The Recreation Ground

 
 
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65 Camberwell Church Street, SE5 8TR
 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Denmark Hill Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Oval Tube Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Denmark Hill Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Peckham Rye Multistory Car Park
 
19 minutes walk
 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Church Street Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £58  41% off
    29-33 Camberwell Church Street, SE5 | Same location as The Recreation Ground
    Billing itself as 'a Spanish Americana oasis in the heart of downtown South London', the Church Street Hotel is certainly unique and boutique-y. Frida Kahlo stares ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express London- Vauxhall Nine Elms
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £67  22% off
    87 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 30 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Recently redeveloped in a contemporary style, the Holiday Inn Express London -Vauxhall Nine Elms is a budget hotel located just south of the river Thames. ... More
     
     
     
    The Bermondsey Square Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £71  27% off
    Bermondsey Square, SE1 | 32 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Bermondsey Square Hotel offers a peaceful place to stay with its 79 bedrooms taking up one side of the traffic-free square. All rooms in this modern ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Champagne & Fromage
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, SW9 | 24 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Champagne & Fromage Brixton opens on 8th October 2013. Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles ... More
     
     
     
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    South London Pacific
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 25 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Ten minutes from the nearest tube, in a drab and ugly corner of Oval, sits one of the most surreal nightlife experiences you can have in ... More
     
     
     
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    Ritzy Cafe
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 27 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Plan B
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    418 Brixton Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 25 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    With an exciting new music programme and creative team behind its new look and identity, including Kate Moross (one of London's most exciting young creatives, and ... More
     
     
     
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    Corsica Studios
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 27 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
     
     
     
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    Effra
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    38a Kellet Road, Brixton, London SW2 | 28 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    By no means your average watering hole; the Effra defies most attempts at description or classification. From the outside it looks like a shabby South London ... More
     
     
     
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    Kapwani Kiwanga: Kinjiketile Suite
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 15th April to 7th June 2015 - Various Times
    South London Gallery, 65 Peckham Road, SE5 | 8 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    The artist's versatile practice takes shape through installations, video, sound and performance. For her first UK solo exhibition, Kiwanga continues her research into the legacy of ...More
     
     
     
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    Dorine Van Meel: Between The Dog And The Wolf
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 15th April to 14th June 2015 - Various Times
    South London Gallery, 65 Peckham Road, SE5 | 8 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    A video and sound installation which uses language to give voice to the desires of an inner world; where selves double whilst actions repeat, objects reappear ...More
     
     
     
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    Experiential Dance: Bridging The Void
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd April 2015 - 8pm
    Blue Elephant Theatre, 59a Bethwin Road, Camberwell, SE5 | 11 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Film, live performance and music combine in this immersive dance work, which celebrates the passing from darkness, through sunrise to dawn light. The performance unfolds around ...More
     
     
     
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    Theatre Peckham
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Havil Street, SE5 | 6 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    In the heart of Borough, behind Southwark Town Hall, the Peckham Theatre offers theatre workshops especially aimed at children and young people in the borough. Their ... More
     
     
     
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    Bussey Building
    London > Entertainment >
    133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 19 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Once an industrial powerhouse, one of the premier cricket bat makers in the country and an air raid shelter during the Second World War, the historic ... More
     
     
     
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    White Bear Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    138 Kennington Park Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 23 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    It's easy to spot who's at the White Bear for the pints and who's there for the Pinter but somehow the two aspects unite comfortably under ... More
     
     
     
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    South London Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    65 Peckham Road, SE5 | 8 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    This is one of London's most important contemporary art exhibition spaces, having shown artists such as Gilbert and George, Tracey Emin, Mark Quinn and Julian Schnabel ... More
     
     
     
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    Rod Barton Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    41-45 Consort Road, SE15 | 23 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Rod Barton, one of the heads of Julian Opie's studio, runs this gallery which relocated from a Georgian garage in between Clerkenwell and Islington to south ... More
     
     
     
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    Cuming Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 23 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum. The ... More
     
     
     
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    Spray Rose
    London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
    69 East Dulwich Grove, SE22 | 22 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Based in sleepy Dulwich, London’s number one mail order florist offers a comprehensive service across the city, the country and the world! And you won’t find ... More
     
     
     
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    Hope and Greenwood
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    20 Northcross Road, SE22 | 26 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Excellent ice cream in the summer and a delicious-looking Christmas window in the winter are the kind of thing that make this candy shop a special ... More
     
     
     
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    Moxon's
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    149 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 27 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    This East Dulwich branch of Moxon's fishmongers in Lordship Lane is a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced fish and is regarded as one of the best ... More
     
     
     
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    Caravaggio restaurant
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    47 Camberwell Church Street, SE5 | Same location as The Recreation Ground
    Italian Cuisine... More
     
     
     
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    Angels & Gypsies at Church Street Hotel
    London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
    29-33 Camberwell Church street, SE5 | Same location as The Recreation Ground
    Spanish Cuisine... More
     
     
     
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    The Crooked Well
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    16 Grove Lane, SE5 | 1 minute from The Recreation Ground
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    The Wine and Food Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 2.8 miles from The Recreation Ground
    It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
     
     
     
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 3.1 miles from The Recreation Ground
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    Chocolate Films Ltd
    London > Education >
    Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, SW9 | 21 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
     
     
     
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    Burgess Park BMX Track
    London > Leisure >
    Burgess Park, Albany Road, SE5 | 16 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    A legacy of the 2012 London Olympics, the state of the art £1.1m Burgess Park BMX Track opened to the public in August 2013, a year ... More
     
     
     
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    Goose Green
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    East Dulwich, SE22 | 19 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Goose Green, the triangle of grass at the northern end of Lordship Lane which links St John's Church to the East Dulwich high street, was once ... More
     
     
     
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    Kennington Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Kennington Park Road, St. Agnes Place, SE11 | 23 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    This much loved open space in the south London borough of Lambeth has two parts; the Victorian Grade II listed park and the park extension to ... More
     
     
     
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    The Rye Hotel
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    31 Peckham Rye, SE15 | 24 minutes from The Recreation Ground
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    The Palmerston
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    91 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 24 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    After eight years as head chef of Bibendum, Jamie Younger brought his cooking talents to The Palmerston (formally The Lord Palmerston) in East Dulwich in ... More
     
     
     
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    Hive
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    11-13 Station Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 25 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Though it has the look of a Carnaby Street style bar, with funky lighting and minimalist decor in gunmetal grey, this new Brixton joint differs from ... More
     
     
     
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    Imperial War Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 33 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
     
     
     
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    The Biscuit Factory
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 35 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the ... More
     
     
     
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    Dulwich Picture Gallery
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Gallery Road, SE21 | 37 minutes from The Recreation Ground
    Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Forza Win: Spring Chicken
    Forza Win: Spring Chicken
    Foodie Events | Until 9th May 2015 

    Forza Win 22 minutes walk from The Recreation Ground

    The team at Forza Win, London's foremost seasonal rooftop pop-up, present their first-ever spring project in 2015. Spring Chicken will ...More

     
    Company Of Dreams: The Dream Show
    Dance | On 19th April 2015 

    LOST Theatre 25 minutes walk from The Recreation Ground

    The international, award-winning company mixes fantasy dance and upbeat street belly dance in this only fully professional bellydance showcase of ...More

    Emrys Baird
    Concerts | Until 21st June 2015 

    Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec 1.32 miles from The Recreation Ground

    The singer-guitarist performs a solo set of jazz, funk and soul songs....More

    Reggaeoke
    Concerts | On 19th April 2015 

    Upstairs At The Ritzy 1.4 miles from The Recreation Ground

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    YAPA
    Concerts | On 19th April 2015 

    Upstairs At The Ritzy 1.4 miles from The Recreation Ground

    Acoustic world-jazz from the French four-piece....More

    Jaded x Eartoground x Monnom Black
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th April 2015 

    Corsica Studios 1.42 miles from The Recreation Ground

    Dax J, Gareth Wild and Raymundo Rodriguez spin techno....More

    Sunday's Child
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th April 2015 

    The Old Nun's Head 1.44 miles from The Recreation Ground

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    Sundays Charlie Hides TV
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th June 2015 

    Royal Vauxhall Tavern 1.57 miles from The Recreation Ground

    House tunes from Charlie Hides TV and support from Simon Le Vans....More

    Shakespeare's Sonnets
    Theatre | On 19th April 2015 

    Tea House Theatre 1.65 miles from The Recreation Ground

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    Object Conversations: Talk
    Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

    IWM London (Imperial War Museums) 1.72 miles from The Recreation Ground

    An opportunity for families to explore objects from the collections....More

     
     
     
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