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Greenwich and Docklands International FestivalThe whole of Greenwich comes alive for the Greenwich and Docklands International Festival, a two-week free festival of street performances, art and dancing in the streets. It kicks off with Fly By Night, which sees over 1500 trained pigeons soar into the skies above the Thames. Other events on the line-up are D-Construction, a hip-hop dance piece that explores identity, borders and the bonds that connect us; Plock!, an acrobatic show that takes inspiration from the art of Jackson Pollock; Robopole, a duo between a man and a robot; and Icarus, a dance pieces that looks at the mythical fall of humankind. A number of family-friendly shows also feature, include Bicycle Boy, a musical for children aged between six and ten.

 

About Greenwich

The London Borough of Greenwich lies on the south bank of the Thames. Rich in maritime history, Greenwich also has an outstanding architectural heritage. Many of its buildings are designed by well known English architects, including the Royal Naval College, the National Maritime Museum and the Royal Observatory built by Sir Christopher Wren for King Charles II. More about Greenwich

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North Greenwich Tube Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
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Maze Hill Railway Station
 
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Greenwich Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £43  40% off
Bugsby Way, SE10 | 17 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
Staying at this hotel puts you right in the centre of Greenwich, with a thousand years of British naval history on your doorstep, as well shops, ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Greenwich
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £45  23% off
Catherine Grove, SE10 | 17 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
Housed in a former police section house, the DoubleTree by Hilton London - Greenwich offers contemporary accommodation while retaining the building's historic 1940s charm. The tranquil ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Canary Wharf Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  36% off
South Quay, E14 | 26 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
Perched on the waterfront, just 15 minutes from London's City Airport, the Hilton London Canary Wharf combines convenience with comfort. Stroll across the hotel's private bridge ... More
 
 
 
 
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Astronomy Photographer Of The Year
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th October 2018 to 5th May 2019
Greenwich and Docklands International Festival, National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | 3 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
The winning images of Astronomy Photographer of the Year are presented in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich which showcases some incredible images of ...More
 
 
 
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Pirate Week - Picture Book Storytime
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 22nd February 2019 - 2pm
Greenwich and Docklands International Festival, 51 Greenwich Church Street, SE10 | 5 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
Come in with your little ones to enjoy a picture book reading in our children's section!...More
 
 
 
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Cutty Sark 150
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 1st February to 31st December 2019
Greenwich and Docklands International Festival, King William Walk, West Greenwich, SE10 | 5 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
The last surviving tea clipper and the fastest ship of its time, the Cutty Sark marks its 150th anniversary in 2019. A whole range of special ...More
 
 
 
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Michael Edwards Studio Theatre
London > Entertainment >
Cutty Sark, King William Walk, SE10 | 5 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
The Michael Edwards Studio Theatre is located inside the lower hold of the Cutty Sark tea clipper, one of the world's most famous boats on permanent ... More
 
 
 
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Up the Creek
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
302 Creek Road, Greenwick, SE10 | 6 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
Located in Greenwich, South East London, Up The Creek is one of the UK's best comedy venues, offering true intimacy with a diverse range of acts ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
180 Greenwich High Road, SE10 | 9 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
This Greenwich cinema has not been a resounding success. Since opening in 1989 it's gone bankrupt twice, closing down for long periods. Fortunately for locals - ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich
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SE10 | Same location as Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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Royal Observatory Greenwich
London > Attractions > Museums
National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | 3 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
This museum of time and space was built by Sir Christopher Wren in 1675. It marks the site of the Greenwich or Prime Meridian - the ... More
 
 
 
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The Queen's House
London > Attractions > Museums
Park Row, SE10 | 3 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
As far as royal residences go, the Queen's House is a modest palace - an appealing, but simple, bright white, classical, Palladian villa flanked by colonnades. ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Market
London > Shopping > Markets
College Approach, SE10 | 5 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
Greenwich boasts a number of glorious markets offering a variety of traditional, hand-crafted goods, antiques, clothing and food stalls. The craft market is held at ... More
 
 
 
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The Cheeseboard
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
26 Royal Hill, SE10 | 10 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
A small but perfectly formed cheese shop in a pretty little street off the main Greenwich High Road. With over 100 different types to choose from, ... More
 
 
 
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The Creaky Shed
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
20 Royal Hill, SE10 | 10 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Park Row, SE10 | 2 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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The Old Brewery
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
The Pepys Building, The Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 4 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
A mix of experimental brewery, cafe, restaurant and heritage site, the Grade II listed Old Brewery is a seven days a week operation. It's also only ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Grind
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
17-19 Nelson Road, SE10 | 5 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
Grind brings its mix of music, design, coffee, food and cocktails outside of Zone 1 for the first time and it's the biggest Grind to date. ... More
 
 
 
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 2 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3.7 miles from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4.3 miles from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 7 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
London > Leisure > Golf
Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 24 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
If you hook a shot at the state of the art Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range it'll head towards Canary Wharf and if you slice it ... More
 
 
 
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Brooklyn Bowl
London > Leisure >
O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 26 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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The Trafalgar Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Park Row, SE10 | 2 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 | 5 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
60 Greenwich Church Street, SE10 | 5 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
in the shadow of the Cutty Sark , the grade I listed pub the Gipsy Moth has a large outdoor seating area, ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 4 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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Studio 338
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 18 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
Studio 338 opened in spectacular style in March 2014, with Mark 'MK' Kinchen, Kevin Saunderson and Kate Simko all on the line-up. With a capacity of ... More
 
 
 
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NY-LON
London > Nightlife > Bars
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 26 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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Old Royal Naval College
London > Business > Venue Hire
Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College, 2, Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, SE10 | 4 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
The Old Royal Naval College was built on the site of the Tudor Palace in Greenwich in which Henry VIII and Elizabeth I were born. William ... More
 
 
 
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Laban
London > Business > Venue Hire
Creekside, Deptford, SE8 | 15 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
Tate Modern architects Herzog & de Meuron went for a shimmering, plastic-clad building when tasked with designing the Laban building, a place where excellence in contemporary ... More
 
 
 
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The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 26 minutes from Greenwich and Docklands International Festival
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