Embankment

 
 
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Embankment, Wandsworth,  
 

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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.

 

LondonTown.com - Embankment Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Imperial Wharf Station
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Embankment on LondonTown.com

 
London for Lovers

Southbank Lambeth, Waterloo and Borough, SE1 8XX One of London's most popular destinations for weekend walkers, the Southbank remains so appealing because of its central setting, its proximity...

 
 
April in London 2012

Virgin London Marathon 2012 Greenwich Park, SE10 9NF 22nd April 2012 - 23rd April 2012 Every April, 30,000 runners flood the streets of the capital to do battle...

 
 
May in London 2012

London Burlesque Festival Madame Jojo's, W1F 0SE 7th May 2012 - 13th May 2012 Prudes avert your eyes - for the London Burlesque Festival returns for the...

 
 
July in London 2012

The British 10K London Run Hyde Park Corner Tube, SW1X 7TA 8th July 2012 - 9th July 2012 Now in its twelfth year, this huge annual fundraiser has...

 
 
September in London 2012

Mayor's Thames Festival Blackfriars Bridge, EC4V 3QR 8th September 2012 - 9th September 2012 The Mayor's Thames Festival takes place in September each year celebrating the main waterway...

 
 
London Calendar 2014

Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Embankment

Near Embankment
The Lodge Hotel London
The Lodge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £75  37% 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
Holiday Inn Express Wandsworth
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £51  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
 
 
 
ibis London Earls Court London
ibis London Earls Court
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £53  28% off
47 Lillie Road, SW6 | 26 minutes from Embankment
If you are going to an exhibition or concert at Earls Court Exhibition Centre, then this will definitely be the closest budget option, sitting on the ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Embankment

Near Embankment
Action On Disability Music Festival 2014 London
Today Only
Action On Disability Music Festival 2014
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Friday 22nd August 2014 - 11am-3.30pm
Fulham Palace, Bishops Avenue, SW6 | 3 minutes from Embankment
A one-day event featuring music, food, games, sports and information stalls....More
 
 
 
Absolute Bowie: David Bowie Tribute London
Now On
Absolute Bowie: David Bowie Tribute
London > Events > Music  Dates: Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd August 2014 - 8pm-11pm
Half Moon, 93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
...More
 
 
 
Fading Gigolo London
On Soon
Fading Gigolo
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Wednesday 27th August 2014 - 11am
Putney Odeon, 25 Putney High Street, Putney, SW15 | 7 minutes from Embankment
Murray owns a second-hand book shop in New York, which has just shut down after decades of business. Desperate to find something to keep him amused, ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Embankment

Near Embankment
Half Moon London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Riverside Studios - Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Riverside Studios London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Riverside Studios
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Crisp Road, W6 | 27 minutes from Embankment
Riverside Studios has a little bit of everything under its roof, including a cinema, cafe and studio theatre. The cinema is one of the few in ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Embankment

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Embankment
Fulham Palace London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Museum Of Fulham Palace London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
WWT London Wetland Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Shopping near Embankment

The best shops and markets near Embankment
Circa Vintage Clothes London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Gina Conway Aveda Salon London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gina Conway Aveda Salon
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
612 Fulham Road, SW6 | 17 minutes from Embankment
This excellent hair and beauty clinic on the Fulham Road offers the full range of beauty treatments. Gina Conway is an American born hair and beauty ...More
 
 
 
Del Aziz, Fulham London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Del Aziz, Fulham
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
24-32 Vanston Place, Fulham, London SW6 | 24 minutes from Embankment
Located on a cobbled backstreet in Fulham, Del'aziz is the first all-round Mediterranean delicatessen and brasserie in London. Whether you're after cakes and pastries, a healthy ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Embankment

What are the best dining options near Embankment London?
Thai Square - Putney London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Half Moon London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Half Moon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
Drawing Room Cafe - Fulham Palace London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Embankment

Near Embankment
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, 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
 
 
 
King Street College London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Embankment

Embankment gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Bishops Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Craven Cottage - Fulham FC London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Putney Lawn Tennis Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Embankment

The best pubs near London Embankment.
The Half Moon London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Half Moon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
93 Lower Richmond Road, SW15 | 3 minutes from Embankment
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
Duke's Head London
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
 
 
 
The Coat & Badge London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coat & Badge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
8 Lacy Road, Putney, SW15 | 6 minutes from Embankment
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Embankment

Embankment clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Munki London
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
 
 
 
Bar Local (Fulham) London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Riverside Studios Bar London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Riverside Studios Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Crisp Road, W6 | 27 minutes from Embankment
West London's excellent riverside cultural centre offers a cinema, West End standard theatre, cafe, and a comfortable bar with outdoor river terrace under one roof. Situated ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Embankment

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Embankment.
Chiswick House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chiswick House
London > Business > Venue Hire
Burlington Lane, Chiswick House Grounds, Chiswick, W4 | 2 miles from Embankment
One of the most glorious examples of 18th century British architecture, Chiswick House was designed by the third Earl of Burlington (1694-1753). A triumph of the ...More
 
 
 
Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre London
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
 
 
 
Olympia London London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Absolute Bowie: David Bowie Tribute
Music | Until 23rd August 2014 

Half Moon 3 minutes walk from Embankment

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Absolute Bowie: David Bowie Tribute
Music | Until 29th November 2014 

Half Moon 3 minutes walk from Embankment

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Action On Disability Music Festival 2014
Kids Events | On 22nd August 2014 

Fulham Palace 3 minutes walk from Embankment

A one-day event featuring music, food, games, sports and information stalls....More

Night Safaris (Over 7s)
Kids Events | Until 22nd August 2014 

WWT London Wetland Centre 18 minutes walk from Embankment

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Night Safaris (Over 7s)
Kids Events | Until 22nd August 2014 

WWT London Wetland Centre 18 minutes walk from Embankment

Discover the centre at night....More

Qi Gong: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 31st October 2014 

The Apothecary Gallery 22 minutes walk from Embankment

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The Magic Toy Theatre
Theatre | On 22nd August 2014 

Barons Court Theatre 24 minutes walk from Embankment

An unique and classy theatrical performance of magic in miniature....More

Friday at Del Aziz
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th October 2014 

Del Aziz, Fulham 24 minutes walk from Embankment

Resident DJs play R&B, funky house, old skool and club classics....More

Belly Dancing
Sporting Events | Until 25th October 2014 

Del Aziz, Fulham 24 minutes walk from Embankment

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Art Themen
Concerts | On 22nd August 2014 

The Bull's Head, Barnes 1.4 miles from Embankment

Jazz from the veteran saxophonist....More

 
 
 
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