Shadwell Overground Station

 
 
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Chapman Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 2PH 
 
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Shadwell Railway Station is on the East London Line of London Overground, between Whitechapel to the north and Wapping to the south. It is located near to Shadwell DLR Station.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Whitechapel Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Aldgate East Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
0 minutes walk
 
Wapping Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arch Car Parking
 
7 minutes walk
 
City Quay Car Park
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Events 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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Hotels near Shadwell Overground Station

Near Shadwell Overground Station
Holiday Inn London Commercial Road
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £65  40% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
 
 
 
Grange Tower Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  40% off
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 11 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel combines luxury accommodation and events facilities, making it a great choice for your stay whether it's business or leisure oriented. Within ... More
 
 
 
ibis London City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  32% off
5 Commercial Street, E1 | 13 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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
 
 
 
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Alternative Overground Stations nearest Shadwell Overground Station

Nearest to Shadwell Overground Station
Wapping Overground Station
London > Travel > Overground Stations
Wapping Lane, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 9 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Wapping Railway Station is in east London, on the East London Line of London Overground between Shadwell and Rotherhithe.... More
 
 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
London > Travel > Overground Stations
0, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 11 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Whitechapel Railway Station is part of the East London Line on the London Overground network which reopened in April 2010. Shoreditch High Street is the preceding ... More
 
 
 
Surrey Quays Overground Station
London > Travel > Overground Stations
Lower Road, Rotherhithe , Southwark, London SE16 | 21 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
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Travel near Shadwell Overground Station

Near Shadwell Overground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Cherry Garden Pier, Southwark, London SE16 | 15 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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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Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 32 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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
 
 
 
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Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 33 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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
 
 
 
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Events near Shadwell Overground Station

Near Shadwell Overground Station
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Electric Elizabethans
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 3rd September 2014 - 7.30pm-9.30pm
Wilton's Music Hall, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 7 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Guitarist and composer David Braid and pianist Sergei Podobedov present Renaissance and Baroque music with a fresh, contemporary twist, alongside new works by David himself including ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Dance Party With Swing Patrol
London > Events > Sporting Events  Dates: Thursday 11th September 2014 - 7pm
Wilton's Music Hall, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 7 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Professional dancers Swing Patrol return to offer tuition and show-stopping performances. The evening doubles up as the welcome party for the annual London Swing Festival, being ...More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Giulio Paolini: To Be Or Not To Be
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 2nd to 14th September 2014 - Various Times
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, E1 | 11 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
The Italian artist's first solo exhibition in the capital since 1980, featuring works from the 1960s to the current day, and a recent installation created especially ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Shadwell Overground Station

Near Shadwell Overground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 7 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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 | 7 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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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Troxy
London > Entertainment > Live Music
490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 12 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
This splendid 1930s art deco Grade II listed East End dance hall has a capacity of over 2,600 and prides itself as "London's most versatile venue". ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Shadwell Overground Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Shadwell Overground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 8 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Idea Store Whitechapel
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
321 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 11 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
More than a library, the Idea Store in Whitechapel brings together adult learning, training and meeting areas, as well as a focus on the local history ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whitechapel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 11 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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
 
 
 
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Shopping near Shadwell Overground Station

The best shops and markets near Shadwell Overground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The East End Thrift Store
London > Shopping > Clothing
Unit 1a Watermans Building, Assembly Passage, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 13 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
If you ever venture along Mile End Road towards Stepney Green, take a gander down Assembly Passage (opposite Blockbuster) and you'll come across this shining gem ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 15 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Brick Lane Market is pure East End London, which means Jewish bagel shops, Bangladeshi curry houses, Indian sari silks - and Cockneys crying out their wares. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Petticoat Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Between Middlesex and Goulston Streets, Spitalfields, London E1 | 15 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Shadwell Overground Station

What are the best dining options near Shadwell Overground Station London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bottega Wapping
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
70 Wapping Wall, Wapping, E1W | 7 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Bottega Wapping is an Italian restaurant, wine bar and deli in the creative hub of Metropolitan Wharf. It's a space inspired by the famous Campo de ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Laksha Bay
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
83 Wapping Lane, E1W | 8 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Laksha Bay is a smart Indian dining room, with cuisine influenced by the idyllic Lakshadweep archipelago. The authentic Indian cuisine celebrates home-style favourites and fresh, flavoursome ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Limehouse, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 8 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Enjoy an imaginative range of dishes, from scallops on a bed of chickpea and aubergine to lavender pannacotta, in one of London’s most imaginative and unusual ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Shadwell Overground Station

Near Shadwell Overground Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 24 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 24 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 25 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Shadwell Overground Station

Shadwell Overground 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 | 11 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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 | 17 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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 | 17 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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 Shadwell Overground Station

The best pubs near London Shadwell Overground Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 9 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Once known as the 'Devil's Tavern' thanks to its delinquent clientele, the Prospect of Whitby is one of the oldest pubs in London - and the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Captain Kidd
London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 12 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
The real magic of Wapping's riverside Captain Kidd pub is outside on the L-shaped patio. The Thames is rather narrow here and so the action seems ... More
 
 
 
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The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 18 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Shadwell Overground Station

Shadwell Overground 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 | 10 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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
The Vibe Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 17 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Vibe Bar manages to be both chilled out and cutting edge. Located inside the Truman Brewery on trendy Brick Lane, you can come here to drink ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smiths Spitalfields
London > Nightlife > Bars
109 Commercial Street, E1 | 17 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Shadwell Overground Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Shadwell Overground Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 7 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Business > Venue Hire
Wapping Hydrolic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 8 minutes from Shadwell Overground Station
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 15 minutes from Shadwell Overground 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
 
 
 

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Shadwell Overground Station, Shadwel Overground Station
 
 

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Near Shadwell Overground Station

 
 
 
Electric Elizabethans
Concerts | On 3rd September 2014 

Wilton's Music Hall 7 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

Guitarist and composer David Braid and pianist Sergei Podobedov present Renaissance and Baroque music with a fresh, contemporary twist, alongside ...More

Computer Club: Workshop (Under 16s)
Exhibitions | Until 29th October 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 11 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

A weekly session for enjoyment and learning....More

Multilingual Poetry Group
Exhibitions | Until 15th October 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 11 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

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Welfare Benefits Advice Session
Exhibitions | Until 29th October 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 11 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

Drop-in welfare benefits advice with the Stifford Centre....More

Tapiserie Nights Presents
Concerts | Until 29th October 2014 

Jamboree 13 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

A collection of traditional music from Eastern Europe and the Mediterranean....More

Do Book Talk and Q&A with James Victore
Exhibitions | On 3rd September 2014 

Rough Trade East 18 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

James Victore will talk about how to make work that matters and live a creative life. Taking in his signature ...More

Basque Lessons
Exhibitions | Until 30th October 2014 

Oxford House 20 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

Learn the language of Basque....More

Slimming World: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 29th October 2014 

Oxford House 20 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

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Callanetics: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 29th October 2014 

Oxford House 20 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

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Miss Chief in the Backyard - Variety Show
| Until 3rd December 2014 

Backyard Bar & Kitchen 20 minutes walk from Shadwell Overground Station

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