Dickens Square  

 
 
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Dickens Square, Southwark, London SE1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Dickens Square is Borough Tube Station which is about 5 minutes to the North .

Dickens Square is in the London area of Southwark.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Borough Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
London Bridge Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Bermondsey Square Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  26% off
Bermondsey Square, SE1 | 10 minutes from Dickens Square
Bermondsey Square Hotel offers a peaceful place to stay with its 80 bedrooms taking up one side of the traffic-free square. All rooms in this modern ... More
 
 
 
H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £67  21% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 11 minutes from Dickens Square
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £283  28% off
31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Dickens Square
The first ever luxury Shangri-La Hotel in London has the unique selling point of occupying the upper floors of one of the tallest buildings in Europe. ... More
 
 
 
 
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The People's Company (Over 25s)
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th Aug 2016 - 7pm-9pm
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Dickens Square
Explore acting, directing, writing or the mechanics of theatre such as lighting and sound....More
 
 
 
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Therese Raquin
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 11th August to 3rd September 2016 - Various Times
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Dickens Square
Secret/Heart present a new version of the novel by Emile Zola. It follows the titular character who embarks on an illicit affair with her husband's friend ...More
 
 
 
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Allegro
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th August to 10th September 2016 - Various Times
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Dickens Square
Oscar Hammerstein II's tale about an average Joe born in the Midwest, who grows up, goes to college and has a medical career. In mid-life, he ...More
 
 
 
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Near Dickens Square
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Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Dickens Square
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
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The Artworks Elephant
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 7 minutes from Dickens Square
Repositioning refurbished shipping containers as retail spaces and offices for creative startups, The Artworks Elephant turns Elephant and Castle into "the new Shoreditch", according to the ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Dickens Square

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Dickens Square
Harper Road Flats
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
157 Harper Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Dickens Square
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Avonmouth House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
6 Avonmouth Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Dickens Square
A popular venue with private and public sector clients, this smart, modern purpose built training and conference venue has natural daylight and air conditioning in all ... More
 
 
 
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Alma Enterprises
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Dickens Square
After five years at 1 Vyner Street Alma Enterprises, the project-space which began as a base for successful young artists' collective 'Land', moved to this new ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Dickens Square

The best shops and markets near Dickens Square
Safeway
London > Shopping > Supermarkets
New Kent Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
A large international supermarket chain. Sells a huge variety of fresh and frozen foods and household products. ... More
 
 
 
Aberdeen Sea Products
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Unit 2, Toulmin Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
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Recycling
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
110 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 6 minutes from Dickens Square
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Restaurants near Dickens Square

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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Unit 4, Metro Central, 119 Newington Green Causway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Simply Indian
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
25 Tabard Street, Southwark, SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 7 minutes from Dickens Square
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Dickens Square

Near Dickens Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Dickens Square
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
 
 
 
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Leisure near Dickens Square

Dickens Square gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
UK Thai Chi
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Arrol House, Rockingham Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Dickens Square
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London Palace Superbowl
London > Leisure > Activities
1st Floor, Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Dickens Square
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Pubs near Dickens Square

The best pubs near London Dickens Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Elephant and Castle Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Newington Causeway Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
After a lengthy closure, the historic Elephant and Castle pub reopened in summer 2016 revealing a re-imagined interior ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Dickens Square
Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation and refreshment to weary pilgrims, merchants and travellers on their way up from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Dickens Square
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
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Dickens Square

Dickens Square clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Ministry of Sound
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Dickens Square
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 6 minutes from Dickens Square
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Dickens Square

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Dickens Square.
Prospero House
London > Business > Venue Hire
241 Borough High Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Dickens Square
Located on London's vibrant South Bank, Prospero House is a large training, meeting and conference venue. Just five minute from London Bridge, there are three floors ... More
 
 
 
Ministry of Sound
London > Business > Venue Hire
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Dickens Square
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
The Coronet Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
26-28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theare, staging melodramas, ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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The Deep Blue Sea
The Deep Blue Sea
Theatre | Until 17th August 2016 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

After working together on the acclaimed 2014 production of Medea, Helen McCrory and director Carrie Cracknell reunite for an adaptation ...More

 
National Theatre Of Scotland: Our Ladies Of Perpetual Succour
Theatre | Until 1st October 2016 

National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Adapted from the novel by Alan Warner, this energetic musical comedy created by Lee Hall and directed by Vicky Featherstone ...More

Yerma
Yerma
Theatre | Until 10th September 2016 

The Young Vic 18 minutes walk from Dickens Square

After presenting a critically acclaimed version Ibsen's The Wild Duck in 2015, Simon Stone has now written and directed his ...More

 
Groundhog Day
Groundhog Day
Theatre | Until 17th September 2016 

Old Vic Theatre 19 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Based on the 1993 comedy starring Bill Murray, a new stage musical of Groundhog Day will ...More

 
Ellsworth Kelly
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Retrospective exhibition to mark the abstract artist's 90th birthday, curated by Ann Coxon....More

Henry Wessel
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Twenty-seven photographs recently acquired by the Tate, depicting America's social landscape and commonplace moments in the lives of strangers. Curated ...More

Chen Zhen And Leonilson: Objects For Mending
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Works by two artists, one Chinese and one Brazilian, who struggled against serious illness and reflected that experience in their ...More

Pino Pascali
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Mark Godfrey curates an exhibition of works by one of the most important 1960s Italian artists, who favoured using steel ...More

Charlotte Posenenske
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Dickens Square

An exhibition curated by Jessica Morgan and Kyla McDonald, exploring the German artist's journey from geometric abstractions to free-standing industrial ...More

Realisms
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Exhibition exploring how many 20th-century artists resisted the onslaught of abstractionism, and how the realist movement was hijacked by political ...More

 
 
 
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