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 Tube 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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    The RE London Shoreditch Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £49  38% off
    419 to 437 Hackney Road, E2 | 4 minutes from Columbia Road
    This hotel is modern, clean and very convenient if you want to explore the sights and bright lights of trendy Shoreditch. Although close to the City, ... More
     
     
     
    Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
    London > Apartment > Apartment   from £112  34% 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 £99  35% 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
     
     
     
     
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    Broadway Market
    London > Events > Shopping  Dates: 8th August 2015 to 31st December 2016 - 9am-5pm
    Broadway Market, East London, Hackney, London E8 | 9 minutes from Columbia Road
    Broadway is a great little market that is expanding rapidly and enjoys a tremendous reputation. Hidden gems are the Marissa V clothing stall and Kate Garwood ...More
     
     
     
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    Quizmaster Trivia Uk
    London > Events > Leisure  Dates: 4th Aug, 11th Aug, 18th Aug, 25th Aug and 1st Sep 2015 - 8pm-10pm
    The Proud Archivist, 2-10 Hertford Road, N1 | 13 minutes from Columbia Road
    Test your knowledge in a traditional pub trivia challenge hosted by Sam Wickens. Categories include pictures, history and politics, geography, sport and leisure and a bonus ...More
     
     
     
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    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 1st September 2015 - 7.30pm-11pm
    Village Underground, 54 Holywell Lane, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 14 minutes from Columbia Road
    Montreal based art-punk band....More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    Rich Mix Centre
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 11 minutes from Columbia Road
    Located in one of London's most thriving and art-driven communities Rich Mix does exactly what it says on the tin, presenting visitors of different ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Columbia Road

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Columbia Road
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    Frizzante at City Farm
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    1 Goldsmith's Row, Hackney, London E2 | 1 minute from Columbia Road
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    Stingray Globe Cafe
    London > Restaurants >
    109 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 1 minute from Columbia Road
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    Jones Dairy Cafe
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    23 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
    A century ago this was a working Welsh dairy, but for some decades now it has been a chirpy cafe attached to an excellent cheese shop. ... More
     
     
     
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    Near Columbia Road
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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.
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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.
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    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
     
     
     
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    The Old George
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    379 Bethnal Green Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 8 minutes from Columbia Road
    Sitting at the heart of Bethnal Green Road, The Old George is a beautifully restored London boozer, originally built in the 1700s. With a large emphasis ... More
     
     
     
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    The Cat & Mutton
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    76 Broadway, Hackney, London E8 | 9 minutes from Columbia Road
    Pub ... More
     
     
     
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    Columbia Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    BrewDog Shoreditch
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 11 minutes from Columbia Road
    The BrewDog bar in Bethnal Green Road caters for the Shoreditch hipsters with BrewDog craft beers and interiors decorated with antique tiles, reclaimed metal and a ... More
     
     
     
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    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Columbia Road.
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    Bistrotheque
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 11 minutes from Columbia Road
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    Zumba
    Sporting Events | Until 29th September 2015 

    Oxford House 8 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Zumba fitness session....More

    Kites From Kabul
    Kites From Kabul
    Exhibitions | Until 3rd January 2016 

    V & A Museum of Childhood 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Through Kites from Kabul, an exhibition of handmade kites inspired by Afghan and Islamic designs, the entrance lobby at the ...More

     
    The Alice Look
    The Alice Look
    Exhibitions | Until 1st November 2015 

    V & A Museum of Childhood 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    The V&A Museum of Childhood is another London venue to mark the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in ...More

     
    Small Stories: At Home In A Dolls' House
    Small Stories: At Home In A Dolls' House
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    V & A Museum of Childhood 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Small Stories: At Home In A Dolls' House at the V&A Museum of Childhood reveals the fascinating stories behind some ...More

     
    The Urban Food Fest
    The Urban Food Fest
    Foodie Events | Until 19th December 2015 

    Euro Car Parks 12 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    The Urban Food Fest returns this March, running every Saturday night at the Euro Car Parks in Shoreditch. The ...More

     
    The Fifth Pan-African Congress
    Exhibitions | Until 12th September 2015 

    Rivington Place 12 minutes walk from Columbia Road

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    Quizmaster Trivia Uk
    Leisure | Until 1st September 2015 

    The Proud Archivist 13 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Test your knowledge in a traditional pub trivia challenge hosted by Sam Wickens. Categories include pictures, history and politics, geography, ...More

    Ought
    Concerts | On 1st September 2015 

    Village Underground 14 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Montreal based art-punk band....More

    Radkey
    Concerts | On 1st September 2015 

    The Old Blue Last 14 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Garage punk band from America....More

    Black Spartacus
    Theatre | Until 12th September 2015 

    The Courtyard Theatre 15 minutes walk from Columbia Road

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