Victorian Santa's Grotto  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 23RD DECEMBER 2016

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, No 1 Warehouse, Tower Hamlets, West India Quay, London E14 4AL
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Dec 3-23, 10am-5.30pm
 
PRICES
£7 per child (includes gift). Photographs available at an additional cost.
 
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Travel back in time to festive 19th century Sailortown to meet Father Christmas in his secret grotto at the Museum of London Docklands. Tell Santa your Christmas wishes and receive a special gift, and you can also get a photograph of your child and Father Christmas (for an additional cost). Leave time to look around the museum and if you go on Thursday 8th December you'll find the Christmas Fayre there, held in partnership with Crafty Fox Market.

 

About Museum of London Docklands

In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames and the lives that have ebbed and flowed with it. The building in which the museum is housed is pertinent, too. More about Museum of London Docklands


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Canary Wharf Station
 
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Wapping Overground Station
 
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Shadwell Overground Station
 
30 minutes walk
 
 
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City Harbour NCP
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £149  41% off
46 Westferry Circus, E14 | 4 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
The Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel contains spacious, luxurious rooms and suites with every comfort available, including a giant marble bath, two-line speaker phones and stunning walnut ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Docklands Riverside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  30% off
265 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 | 9 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
The only hotel in London with its own pier, the DoubleTree by Hilton London Docklands Riverside offers views across London's iconic River Thames. Taking inspiration from ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Canary Wharf Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £86  24% off
South Quay, E14 | 11 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
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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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 10th February to 3rd September 2017
Victorian Santa's Grotto, No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, E14 | Same location as Victorian Santa's Grotto
Crossrail, which has seen 26 miles of new tunnels created under London, has also revealed previously inaccessible areas of subterranean London; an archaeologist's dream. The discoveries ...More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 23rd September 2017 - 2pm
Victorian Santa's Grotto, No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, E14 | Same location as Victorian Santa's Grotto
Gestalt Arts's combination of physical theatre, carnival and opera tells the story of London and the ebb and flow of its people. Written and directed by ...More
 
 
 
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Anne Krinsky: Tropical Thames
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 1st to 30th September 2017 - 6am-9pm
Victorian Santa's Grotto, West India Quay, E14 | 5 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
An installation of large-scale digitally-designed prints on aluminium panels, created specifically for the Crossrail Place Roof Garden. Krinsky's imagery is inspired by Thames architectural structures in ...More
 
 
 
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Everyman Canary Wharf
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Crossrail Place Level 2, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
The Everyman Cinema on level 2 of Crossrail Place - the brand's fifth cinema in the capital - sits within the six storey Canary Wharf Crossrail ... More
 
 
 
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Spiegeltent at Canary Wharf
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Canada Square Park, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
The Spiegeltent at Canary Wharf comes to Canada Square Park in September for 11 days of comedy, music, kids activities, dance, cabaret, acrobatics and kids theatre. ... More
 
 
 
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Troxy
London > Entertainment > Live Music
490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 18 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
This splendid 1930s art deco Grade II listed East End dance hall has a capacity of over 2,600 and prides itself as "London's most versatile venue". ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Attractions > Museums
No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | Same location as Victorian Santa's Grotto
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
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Canada Square Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Canada Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
Open space in the centre of Canary Wharf, Canada Square Park is a popular outdoor area for concerts and screenings of sporting events in the ... More
 
 
 
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One Canada Square
London > Attractions > Sights
1 Canada Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
Once the tallest building in the United Kingdom (a title it held from 1991 until 2012 when The Shard rose above it), One Canada Square is ... More
 
 
 
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Charbonnel et Walker
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Cabot Place West, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 4 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
This long-established chocolatier, set up in 1875 at the behest of Edward VII, has been making the finest chocolate in traditional French style for 130 years. ... More
 
 
 
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Billingsgate Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 8 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
Originally a general market for corn, coal, iron, wine, salt, pottery, fish and other goods, Billingsgate is now the only London-based market dedicated to fish. From ... More
 
 
 
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Jubilee Place Mall
London > Shopping >
Bank Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 8 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
Jubilee Place Mall, an underground shopping mall on the south side of Canary Wharf, offers shoppers a choice of fashion, pharmacies, cafes and restaurants. In November ... More
 
 
 
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Browns Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
Hertsmere Road, West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 1 minute from Victorian Santa's Grotto
Brasserie ... More
 
 
 
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Dockmasters House
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
1 Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 1 minute from Victorian Santa's Grotto
This listed Georgian building has had many past incarnations; it's been an excise office, a pub called the Jamaica Tavern, and even the offices for the ... More
 
 
 
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Amerigo Vespucci
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
25 Cabot Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
Italian cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.6 miles from Victorian Santa's Grotto
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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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 35 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
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 | 35 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
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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Crossrail Place Roof Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
With its semi open-air timber lattice roof the Crossrail Place Roof Garden on top of the Crossrail station in Canary Wharf provides a welcoming public space, ... More
 
 
 
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The Paintball Centre
London > Leisure > Activities
Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 10 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
This fab game emerged in 1980 and has taken the world by storm. Popular with adrenalin junkies, paintballing is an action-packed, mission-driven past-time that is ... More
 
 
 
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Revolution Karting
London > Leisure > Activities
Arches 422-424 Mile End Park, Burdett Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 16 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
It's not exactly Formula 1 but get behind the wheel of a go-kart and you'll certainly feel like you're ready to give Lewis Hamilton a ... More
 
 
 
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The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 12 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
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The Gun
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 15 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
This 250-year-old pub was a sailor's favourite, home to smugglers and site of secret trysts between Lord Nelson and Emma Hamilton. Closed down by ... More
 
 
 
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Wibbley Wobbley
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Greenland Dock, off Rope Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 20 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
Cute, unpretentious bar housed on a boat docked in the Thames. A world away from the bustling, brash mainstream bars, pubs and clubs of central London, is ... More
 
 
 
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Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 3 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ... More
 
 
 
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Eighteen Sky Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
InterContinental London - The O2, 1 Waterview Drive, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 21 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
Boasting spectacular views across the Thames and Canary Wharf, the Eighteen Sky Bar is a sophisticated spot to enjoy ... More
 
 
 
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The Clipper Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
InterContinental London - The O2, 1 Waterview Drive, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 21 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
A striking showpiece of the InterContinental London O2 , the Clipper Bar is the hotel's main ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | Same location as Victorian Santa's Grotto
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
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The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 24 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
The second most embarrassing legacy of Tony Blair's time in government struggled for years to find a role after the millennium show shut up shop. It's ... More
 
 
 
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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 | 35 minutes from Victorian Santa's Grotto
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
 
 
 

Museum of London Docklands events

 
Tunnel: the archaeology of CrossrailTunnel: the archaeology of CrossrailTunnel: the archaeology of CrossrailCrossrail, which has seen 26 miles of new tunnels created under London, has also revealed previously inaccessible areas of subterranean London; an archaeologist's dream. The discoveries resulting from churning up the ground rock of our city go on display at the Museum of London Docklands from February 2017. Among the significant finds are prehistor2017-08-22T10:00:00+01002017-09-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Museum of London Docklands,   No 1 Warehouse  West India Quay    E14 4AL
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event > Exhibitions > Art Exhibitions - Architecture | PRICING  Free  
DATES  10th February to 3rd September 2017
VENUE  Museum of London Docklands 
Crossrail, which has seen 26 miles of new tunnels created under London, has also revealed previously inaccessible areas of subterranean London; an archaeologist's dream. The discoveries resulting from churning up the ground rock of our city go on display at the Museum of London Docklands from February 2017. Among the significant finds are prehistor... More about this event
 
Liquid HistoryLiquid HistoryGestalt Arts's combination of physical theatre, carnival and opera tells the story of London and the ebb and flow of its people. Written and directed by Ruth Mariner.2017-09-23T14:00:00+01002017-09-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Museum of London Docklands,   No 1 Warehouse  West India Quay    E14 4AL
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