Welcome to our guide for the area around Bankside in Southwark. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.
The nearest station to Bankside is London Bridge Railway Station which is about 7 minutes to the South East.
Bankside is in the London area of Bankside.
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Tate to Tate Between Millbank, SW1P 4RG & Bankside Power Station, SE1 9TG This slick river service transports art lovers from one of the city's best galleries...
The Lions Part - Twelfth Night of Christmas Bankside Pier, SE1 9TG 8th January 2012 Twelfth Night is a traditional celebration of the New Year that takes place...
Yayoi Kusama Tate Modern, SE1 9TG 9th February 2012 - 5th June 2012 Well known for her repeating dot patterns, influential Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama first came to prominence in...
Damien Hirst Tate Modern, SE1 9TG 4th April 2012 - 9th September 2012 Damien Hirst will be bringing together renowned pieces of work in a spectacular exhibition at...
Edvard Munch: The Modern Eye Tate Modern, SE1 9TG 28th June 2012 - 14th October 2012 The Modern Eye is a major exhibition of work by celebrated...
Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.
Hotels near Bankside
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel from £89 35% off
43-47 Southwark Bridge Road, SE19HH | 3 minutes from Bankside
ibis Styles London Southwark Rose -formerly All Seasons is within walking distance of Globe Theatre, Borough Market, and Tate Modern. Nearby points of interest also include ... More
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel from £73 35% off
103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Bankside
Located in the bustling heart of London's arts scene, with the capital's finest theatres, concert halls and cinemas just a short stroll away, this is a ... More
London > Events > Attraction Dates: 1st February 2013
The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Bankside
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
London > Events > Exhibitions Dates: 31st March to 11th July 2014
Bank of England Museum, Bartholomew Lane, City, London EC2R | 10 minutes from Bankside
After a three-month closure from January 1st, the Bank of England Museum will reopen with Curiosities From The Vaults, for which the museum will bring some ...More
Entertainment near Bankside
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bankside
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
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Pickfords Wharf, Clink Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
Sir Francis Drake completed the second-ever circumnavigation of the world between 1577-80 in a galleon ship called the Golden Hinde. The ship has been re-created and ... More
London > Shopping > Markets
Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Bankside
Nestled in-between Borough High Street, Bedale Street, Stoney Street and Winchester Walk lives "London's Larder", more formally known as Borough Market. This gourmand's delight is London's ... More
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
1 Clink Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
Taking inspiration from Japanese ramman-noodle bars, Wagamama is the ultimate in high quality fast food. Huge bowls of steaming, soupy noodles, chicken dumplings with a chilli-soy ... More
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 12 minutes from Bankside
Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Bankside
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
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Bankside
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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What's On Today
Antony and Cleopatra
Theatre | Until 24th August 2014
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 3 minutes walk from Bankside
Eve Best, who played Wallis Simpson in the Oscar-winning film The King's Speech, returns to Shakespeare's Globe to play Cleopatra ...More
Theatre | Until 16th August 2014
Menier Chocolate Factory 4 minutes walk from Bankside
Another rip-roaring night at the Menier Chocolate Factory as a cast of four - and their hard-working pianist - take ...More
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2014
Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Bankside
Photographs and self-portraits by the avant-garde American artist Robert Mapplethorpe are the subject of a free display at Tate Modern, ...More
Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014
Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Bankside
In this exhibition of the work of Henri Matisse (1869-1954), Tate Modern ignores the artist's famous colourist paintings to focus ...More
The View From The Shard Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 11th July 2014
The Shard 9 minutes walk from Bankside
London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is ...More
Gaucho World Cup Screenings
Foodie Events | Until 13th July 2014
Gaucho - City 10 minutes walk from Bankside
Add a bit of class to your World Cup experience by enjoying the games with a side serving of steak ...More
Hotels near BANKSIDE
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