St Katherine's Pier  

 
 
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St Katharine's Way, Tower Hamlets, London E1W 1LD
 
 
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St Katherine's Pier is situated nearby St Katherine's Dock on the north bank of the Thames, immediately in front of the Thistle Tower Hotel. While Tower Pier is the most popular stop-off point for tourists visiting the Tower of London, St Katherine's Pier is on the east side of Tower Bridge and about ten minutes walk from Tower Hill Tube station.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Tower Hill Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Aldgate Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Wapping Overground Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
City Quay Car Park
 
5 minutes walk
 
Arch Car Parking
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Tower Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  41% off
Guoman Tower, E1Q | 1 minute from St Katherine's Pier
It's the location on the River Thames that give this hotel next to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge a wow factor. It's also very ... More
 
 
 
Cheval Three Quays Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £179  30% off
40 Lower Thames Street, EC3R | 6 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Perfect for feeling home away from home, the Cheval Three Quays offers multi-award winning accommodation in the heart of the City of London, boasting views across ... More
 
 
 
Grange Tower Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £80  36% off
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 6 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel combines luxury accommodation and events facilities, making it a great choice for your stay whether it's business or leisure oriented. Within ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative River Piers nearest St Katherine's Pier

Nearest to St Katherine's Pier
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Greenwich Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Cutty Sark Gardens, SE10 | 3.2 miles from St Katherine's Pier
Greenwich Pier delivers boat loads of visitors to the major tourist attractions of the area: the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory and Old Royal Naval College ... More
 
 
 
Tower Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Lower Thames River, City, London EC3R | 8 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Tower Pier, located next to the Tower of London, is a popular stop-off point for any tourist wishing to see the Tower and explore the City ... More
 
 
 
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Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 20 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
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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Travel near St Katherine's Pier

Near St Katherine's Pier
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Liverpool Street Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 16 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
One of London's busiest commuter stations at the heart of financial London. Regular trains depart Liverpool Street for destinations in Essex and East Anglia. The Stansted ... More
 
 
 
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London Cycling Campaign
London > Travel > Bicycles
2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 20 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
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
 
 
 
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Whitechapel Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
277 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 21 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Whitechapel Tube station is located within Zone 2 on the District and Hammersmith & City lines. When Crossrail comes in 2018 the station will have a ... More
 
 
 
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The Big Draw
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 1st to 31st October 2017
St Katherine's Pier, Tower Bridge Road, South Kensington, London SE1 | 5 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
If cave men could animate then so can you. That's the premise behind The Big Draw which takes Living Lines as its theme for 2017. The ...More
 
 
 
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Phobophobia: Night Terrors
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: 21st to 31st October 2017 - Various Times
St Katherine's Pier, 2-4 Tooley Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
An adults-only Halloween spectacular, which invites visitors to wander through dark, labyrinthine corridors inhabited by lost children and a motley crew of otherworldly apparitions....More
 
 
 
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The Terrible Infants
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th September - 28th October 2017
St Katherine's Pier, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, E1 | 8 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
The Terrible Infants theatre company (or Les Enfants Terribles) present the ten year anniversary production of their multi-award winning show The Terrible Infants at Wilton's Music ...More
 
 
 
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The Bridge Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
3 Potters Fields Park, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
What Nicholas Hytner did next: after 12 years as director of the National Theatre, the theatre chief is building a theatre from the ground up. Designed ... More
 
 
 
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, variety shows ... More
 
 
 
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The Mahogany Bar
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Wilton's Music Hall, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
The famous Mahogany Bar at Wilton's Music Hall has reopened after more than 50 years on the sidelines. Sadly, last orders were called at the bar ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near St Katherine's Pier

The best museums, galleries, attractions near St Katherine's Pier
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Tower Of London
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Tower Hill, City, London EC3N | 4 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
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Tower Bridge Exhibition
London > Attractions > Museums
Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its ... More
 
 
 
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City Hall
London > Attractions > Sights
110 The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
It may look like a pile of CDs tilted at a precarious angle so it's about to fall over, but this attractive Norman Foster building near ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near St Katherine's Pier

The best shops and markets near St Katherine's Pier
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St Katharine Docks World Food Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 1 minute from St Katherine's Pier
Re-launched as the St Katharine Docks World Food Market in 2016, the weekly market now offers a diversified range of street food ... More
 
 
 
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The Kiosk at Le Pont de la Tour
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
36D Shad Thames, SE1 | 4 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
A small store serving take away coffee, sandwiches and salads, The Kiosk is run by ... More
 
 
 
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Charles Tyrwhitt
London > Shopping > Menswear
Unit 27a Tooley Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
The shirt company founded by Nicholas Charles Trywhitt Wheeler in 1986 while still at university has 23 stores worldwide, including one in Paris, five ... More
 
 
 
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Zizzi - Docklands
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
12 Ivory House, St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 2 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Bravas Tapas
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 2 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Serving superior Spanish food and with an outdoor terrace overlooking the marina, Bravas Tapas is a welcome new addition to St Katharine Dock. Brought to you ... More
 
 
 
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Dokke
London > Restaurants >
Ivory House, East Smithfield, E1W | 2 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Occupying a prime spot overlooking St Katharine Docks, Dokke, named after the medieval word for docking a boat, is Neil Wager's high-end cafe by day, chic ... More
 
 
 
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Education near St Katherine's Pier

Near St Katherine's Pier
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 24 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
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 Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 27 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
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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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 28 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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St Katherine's Pier gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
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Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 6 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
 
 
 
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 11 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London St Katherine's Pier.
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The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
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Leman Street Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Leman Street, E1 | 10 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Between Wapping and Aldgate is the Leman Street Tavern , a 1.5 million pound pub that's owned by the Geronimo Inns group ... More
 
 
 
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The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 10 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
Oh how we wish we lived in Bermondsey, then we could call this gem of a pub our local. We'd stop in for a regular drink ... More
 
 
 
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St Katherine's Pier clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Trade Union
London > Nightlife >
Thomas More Square, E1W | 5 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
The team behind the Grand Union bars have now ventured into new territory with the opening of Trade Union. Located in ... More
 
 
 
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The Rotunda Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
10 Trinity Square, EC3N | 6 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
At the heart of the Four Seasons Hotel at Ten Trinity Square The Rotunda Bar forms a natural gathering space ... More
 
 
 
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Nine Lives
London > Nightlife > Bars
8 Holyrood Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
The founders of Sweet&Chilli, experts in cocktail research and creation, are behind this late night Bermondsey Street cocktail bar. Set in a Victorian ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near St Katherine's Pier.
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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 4 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
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London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
... More
 
 
 
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from St Katherine's Pier
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, ... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for St Katherine's Pier

St Katherine's Pier, St Katherines Pier
 
 

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Young Marx
Young Marx
Theatre | Until 31st December 2017 

The Bridge Theatre 5 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

Nicholas Hytner directs the world premiere staging of Richard Bean and Clive Coleman's historical comedy set in 1850 London, where ...More

 
The Big Draw
The Big Draw
Kids Events | Until 31st October 2017 

Tower Bridge 5 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

If cave men could animate then so can you. That's the premise behind The Big Draw which takes Living Lines ...More

 
Coppa Club Winter Igloos
Coppa Club Winter Igloos
Seasonal | Until 31st December 2017 

Coppa Club 5 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

The instagram hit of last winter, Coppa Club's igloos along the Thames are back and this year they're even better. ...More

 
Phobophobia: Night Terrors
Leisure | Until 31st October 2017 

London Bridge Experience 7 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

An adults-only Halloween spectacular, which invites visitors to wander through dark, labyrinthine corridors inhabited by lost children and a motley ...More

The Terrible Infants
The Terrible Infants
Theatre | Until 28th October 2017 

Wilton's Music Hall 8 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

The Terrible Infants theatre company (or Les Enfants Terribles) present the ten year anniversary production of their multi-award winning show ...More

 
Laika
Theatre | Until 4th November 2017 

Unicorn Theatre 8 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

A moving sci-fi adventure about the first dog in space inventively told using puppetry, movement and music. By Bryony Hannah ...More

Beowulf
Theatre | Until 5th November 2017 

Unicorn Theatre 8 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

An exciting, adventurous and atmospheric new interpretation of the epic poem performed with live music. Written by Chris Thorpe. Directed ...More

Louise Dahl-Wolfe: A Style Pf Her Own
Exhibitions | Until 21st January 2018 

Fashion and Textile Museum 10 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

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Exhibitions | Until 4th November 2017 

Fashion and Textile Museum 10 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

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Kollektiv Turmstrasse
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 21st October 2017 

Studio Spaces 10 minutes walk from St Katherine's Pier

Minimal techno courtesy of the German production duo, plus Matthew Dekay, Fideles, Uakoz, Rabota, Yacine Dessouki and Dan Gayle....More

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