The Nunnery

 
 
ADDRESS
181-183 Bow Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 2SJ 
 
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OPENING TIMES
1m-5pm (During exhibitions)
 

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The NunneryThe Nunnery is a contemporary project gallery and part of the Bow Arts Trust, a charitable education organisation which based at the same location in Bow. The gallery's varying programme brings a range of artists, curators, writers and arts organisations to the project space. Visitors can see the results of their work which is usually focused on contemporary art work across all disciplines of the visual arts.

 

The Nunnery events

 
Empty Streets: Noel Gibson's East London (1967-75)Empty Streets: Noel Gibson's East London (1967-75)2nd September 2014Sunday 21st September 2014 Where:
The Nunnery, 181-183  Bow Road      E3 2SJ
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Free EventNow On
Empty Streets: Noel Gibson's East London (1967-75)
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting | PRICING  Free  
DATES  1st August to 21st September 2014 - 10am-5pm
 

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Underground Stations

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Bow Road Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
West Ham Railway Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Stratford Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Stratford Multi-Storey Car Park
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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ibis London Stratford
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1a Romford Road, E15 | 25 minutes from The Nunnery
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London > Attractions > Sights
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Presiding over the former Olympic Park the Anish Kapoor-designed ArcelorMittal Orbit observation tower, was described by Mayor Boris Johnson as that "something extra" needed to "distinguish ... More
 
 
 
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London > Attractions >
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Empty Streets: Noel Gibson's East London (1967-75)
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The Nunnery, 181-183 Bow Road, E3 | Same location as The Nunnery
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ArcelorMittal Orbit
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 5th April 2014 to 31st December 2015 - Various Times
ArcelorMittal Orbit, Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 11 minutes from The Nunnery
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The Floating Cinema: Open Air Weekender East
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 12th June to 15th September 2014
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Olympic Park, E20 | 13 minutes from The Nunnery
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107 High Street, Stratford, E15 | 6 minutes from The Nunnery
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London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
Gerry Raffles Square, E15 | 23 minutes from The Nunnery
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London > Shopping > Art and Design
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London > Shopping > Markets
Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 15 minutes from The Nunnery
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London > Shopping > Art and Design
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London > Business > Venue Hire
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London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 29 minutes from The Nunnery
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