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Welcome to our guide for the area around Academy Place in Greenwich. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Academy Place is Eltham Railway Station which is about 24 minutes to the South West.

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    Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel from 57 29% off
    Bugsby Way, SE10 | 2.5 miles from Academy Place
    Staying at this hotel puts you right in the centre of Greenwich, with a thousand years of British naval history on your doorstep, as well shops, ... More
    Sunborn London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from 85 26% off
    Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 2.8 miles from Academy Place
    Staying at this modern water-borne hotel is like going on a cruise without leaving the city. Moored at Royal Victoria Dock, the riverside location is picturesque ... More
    Crowne Plaza London Docklands
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from 66 35% off
    Western Gateway, E16 | 3 miles from Academy Place
    The Crowne Plaza Docklands is the main hotel for the giant ExCel Centre. It's a great place to stay if you're visiting a conference or exhibition, ... More
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    Entertainment near Academy Place

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    Blackheath Halls
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    23 Lee Road, SE3 | 2.1 miles from Academy Place
    Compile a list of London's major arts and entertainment venues and the Blackheath Halls won't immediately spring to mind as being one of the most high ... More
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    Brick Lane Music Hall
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    443 North Woolwich Road, E16 | 2.2 miles from Academy Place
    One of London's last surviving traditional music halls.... More
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    Greenwich Picturehouse
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    180 Greenwich High Road, SE10 | 3 miles from Academy Place
    This Greenwich cinema has not been a resounding success. Since opening in 1989 it's gone bankrupt twice, closing down for long periods. Fortunately for locals - ... More
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    Sights and Attractions near Academy Place

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Academy Place
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    Royal Artillery Barracks
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Artillery Place, Woolwich, SE18 | 21 minutes from Academy Place
    The Royal Artillery Barrracks are not open to the public. But you can learn about the history of the Gunners at Firepower, The Royal Artillery Museum, ... More
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    Firepower - Royal Artillery Museum
    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    Royal Arsenal, SE18 | 30 minutes from Academy Place
    From sling-shot to missile, this museum traces the evolution of artillery and really is explosive in content. Housing Europe's widest variety of historic and modern ... More
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    Eltham Palace
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Court Yard, off Court Road, SE9 | 33 minutes from Academy Place
    Restored by English Heritage, this fantastic house boasts Britain's finest Art Deco interior and offers visitors the chance to indulge in the opulence of 1930s Britain ... More
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    Shopping near Academy Place

    The best shops and markets near Academy Place
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    Simon Carter Blackheath
    London > Shopping > Menswear
    9 Tranquil Vale, SE3 | 2.2 miles from Academy Place
    Founded by a businessman of the same name in the 1980s, Simon Carter is a menswear retailer known especially for their accessories such as cufflinks, ... More
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    The Bookshop on the Heath
    London > Shopping > Books
    74 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, SE3 | 2.2 miles from Academy Place
    A book lovers gem. As one of London's oldest and last remaining second-hand bookshops, this bookshop stocks signed first editions and collectables as well as local ... More
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    Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Greenwich Park
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    Charlton Way Entrance, Blackheath Avenue, Se10 | 2.3 miles from Academy Place
    A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
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    Restaurants near Academy Place

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    Yak & Yeti - Eltham
    London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
    86 Eltham High Street, SE9 | 29 minutes from Academy Place
    Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
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    Potbelly
    London > Restaurants >
    The Street, Westfield Stratford City, SE18 | 30 minutes from Academy Place
    Aiming to take on Pret and Subway in the sandwich stakes, Potbelly specialises in deep-filled hot, toasted sandwiches, live music and shakes. The sandwich shop on ... More
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    Gambardella
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    48 Vanbrugh Park, SE3 | 35 minutes from Academy Place
    Caffs & Fry-up's. ... More
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    Education near Academy Place

    Near Academy Place
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    University of Greenwich
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 2.8 miles from Academy Place
    The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
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    Four Corners
    London > Education > Adult Education
    121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 6 miles from Academy Place
    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
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    The Making Space
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 6.8 miles from Academy Place
    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
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    Leisure near Academy Place

    Academy Place gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Greenwich Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Romney Road, SE10 | 2.5 miles from Academy Place
    As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ... More
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    Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
    London > Leisure > Golf
    Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 3 miles from Academy Place
    If you hook a shot at the state of the art Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range it'll head towards Canary Wharf and if you slice it ... More
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    Brooklyn Bowl
    London > Leisure >
    O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 3.1 miles from Academy Place
    Five years after the original Brooklyn Bowl launched, the well known New York bowling alley comes to London's O2. The London venue is the first Brooklyn ... More
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    Pubs near Academy Place

    The best pubs near London Academy Place.
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    The Trafalgar Tavern
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    Park Row, SE10 | 2.8 miles from Academy Place
    The pub achieved notoriety selling whitebait (still on the menu) but now the Trafalgar Tavern is a refreshment point for the capital's many visitors. It's hardly ... More
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    The Greenwich Union
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    56 Royal Hill, SE10 | 2.9 miles from Academy Place
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    The Hill
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    89 Royal Hill, SE10 | 2.9 miles from Academy Place
    A couple of years back, in 2005, the Barley Mow became The Hill and changed from an average local (with a dodgy clientele) to a gastropub ... More
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    Nightlife near Academy Place

    Academy Place clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    Studio 338
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 2.8 miles from Academy Place
    Following a major refurbishment, Studio 338 reopened in spectacular style in March 2014, with Mark 'MK' Kinchen, Kevin Saunderson and Kate Simko all on the line-up. ... More
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    The Old Brewery
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 3 miles from Academy Place
    Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ... More
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    Proud2 at The O2
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 3.1 miles from Academy Place
    In the sad shell of the Millennium Dome, a superclub was born, going by the name of Proud2. Sporting one of the world's most powerful audio ... More
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    Meeting venue hire near Academy Place

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Academy Place.
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    ExCel London Exhibition Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 2.8 miles from Academy Place
    A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ... More
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    Old Royal Naval College
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College, 2, Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, SE10 | 3 miles from Academy Place
    The Old Royal Naval College was built on the site of the Tudor Palace in Greenwich in which Henry VIII and Elizabeth I were born. William ... More
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    Eltham Palace
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Court Yard, Off Court Rd, SE9 | 33 minutes from Academy Place
    Restored by English Heritage, this fantastic house offers visitors the chance to indulge in the opulence of 1930s Britain whilst at the same time experiencing the ... More
     
     

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    Rocket Week
    Kids Events | Until 31st July 2015 

    Firepower - Royal Artillery Museum 1.55 miles from Academy Place

    Blast off your summer with a fun packed time as Firepower Museum presents Rocket Week....More

    Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
    Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
    Exhibitions | Until 1st August 2015 

    National Maritime Museum 2.7 miles from Academy Place

    Part of the National Maritime Museum's commemoration of World War One, Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea explores ...More

     
    Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
    Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
    Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2016 

    National Maritime Museum 2.7 miles from Academy Place

    Five hundred years ago, a fraternity of London mariners was given a charter by Henry VIII and became the Corporation ...More

     
    Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted
    Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted
    Theatre | Until 31st August 2015 

    National Maritime Museum 2.7 miles from Academy Place

    Punchdrunk Enrichment's largest production to date, Against Captain's Orders: A Journey into the Uncharted gives 6 to 12 year old ...More

     
    Fans Of The Belle Epoque
    Fans Of The Belle Epoque
    Exhibitions | Until 2nd September 2015 

    Fan Museum 2.84 miles from Academy Place

    The Fan Museum unveils the very best of its late 19th and early 20th century fans for Fans Of The ...More

     
    Tommy
    Theatre | Until 23rd August 2015 

    Greenwich Theatre 2.85 miles from Academy Place

    Based on the iconic 1969 double album rock opera by The Who about a pinball-playing, deaf, dumb and blind boy ...More

    6 Artists 6 Schools
    Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2015 

    Old Royal Naval College 2.95 miles from Academy Place

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    Professional Class With Adrian Look
    Sporting Events | Until 31st July 2015 

    Greenwich Dance Agency, The Borough Hall 2.96 miles from Academy Place

    A Contemporary dance theatre class inspired by Pina Bausch....More

    Elvis At The O2: The Exhibition Of His Life
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    The O2 Arena 3.11 miles from Academy Place

    A retrospective of the life and career of Elvis Aaron Presley, which includes around 300 artefacts from Graceland, and a ...More

     
     
     
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