Aldgate East Underground Station

 
 
ADDRESS
Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 7PT 
 

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Underground Stations

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Aldgate East Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arch Car Parking
 
6 minutes walk
 
Spitalfields Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near Aldgate East Underground Station

Near Aldgate East Underground Station
ibis London City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  27% off
5 Commercial Street, E1 | 1 minute from Aldgate East Underground Station
Commercial Road may not be London's most picturesque location but if you want the nightlife of Old Street or the gleaming towers of the City of ... More
 
 
 
Hotel Indigo London Tower Hill
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  34% off
142 Minories, EC3N | 4 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Located in London's historic and financial heart. A 5-minute stroll takes you to the Tower of London and 10 minutes to Liverpool Street rail station, while ... More
 
 
 
Chamberlain Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £93  41% off
130-135 Minories, EC3N | 4 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Set in the heart of the City of London, The Chamberlain is the flagship of Fuller's Hotels.The City of London is the oldest part of the ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Underground Stations nearest Aldgate East Underground Station

Nearest to Aldgate East Underground Station
Aldgate East Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
118 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 1 minute from Aldgate East Underground Station
... More
 
 
 
Aldgate Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
9 Aldgate High Street, City, London EC3N | 2 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
... More
 
 
 
Tower Hill Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
38 Trinity Square, City, London EC3N | 7 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
... More
 
 
 
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Travel near Aldgate East Underground Station

Near Aldgate East Underground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 21 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 21 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Cherry Garden Pier, Southwark, London SE16 | 22 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
City Cruises Sightseeing trips from Westminster Pier to Greenwich Pier. The River Red Rover Ticket option allows you to hop on and off at Westminster Pier, ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Aldgate East Underground Station

Near Aldgate East Underground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Art of the Brick
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 8 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 sculptures created out of more than ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2012
Tower Of London, Tower Hill, EC3N | 9 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Arc Iris
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 2nd September 2014 - 7pm
Rough Trade East, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 9 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Five-piece pop group from Providence, Rhode Island....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Aldgate East Underground Station

Near Aldgate East Underground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bishopsgate Institute
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
230 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields, London EC2M | 7 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Built in 1891-94 by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Bishopsgate Institute's facade has a theme of arts and crafts. Inside you will find 19th century tiling, a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, variety shows ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Mahogany Bar
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Wilton's Music Hall, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
The famous Mahogany Bar at Wilton's Music Hall has reopened after more than 50 years on the sidelines. Sadly, last orders were called at the bar ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Aldgate East Underground Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Aldgate East Underground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whitechapel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 3 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Designed in a distinctive Arts and Crafts architecture style by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Whitechapel, Britain's first purpose-built arts gallery, is renowned both for the beauty ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 5 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
London's own "Curry Mile", Brick Lane is home to so much more than first-rate spiced food, it also plays host to Jewish bagel shops, Indian sari ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 6 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Aldgate East Underground Station

The best shops and markets near Aldgate East Underground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Petticoat Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Between Middlesex and Goulston Streets, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Petticoat Lane is London's world famous Sunday market and sells mainly clothes for men, women and children, from street-cred clubwear to over-orders of designer goods and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hummingbird Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
11 Frying Pan Alley , Spitalfields, London E1 | 5 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
All-American cupcakes are the speciality here but you can also tuck into many other finger-licking sticky treats. Chocolate Devil's Food Cake, New York style cheesecake and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lola's Cupcakes, Spitalfields
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Bishops Square, E1 | 5 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Sweet to taste, cute to look at and made with natural ingredients, Lola's Cupcakes can hold their own when it comes to the coveted title of ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Aldgate East Underground Station

What are the best dining options near Aldgate East Underground Station London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kasturi Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
57 Aldgate High Street, City, London EC3N | 2 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
If you run an Indian restaurant in this neck of the woods - even a mid-priced one with an interesting menu - you have to work ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Culpeper
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
40 Commercial Street, E1 | 2 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
The pub on 40 Commercial Street formerly had two upper floors but for one reason or another - there are a number of stories as to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Dispensary
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
19a Leman Street, E1 | 2 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Aldgate East Underground Station

Near Aldgate East Underground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 14 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 16 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
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
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 20 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Aldgate East Underground Station

Aldgate East Underground Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 5 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 8 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 9 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Aldgate East Underground Station

The best pubs near London Aldgate East Underground Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 7 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
One of five different restaurants and bars within the confines of the Andaz hotel, the George is a traditional looking pub - not your typical hotel ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The White Horse
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Exchange Square, Appold Street, EC2M | 10 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 11 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
After serving two queens and a king, surviving The Blitz and enjoying a period as a notorious strip club, The Crown and Shuttle sadly closed its ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Aldgate East Underground Station

Aldgate East Underground Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rhythm Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
16-18 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 5 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Scuzzy venue on the outskirts of Shoreditch which looks like a crummycafe from the outside. Walk past the crowded plastic tables and chairsand through a discreet ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smiths Spitalfields
London > Nightlife > Bars
109 Commercial Street, E1 | 6 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Inspired by its sister bar, the long-standing Smiths of Smithfield, Smiths Spitalfields follows in its famous sibling's footsteps as an all-day dining venue celebrating the best ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch House
London > Nightlife > Bars
Ebor Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 7 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
In a former tea warehouse in the part of town where the City meets the East End you'll find another off-shoot from Soho House founder Nick ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Aldgate East Underground Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Aldgate East Underground Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 6 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
30 St Mary Axe - Top Floor Restaurant at The Gherkin
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 St Mary Axe, Aldgate, City, London EC3A | 6 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Andaz Liverpool Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 7 minutes from Aldgate East Underground Station
Housed in one of the great Victorian station hotels, this showstopper is a mixture of meticulous nineteenth century restoration and the glittering wit of Terrence Conran's ... More
 
 
 
 

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

Whitechapel Gallery 3 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

Recordings and photographs exploring the relationship between communities and domestic life....More

Giulio Paolini: To be or not to be
Giulio Paolini: To be or not to be
Exhibitions | Until 14th September 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 3 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

Italian artist Giulio Paolini (b.1940) believes that a work of art is not just itself in the here and now ...More

 
Kader Attia
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 3 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

The Whitechapel Gallery has commissioned a site-specific installation from French-Algerian artist Kader Attia, which marks his first solo project ...More

Katherine Araniello
Exhibitions | On 2nd September 2014 

Toynbee Studios 3 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

In this live art and digital performance, artist Katherine Araniello will host, on stage, the most audacious dinner party to ...More

The Factory Jam
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th October 2014 

The Rhythm Factory 5 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

Open stage event....More

Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 2nd September 2014 

Tower Of London 9 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of ...More

 
Arc Iris
Concerts | On 2nd September 2014 

Rough Trade East 9 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

Five-piece pop group from Providence, Rhode Island....More

Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red
Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red
Exhibitions | Until 11th November 2014 

Tower Of London 9 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

888,246 ceramic poppies, each representing a British and Colonial military fatality during the First World War, fill the dry moat ...More

 
The First World War and the Bank of England
The First World War and the Bank of England
Exhibitions | Until 1st April 2015 

Bank of England Museum 13 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

The First World War and the Bank of England, taking place at the Bank of England Museum, looks at the ...More

 
Books About Town: Riverside Trail
Books About Town: Riverside Trail
Kids Events | Until 15th September 2014 

City Hall 14 minutes walk from Aldgate East Underground Station

This summer you can find 50 Books About Town benches dotted around London - an inspired idea and ...More

 
 
 
 
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