Post Office  

 
 
ADDRESS
238 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 3AY
 
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon, Wed-Fri: 8am-6pm; Tue, Sat: 9am-6pm; Sun: closed
 

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Underground Stations

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Angel Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
14 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £95  23% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 11 minutes from Post Office
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
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60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 18 minutes from Post Office
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Scotch Egg Challenge
London > Events > Foodie Events  Dates: Wednesday 21st February 2018
Post Office, 21 Canonbury Place, Islington, N1 | 6 minutes from Post Office
Some of London's leading chefs take to the kitchens with the aim of elevating the humble bar snack to new heights in a cook-off and blind ...More
 
 
 
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The Enchanted Room
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th January to 8th April 2018
Post Office, 39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 6 minutes from Post Office
The Estorick Collection marks its 20th anniversary year with a major exhibition of works from one of the most important collections of modern Italian art, housed ...More
 
 
 
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Permanent Collection
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 13th January 2017 to 31st December 2018 - Various Times
Post Office, 39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 6 minutes from Post Office
Paintings by futurist and figurative artists including Giacomo Balla, Umberto Boccioni, Carlo Carra, Gino Severini, Luigi Russolo and Ardengo Soffici, Giorgio de Chirico, Amedeo Modigliani, Giorgio ...More
 
 
 
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Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
Opened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music ... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ... More
 
 
 
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The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Post Office
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 6 minutes from Post Office
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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 6 minutes from Post Office
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
 
 
 
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Post Office

The best shops and markets near Post Office
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A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ... More
 
 
 
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Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ... More
 
 
 
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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
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Restaurants near Post Office

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Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 3 minutes from Post Office
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
 
 
 
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Tierra Peru
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
164 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Post Office
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Smokehouse
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63-69 Canonbury Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Post Office
Fire cooked meats are the main attraction of the Islington Smokehouse, a well regarded restaurant from Neil Rankin, former head chef at Pitt Cue, and Noble ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Post Office

Near Post Office
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 18 minutes from Post Office
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 21 minutes from Post Office
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 21 minutes from Post Office
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
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Newington Green
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Newington Green, N1 | 15 minutes from Post Office
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Dalston Lane, E8 | 18 minutes from Post Office
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 20 minutes from Post Office
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Post Office.
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Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 3 minutes from Post Office
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55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
 
 
 
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
 
 
 
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Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
 
 
 
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Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Post Office
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 13 minutes from Post Office
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 
 
 

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Scotch Egg Challenge
Scotch Egg Challenge
Foodie Events | On 21st February 2018 

The Canonbury Tavern 6 minutes walk from Post Office

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Permanent Collection
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2018 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 6 minutes walk from Post Office

Paintings by futurist and figurative artists including Giacomo Balla, Umberto Boccioni, Carlo Carra, Gino Severini, Luigi Russolo and Ardengo Soffici, ...More

The Enchanted Room
Exhibitions | Until 8th April 2018 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 6 minutes walk from Post Office

The Estorick Collection marks its 20th anniversary year with a major exhibition of works from one of the most important ...More

BRITs Week
BRITs Week
Concerts | Until 24th February 2018 

Islington Assembly Hall 7 minutes walk from Post Office

See Alt-J, Jessie Ware, Laura Marling and Rag 'N' Bone Man play a series of special gigs at intimate venues ...More

 
The Singing Mermaid
The Singing Mermaid
Theatre | Until 22nd April 2018 

Little Angel Theatre 7 minutes walk from Post Office

Taking Julia Donaldson's glittering picture book, The Singing Mermaid, and turning it into a stage show for young people aged ...More

 
Somewhere A Gunner Fires
Theatre | Until 24th February 2018 

The King's Head 8 minutes walk from Post Office

The true story of the Italian Front, and the lives of those embroiled in it, including the volunteer, the girl ...More

The Little Angel
Theatre | Until 24th February 2018 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from Post Office

A new musical which tells the story of Sashka, a troubled boy with seemingly nothing to live for, until he ...More

Parasolstice - Winter Light 2017: Robert Montgomery
Exhibitions | Until 25th March 2018 

Parasol Unit 15 minutes walk from Post Office

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Dalston Roof Park Winter Season
Seasonal | Until 28th April 2018 

Dalston Roof Park 18 minutes walk from Post Office

The neighbourhood's first winter rooftop, Dalston Roof Park is open to public on select dates throughout winter. Every Wednesday the ...More

 
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Dance | Until 23rd February 2018 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 19 minutes walk from Post Office

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