Dilston Grove

 
 
ADDRESS
Southwest Corner of Southwark Park, Southwark, London SE16 2DD
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Apr to Sep - Wed to Fri & Sun 11am-6pm, Sat 12noon-6pm | Oct to Mar - Wed to Fri & Sun 11am-4pm, Sat 12noon-4pm
 
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FREE
 

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Dilston GroveSet up by the Cafe Gallery Projects London, who also run the nearby Cafe Gallery in the centre of Southwark Park just a five-minute walk away, Dilston Grove houses regular exhibitions in the former Clare College Mission Church. On the Southwest corner of Southwark Park and in a Grade II listed building dating back to 1911, it was designed by architects Sir John Simpson and Maxwell Ayrton and is one of the earliest examples of poured concrete construction. Today, Dilston Grove presents artists with a large exhibition space with past shows ranging from the hugely popular grass installation by Ackroyd and Harvey to the year-long REAP project. The Cafe Gallery Projects frequently run artist-led workshops and community events for all ages.

 

Dilston Grove events

 
Matt Stokes: Cantata ProfanaMatt Stokes: Cantata ProfanaA collaborative audio-visual installation with British composer Orlando Gough, combining extreme metal culture with classical choral traditions.2015-03-29T11:00:00+01002015-04-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Dilston Grove,   Southwest Corner of Southwark Park      SE16 2DD
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Matt Stokes: Cantata Profana
 

LondonTown.com - Dilston Grove Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Surrey Quays Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Canada Water Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Q-Park Butlers Wharf
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    1 Park Approach, Southwark Park, Southwark, London SE16 | 3 minutes from Dilston Grove
    Before the Bermondsey Artists' Group (BAG) took over the cafe in the middle of Southwark Park it had fallen into disrepair. The building was completely renovated ... More
     
     
     
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    144-152 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 24 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    London > Attractions > Museums
    Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London SE16 | 13 minutes from Dilston Grove
    Within the original engine house in Tunnel Road, SE16, this permanent exhibition commemorates the world's first subaqueous tunnel built by Sir Marc Isambard Brunel assisted by ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    Rotherhithe Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 21 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    Design Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    28 Shad Thames, Bankside, London SE1 | 23 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    Surrey Quays Odeon, Surrey Quays Shopping Centre, Redriff Road, Surrey Quays, SE16 | 8 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    Surrey Quays Odeon, Surrey Quays Shopping Centre, Redriff Road, Surrey Quays, SE16 | 8 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    10 Bermondsey Square, Southwark, London SE1 | 24 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    269 Westferry Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 25 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 27 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    London > Shopping > Delicatessens
    Arch 72 Druid Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    55 Stanworth Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 19 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    Arch 11, Dockley Road Industrial Estate, Southwark, London SE16 | 20 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    126 Lower Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 6 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    London > Education > Evening Classes
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    London > Education > Adult Education
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    City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 27 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 29 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 16 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    Greenland Dock, off Rope Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 17 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 19 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    40 Maltby Street
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 21 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    Studio Spaces
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    Unit 2, 110 Pennington Street, E1W | 24 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    London > Nightlife > Bars
    39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 26 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 8 minutes from Dilston Grove
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Wapping Hydrolic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 19 minutes from Dilston Grove
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