Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

 
 
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First phase opened to public Sat 27 Jul 2013, second phase opens 5th Apr 2014
 

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Queen Elizabeth Olympic ParkA year after the 2012 London Olympic Games, the former Olympic Park re-opened as the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - a site of over 250 acres of beautifully landscaped open space and 6.5 km of waterways. The opening of the north park on Saturday 27th July 2013 was the first phase of transforming the Olympic Park while the rest of the 560 acre park opens in spring 2014. The multi-use arena, known as the Copper Box during the 2012 Games, also reopened in summer 2013 creating the third largest arena in London for concerts, sports and community projects as well as cultural and business events. Made up of two distinct areas, the south of the park around the Stadium, the Aquatics Centre and the ArcelorMittal Orbit, is an urban entertainment plaza where a programme of events is run. The north of the park features a river valley, centred around waterways, parkland and green space - offering outdoor activities including play areas and cycle paths. Cyclists can also be able to use parts of the cycling venues used in the Olympics including the Velodrome, BMX course, outdoor road circuits and off-road mountain bike trails at the VeloPark. Both the VeloPark and neighbouring Eton Manor sports complex will be open to the public, managed by the Lea Valley Regional Park Authority. New family homes, artists' workshops, pop-up restaurants, micro-breweries and street markets are also part of the Olympic legacy, as is the transformation of the Press Centre into five floors of office space. If you can't wait for the official opening of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park you can book in for Tickets for the Park In Progress Tour where you'll get an overview of the park as it evolves from sporting arena to the 'people's park'.

 

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Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford London
Holiday Inn Express London-Stratford
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £46  35% off
196 High Street, E15 | 11 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
The traditional East End and the vibrant new business culture of twenty-first century London meet in Stratford. Great connections to the Docklands business parks and the ...More
 
 
 
The Westbridge Hotel London
The Westbridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £58  31% off
335 - 337 High Street, E15 | 13 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
The Westbridge Hotel, Stratford is a unique boutique hotel that adds a sense of style to east London. Guests can choose from standard double and twin ...More
 
 
 
ibis London Stratford London
ibis London Stratford
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £39  37% off
1a Romford Road, E15 | 19 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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The Greenway London
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The Greenway
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Marshgate Lane, Stratford, E15 | 6 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
The Greenway is a flat, almost continuous and straight traffic-free walking and cycling route that carves through East London and the Olympic Park at high level, ...More
 
 
 
Victory Park London
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Victory Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Celebration Avenue, E20 | 15 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Victory Park sits in the heart of East Village, acting as a 'green lung' for the east London neighbourhood created after the 2012 London Olympics where ...More
 
 
 
Victoria Park London
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Victoria Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 22 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
One of London's best kept secrets, Victoria Park is a fantastic place to spend an afternoon. The city's first public park, it was opened in the ...More
 
 
 
 
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Copper Box Arena London
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Copper Box Arena
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 8 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
The 7,000-capacity Copper Box, home to the Handball Arena during the 2012 Olympics, has been transformed into a new venue for a wide range of indoor ...More
 
 
 
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Westfield Stratford City, Stratford, London E20 | 10 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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Westfield London - Stratford, 2 Stratford Place, Montfichet Road, Olympic Park, E20 | 9 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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Shape Open Exhibition London
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Shape Open Exhibition
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th October 2014 to 17th January 2015 - 10am-6pm
Westfield London - Stratford, 2 Stratford Place, Montfichet Road, Olympic Park, E20 | 9 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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The Hidden House London
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London > Events > Seasonal  Dates: 20th November 2014 to 4th January 2015
Westfield London - Stratford, London, E15 | 12 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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The Yard London
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Queens Yard White Post Lane, E9 | 7 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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Sugarhouse Studios London
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Sugarhouse Studios
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107 High Street, Stratford, E15 | 12 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Making use of 107 High Street, Stratford, a building scheduled for demolition in 2013, Sugarhouse Studios is a cinema, cafe and bar with a programme of ...More
 
 
 
Theatre Royal Stratford East London
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Theatre Royal Stratford East
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Gerry Raffles Square, E15 | 17 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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Stour Space London
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Stour Space
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7 Roach Road, Fish Island, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 3 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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ArcelorMittal Orbit London
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Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 4 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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The White Building London
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The White Building
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7 Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 7 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Run by SPACE, an art support group founded by Bridget Riley, Peter Sedgley and Peter Townsend in 1968, The White Building, is a cultural venue with ...More
 
 
 
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London Centre for Book Arts London
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London Centre for Book Arts
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Unit 18, SPACE Studios, Britannia Works, Dace Road, E3 | 5 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Everyone, from beginners to professionals, can learn the disappearing artform of book art at the London Centre for Book Arts, a unique place where people can ...More
 
 
 
Elevator Gallery London
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Elevator Gallery
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Mother Studios, Queens Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 7 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Elevator Gallery is a contemporary artist-run space in Hackney Wick, London and is housed in the attic of a former chocolate factory, above Mother Studios. Curators ...More
 
 
 
Tiger London
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Tiger
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Unit 45-46, The Mall, Stratford, Stratford, London E15 | 15 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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The Counter Cafe London
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The Counter Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
7 Roach Road, Fish Island, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 3 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Set within a renovated warehouse and art gallery in the heart of Hackney Wick, The Counter Cafe was established by Tom Seaton and his sister Jess ...More
 
 
 
Forman's Fish Island London
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Forman's Fish Island
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Stour Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 4 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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Container Yard, 119 Wallis Road, E9 | 8 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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Connexions Careers Centre London
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27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 2.5 miles from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.6 miles from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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Four Corners
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121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 30 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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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King Eddie's London
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King Eddie's
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 17 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ...More
 
 
 
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King Eddie's
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47 Stratford Broadway, E15 | 17 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
A gastropub East End style - and that doesn't mean organic, corn-fed jellied eels and a gang of smoke ventilation engineers. The team behind King Eddie's ...More
 
 
 
The Britannia London
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The Britannia
London > Nightlife > Pubs
360 Victoria Park Road, Hackney, London E9 | 19 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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The Fringe London
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The Fringe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Swan Wharf, Old Ford Lock, E3 | 2 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
A pop up private members' club in a former Victorian stable in Swan Wharf, a 100-metre walk from the Olympic Park, The Fringe is the place ...More
 
 
 
Crate Brewery London
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Crate Brewery
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Queen's Yard, E9 | 7 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
A craft brewery and pizzeria overlooking the canal, Crate Brewery offers a unique location to enjoy a pizza and a pint in a former print factory ...More
 
 
 
London Fields Brewery London
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London Fields Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
365-366 Warburton St, E8 | 34 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Located under the railway arches beside London Fields in Hackney, the London Fields Brewery opened in 2011 and was inspired by the drought of craft beer ...More
 
 
 
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Museum of London Docklands London
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.2 miles from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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
 
 
 
The O2 London
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The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 2.7 miles from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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
 
 
 
Bistrotheque London
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Bistrotheque
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23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 32 minutes from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 25th December 2014 

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Exhibitions | Until 18th January 2015 

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CellarDoor 4.78 miles from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

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Primo Bar 5 miles from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

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Karate: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th February 2015 

University Of London Union 5 miles from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

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The Constitution 5.06 miles from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

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Stomp
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