St George-in-the-East Church

 
 
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Cannon Street Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 0BH 
 
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St George-in-the-East ChurchCompleted in 1729, this is one of Nicholas Hawksmoor's great churches. The interior of the church was destroyed in the Blitz and was ingeniously restored with a modern design in 1966.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Aldgate East Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Whitechapel Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Wapping Overground Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arch Car Parking
 
6 minutes walk
 
City Quay Car Park
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near St George-in-the-East Church

Near St George-in-the-East Church
Holiday Inn London Commercial Road
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £55  39% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 6 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
 
 
 
Grange Tower Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  33% off
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 10 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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
 
 
 
The Tower Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  37% off
Guoman Tower, E1Q | 12 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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
 
 
 
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Alternative Historic Buildings nearest St George-in-the-East Church

Nearest to St George-in-the-East Church
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Of London
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Tower Hill, City, London EC3N | 13 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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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All Hallows by the Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Byward Street, City, London EC3R | 16 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
All Hallows, the oldest church in the City of London, is 1300 years old with a crypt museum, Roman pavement and Saxon and Roman artefacts. There ... More
 
 
 
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 16 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near St George-in-the-East Church

The best museums, galleries, attractions near St George-in-the-East Church
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 8 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
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Whitechapel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 11 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Designed in a distinctive Arts and Crafts architecture style by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Whitechapel, Britain's first purpose-built arts gallery, is renowned both for the beauty ... More
 
 
 
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Idea Store Whitechapel
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
321 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 13 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
More than a library, the Idea Store in Whitechapel brings together adult learning, training and meeting areas, as well as a focus on the local history ... More
 
 
 
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Events near St George-in-the-East Church

Near St George-in-the-East Church
On Soon
Bengali Book Group: Idea-Pathok
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 6th May 2014 - 6.30pm-8pm
Idea Store Whitechapel, 321 Whitechapel Road, E1 | 13 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
A talk about a book....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Multilingual Poetry Group
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 16th April, 7th May and 21st May 2014 - 7pm-8.15pm
Idea Store Whitechapel, 321 Whitechapel Road, E1 | 13 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Job Support Sessions
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th March to 27th May 2014 - 10am-5pm
Idea Store Whitechapel, 321 Whitechapel Road, E1 | 13 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Learn skills you need to get back to work....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near St George-in-the-East Church

Near St George-in-the-East Church
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 5 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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 | 5 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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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Troxy
London > Entertainment > Live Music
490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 14 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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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Shopping near St George-in-the-East Church

The best shops and markets near St George-in-the-East Church
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Petticoat Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Between Middlesex and Goulston Streets, Spitalfields, London E1 | 15 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Petticoat Lane is London's world famous Sunday market and sells mainly clothes for men, women and children, from street-cred clubwear to over-orders of designer goods and ... More
 
 
 
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The East End Thrift Store
London > Shopping > Clothing
Unit 1a Watermans Building, Assembly Passage, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 15 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
If you ever venture along Mile End Road towards Stepney Green, take a gander down Assembly Passage (opposite Blockbuster) and you'll come across this shining gem ... More
 
 
 
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Brick Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 16 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Brick Lane Market is pure East End London, which means Jewish bagel shops, Bangladeshi curry houses, Indian sari silks - and Cockneys crying out their wares. ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near St George-in-the-East Church

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Laksha Bay
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
83 Wapping Lane, E1W | 6 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Laksha Bay is a smart Indian dining room, with cuisine influenced by the idyllic Lakshadweep archipelago. The authentic Indian cuisine celebrates home-style favourites and fresh, flavoursome ... More
 
 
 
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Bottega Wapping
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
70 Wapping Wall, Wapping, E1W | 7 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Bottega Wapping is an Italian restaurant, wine bar and deli in the creative hub of Metropolitan Wharf. It's a space inspired by the famous Campo de ... More
 
 
 
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Red Chilli
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
137 Leman Street, E1 | 7 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near St George-in-the-East Church

Near St George-in-the-East Church
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 25 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 25 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 26 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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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Leisure near St George-in-the-East Church

St George-in-the-East Church gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 17 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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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All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 17 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
 
 
 
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L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 17 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near St George-in-the-East Church

The best pubs near London St George-in-the-East Church.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 8 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Once known as the 'Devil's Tavern' thanks to its delinquent clientele, the Prospect of Whitby is one of the oldest pubs in London - and the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Captain Kidd
London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 10 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
The real magic of Wapping's riverside Captain Kidd pub is outside on the L-shaped patio. The Thames is rather narrow here and so the action seems ... More
 
 
 
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The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 16 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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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Nightlife near St George-in-the-East Church

St George-in-the-East Church clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rhythm Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
16-18 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 10 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Scuzzy venue on the outskirts of Shoreditch which looks like a crummycafe from the outside. Walk past the crowded plastic tables and chairsand through a discreet ... More
 
 
 
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Proud Cabaret City
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Mark Lane, City, London EC3R | 17 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Just as you used to be in a 1920s speakeasy, at Proud Cabaret you're entertained while you dine. A lively mix of cabaret, jazz and burlesque ... More
 
 
 
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The Vibe Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 17 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Vibe Bar manages to be both chilled out and cutting edge. Located inside the Truman Brewery on trendy Brick Lane, you can come here to drink ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near St George-in-the-East Church

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near St George-in-the-East Church.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 5 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Business > Venue Hire
Wapping Hydrolic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 8 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 13 minutes from St George-in-the-East Church
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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Stephen Willats: Concerning Our Present Way Of Living
Exhibitions | Until 14th September 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 11 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

Recordings and photographs exploring the relationship between communities and domestic life....More

Youth Forum: De/Construct With Steven Morgana & Nick Wood
Exhibitions | Until 1st June 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 11 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

Site-specific installations and interventions by 30 young people from across London known as Duchamp & Sons, working in collaboration with ...More

Chris Marker
Chris Marker
Exhibitions | Until 22nd June 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 11 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

Visionary French filmmaker, photographer, writer and artist Chris Marker (1921-2012) is widely acknowledged as the finest exponent of the essay ...More

 
Kader Attia
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 11 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

The Whitechapel Gallery has commissioned a site-specific installation from French-Algerian artist Kader Attia, which marks his first solo project ...More

Artists Film International: Burak Delier, Tejal Shah and Milica Tomic
Exhibitions | Until 22nd June 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 11 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

Films exploring themes of neoliberalism, the relationship between man and nature and the global narrative of conflict, by artists from ...More

Contemporary Art Society: The Best Is Not Too Good For You
Exhibitions | Until 1st June 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 11 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

A display featuring a number of pots and prints including Picasso plates of faces, Peter Blake's Babe Rainbow, a screenprint ...More

Computer Club: Workshop (Under 16s)
Exhibitions | Until 28th May 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 13 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

A weekly session for enjoyment and learning....More

Welfare Benefits Advice Session
Exhibitions | Until 28th May 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 13 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

Drop-in welfare benefits advice with the Stifford Centre....More

A Knight's Tale
Kids Events | Until 30th June 2014 

Tower Of London 13 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

A costumed character tell stories about the life of Geoffrey Chaucer....More

Tower Of London
Tours | Until 31st December 2014 

Tower Of London 13 minutes walk from St George-in-the-east Church

One of the most famous castles in the world, the Tower Of London has enjoyed a varied history since its ...More

 
 
 
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