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Underground Stations

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Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Elephant and Castle NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £92  22% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 7 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £71  41% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 9 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Situated just a five minute walk from London Waterloo Station, the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is nearby to many central London locations, with the London ... More
 
 
 
Days Hotel London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £49  24% off
54 Kennington Road, SE1 | 10 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The area where this hotel is located has become the vibrant cultural heart of London, with theatres, concert halls and art galleries lined-up against the South ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Railway Stations nearest Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Nearest to Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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St Pancras International Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 2.6 miles from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
St Pancras International is a triumph of nineteenth century station architecture and one of the wonders of London. You could even argue that it has a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 2.7 miles from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The area surrounding King's Cross Railway Station has, in the past, had a reputation as a red light district after dark. But with the arrival of ... More
 
 
 
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Waterloo Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Waterloo Station, South Bank, London SE1 | 14 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
For a station that covers nearly 25 acres in total, there's very little space during rush hour as throngs of people desperately try to glimpse the ... More
 
 
 
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Travel near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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London Cycling Campaign
London > Travel > Bicycles
2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This bunch of eco-friendly pedal-pushers want to get London moving...by bicycle! London Cycling Campaign is a charitable company set up to expound the views of those ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ... More
 
 
 
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Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 20 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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Islander: A New Musical
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 2nd to 26th October 2019 - Various Times
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Helen Milne Productions present Amy Draper's epic musical set to a contemporary Scottish folk-inspired score in which the cast of two live-record and layer their voices ...More
 
 
 
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Great Expectations
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 18th October to 28th November 2019 - Various Times
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
An adaptation of the Dickens novel....More
 
 
 
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Frankenstein
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 25th October to 30th November 2019 - Various Times
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
A modern adaptation of the Mary Shelley classic that deals with AI....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
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Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
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The Artworks Elephant
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Repositioning refurbished shipping containers as retail spaces and offices for creative startups, The Artworks Elephant turns Elephant and Castle into "the new Shoreditch", according to the ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
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Tibetan Peace Gardens
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Buddhist garden in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum. Located in the ground of the Imperial War Museum, lies this fitting tribute to peace and the ... More
 
 
 
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Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 7 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum. The ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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Mercato Metropolitano
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
At 45,000 square foot, Italian market Mercato Metropolitano has no shortage of artisanal talent. Housed in a disused paper factory, it brings together bakers, fishmongers, charcuterie ... More
 
 
 
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O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
 
 
 
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Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

What are the best dining options near Elephant & Castle Railway Station London?
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Unit 4, Metro Central, 119 Newington Green Causway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 1 minute from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
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Qvintessenza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
304 Borough High Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Qvintessenza serves casual Venetian specialities using ingredients sourced directly from Italian artisan producers. Venetian founder, Alessandro Selazone, spent a year travelling the length ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 24 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 29 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Elephant & Castle Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Rebus Tourist Guides
London > Leisure > Activities
33, Vanbrugh Court, Wincott St, Lambeth, London SE11 | 8 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
What is the oldest annual sporting event in the world? Where was the Roman Forum? How do I become Lord Mayor? What was (and is!) the ... More
 
 
 
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Leake Street Pocket Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lower Marsh, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located at the entrance to one of the most well known graffiti hotspots in London, Leake Street Pocket Park is an urban oasis of shrubs, ... More
 
 
 
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Archbishop's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This immaculate 10 acre park is the largest green space on the Southbank. Once part of Lambeth Palaces private gardens, Archbishop Tait originally donated the ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best pubs near London Elephant & Castle Railway Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Elephant and Castle Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Newington Causeway Road, SE1 | 1 minute from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
After a lengthy closure, the historic Elephant and Castle pub reopened in summer 2016 revealing a re-imagined interior ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duke of Sussex
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Baylis Road, SE1 | 10 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Part of Hippo Inns, The Duke of Sussex overlooking Waterloo Millennium Green gives locals a warm and welcoming place to enjoy ... More
 
 
 
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Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Elephant & Castle Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 10 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire House
London > Nightlife > Bars
64 Union Street, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Within the Flat Iron Square site, an area encompassing six railway arches and filled with restaurants, street food and a live music venue, is Devonshire ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Elephant & Castle Railway Station.
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 15 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
 

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Lungs
Lungs
Theatre | Until 9th November 2019 

Old Vic Theatre 11 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The Crown's leading royal couple, Claire Foy and Matt Smith, star in Duncan Macmillan's story about a couple who want ...More

 
The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
Theatre | Until 31st December 2019 

Gatsby's Drugstore 11 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The UK's longest running immersive theatre show, The Great Gatsby, adapted and directed by Alexander Wright, has been staged in ...More

 
Red Palace
Red Palace
Theatre | Until 12th January 2020 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Following on from last year's Divine Proportions, Shotgun Carousel return to The Vaults with another immersive experience, this time presenting ...More

 
The Permanent Way
The Permanent Way
Theatre | Until 17th November 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

David Hare's award-winning play, The Permanent Way, comes to The Vaults this September in a brand-new site-specific production. Having originally ...More

 
Ages Of The Moon
Theatre | Until 24th November 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Sam Shepard's drama stars Christopher Fairbank and Joseph Marcell as two old friends, and bitter rivals, reflecting on life and ...More

Nam June Paik
Nam June Paik
Exhibitions | Until 9th February 2020 

Tate Modern 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

In what will be the UK's most comprehensive survey of the Korean artist's work, Tate Modern presents a major exhibition ...More

 
Dora Maurer
Dora Maurer
Exhibitions | Until 5th July 2020 

Tate Modern 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The playful works of Dora Maurer come to Tate Modern this summer in what will be the first UK survey ...More

 
Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life
Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life
Exhibitions | Until 5th January 2020 

Tate Modern 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

This summer, Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson, whose 2003 weather project flooded the Turbine Hall with fake sunlight, returns to Tate ...More

 
What to Look for in the Garden: A Ladybird Books Exhibition
What to Look for in the Garden: A Ladybird Books Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 27th October 2019 

Garden Museum 16 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Ladybird, the publishers who have been creating books for children since 1915, invite you to explore the outdoors with an ...More

 
Mary Poppins Afternoon Tea at Aqua Shard
Mary Poppins Afternoon Tea at Aqua Shard
Foodie Events | Until 3rd November 2019 

Aqua Shard 17 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

It's the perfect pairing. London's best loved nanny gets her own Afternoon Tea at Aqua Shard, served on an umbrella ...More

 

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Royal Opera: Death In Venice
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Royal Opera House

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Royal Opera House

David McVicar's classic production of Mozart's The Magic ...More

 
Dorrance Dance: Myelination and other works
Dorrance Dance: Myelination and other works
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Sadler's Wells Theatre

Following the success of ETM: Double Down, performed ...More

 
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Part of Peckham Market and located on the first floor of the Bussey Building, Tonkotsu ...More

 
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Emma Reynolds and Ken Yamada, the team behind the hugely popular pop-up restaurant Tsuru Sushi, ...More

 
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A buzzing cultural community space for South London, Catford Mews is home a multi-screen cinema, ...More

 
Cyrano De Bergerac
Cyrano De Bergerac
Theatre | From 27th November 

Playhouse Theatre

James McAvoy returns to the West End starring as the soldier and poet with a ...More

 
John Lewis Rooftop: The Winter Carnival
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John Lewis Rooftop

Boasting one of the largest rooftop gardens in ...More

 
The Gate St John's Wood
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The Gate Restaurant St John's Wood follows on from the Hammersmith original serving innovative vegetarian cuisine with a far-reaching appeal....More

Mildreds Dalston
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Following on from the Soho original, which has become an institution since opening back in 1988, Mildreds now has three more branches across London, including this restaurant in Dalston....More

Mildreds King's Cross
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Following on from the Soho original, which has become an institution since opening back in 1988, Mildreds now has three more branches across London, including this restaurant in King's Cross. ...More

Mildreds Camden
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Following on from the Soho original, which has become an institution since opening back in 1988, Mildreds now has three more branches across London, including this restaurant in Camden....More

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Following on from London's original Workshop Coffee Co, the White Collar Factory Coffeebar sits on the ground floor of the east London factory....More

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Sacred Cafe is antipodean coffee shop specialising in flat whites created with their own house ...More

 
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Halloween at King's Cross
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Seasonal | On 31st October 

Granary Square

Shining a light on the dance of the dead, the skeleton squad will rise from ...More

 
Top 10 Cocktail Bars in London
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Worlds Best 50 Bars in London
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The list of the World's 50 Best Bars was revealed in October 2019 and we learned that London has 10 of them. That's more than any other ...More

Halloween Afternoon Tea at Roast
Halloween Afternoon Tea at Roast
Seasonal | From 28th October 

Roast

Classic British restaurant Roast in Borough Market is ...More

 
Where's Wally: The Big Museum Hunt
Kids Events | From 19th October 

London Transport Museum

Children are invited to join in on a special Play Trail this half term with Where’s Wally? The Big Museum Hunt at the London Transport Museum. The journey ...More

Fujifilm: My Life Exhibition
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Exhibitions | From 24th October 

The Old Truman Brewery

Providing a snapshot of what life is like ...More

 
Festival of the Dead
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Seasonal | On 19th October 

Troxy

A spectacular cabaret show inspired by the Day Of The Dead festival, with skull processions, ...More

 
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