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Arsenal Tube Station
 
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Manor House Tube Station
 
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Dalston Junction
 
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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £111  36% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 2 miles from The Ark
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  32% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 2.3 miles from The Ark
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  41% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 37 minutes from The Ark
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mont Blanc
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
10 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 3 miles from The Ark
As Mont Blanc's opulent pens are not officially available over the internet, you will have to visit one of their special boutiques in order to acquire ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Silver Vaults
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
Chancery House 53-64 Chancery Lane, Holborn, London WC2A | 3.2 miles from The Ark
This is a collection of thirty shops containing the largest display of silver under one roof in the world. Also included are high class jewellery and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Of Cabbages & Kings
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
127 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 5 minutes from The Ark
Of Cabbages & Kings first set up shop in May 2008. Since then they have been establishing creative networks and platforms for designers and makers in ... More
 
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Ark

The best shops and markets near The Ark
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mint Vintage
London > Shopping > Clothing
71-73 Stoke Newington High Street, Covent Garden, London N16 | 3 minutes from The Ark
Mint Vintage specialises in men's and ladies clothing from seventies sheepskin to hidden vintage gems. No musty second hand cast-offs here. Instead you get an extensive ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Stoke Newington Farmers Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Paul's Church, Stoke Newington Road N16 7UY, N16 | 7 minutes from The Ark
All the produce at the market is organic, biodynamic or wild - and it was the first farmers' market in the UK to do so. It's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whole Foods Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
32-40 Stoke Newington Church Street, N16 | 7 minutes from The Ark
Whole Foods Market specialises in organically grown and good-for-you foods with an emphasis on foods that are free of artificial preservatives, colours, flavours, sweeteners and hydrogenated ... More
 
 
 
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Events near The Ark

Near The Ark
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Blackadder & Friends: Sam Toms (Temples) + Strange Cages
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 30th June 2017 - 11pm-3am
The Ark, 71 Shacklewell Lane, E8 | 6 minutes from The Ark
Clubbing, Rock....More
 
 
 
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Scared To Dance: Guest DJs Fortuna Pop!
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 22nd July 2017 - 11pm-3am
The Ark, 71 Shacklewell Lane, E8 | 6 minutes from The Ark
Sean Price from the Fortuna Pop! record label spins the discs....More
 
 
 
B Boys
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 13th September 2017 - 7.30pm
The Ark, 71 Shacklewell Lane, E8 | 6 minutes from The Ark
Live Indie Music performed by the amazing B Boys....More
 
 
 
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Near The Ark
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Stoke Newington International Airport
London > Entertainment > Theatres
1-15 Leswin Place, N16 | 3 minutes from The Ark
No airplanes take off from Stoke Newington International Airport. And there's no point looking up departure times here. Instead turn up for live performances by local ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Downs Studios
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Amhurst Terrace, E8 | 7 minutes from The Ark
A 70,000 sq ft centre for creativity and collaboration in East London, Hackney Downs Studios was established in 2011, transforming a redundant printworks into an arts ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Showroom
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Amhurst Terrace, E8 | 7 minutes from The Ark
Launched in March 2015 and located in a 4,000 square foot former print works, Hackney Showroom is ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Ark

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Ark
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
MostArt Centre
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
86 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 3 minutes from The Ark
An art centre for Hackney where you may find art exhibitions, photography or jazz on a Sunday afternoon. There's a stage and bar in the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
69 Shakespeare Walk, N16 | 6 minutes from The Ark
A free to use, open access playground in Stoke Newington, Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground gives children aged 6 to 15 access to indoor and outdoor activities ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gillett Square
London > Attractions >
Gillett Square, N16 | 11 minutes from The Ark
On the western flank of Gillett Square in Dalston, East London, stands The Dalston Culture House which houses the world famous Vortex Jazz Club on its ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The Ark

What are the best dining options near The Ark London?
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Best Turkish Kebab
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
125 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 1 minute from The Ark
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
WOLF
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
110 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 5 minutes from The Ark
A sanctuary amid the bustle of Stoke Newington, WOLF is a neighbourhood restaurant which opened in August 2016 and celebrates authentic Italian food ? ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Prince
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Kynaston Road, N16 | 5 minutes from The Ark
Gastropub ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Ark

Near The Ark
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.1 miles from The Ark
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 14 minutes from The Ark
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 32 minutes from The Ark
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Ark

The Ark gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Abney Park Cemetery & Nature Reserve
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 8 minutes from The Ark
Non-denominational cemetery, arboretum and nature reserve. Hidden away in the north-east corner of London, lies this highly influential, pioneering and yet relatively unknown beauty spot. Part nature ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 12 minutes from The Ark
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Clissold Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Greenway Close, N4 | 13 minutes from The Ark
A pretty, local park, Clissold is more than worth a visit if you're in the north London area. Free from the crowds that often seep into ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near The Ark

The best pubs near London The Ark.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The White Hart
London > Nightlife > Pubs
69 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 3 minutes from The Ark
Stoke Newington's extremely likable White Hart seems to cater for just about anyone. Inside, it's spacious and comfortable, with low-slung sofas and comfy chairs the order ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Prince
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Kynaston Road, N16 | 5 minutes from The Ark
Gastropub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barden's Boudoir
London > Nightlife > Pubs
38-44 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 7 minutes from The Ark
A late licence, DJ decks, P.A., stage for live bands, two bars and friendly bar staff selling bottled drinks and beers on tap plus an extensive ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near The Ark

The Ark clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ruby's Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
76 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 6 minutes from The Ark
It may look like a cinema from the sign outside but Ruby's on the Stoke Newington/Dalston border is an intimate subterranean drinking den serving expertly mixed ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Nest
London > Nightlife > Bars
36 Stoke Newington Road, Dalston, N16 | 7 minutes from The Ark
Opened in 2010, The Nest has become one of London's top clubbing experiences, showcasing the best new dance music talent from around ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Roof Park
London > Nightlife > Bars
18 Ashwin Street, E8 | 13 minutes from The Ark
On the roof of The Print House, a former factory for catalogues, crayons and pencils, sits Dalston Roof Park, an urban oasis four floors up over ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Ark

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Ark.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 29 minutes from The Ark
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 33 minutes from The Ark
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 34 minutes from The Ark
... More
 
 
 
 

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Mid-Summer Ceramics Sale
Exhibitions | Until 25th June 2017 

Abney Hall 8 minutes walk from The Ark

Exhibitions & Art, Crafts....More

The Big London Flea
Shopping | On 25th June 2017 

Epic Dalston 8 minutes walk from The Ark

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Vortex Downstairs Sunday Sessions
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 25th June 2017 

The Vortex Jazz Club 10 minutes walk from The Ark

The London Jazz Jam session is hosted by guitarist Hannes Riepler and features his house band....More

Morley College Big Band
Concerts | On 25th June 2017 

The Vortex Jazz Club 10 minutes walk from The Ark

The ensemble, directed by Loose Tubes alumnus, Richard Pywell, performs selections from its repertoire....More

John Bennett Band
Concerts | On 25th June 2017 

The Vortex Jazz Club 10 minutes walk from The Ark

A signature big-band set from the 14-strong ensemble, led by the trombonist.,...More

Shorejam: On The Roof
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 25th June 2017 

Dalston Roof Park 13 minutes walk from The Ark

Soulful and vocal house beats from guest DJs....More

OUR/SUMMER
OUR/SUMMER
Seasonal | Until 19th August 2017 

Our/London 17 minutes walk from The Ark

For cool cocktails, good food, games of table tennis and music from some of London's finest independent record labels head ...More

 

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Displaying over vegetarian 40 dishes, tibits retains its showcase centrepiece at its second London restaurant....More

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Summer's coming to Hampstead with an urban beach at JW3 with golden sand, free entry, ...More

 
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum

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The City Is Ours
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Exhibitions | From 14th July 

Museum of London

More than half the world's population live in urban areas and that percentage is even ...More

 
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Exhibitions | On 1st July 

Whitechapel Gallery

Stay up all night on Saturday 1st July for Art Night, a night of free ...More

 
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Exhibitions | On 2nd July 

Trafalgar Square

Where Christians have Christmas, Muslims have Eid - which gives you an idea of how ...More

 
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The Barnes Film Festival returns for a second year in 2017, offering an alternative to the central London film festivals dominating the scene. The festival brings together the great and good of south west London's ...More

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