The Empress

 
 
ADDRESS
141 Leman Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 8EY 
 
RESERVATIONS
 
OPENING TIMES
Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday: 12:00-14:30,18:00-23:30. Saturday: 18:00-23:30. Sunday: 18:00-23:59
 
PRICES
Under £25
 

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Opening and closing times for The Empress

Today (Thursday) The Empress closes at midnight

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LondonTown.com - The Empress Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Aldgate East Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

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

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19a Leman Street, E1 | 4 minutes from The Empress
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Father Nandru & The Wolves (Over 8s)
Theatre | Until 18th April 2014 

Wilton's Music Hall 2 minutes walk from The Empress

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Stephen Willats: Concerning Our Present Way Of Living
Exhibitions | Until 14th September 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 6 minutes walk from The Empress

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Chris Marker
Chris Marker
Exhibitions | Until 22nd June 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 6 minutes walk from The Empress

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Kader Attia
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 6 minutes walk from The Empress

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

Whitechapel Gallery 6 minutes walk from The Empress

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

Whitechapel Gallery 6 minutes walk from The Empress

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

Whitechapel Gallery 6 minutes walk from The Empress

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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th April 2014 

The Rhythm Factory 7 minutes walk from The Empress

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

Tower Of London 8 minutes walk from The Empress

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Tower Of London
Tours | Until 31st December 2014 

Tower Of London 8 minutes walk from The Empress

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