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ADDRESS
238 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 3AY
 
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon, Wed-Fri: 8am-6pm; Tue, Sat: 9am-6pm; Sun: closed
 

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Angel Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Canonbury Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Elia Mews Car Park
 
14 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2019

Find out the best London 2019 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2019 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
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Hotels near Post Office

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £88  26% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 11 minutes from Post Office
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  26% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 18 minutes from Post Office
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £58  34% off
Central Street, EC1V | 18 minutes from Post Office
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
 
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116 Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
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Events near Post Office

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Achille Perilli: Impossible Geometries
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 2nd October to 11th November 2019 - Various Times
Post Office, 39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 6 minutes from Post Office
Paintings dating from the 1970s to the 1990s, which depict angular and decentralised structures....More
 
 
 
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Ongoing
Umberto Boccioni: Recreating the Lost Sculptures
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th September to 22nd December 2019
Post Office, 39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 6 minutes from Post Office
The Estorick Collection provides the chance to witness the extraordinary sculptural talent of Futurist artist Umberto Boccioni in its new exhibition, Recreating the Lost Sculptures. Through ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Post Office

Near Post Office
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Studios
London > Entertainment > Theatres
1 Sebbon Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Post Office
Just a few minutes walk from the Little Angel Theatre on Dagmar Passage, Little Angel Studios offer three studio spaces ... More
 
 
 
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Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
Opened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music ... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Post Office

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Post Office
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 6 minutes from Post Office
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
 
 
 
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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 6 minutes from Post Office
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
 
 
 
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Post Office

The best shops and markets near Post Office
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ... More
 
 
 
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Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ... More
 
 
 
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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Post Office

What are the best dining options near Post Office London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 3 minutes from Post Office
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tierra Peru
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
164 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Post Office
South American Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smokehouse
London > Restaurants >
63-69 Canonbury Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Post Office
Fire cooked meats are the main attraction of the Islington Smokehouse, a well regarded restaurant from Neil Rankin, former head chef at Pitt Cue, and Noble ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Post Office

Near Post Office
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 18 minutes from Post Office
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 21 minutes from Post Office
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 21 minutes from Post Office
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Post Office

Post Office gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 15 minutes from Post Office
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 18 minutes from Post Office
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 20 minutes from Post Office
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Post Office

The best pubs near London Post Office.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 3 minutes from Post Office
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
... More
 
 
 
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The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Post Office

Post Office clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Post Office

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Post Office.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Post Office
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 8 minutes from Post Office
... More
 
 
 
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 13 minutes from Post Office
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 
 
 

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Umberto Boccioni: Recreating the Lost Sculptures
Umberto Boccioni: Recreating the Lost Sculptures
Exhibitions | Until 22nd December 2019 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 6 minutes walk from Post Office

The Estorick Collection provides the chance to witness the extraordinary sculptural talent of Futurist artist Umberto Boccioni in its new ...More

 
Durand Jones & The Indications
Concerts | On 21st October 2019 

Islington Assembly Hall 7 minutes walk from Post Office

Rhythm'n'blues and soul outfit founded by five Indiana University students....More

The Further Adventures Of The Owl And The Pussy-Cat
Theatre | Until 17th November 2019 

Little Angel Theatre 7 minutes walk from Post Office

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Toh Kay
Concerts | On 21st October 2019 

Union Chapel 8 minutes walk from Post Office

Quirky American singer-songwriter of Eastern European heritage and influence....More

Opera'r Ddraig: The Elixir Of Love
Concerts | Until 26th October 2019 

The King's Head 8 minutes walk from Post Office

The Welsh company relocates Donizetti's comic opera to the seaside town of Barry Island. Sung in English using a new ...More

Tickle: The Musical
Theatre | Until 26th October 2019 

The King's Head 8 minutes walk from Post Office

A comedy musical based on a true story about competitive endurance tickling....More

Vassa
Theatre | Until 23rd November 2019 

Almeida Theatre 9 minutes walk from Post Office

Tinuke Craig directs Siobhan Redmond in the title role of Mike Bartlett's adaptation of Maxim Gorky's 1910 drama Vassa Zheleznova ...More

Carl Brave
Concerts | On 21st October 2019 

O2 Academy Islington 14 minutes walk from Post Office

The Italian singer-songwriter performs his pop material....More

London Horror Festival
London Horror Festival
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The Old Red Lion Theatre 16 minutes walk from Post Office

The London Horror Festival returns to London this October extending to two venues and three theatre spaces as the Pleasance ...More

 
Meet Me At Dawn
Theatre | Until 9th November 2019 

Arcola Theatre 18 minutes walk from Post Office

Zinnie Harris's contemporary tale draws on the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice. Directed by Murat Daltaban....More

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