Great Tower Street

 
 
ADDRESS
Great Tower Street, City, London EC3R 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Great Tower Street in City and County of the City of London. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Great Tower Street is Fenchurch Street Railway Station which is about 3 minutes to the North East.

Great Tower Street is in the London area of City.

 

LondonTown.com - Great Tower Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Monument Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Tower Hill Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Bucklesbury House
 
8 minutes walk
 
Thames Exchange NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London Events 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Great Tower Street

Near Great Tower Street
Apex City of London Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £62  28% off
1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 1 minute from Great Tower Street
With Tower of London, London Bridge and St. Paul's just a step away, this hotel has a great location for both business and leisure travellers. It's ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Tower of London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £81  34% off
7 Pepys Street, EC3N | 4 minutes from Great Tower Street
The brand new purpose built DoubleTree Hotel Tower of London is a few minutes walk from Tower Hill and Fenchurch Street stations. With iMac entertainment systems ... More
 
 
 
Novotel London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  21% off
10 Pepys Street, EC3N | 4 minutes from Great Tower Street
Almost in the shadow of the looming Tower of London, this Novotel has some rooms with truly spectacular views. A bright modern hotel, with smart, functional ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Great Tower Street

Near Great Tower Street
Today Only
Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2012
Tower Of London, Tower Hill, EC3N | 5 minutes from Great Tower Street
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Today Only
The View From The Shard Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st February 2013
The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Great Tower Street
London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the highest public viewing platform in ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2014
Tower Bridge Exhibition, Tower Bridge, SE1 | 10 minutes from Great Tower Street
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its spectacular ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Great Tower Street

Near Great Tower Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Drum Cafe
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Great Tower Street
100 people in a room, all armed with a large African drum, banging in unison, until reaching a deafening crescendo - that's the premise of Drum ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment >
147 Tooley Street, More London, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Great Tower Street
This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shunt Vaults
London > Entertainment > Theatres
20 Stainer Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Great Tower Street
The madcap Shunt Theatre company has created London's most unpredictable nightspot in the railway arches beneath London Bridge. Each week's entertainment at Shunt Vaults is curated ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Great Tower Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Great Tower Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London Underwriting Centre
London > Attractions > Sights
3 Minster Court, Mincing Lane, City, London EC3R | 1 minute from Great Tower Street
Opened in October 1993, The London Underwriting Centre (LUC) at 3 Minster Court is a purpose-built building where the world's leading insurance and reinsurance companies can ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Hallows by the Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Byward Street, City, London EC3R | 2 minutes from Great Tower Street
All Hallows, the oldest church in the City of London, is 1300 years old with a crypt museum, Roman pavement and Saxon and Roman artefacts. There ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Walkie Talkie / 20 Fenchurch Street
London > Attractions > Sights
20 Fenchurch Street, EC3M | 3 minutes from Great Tower Street
Designed by world-renowned architect Rafael Vinoly, 20 Fenchurch Street, nicknamed the 'Walkie Talkie' made headlines before it even opened when it 'melted' cars parked ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Great Tower Street

The best shops and markets near Great Tower Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Godiva
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
150 Fenchurch Street, City, London EC3M | 3 minutes from Great Tower Street
Belgium's finest export, the first Godiva was opened in Brussels approximately 75 years ago by master chocolatier Joseph Draps and named after the legendary Lady Godiva. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leadenhall Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Whittington Avenue, off Gracechurch Street, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Great Tower Street
Leadenhall Market is a restored Victorian covered market that sells traditional game, poultry, fish and meat. Although there has been a forum (market place) on where ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cheese at Leadenhall
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
4-5 Leadenhall Market, City, London EC3V | 4 minutes from Great Tower Street
Dedicated fromageries are rare in London, but with around 100 different British and continental cheeses on offer, they don't come much more dedicated than Cheese at ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Great Tower Street

What are the best dining options near Great Tower Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
1 Great Tower Street, City, London EC3R | 1 minute from Great Tower Street
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Eat Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
48 Mark Lane, City, London EC3R | 1 minute from Great Tower Street
Food to go in its simplest form. Freshly baked bread for hand made made sandwiches, sold alongside hot pies, home made soups and simple salads. Since ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Haz
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
6 Mincing Lane, City, London EC3M | 1 minute from Great Tower Street
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Great Tower Street

Near Great Tower Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 19 minutes from Great Tower Street
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
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 21 minutes from Great Tower Street
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 23 minutes from Great Tower Street
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Great Tower Street

Great Tower Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Great Tower Street
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 8 minutes from Great Tower Street
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, SE1 | 9 minutes from Great Tower Street
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Great Tower Street

The best pubs near London Great Tower Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 10 minutes from Great Tower Street
One of five different restaurants and bars within the confines of the Andaz hotel, the George is a traditional looking pub - not your typical hotel ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Great Tower Street
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Great Tower Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Great Tower Street

Great Tower Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Proud Cabaret City
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Mark Lane, City, London EC3R | 2 minutes from Great Tower Street
Just as you used to be in a 1920s speakeasy, at Proud Cabaret you're entertained while you dine. A lively mix of cabaret, jazz and burlesque ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gong
London > Nightlife > Bars
31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from Great Tower Street
On level 52 of The Shard Gong is London's highest bar. Part of the Shangri-La Hotel, the tallest hotel in Western Europe, Gong takes its name ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rake
London > Nightlife > Bars
14 Winchester Walk, Borough, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Great Tower Street
Beer is the draw here, over 100 different bottled kinds from all over the world squeezed into the compact space (said to be the smallest bar ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Great Tower Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Great Tower Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Old Billingsgate
London > Business > Venue Hire
Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 2 minutes from Great Tower Street
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 5 minutes from Great Tower Street
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
30 St Mary Axe - Top Floor Restaurant at The Gherkin
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 St Mary Axe, Aldgate, City, London EC3A | 6 minutes from Great Tower Street
... More
 
 
 
 

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Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 30th September 2014 

Tower Of London 5 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of ...More

 
Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red
Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red
Exhibitions | Until 11th November 2014 

Tower Of London 5 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

888,246 ceramic poppies, each representing a British and Colonial military fatality during the First World War, fill the dry moat ...More

 
A Knight's Tale
Kids Events | Until 27th October 2014 

Tower Of London 5 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

A costumed character tell stories about the life of Geoffrey Chaucer....More

Joao Onofre: DIE Featuring Unfathomable Ruination
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

The Gherkin or 30 St Mary Axe 6 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

An installation of the Portuguese artist's sculpture, a steel cube which features music from the London-based death metal group, Unfathomable ...More

Three Night Markets Art Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 16th October 2014 

City Hall 7 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

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HippopoThames: Florentijn Hofman Commission
HippopoThames: Florentijn Hofman Commission
Exhibitions | Until 3rd November 2014 

St Katharine Docks 8 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

HippopoThames, the 21-metre-long wooden hippo sculpture by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman created for the Totally Thames festival, has journeyed downriver ...More

 
The View From The Shard Tickets
The View From The Shard Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 30th September 2014 

The Shard 8 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is ...More

 
A Seesaw Only Works With Two
Theatre | Until 2nd November 2014 

Unicorn Theatre 8 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

Seesaw explores the push and pull of friendship....More

James Brawn
Concerts | On 30th September 2014 

Southwark Cathedral 8 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

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The First World War and the Bank of England
The First World War and the Bank of England
Exhibitions | Until 1st April 2015 

Bank of England Museum 8 minutes walk from Great Tower Street

The First World War and the Bank of England, taking place at the Bank of England Museum, looks at the ...More

 
 
 
 
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