Packington Square  

 
 
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Packington Square, Islington, London N1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Packington Square is Essex Road Railway Station which is about 7 minutes to the North West.

Packington Square is in the London area of Islington.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Old Street Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  22% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 8 minutes from Packington Square
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £59  41% off
Central Street, EC1V | 10 minutes from Packington Square
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £130  36% off
151-157 City Road, EC1V | 12 minutes from Packington Square
M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City is more than just a luxury hotel, it is a symbol of the pioneering spirit of London. Located near ... More
 
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Canal Festival
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 4th September 2016
City Road Basin, London, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
The annual one-day Angel Canal Festival is based around the City Road Lock on the peaceful Regent's Canal in Islington and features all sorts of attractions ...More
 
 
 
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Mirth Control Islington. As Good As It Gets
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
125 Packington Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Packington Square
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The Lighthouse
London > Entertainment >
190 New North Road, Canonbury Yard, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
The Lighthouse in Canonbury is the 5,000 square feet studio space run by creative agency ditto who run regular events including a monthly storytelling session and ... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Packington Square
The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Packington Square

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Packington Square
LAARC
London > Attractions > Museums
Mortimer Wheeler House, 46 Eagle Wharf Road, Hoxton, Hoxton, London N1 | 3 minutes from Packington Square
London's archaeology library. May need appointment to arrange access. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
 
 
 
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Packington Square
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Packington Square

The best shops and markets near Packington Square
Julie Arkell
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
46 Linton Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Square
Paper mache... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art Islington
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ... More
 
 
 
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Cass Art
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
The flagship store of this art mini-chain stocks something for everyone from the eager beginnner to the consumate expert - water colours, oils, drawing and much ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Packington Square

What are the best dining options near Packington Square London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Packington Square
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
North Star
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
188-190 New North Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Meat People
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
4-6 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Packington Square

Near Packington Square
City Academy
London > Education > Arts and Drama
35 Britannia Row, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Packington Square
City Academy is a performing arts schools which runs evening and weekend dancing, singing, acting and modelling classes with top professionals from theatre, film, television and ... More
 
 
 
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Packington Square gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Arlington Square Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Arlington Square, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Packington Square
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Thames River Adventures
London > Leisure >
River Thames & Regents Canal, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
Danny Gillard and his team at Thames River Adventures offer kayak tours of the river Thames and London's canals. Early risers can see the city before ... More
 
 
 
Esporta
London > Leisure > Fitness
Islington Green, 27 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Packington Square
Fitness Club ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Packington Square

The best pubs near London Packington Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Packington Square
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
William IV
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 6 minutes from Packington Square
Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Packington Square

Packington Square clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
 
 
 
Babushka
London > Nightlife > Bars
188 New North Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
Bar ... More
 
 
 
The Living Room
London > Nightlife > Bars
18-26 Essex Road, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
Big screen telly on premises.... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Packington Square

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Packington Square.
The London Art House
London > Business > Venue Hire
2-18 Britannia Row, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Packington Square
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
 

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Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2016 

Guildhall Art Gallery 18 minutes walk from Packington Square

For two years acclaimed British photographer Martin Parr was the City of London's official photographer-in-residence. Between 2013 and 2015 ...More

 
Patrick Alan's Righteous Ten Press
Concerts | Until 28th August 2016 

The Piano Works 19 minutes walk from Packington Square

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Sailor Jerry Hotel Street
Sailor Jerry Hotel Street
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th September 2016 

The Well 23 minutes walk from Packington Square

If you're all rooftopped out, get yourself to The Well this summer for the Sailor Jerry Hotel Street pop-up, which ...More

 
Vamos Cuba!
Vamos Cuba!
Dance | Until 21st August 2016 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 1.37 miles from Packington Square

Set in the chaos of Havana airport, the acclaimed Cuban choreographer Nilda Guerra presents a show which mixed traditional and ...More

 
Digital Technology Group Concert
Concerts | On 31st July 2016 

LSO St Luke's 1.53 miles from Packington Square

A collaboration of electronic music with composer James Moriarty....More

A Tribute to Dr Strange
A Tribute to Dr Strange
Seasonal | Until 1st October 2016 

The Queen Of Hoxton 1.93 miles from Packington Square

The Queen of Hoxton Rooftop has been transformed once again for its summer residency, A Tribute to Dr Strange. The ...More

 
Noel Coward & Friends Live In Las Vegas
Theatre | Until 31st July 2016 

The King's Head 1.96 miles from Packington Square

An affectionate tribute to Noel Coward, Ivor Novello and Gertrude Lawrence, that premiered at the Edinburgh Festival in 2015....More

The Last Days of Shoreditch
The Last Days of Shoreditch
Foodie Events | Until 28th August 2016 

Red Market 1.99 miles from Packington Square

The much-loved Red Market is back for its sixth year in 2016, returning to Shoreditch for possibly the last time. ...More

 
Cargo Presents: Prismatic
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 18th December 2016 

Cargo 2.12 miles from Packington Square

A weekly Sunday night party featuring hip hop, house and R&B from resident DJs....More

 
 
 
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