Canonbury Tower

 
 
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Canonbury Place ISLINGTON, N1 2NQ
 
 
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Early 16thC tower building with panelled rooms and good views of London from roof.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

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

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What's on in London 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Hotels near Canonbury Tower

Near Canonbury Tower
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  37% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 12 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £59  25% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 19 minutes from Canonbury Tower
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  39% off
Central Street, EC1V | 22 minutes from Canonbury Tower
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 17 minutes from Canonbury Tower
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
House of Detention
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Sans Walk, EC1R | 28 minutes from Canonbury Tower
The House of Detention gets its name from its former purpose - as a prison - and there has been a prison on this site since ... More
 
 
 
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St Bartholomew the Great
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 33 minutes from Canonbury Tower
St Bartholomew the Great is a historic church founded in 1123 and the oldest parish church in the City of London. Features include the pre-Reformation octagonal ... More
 
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Canonbury Tower

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Canonbury Tower
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 2 minutes from Canonbury Tower
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Open School East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, N1 | 15 minutes from Canonbury Tower
Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Canonbury Tower

Near Canonbury Tower
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Today Only
Andrew McMahon
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 28th February 2015
Islington Assembly Hall, Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Canonbury Tower
Former Something Corporate and Jack's Mannequin frontman Andrew McMahon will be taking his eponymously titled album 'Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness' on UK tour in February ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
PunkPunk! - Spizzology - Live Music And Live Literature
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 28th February 2015 - 2pm-6pm
Hope & Anchor, 207 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Canonbury Tower
...More
 
 
 
Ends Today
Little Angel Youth Theatre (Ages 11-17)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 28th February 2015 - 11am-1.30pm
The Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Canonbury Tower
A performance inspired by Lewis Carrol's dark and eerie poem The Jabberwocky....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Canonbury Tower

Near Canonbury Tower
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Canonbury Tower
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit pub that shares ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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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Shopping near Canonbury Tower

The best shops and markets near Canonbury Tower
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Canonbury Tower
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
202 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Canonbury Tower
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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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Restaurants near Canonbury Tower

What are the best dining options near Canonbury Tower London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 2 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Firezza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
276 St Paul's Road, Islington, N1 | 4 minutes from Canonbury Tower
Firezza offers upmarket Neapolitan pizza cooked in stone ovens, eat-in or take-away.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Trullo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
300-302 St Paul's Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Canonbury Tower
A superb addition to the Islington eating scene is Trullo, a homely neighbourhood Italian in Highbury in the mould of the River Café (but thankfully not replicating ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Canonbury Tower

Near Canonbury Tower
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 16 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 20 minutes from Canonbury Tower
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 25 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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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Leisure near Canonbury Tower

Canonbury Tower gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 20 minutes from Canonbury Tower
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, N1C | 23 minutes from Canonbury Tower
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 24 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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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Pubs near Canonbury Tower

The best pubs near London Canonbury Tower.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 2 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Canonbury Tower
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 9 minutes from Canonbury Tower
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Canonbury Tower

Canonbury Tower clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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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Meeting venue hire near Canonbury Tower

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Canonbury Tower.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 4 minutes from Canonbury Tower
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Canonbury Tower
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 14 minutes from Canonbury Tower
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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Renato Guttuso: Painter of Modern Life
Exhibitions | Until 4th April 2015 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 2 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

An exhibition of works by one of Italy's most widely respected modern painters. Toward the end of the 1930s, rebelling ...More

Lara Pucci: Evolutionary Shorthand: Guttuso's Art Of Resistance: Talk
Exhibitions | On 28th February 2015 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 2 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

With Lara Pucci, University of Nottingham....More

Barbara Dickson
Concerts | On 28th February 2015 

Union Chapel 4 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

The Fife-born singer, musician and Olivier Award-winning actress performs popular songs from stage musicals alongside her hit single, I Know ...More

Andrew McMahon
Andrew McMahon
Concerts | On 28th February 2015 

Islington Assembly Hall 5 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

Former Something Corporate and Jack's Mannequin frontman Andrew McMahon will be taking his eponymously titled album 'Andrew McMahon in the ...More

 
PunkPunk! - Spizzology - Live Music And Live Literature
Concerts | On 28th February 2015 

Hope & Anchor 5 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

...More

Moones
Concerts | On 28th February 2015 

Relentless Garage 6 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

Three piece band featuring Laurent Barnard, founder of the punk rock band Gallows, with support from OhBoy and Crystal Seagulls....More

Little Angel Youth Theatre (Ages 11-17)
Theatre | Until 28th February 2015 

The Little Angel Theatre 8 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

A performance inspired by Lewis Carrol's dark and eerie poem The Jabberwocky....More

Game
Game
Theatre | Until 4th April 2015 

Almeida Theatre 8 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

A new work from playwright Mike Bartlett, Game is set in the midst of a housing crisis. Directed by Sacha ...More

 
Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 28th February 2015 

Camden Head 12 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

Inventive wit and sketches from Jack Barry. Also featuring Ant Dewson, Tim Renkow, Liz Miele, James Shakeshaft and MC Barry ...More

Club De Fromage
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th February 2015 

O2 Academy Islington 15 minutes walk from Canonbury Tower

Peter Dean, aka Eastenders actor Peter Beale, and the Pearly Kings and Queens join DJs and guests for an East ...More

 
 
 
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