Columbia Road  

 
 
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Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2
 
 

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

The nearest station to Columbia Road is Cambridge Heath Railway Station which is about 7 minutes to the North East.

Columbia Road is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Whitechapel Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
11 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £111  24% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 10 minutes from Columbia Road
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ... More
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  26% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 11 minutes from Columbia Road
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  32% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 12 minutes from Columbia Road
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
On Soon
Fleetmac Wood Presents Wild in the Night
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 30th June 2017 - 10pm-3pm
Columbia Road, 29-32 The Oval, E2 | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Art Of Dark's 6th Birthday
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 1st July 2017 - 2pm-8am
Columbia Road, 29-32 The Oval, E2 | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
Minimal house spun by Onur Ozer, Vera, Andrew James Gustav, Colin Chiddle and Slow Life DJs Laurine, DJ Tree and Cecilio....More
 
 
 
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U OK Hun' Huns Abroad'
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 1st July 2017 - 9pm-2am
Columbia Road, 44-46 Pollard Row, E2 | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
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Entertainment near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Oval Space
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
29-32 The Oval, Hackney, London E2 | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
Oval Space is a multi-use arts and events space with 6,000 square feet of space in Bethnal Green in East London with stunning views over the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sonos Studio London
London > Entertainment >
21 Club Row, E2 | 10 minutes from Columbia Road
High-end audio brand Sonos opens the Sonos Studio London, their new permanent cultural space, in late 2015. Building on their space in LA, which has been ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
10 Gales
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Arch 10, Gales Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 11 minutes from Columbia Road
One of Bethnal Green's best kept secrets, 10 Gales is a contemporary art space, live show venue, vintage fashion boutique, coffee shop and hairdressers all under ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Columbia Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
1 Goldsmiths Row, Hackney, London E2 | 1 minute from Columbia Road
This inner city site next to Haggerston Park was used as a farm as far back as the early 1800s when fresh produce was grown here ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Seamus Ryan Sunday Shoots
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Like most things on and around Columbia Road, Seamus Ryan's studio is only open on Sundays. The rest of the time Seamus works on high end ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
StART Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
150 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Art gallery on Columbia Road. You can also pick up a cup of coffee here from 9am till 3pm each Sunday so you can enjoy a ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Columbia Road

The best shops and markets near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
WAWA
London > Shopping > House and Garden
3 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
WAWA came about when, in 1998, Richard Ward extended his furniture workshop to include rugs by Lucy Wassell. Now you'll find a whole range of funky ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Warren Evans Furniture
London > Shopping > House and Garden
7a Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Handmade wooden beds, matresses and furniture that are a class above your average flat packed homeware. All the timber is ethically sourced and fairly traded, with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Columbia Road Flower Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Lined with chic boutiques, every Sunday this historic street fills with a bright patchwork of hundreds of flower stalls. Columbia Road is the capital's most colourful ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Columbia Road

What are the best dining options near Columbia Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Frizzante at City Farm
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
1 Goldsmith's Row, Hackney, London E2 | 1 minute from Columbia Road
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Stingray Globe Cafe
London > Restaurants >
109 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 1 minute from Columbia Road
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marksman
London > Restaurants >
254 Hackney Road, E2 | 1 minute from Columbia Road
Revamped in 2015, the Marksman is a proper east London pub that combines quality dining with boozing. The bar, stocked with local beers such as the ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 8 minutes from Columbia Road
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
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 15 minutes from Columbia Road
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
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 15 minutes from Columbia Road
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 Columbia Road

Columbia Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 11 minutes from Columbia Road
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
spa LONDON
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
York Hall Leisure Centre, Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 11 minutes from Columbia Road
Bethnal Green's former Turkish baths have been refurbished and turned into a spa complete with aroma steam rooms and a plunge pool. Spa LONDON is run ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 13 minutes from Columbia Road
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 Columbia Road

The best pubs near London Columbia Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fanny Nelsons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
32 Horatio Street, E2 | 2 minutes from Columbia Road
At risk of being converted into a block of flats when it closed, east London boozer Nelsons Head was saved by its beloved locals in 2016, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Royal Oak
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
73 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
You might just recognise this pub off the telly - it has featured in the Kray's film, sitcom Good Night Sweetheart and even Blue Peter. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sebright Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31-35 Coate Street, Hackney, London E2 | 4 minutes from Columbia Road
Located in Bethnal Green, The Sebright Arms in a good honest pub with a history in hosting entertainment (particularly live music and comedy) brought to you ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Columbia Road

Columbia Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sager + Wilde
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
193 Hackney Road, Hackney, London E2 | 5 minutes from Columbia Road
A wine bar which began as a pop-up hosting wine nights in a former bank vault in Shoreditch, Sager + Wilde is run by husband and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Pickle Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
13-14 The Oval, E2 | 7 minutes from Columbia Road
Directly opposite Oval Space and run by the same team, The Pickle Factory hosts shows, bands and club ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
PortSide Parlour
London > Nightlife > Bars
Off Broadway, 63-65 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 | 9 minutes from Columbia Road
If rum is your tipple of choice, then PortSide Parlour is the place to quench your thirst. Located in an underground bar beneath Off Broadway on ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Columbia Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Columbia Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 11 minutes from Columbia Road
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 12 minutes from Columbia Road
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 16 minutes from Columbia Road
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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Butter Side Up x Louche
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 24th June 2017 

The Pickle Factory 7 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Minimal, house and acid from a special, secret headlining guest. Plus support from Hamish Cole and Josh Tweek....More

Michael Wolf: Tokyo Compression, Final Cut
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2017 

Flowers, Kingsland Road 9 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Exhibitions & Art, Photography....More

Tom Phillips: Connected Works
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2017 

Flowers, Kingsland Road 9 minutes walk from Columbia Road

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Mark Knight: All Knight Long
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 24th June 2017 

The Basing House 10 minutes walk from Columbia Road

The heavyweight DJ, producer, label owner and businessman supplies eight hours of house and techno....More

Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2017: Chaos Terrain By Ralph Hunter-Menzies
Exhibitions | Until 30th June 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

The artist's works involve marks made by erasure using a number of different processes....More

Border Crossings' Origins Festival presents THE 7 STAGES OF GRIEVING
Theatre | Until 25th June 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

The refreshed version reflects the changing attitudes of Australian people and showcases the immense talents of emerging Indigenous performer Chenoa ...More

Chaos Terrain
Exhibitions | Until 30th June 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

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The 7 Stages Of Grieving
Theatre | Until 25th June 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Chenoa Deemal stars in this solo show based around seven different aspects of grief, telling seven different tales. Written by ...More

Summer 1917
Theatre | Until 25th June 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

A chance to listen to various music artists, see improvised theatre and partake of various social activities, all with a ...More

The Greatest Spectacle of Lucha Libre
The Greatest Spectacle of Lucha Libre
Sporting Events | Until 24th June 2017 

York Hall Leisure Centre 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

The grand spectacle of Mexican Lucha Libre makes American wrestling look as dramatic as a rained-out cricket match. The masked ...More

 

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