vans, is going off-road and ...More

 

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National Theatre

This July at the National, Patrick Marber directs his own adaptation of Ionesco's dark comedy, Exit the King, starring Rhys Ifans as the King opposite Indira Varma as Queen with designs by Anthony Ward....More

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Lee Bul: Wayward Wander
Exhibitions | From 30th May 

The Hayward Gallery

The Southbank Centre's Hayward Gallery hosts a mid-career survey of the work of acclaimed South Korean artist Lee Bul. The first retrospective of the artist in London, Wayward Wander explores the artist's extensive investigation into ...More

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In 2018, Tate Modern presents this century's first major UK museum exhibition of the work ...More

 
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Sharing a doorman with Brasserie Zedel, Crazy Coqs is an intimate cabaret and live music venue....More

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The chapel for the London Scottish Regiment, a Grade II listed building, houses a fine array of Scottish county arms....More

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