Thames Barrier Information Centre

 
 
ADDRESS
1 Unity Way, SE18 5NJ
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Thurs-Sun 10.30am-5pm
 
PRICES
£3.75 Adults, Concession £3.25 | Under 16 £.25 | Under 5 Free | Families £10
 

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Thames Barrier Information CentreThe Thames Barrier is the largest moveable flood barrier in the world. The Information Centre Cafe has spectacular views of the Barrier, along with working scale model and audio-visual displays.

Buses 161 and 472 run from North Greenwich to the centre.

 

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    Sunborn London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £85  37% off
    Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 22 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    Staying at this modern water-borne hotel is like going on a cruise without leaving the city. Moored at Royal Victoria Dock, the riverside location is picturesque ... More
     
     
     
    Crowne Plaza London Docklands
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  37% off
    Western Gateway, E16 | 25 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    The Crowne Plaza Docklands is the main hotel for the giant ExCel Centre. It's a great place to stay if you're visiting a conference or exhibition, ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £57  36% off
    Bugsby Way, SE10 | 26 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    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
     
     
     
     
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    Alternative Attractions for Kids nearest Thames Barrier Information Centre

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    Mudchute Park & Farm
    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    Pier Street, Isle of Dogs, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.2 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    Located in the middle of the Isle of Dogs, Mudchute Farm and Park is one of the largest of London's city farms, covering a 32 acre ... More
     
     
     
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    Surrey Docks Farm
    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    Rotherhithe Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 3.2 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    All the animals on this 2.2 acre city farm on the south bank of the river Thames in Rotherhithe are organically reared. Donkeys, goats and sheep ... More
     
     
     
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    Firepower - Royal Artillery Museum
    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    Royal Arsenal, SE18 | 23 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    From sling-shot to missile, this museum traces the evolution of artillery and really is explosive in content. Housing Europe's widest variety of historic and modern ... More
     
     
     
     
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    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Thames Barrier Information Centre
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    London Pleasure Gardens
    London > Attractions > Sights
    Royal Victoria Docks, E16 | 11 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    (Unfortunately the London Pleasure Gardens have been put into administration and all future events there have subsequently been cancelled.)Due to open on the Diamond Jubilee weekend, ... More
     
     
     
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    Royal Artillery Barracks
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Artillery Place, Woolwich, SE18 | 17 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    The Royal Artillery Barrracks are not open to the public. But you can learn about the history of the Gunners at Firepower, The Royal Artillery Museum, ... More
     
     
     
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    East Greenwich Coaling Jetty
    London > Attractions > Sights
    Olympian Way, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 24 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    Originally designed as a coaling jetty to receive and unload coal to fuel Blackwall Point power station, The Jetty has been turned into a temporary platform ... More
     
     
     
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    Brick Lane Music Hall
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    443 North Woolwich Road, E16 | 11 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    One of London's last surviving traditional music halls.... More
     
     
     
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    The O2 Arena
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Peninsula Square, SE10 | 33 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    The centrepiece of the redeveloped Millennium Dome is the O2 Arena, the first purpose-built music venue in London. With a capacity of 23,000, it offers the ... More
     
     
     
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    British Music Experience
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 33 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    Stadium filling rock gods like The Rolling Stones, David Bowie and Mick Jagger are among the stars who have loaned memorabilia to the British Music Experience, ... More
     
     
     
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    Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Greenwich Park
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    Charlton Way Entrance, Blackheath Avenue, Se10 | 2.2 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
     
     
     
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    The Bookshop on the Heath
    London > Shopping > Books
    74 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, SE3 | 2.4 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    A book lovers gem. As one of London's oldest and last remaining second-hand bookshops, this bookshop stocks signed first editions and collectables as well as local ... More
     
     
     
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    Meantime Brewing Company
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    Lawrence Trading Estate, Blackwall Lane, SE10 | 29 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    London's Meantime Brewing Company, led by brewmaster and founder Alastair Hook, is one of Britain's leading craft brewers. When the brewery moved from Penhall Road to ... More
     
     
     
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    Potbelly
    London > Restaurants >
    The Street, Westfield Stratford City, SE18 | 3 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    Aiming to take on Pret and Subway in the sandwich stakes, Potbelly specialises in deep-filled hot, toasted sandwiches, live music and shakes. The sandwich shop on ... More
     
     
     
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    Yi-Ban
    London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
    London Regatta Centre, Dockside Road, E16 | 18 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    Lost in the bleak and beautiful wasteland of the Docklands business parks - a super-modern expanse of smooth concrete and still water - this restaurant ... More
     
     
     
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    Zizzi - O2 Dome
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    The O2 Millennium Way, SE10 | 21 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
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    Education near Thames Barrier Information Centre

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    University of Greenwich
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    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 | 4.6 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    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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    The Making Space
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 5.5 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    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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    Thames Barrier Information Centre gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Greenwich Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Romney Road, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    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 | 31 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    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 | 33 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    Five years after the original Brooklyn Bowl launched, the well known New York bowling alley comes to London's O2. The London venue is the first Brooklyn ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Thames Barrier Information Centre

    The best pubs near London Thames Barrier Information Centre.
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    The Trafalgar Tavern
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    Park Row, SE10 | 2.1 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    The pub achieved notoriety selling whitebait (still on the menu) but now the Trafalgar Tavern is a refreshment point for the capital's many visitors. It's hardly ... More
     
     
     
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    The Gun
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.2 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    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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    Bar Du Musee Café
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 | 2.4 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
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    The Old Brewery
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 2.3 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ... More
     
     
     
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    Studio 338
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 31 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    Following a major refurbishment, Studio 338 reopened in spectacular style in March 2014, with Mark 'MK' Kinchen, Kevin Saunderson and Kate Simko all on the line-up. ... More
     
     
     
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    Proud2 at The O2
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 33 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    In the sad shell of the Millennium Dome, a superclub was born, going by the name of Proud2. Sporting one of the world's most powerful audio ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Thames Barrier Information Centre

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Thames Barrier Information Centre.
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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 | 2.3 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    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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    ExCel London Exhibition Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 22 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ... More
     
     
     
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    The O2
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Peninsula Square, SE10 | 33 minutes from Thames Barrier Information Centre
    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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    Shopping | On 31st July 2015 

    Greenwich Market 2.35 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre

    Vintage shopping experience, with a pop-up bar, vintage tea hut and live music....More

    Friday Night Comedy
    Comedy | Until 14th August 2015 

    Up the Creek 2.45 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre

    Top stand up from MC Quincy, Tom Allen, Richard Stainbank, Sarah Callaghan and Gavin Webster....More

    Charlie Baker And Nathan Caton: Edinburgh Previews
    Comedy | On 31st July 2015 

    Blackheath Halls 2.48 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre

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    Reuben Richards & Soul Train
    Concerts | On 31st July 2015 

    Boisdale's Of Canary Wharf 2.91 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre

    The London-based singer and his band cover a selection of soul and R&B songs....More

    Dont
    Concerts | On 31st July 2015 

    The Bird's Nest 3.11 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre

    Rock band from Ireland....More

    Kemi Sulola: Fallen For You Live
    Concerts | On 31st July 2015 

    The Albany 3.19 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre

    Self-penned R&B and soul from this London-based singer....More

    Whip It
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2015 

    The Amersham Arms 3.37 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre

    Guests and residents supply hip hop, indie, electro and rock and roll....More

    The Venue, New Cross. Nightclub Open Every Friday & Saturday
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 11th December 2015 

    The Venue 3.61 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre

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    The Craven Braves
    Concerts | On 31st July 2015 

    New Cross Inn 3.68 miles from Thames Barrier Information Centre

    The band plays rock with support from Binn Wisdom and Josh Flowers....More

     
     
     
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