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Back Church Lane, Tower Hamlets, London E1

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Back Church Lane in Tower Hamlets. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Back Church Lane is Aldgate East Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the North West.

Back Church Lane is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Aldgate East Tube Station
6 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Shadwell Overground Station
7 minutes walk
Whitechapel Overground Station
9 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Arch Car Parking
1 minutes walk
City Quay Car Park
8 minutes walk

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London's Best Events 2017

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2017 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2017 London events.

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Grange Tower Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £85† 34% off
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 5 minutes from Back Church Lane
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
Holiday Inn London - Whitechapel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £49† 39% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 7 minutes from Back Church Lane
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 City Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £85† 26% off
8-14 Cooper's Row, EC3N | 9 minutes from Back Church Lane
The Grange City Hotel is a 5 star hotel that's luxury is matched by the superb panoramic views over the city of London. A stone's throw ... More
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Events near Back Church Lane

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Emanuel Almborg: Learning Matter
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 18th, 19th and 20th August 2017 - 11am-6pm
Back Church Lane, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, E1 | 5 minutes from Back Church Lane
The Swedish artist explores the role technology plays in our everyday lives and relationships, in a multimedia piece developed in collaboration with young schoolchildren from east ...More
Ongoing
ISelf Collection: Self Portrait As The Billy Goat
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 18th, 19th and 20th August 2017 - 11am-6pm
Back Church Lane, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, E1 | 5 minutes from Back Church Lane
Physical, psychological and imaginary self-portraits by international artists including Pawel Althamer, Louise Bourgeois, Andre Breton and the Surrealists, Enrico David, Tracey Emin, Gabriel Kuri, Yayoi Kusama, ...More
Ongoing
A Handful Of Dust
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 7th June to 3rd September 2017 - Various Times
Back Church Lane, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, E1 | 5 minutes from Back Church Lane
This exhibition traces a visual journey through the motif of dust from aerial reconnaissance, wartime destruction and natural disasters, featuring works by over 30 artists and ...More
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Entertainment near Back Church Lane

Near Back Church Lane
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Curzon Aldgate
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Goodman's Fields, 2 Canter Way, E1 | 3 minutes from Back Church Lane
Part of an upmarket development, Goodman's Fields, Curzon Aldgate is a new-build cinema in the East End. Enter through the lounge/bar with its leather sofas ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 3 minutes from Back Church Lane
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 | 3 minutes from Back Church Lane
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 Back Church Lane

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Back Church Lane
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whitechapel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 5 minutes from Back Church Lane
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 | 8 minutes from Back Church Lane
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
Tower Of London
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Tower Hill, City, London EC3N | 10 minutes from Back Church Lane
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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Shopping near Back Church Lane

The best shops and markets near Back Church Lane
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Petticoat Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Between Middlesex and Goulston Streets, Spitalfields, London E1 | 9 minutes from Back Church Lane
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
St Katharine Docks World Food Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 10 minutes from Back Church Lane
Re-launched as the St Katharine Docks World Food Market in 2016, the weekly market now offers a diversified range of street food ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Back Church Lane
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
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Restaurants near Back Church Lane

What are the best dining options near Back Church Lane London?
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Red Chilli
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
137 Leman Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 2 minutes from Back Church Lane
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pilpel
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
60 Alie Street, E1 | 3 minutes from Back Church Lane
Named after founder Uri Dinay's childhood nickname, Pilpel (meaning chilli pepper) offers falafels from a recipe developed over 60 years working on a falafel kiosk ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cafe Spice Namaste
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
16 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from Back Church Lane
Cafe Spice Namaste is Cyrus and Pervin Todiwala's celebrated landmark Indian restaurant, a short hop away from the Tower of London. Arguably thought of more ... More
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Education near Back Church Lane

Near Back Church Lane
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 19 minutes from Back Church Lane
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 | 20 minutes from Back Church Lane
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
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 25 minutes from Back Church Lane
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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Leisure near Back Church Lane

Back Church Lane gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 5 minutes from Back Church Lane
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 | 12 minutes from Back Church Lane
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, Shoreditch, London E1 | 12 minutes from Back Church Lane
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 Back Church Lane

The best pubs near London Back Church Lane.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leman Street Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Leman Street, E1 | 3 minutes from Back Church Lane
Between Wapping and Aldgate is the Leman Street Tavern , a 1.5 million pound pub that's owned by the Geronimo Inns group ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 13 minutes from Back Church Lane
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
Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 14 minutes from Back Church Lane
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
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Nightlife near Back Church Lane

Back Church Lane clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Studio Spaces
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 2, 110 Pennington Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 7 minutes from Back Church Lane
A state-of-the-art photographic studio by day, club by night, Studio Spaces E1 is home to respected electronic clubnight organisers The Hydra. The fully-licensed venue in the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Trade Union
London > Nightlife >
Thomas More Square, E1W | 8 minutes from Back Church Lane
The team behind the Grand Union bars have now ventured into new territory with the opening of Trade Union. Located in ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rotunda Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
10 Trinity Square, EC3N | 10 minutes from Back Church Lane
At the heart of the Four Seasons Hotel at Ten Trinity Square The Rotunda Bar forms a natural gathering space ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Back Church Lane

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Back Church Lane.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 3 minutes from Back Church Lane
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
Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 10 minutes from Back Church Lane
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Back Church Lane
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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Benedict Drew: The Trickle-Down Syndrome
Exhibitions | Until 10th September 2017 

Whitechapel Gallery 5 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

A large-scale installation involving sculpture and music, taking over five connected yet distinct rooms drawing on a wide range of ...More

A Handful Of Dust
Exhibitions | Until 3rd September 2017 

Whitechapel Gallery 5 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

This exhibition traces a visual journey through the motif of dust from aerial reconnaissance, wartime destruction and natural disasters, featuring ...More

Emanuel Almborg: Learning Matter
Exhibitions | Until 20th August 2017 

Whitechapel Gallery 5 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

The Swedish artist explores the role technology plays in our everyday lives and relationships, in a multimedia piece developed in ...More

Emma Hart: Mamma Mia!
Exhibitions | Until 3rd September 2017 

Whitechapel Gallery 5 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

A new large-scale installation by the London-based artist, which is a culmination of an investigation into patterns....More

ISelf Collection: Self Portrait As The Billy Goat
Exhibitions | Until 20th August 2017 

Whitechapel Gallery 5 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

Physical, psychological and imaginary self-portraits by international artists including Pawel Althamer, Louise Bourgeois, Andre Breton and the Surrealists, Enrico David, ...More

London Halal Food Festival
Leisure | Until 20th August 2017 

Tobacco Dock 9 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

Food & Drink, Pop Ups....More

Sea Cadets' National Band Competition
Concerts | On 19th August 2017 

Tower Of London 10 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

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Junkyard Golf Club
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Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

The Old Truman Brewery 12 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

Getting a refresh for its second year, Junkyard Golf Club in the loading bay of the Old Truman Brewery gets ...More

 
FEAST Summer Party
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th August 2017 

93 Feet East 12 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

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London Riviera
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Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2017 

London Riviera 16 minutes walk from Back Church Lane

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