Swan Pier

 
 
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Swan Lane, City, London EC4R 3TN
 
 
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Swan Pier. Thames Leisure own and operate from Swan Pier in the City, running boat parties from here up and down the River Thames.

 

LondonTown.com - Swan Pier Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Cannon Street Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Monument Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Thames Exchange NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Bucklesbury House
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Club Quarters Gracechurch
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  37% off
    7 Gracechurch Street, EC3V | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
    The location of Club Quarters Gracechurch in the heart of the City has made it a favourite with business travellers. A cheerily macho atmosphere permeates from ... More
     
     
     
    Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £292  27% off
    31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
    The first ever luxury Shangri-La Hotel in London has the unique selling point of occupying the upper floors of one of the tallest buildings in Europe. ... More
     
     
     
    Threadneedles, Marriott Autograph Collection
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £74  21% off
    5 Threadneedles Street, EC2R | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
    Housed in an esteemed former banking hall in the City, this magnificent boutique hotel provides a luxurious sanctuary. The spacious rooms are decorated in a chic ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Alternative River Piers nearest Swan Pier

    Nearest to Swan Pier
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    Greenwich Pier
    London > Travel > River Piers
    Cutty Sark Gardens, SE10 | 3.9 miles from Swan Pier
    Greenwich Pier delivers boat loads of visitors to the major tourist attractions of the area: the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory and Old Royal Naval College ... More
     
     
     
    London Bridge City Pier
    London > Travel > River Piers
    London Bridge Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Swan Pier
    Close to London Bridge, London Bridge City Pier is a convenient stop-off for City Hall workers as well as tourists visiting HMS Belfast, the London Dungeon ... More
     
     
     
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    Bankside Pier
    London > Travel > River Piers
    Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
    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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    Travel near Swan Pier

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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 | 8 minutes from Swan Pier
    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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    London Cycling Campaign
    London > Travel > Bicycles
    2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 9 minutes from Swan Pier
    This bunch of eco-friendly pedal-pushers want to get London moving...by bicycle! London Cycling Campaign is a charitable company set up to expound the views of those ... More
     
     
     
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    Liverpool Street Tube Station
    London > Travel > Underground Stations
    Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 12 minutes from Swan Pier
    One of London's busiest commuter stations at the heart of financial London. Regular trains depart Liverpool Street for destinations in Essex and East Anglia. The Stansted ... More
     
     
     
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    Events near Swan Pier

    Near Swan Pier
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    The View From The Shard Tickets
    London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st February 2013
    The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Swan Pier
    London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the highest public viewing platform in ...More
     
     
     
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    Tower Of London Tickets
    London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2012
    Tower Of London, Tower Hill, EC3N | 11 minutes from Swan Pier
    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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    Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
    London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2014
    Tower Bridge Exhibition, Tower Bridge, SE1 | 13 minutes from Swan Pier
    Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its spectacular ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Swan Pier

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    Drum Cafe
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
    100 people in a room, all armed with a large African drum, banging in unison, until reaching a deafening crescendo - that's the premise of Drum ... More
     
     
     
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    Rose Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Swan Pier
    The Rose Theatre was built in 1587 but was only discovered in 1989 during excavations for new office buildings. Two-thirds of the original site were discovered, ... More
     
     
     
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    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
    This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam Wanamaker. ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Swan Pier

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Swan Pier
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    St Magnus the Martyr
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Lower Thames Street, City, London EC3R | 2 minutes from Swan Pier
    St Magnus' was built by Sir Christopher Wren between 1671-76, and boasts a steeple dating from 1705. Henry Yevele, Richard II's master mason, is buried here. ... More
     
     
     
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    The Monument
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Fish Street Hill, City, London EC3R | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
    Following an 18-month closure which began in 2007, The Monument reopened in February 2009 revealing the effects of a £4.5 million renovation. If you're feeling energetic ... More
     
     
     
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    The Clink Prison Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    1 Clink Street, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
    Located on what was once the London estate of the Bishops of Winchester (known as the 'Liberty of the Clink'), the Clink Prison Museum unlocks the ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Swan Pier

    The best shops and markets near Swan Pier
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    Konditor & Cook
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    10 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Swan Pier
    Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This ... More
     
     
     
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    Godiva
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    150 Fenchurch Street, City, London EC3M | 5 minutes from Swan Pier
    Belgium's finest export, the first Godiva was opened in Brussels approximately 75 years ago by master chocolatier Joseph Draps and named after the legendary Lady Godiva. ... More
     
     
     
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    Laduree Cornhill
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    14 Cornhill , EC3V3ND | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
    This famous French patisserie dates back to 1862, when Louis Ernest Ladurée, a miller from southwest France, created a bakery at 16 rue Royale in Paris. ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Swan Pier

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    Scarpetta
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    110 Cannon Street, EC4 | 2 minutes from Swan Pier
    Canon Street Italian Scarpetta offers fresh pastas from the regions of Southern Italy via a menu created by chef Pierluigi Sandonnini who trained under three Michelin-starred ... More
     
     
     
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    Leon
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    86 Cannon Street, City, London EC4N | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
    Inside might look like a fast food joint - and the food is served in shoots, like McDonald's - but there the comparison ends. Rather than ... More
     
     
     
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    Pret A Manger
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    135 Cannon Street, City, London EC4N | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
    Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Swan Pier

    Near Swan Pier
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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 20 minutes from Swan Pier
    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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    Workers' Educational Association
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 21 minutes from Swan Pier
    National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
     
     
     
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    Career Energy
    London > Education > Careers Services
    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 21 minutes from Swan Pier
    Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Swan Pier

    Swan Pier gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
    London > Leisure >
    Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, SE1 | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
    High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
     
     
     
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    Snowsfields Wellness
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 10 minutes from Swan Pier
    It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
     
     
     
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    Potters Fields Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Swan Pier
    Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Swan Pier

    The best pubs near London Swan Pier.
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    Wheatsheaf
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
    Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
     
     
     
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    National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
    Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
     
     
     
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    The Duke and Duchess
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    2 - 3 Creed Lane, EC4V | 12 minutes from Swan Pier
    Gastropub... More
     
     
     
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    Swan Pier clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    The Rake
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    14 Winchester Walk, Borough, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Swan Pier
    Beer is the draw here, over 100 different bottled kinds from all over the world squeezed into the compact space (said to be the smallest bar ... More
     
     
     
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    Vinopolis Wine Wharf
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Swan Pier
    Their extensive wine list is a veritable treat for connoisseurs and aspiring novices alike; there are 100 wines available by the glass and over 300 wines, ... More
     
     
     
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    Vinopolis
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    1 Bank End, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Swan Pier
    If you like wine, an afternoon spent exploring the alcoholic delights of Vinopolis is an ideal pursuit. This self-guided tour allows visitors to find out about ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Swan Pier

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Swan Pier.
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    Skinners' Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
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    Vinopolis
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Swan Pier
    This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
     
     
     
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    Old Billingsgate
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
    A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
     
     
     
     
     

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    Romeo & Juliet
    Theatre | Until 8th May 2015 

    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 6 minutes walk from Swan Pier

    Shakespeare's tragic love story unfolds in fair Verona where love between two star-crossed lovers ties to blossom amidst violence and ...More

    Flora And Fauna
    Exhibitions | Next performance 4th May 2015 

    Bank of England Museum 7 minutes walk from Swan Pier

    What's the colour of money? The Bank Of England Museum in the City turns its attention to another type of ...More

    Nantucket Beach Club
    Nantucket Beach Club
    Foodie Events | Until 5th September 2015 

    Skylounge 8 minutes walk from Swan Pier

    Bringing a taste of the East Coast to London, rooftop bar Skylounge is hosting a Nantucket Beach Club pop-up this ...More

     
    The View From The Shard Tickets
    The View From The Shard Tickets
    Attraction | Next performance 4th May 2015 

    The Shard 8 minutes walk from Swan Pier

    London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is ...More

     
    Marlene Dumas: The Image as Burden
    Marlene Dumas: The Image as Burden
    Exhibitions | Until 10th May 2015 

    Tate Modern 10 minutes walk from Swan Pier

    From 5th February, Tate Modern celebrates Amsterdam-based, South African artist Marlene Dumas, known for her intense paintings drawn from personal ...More

     
    Sonia Delaunay
    Sonia Delaunay
    Exhibitions | Until 9th August 2015 

    Tate Modern 10 minutes walk from Swan Pier

    The first UK retrospective to assess the breadth of Sonia Delaunay, a key figure in the Parisian avant-garde who became ...More

     
    Bill Viola: Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water)
    Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

    St Paul's Cathedral 10 minutes walk from Swan Pier

    The first moving-image artwork to be installed in a British cathedral or church on a long-term basis comprises four colour ...More

    Tower Of London Tickets
    Tower Of London Tickets
    Attraction | Next performance 4th May 2015 

    Tower Of London 11 minutes walk from Swan Pier

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

     
    Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
    Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
    Attraction | Next performance 4th May 2015 

    Tower Bridge Exhibition 13 minutes walk from Swan Pier

    Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points ...More

     
    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Museum of London 13 minutes walk from Swan Pier

    A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ...More

     
     
     
     
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