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

The nearest station to Embankment is Putney Bridge Tube Station which is about 9 minutes to the South East.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Putney Bridge Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Parsons Green Tube Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Imperial Wharf Station
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2017

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The Lodge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  28% off
52-54 Upper Richmond Road, SW15 | 19 minutes from Embankment
Located in west London's attractive Putney area, the Lodge Hotel offers a superior standard of accommodation, with rooms divided into three categories: standard, executive and luxury. ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express Wandsworth
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £38  36% off
Smuggler's Way, SW18 | 25 minutes from Embankment
There are very few hotels in this sort of price range in London that put you so close to such an attractive stretch of the river. ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Earls Court
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £60  40% off
295 North End Road, W14 | 26 minutes from Embankment
The North End Road with it's marvellous Saturday food market, is the home of this shiny new hotel. In easy walking distance of Chelsea football club, ... More
 
 
 
 
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Diddy Rascal's Christmas Glitter Mayhem
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 16th December 2017 - 1pm-3pm
Embankment, 93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
...More
 
 
 
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Boot Led Zeppelin: Led Zeppelin Tribute
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 16th December 2017 - 8pm
Embankment, 93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
The band pays tribute to Robert Plant's rock legends, known for the songs Going To California, Whole Lotta Love, Rock 'n' Roll, Kashmir and Stairway To ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Bring Your Own Baby Comedy
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 18th December 2017 - 11.30am
Embankment, 93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
Introduce the young ones to stand-up during this family-friendly comedy show....More
 
 
 
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Half Moon
London > Entertainment > Live Music
93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
The Half Moon is a big pub not far from the riverside in Putney. With its own live music room, it hosts an amazing array of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Putney Arts Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Ravenna Road, SW15 | 12 minutes from Embankment
Set up by Maurice Copus, a teacher at Southfields School, in 1959, Putney Arts Theatre has a long history of staging fringe theatre ... More
 
 
 
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Riverside Studios - Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Crisp Road, Hammersmith, W6 | 27 minutes from Embankment
Excellent small studio theatre staging innovative comedy and more serious productions. The Riverside's location on the Thames in Hammersmith makes it the local theatre of West ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Embankment

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Embankment
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Fulham Palace
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Bishops Avenue, SW6 | 3 minutes from Embankment
A hugely popular afternoon out for weekending West London families, Fulham Palace is truly beautiful. Originally a country retreat for London's bishops (it only stopped ... More
 
 
 
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Museum Of Fulham Palace
London > Attractions > Museums
Bishop's Avenue, SW6 | 3 minutes from Embankment
The long history of Fulham Palace, previously home to the Bishops of London, is told through the on-site museum which opened in April 2007. Through interactive ... More
 
 
 
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WWT London Wetland Centre
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Queen Elizabeth Walk, Barnes, SW13 | 18 minutes from Embankment
A mosaic of created wetland habitats spread over 43 hectares, developed on the site of a disused Victorian reservoir, forms the site of the London Wetland ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Embankment
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Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Bishops Park
London > Shopping > Specialists
Bishops Park Tennis Centre, Bishops Avenue, SW6 | 5 minutes from Embankment
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
 
 
 
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Circa Vintage Clothes
London > Shopping > Clothing
64 Fulham High Street, SW6 | 7 minutes from Embankment
The total antithesis of mass-produced, high-street fashion stores, Circa Vintage is a real one-off. Stocking an impressive range of antique garments, from billowing 30s chiffon creations ... More
 
 
 
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Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Barnes
London > Shopping > Specialists
Rocks Lane Sports Centre, Rocks Lane, SW13 | 13 minutes from Embankment
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
 
 
 
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Thai Square - Putney
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
2 - 4 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 1 minute from Embankment
The Putney branch of this classy chain of Thai restaurants is in the amazing building that used to be occupied by the Putney Bridge Restaurant. Right ... More
 
 
 
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The Half Moon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
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Drawing Room Cafe - Fulham Palace
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Fulham Palace, Bishop's Avenue, SW6 | 3 minutes from Embankment
The setting for The Drawing Room Cafe at Fulham Palace is like walking into a very posh sitting room (which used to be the bishop's drawing ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, Battersea, London SW11 | 2.3 miles from Embankment
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
 
 
 
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King Street College
London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 2.4 miles from Embankment
This school teaches about 800 students from 40 different countries, offering general and exam focused English language courses for adults. Students prepare for the Cambridge exams and ... More
 
 
 
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London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 29 minutes from Embankment
LAMDA is among the most famous and prestigious acting schools in the world. It is very hard to be selected for a course here, but almost ... More
 
 
 
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Embankment gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Bishops Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Bishop's Avenue, SW6 | 7 minutes from Embankment
This long strip of parkland running alongside the Thames with views over the river towards Putney gets its name from the former resident of Fulham Palace ... More
 
 
 
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Craven Cottage - Fulham FC
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Stevenage Road, SW6 | 7 minutes from Embankment
The much-loved, ramshackle home of Fulham FC, Craven Cottage gets its name from the royal hunting lodge that used to sit where the centre circle of ... More
 
 
 
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Putney Lawn Tennis Club
London > Leisure > Racquet Sports
Balmuir Gardens, SW15 | 11 minutes from Embankment
Head south of the river for an energetic runabout on the courts of Putney. It might not be the world famous All England Club in Wimbledon, ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Embankment

The best pubs near London Embankment.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Half Moon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
8 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
Messing about on the river is all very well but sometimes it's even better to watch others doing it while you get the pints in. And ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coat & Badge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
8 Lacy Road, Putney, SW15 | 6 minutes from Embankment
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Embankment clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Munki
London > Nightlife > Bars
12 Putney High Street, SW15 | 6 minutes from Embankment
Cocktails for cheeky monkeys are served at Munki, a late night bar offering sophisticated drinks at a 100-cover venue split over three floors and overlooking Putney ... More
 
 
 
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Bar Local (Fulham)
London > Nightlife > Bars
2-8 Dawes Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 23 minutes from Embankment
In Bar Local, where cocktails are king, there's a decent, eclectic menu of tall drinks that won’t break the bank awaiting you. The house speciality is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Below The Cut
London > Nightlife > Bars
461 North End Road, SW6 | 23 minutes from Embankment
Hidden below Hanger SW6, Below The Cut is a drinking den for meat lovers with liquor and cocktails served alongside bar snacks that champion a forgotten ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Embankment.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Stamford Bridge Ground Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 29 minutes from Embankment
What a difference a game makes... at the end of 1993, a couple of surprise results lifted the Blues out of mid-table and into the Champions ... More
 
 
 
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Earls Court Conference and Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Warwick Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 33 minutes from Embankment
... More
 
 
 
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Olympia London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 | 37 minutes from Embankment
Times have changed since the Olympia first flung open its doors to the public on Boxing Day 1886 for the Hippodrome Circus, with the promise of ... More
 
 
 
 

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Diddy Rascal's Christmas Glitter Mayhem
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 16th December 2017 

Half Moon 3 minutes walk from Embankment

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Boot Led Zeppelin: Led Zeppelin Tribute
Concerts | On 16th December 2017 

Half Moon 3 minutes walk from Embankment

The band pays tribute to Robert Plant's rock legends, known for the songs Going To California, Whole Lotta Love, Rock ...More

Bach To Baby Christmas Family Concert
Kids Events | On 16th December 2017 

St Mary's Church 7 minutes walk from Embankment

Community & Lifestyle, Family Event....More

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The Lehman Trilogy
Theatre | From 1st July 

National Theatre

From July 2018, Sam Mendes directs the epic story of Lehman Brothers from its beginning in 1844 to its end 163 years later. Few will forget the scenes of bankers leaving in 2008, their personal ...More

Exit the King
Theatre | From 1st July 

National Theatre

This July at the National, Patrick Marber directs his own adaptation of Ionesco's dark comedy, Exit the King, starring Rhys Ifans as the King opposite Indira Varma as Queen with designs by Anthony Ward....More

The Divide
Theatre | From 1st February 

Old Vic Theatre

Brother and sister Elihu and Soween glimpse cracks in the system of a dystopian regime that embraces brutal repression, forbidden love and insurrection in the world premiere of Alan Ayckbourn's landmark drama. This tale for ...More

English National Ballet: Voices Of America
Dance | From 12th April 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

English National Ballet return to Sadler's Wells in 2018 with a mixed bill of American-style neo-classic ballet. Voices of America brings together works from three generations of American ...More

Lee Bul: Wayward Wander
Exhibitions | From 30th May 

The Hayward Gallery

The Southbank Centre's Hayward Gallery hosts a mid-career survey of the work of acclaimed South Korean artist Lee Bul. The first retrospective of the artist in London, Wayward Wander explores the artist's extensive investigation into ...More

Burne-Jones
Burne-Jones
Exhibitions | From 24th October 

Tate Britain

Tate Britain presents London's first comprehensive retrospective of Edward Burne-Jones in 40 years, showcasing 150 ...More

 
Anni Albers
Anni Albers
Exhibitions | From 11th October 

Tate Modern

In 2018, Tate Modern presents this century's first major UK museum exhibition of the work ...More

 
Christian Marclay: The Clock
Christian Marclay: The Clock
Exhibitions | From 14th September 

Tate Modern

Sees Christian Marclay's unique installation, The Clock, at ...More

 
Shape of Light: 100 Years of Photography and Abstract Art
Shape of Light: 100 Years of Photography and Abstract Art
Exhibitions | From 2nd May 

Tate Modern

Shape of Light at Tate Modern is the ...More

 
The Way Of The World
The Way Of The World
Theatre | From 29th March 

The Donmar Warehouse

James Macdonald returns to the Donmar to direct Linda Bassett as Lady Wishfort in William ...More

 
London Events 2018
London Events 2018
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The Old Vic celebrates its bicentenary in 2018, the Royal Academy of Arts is 250 ...More

 
June in London 2018
Article 

Summer concerts return to Kenwood House in June 2018, Michael Jackson is On the Wall at the National Portrait Gallery, Katy Perry plays the O2 and the LIFT festival gets a new Artistic Director....More

Crazy Coqs
Nightlife 

Sharing a doorman with Brasserie Zedel, Crazy Coqs is an intimate cabaret and live music venue....More

Scarlatto
Scarlatto
Dining 

Enver (manager) and best friend Toni (chef) would like to welcome you to their beautiful ...More

 
St Columba's Church of Scotland
Attractions 

The chapel for the London Scottish Regiment, a Grade II listed building, houses a fine array of Scottish county arms....More

May in London 2018
Article 

The Royal Ballet presents Queen Elizabeth, the Chelsea Flower Show blossoms, Rita Ora plays Brixton Academy and Regent's Park Open Air Theatre opens with Peter Pan in May 2018....More

Peckham Levels
Peckham Levels
Entertainment 

Previously a disused car park, the building that's home to rooftop bar Frank's Café has ...More

 
April in London 2018
Article 

Don't be fooled, Easter falls on 1st April in 2018. It's the London Marathon on 22nd and Chess returns to the West End for the first time since 1986. ...More

Christmas in London 2017
Christmas in London 2017
Feature 

Tis the season to be jolly, the decorations are up, the lights are on, the ...More

 
 
 
 
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