Bear Gardens  

 
 
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Bear Gardens, Bankside, Southwark, London SE1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Bear Gardens is Borough Tube Station which is about 9 minutes to the South East.

Bear Gardens is in the London area of Bankside.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Borough Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Southwark Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
London Bridge Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
Union Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2018

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CitizenM London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  27% off
20 Lavington S, SE1 | 4 minutes from Bear Gardens
From comfy king sized beds and an international plug system to free movies and complimentary WiFi, the citizen London Bankside hotel promises to offer its guests ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Southwark
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £62  21% off
103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Bear Gardens
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
 
 
 
Hilton London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £118  34% off
2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Bear Gardens
The Hilton London Bankside is a purpose built hotel with a four-storey glass atrium, 292 rooms and fitness centre, complete with swimming pool, and an opulent ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Bear Gardens

Near Bear Gardens
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Today Only
Feed the Minds Carol Concert
London > Events > Seasonal  Dates: Tuesday 11th December 2018
Bear Gardens, London Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Bear Gardens
One of several Christmas carol concerts at Southwark Cathedral in December, this night is a little bit special. The Feed the Minds Carol Concert features popular ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Candlelit Carols
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 11th December 2018 - 7.30pm-9pm
Bear Gardens, London Bridge, SE1 | 6 minutes from Bear Gardens
Live Music, Choir....More
 
 
 
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Survey
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 3rd October to 16th December 2018 - Various Times
Bear Gardens, 171 Union Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Bear Gardens
...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Bear Gardens

Near Bear Gardens
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bear Gardens
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sam Wanamaker Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bear Gardens
For the first time since it opened in 1997, Shakespeare's Globe has the facilities to present plays throughout the year at The Sam Wanamaker Theatre, a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rose Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bear Gardens
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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Sights and Attractions near Bear Gardens

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Bear Gardens
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Millennium Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
River Thames, City, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bear Gardens
This sleek, £18.2million 325m steel footbridge designed by Sir Norman Foster spans the River Thames between St Paul's Cathedral in the City and the Tate Modern ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Bear Gardens
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern: The Tanks
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Tate Modern, Bankside Power Station, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Bear Gardens
A dramatic new development at Tate Modern, we got our first glimpse inside The Tanks in summer 2012 - revealed as part of ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Bear Gardens

The best shops and markets near Bear Gardens
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
10 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Bear Gardens
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Burnt Lemon Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Flat Iron Square, 68 Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Bear Gardens
Founded by chef and baker Matthew Dryden in early 2016, Burnt Lemon Bakery is serious about sourdough breads, made exclusively with organic flours milled in the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine Pantry
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
1 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Bear Gardens
The only wine shop in the world selling nothing but English wine, The Wine Pantry in Borough Market offers customers something quite unique. It may come ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Bear Gardens

What are the best dining options near Bear Gardens London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tas Pide
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
20-22 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | On Bear Gardens
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tas Pide
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
20-22 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | On Bear Gardens
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Real Greek Souvlaki & Bar
London > Restaurants > Greek restaurants
Units 1 & 2, Riverside House, 2A Southwark Bridge Road, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bear Gardens
... More
 
 
 
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Education near Bear Gardens

Near Bear Gardens
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 18 minutes from Bear Gardens
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Bear Gardens
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Career Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 18 minutes from Bear Gardens
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 Bear Gardens

Bear Gardens gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Bear Gardens
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Agua Bathhouse and Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Bear Gardens
Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Bathhouse and Spa within Mondrian London at Sea Containers. Bringing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 10 minutes from Bear Gardens
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Bear Gardens

The best pubs near London Bear Gardens.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Bear Gardens
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Bear Gardens
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mc & Sons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
160 Union Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Bear Gardens
Very much a family affair, with roots in Ireland, Mc & Sons is an Irish boozer serving Thai food. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Bear Gardens

Bear Gardens clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis Wine Wharf
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bear Gardens
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Samuel Pepys
London > Nightlife >
Stew Lane, High Timber Street, City, London EC4V | 4 minutes from Bear Gardens
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Viva Verdi
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
6 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Bear Gardens
Located just behind the Tate Modern is the delightful wine bar Viva Verdi where the prosciutto is served with piles of Palma ham, just like in ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Bear Gardens

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Bear Gardens.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bear Gardens
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Bear Gardens
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skinners' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R | 6 minutes from Bear Gardens
... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Fiddler On The Roof
Theatre | Until 9th March 2019 

Menier Chocolate Factory 4 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

Proud father Tevye struggles to maintain his family's Jewish traditions in turn of the 20th century Imperial Russia in the ...More

Candlelit Carols
Concerts | On 11th December 2018 

Southwark Cathedral 6 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

Live Music, Choir....More

A Christmas Story: The Musical
Theatre | Until 22nd December 2018 

Waterloo East Theatre 12 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

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Meet the Private Eye Team at Waterstones Leadenhall Market
Exhibitions | On 11th December 2018 

Waterstone's - Leadenhall Market 13 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

Meet Ian Hislop and the Private Eye Team at Waterstones Leadenhall....More

Huddle
Huddle
Theatre | Until 6th January 2019 

Unicorn Theatre 13 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

Waddle over to the Unicorn Theatre with your little ones for Huddle, a new Unicorn commission by Filskit Theatre, the ...More

 
Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales
Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales
Theatre | Until 6th January 2019 

Unicorn Theatre 13 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

Kirsty Housley, whose theatre credits include Misty (Bush and Trafalgar Studios), directs this immersive fairytale adapted from Philip Pullman's reimaginings ...More

 
Meet The Private Eye Team
Exhibitions | On 11th December 2018 

Waterstone's - Leadenhall Market 13 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

Editor Ian Hislop and his Private Eye colleagues sign copies of the 2018 annual....More

A Christmas Carol
Theatre | Until 19th January 2019 

Old Vic Theatre 13 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

Matthew Warchus' staging of Charles Dickens' timeless classic, which has been adapted from the stage by Jack Thorne, returns to ...More

The Romantic Lakes: From Wordsworth To Beatrix Potter
Exhibitions | On 11th December 2018 

Museum of London 13 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

Literary & Education, Lecture....More

Seussical the Musical
Seussical the Musical
Theatre | Until 29th December 2018 

Southwark Playhouse 14 minutes walk from Bear Gardens

Following previous success in the UK and the US, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Seussical musical comes to the Southwark ...More

 

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White Pearl
White Pearl
Theatre | From 10th May 

Royal Court Theatre

Having already made a splash in New York, 24-year-old Thai-Australian writer Anchuli Felicia King is ...More

 
Pah-La
Pah-La
Theatre | From 3rd April 

Royal Court Theatre

Having been withdrawn from the schedule in 2017, Abhishek Majumdar's Pah-La will finally be staged ...More

 
Inside Bitch
Inside Bitch
Theatre | From 27th February 

Royal Court Theatre

From Orange is the New Black to Bad Girls, female prison dramas continue to fascinate, ...More

 
Superhoe
Superhoe
Theatre | From 30th January 

Royal Court Theatre

Nicole Lecky's Royal Court writing and performing debut, Superhoe is a one-woman show about 24-year-old ...More

 
Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs)
Theatre | From 21st May 

Lyric Hammersmith

Following a successful run in 2015, Kneehigh theatre return to Lyric Hammersmith in 2019 with Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs), a reimagining of John ...More

The Animals and Children took to the Streets
Theatre | From 19th February 

Lyric Hammersmith

Avant-garde theatre quartet 1927 bring their show, The Animals and Children Took to the Streets, to the Lyric Hammersmith this winter following sell-out runs at the National Theatre ...More

Leave to Remain
Leave to Remain
Theatre | From 18th January 

Lyric Hammersmith

An exciting new production from TV writer Matt Jones, the world premiere of Leave to ...More

 
The Winter's Tale
Kids Events | From 6th February 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

After a successful run in 2017, Justin Audibert's child-friendly version of The Winter's Tale returns to the National Theatre this February, just in time for half term. Created to introduce young audiences to Shakespeare, the ...More

Downstate
Downstate
Theatre | From 12th March 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

Coming to the National Theatre direct from its debut at Steppenwolf, Chicago, Downstate is a ...More

 
Top Girls
Top Girls
Theatre 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre

More than three decades since it premiered at the Royal Court, Caryl Churchill's powerful feminist ...More

 
Bussey Rooftop Bar
Bussey Rooftop Bar
Drinking 

Parallel to Frank's Cafe on the roof of the Bussey Building, the Bussey Rooftop Bar ...More

 
Dabbers Social Bingo
Dabbers Social Bingo
Entertainment 

The UK's first immersive modern bingo hall, Dabbers Social Bingo revitalises the iconic British pastime ...More

 
Lambs Conduit Street
Attractions 

This charming Bloomsbury shopping street follows an old route to Lamb's Conduit....More

St Germain Winter Bloom Pop Up
St Germain Winter Bloom Pop Up
Shopping 

St-Germain, makers of French elderflower liqueur, offer a ...More

 
Art Street Kitchen
Art Street Kitchen
Dining 

Found within the DoubleTree by Hilton, Westminster on Art Street, the restaurant serves modern international ...More

 
London Events 2019
Feature 

Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. Two new musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton and Mary Poppins, ...More

December in London 2018
Article 

Christmas favourites like The Nutcracker, Carols at The Royal Albert Hall and the Santa Dash return along with a Festive Feast at Hampton Court Palace and a new puppet show from the puppeteers behind ...More

December in London 2018
December in London 2018
Article 

Christmas favourites like The Nutcracker, Carols at The Royal Albert Hall and the Santa ...More

 
Best Events in London for October Half Term
Best Events in London for October Half Term
Article 

From Storystock at Battersea Power Station to The ...More

 
London Hotels for Art Lovers
London Hotels for Art Lovers
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Bespoke art works and Instagram worthy interiors. ...More

 
 
 
 
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