Packington Square

 
 
ADDRESS
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.

 

LondonTown.com - Packington Square Location Map

 
 
 
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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London's Best Events 2016

Find out the best London 2016 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2016 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
THE BEST

Events near Packington Square

Near Packington Square
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Birdheart
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 13th February 2016 at 7pm and 8.30pm
Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, N1 | 7 minutes from Packington Square
Animated theatre created by Julian Crouch and Saskia Lane, using a sheet of brown paper, found objects, shadows and a box of sand to explore transformation, ...More
 
 
 
Now On
Elves And The Shoemaker: Theatre Of Widdershins (Over 3s)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 11th to 14th Feb 2016 - Various Times
Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, N1 | 7 minutes from Packington Square
Children's puppet show....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Adult Puppetry Company: Course
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 15th Feb, 22nd Feb, 29th Feb, 7th Mar, 14th Mar and 21st Mar 2016 - 7.30pm-9.30pm
Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, N1 | 7 minutes from Packington Square
Create your own piece and improve puppetry skills....More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Packington Square

Near Packington Square
Mirth Control Islington. As Good As It Gets
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
125 Packington Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Packington Square
... More
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Meat People
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
4-6 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Packington Square

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
... More
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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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Baba Yaga's Hut Presents: Teeth Of The Sea + Ramleh
Concerts | On 13th February 2016 

Electrowerkz 1.56 miles from Packington Square

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Mandem On The Wall
Comedy | On 13th February 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Packington Square

The stars of E4's Youngers, Mandem On The Wall, perform tracks from their parody mix tape The Short Cut Home....More

Club De Fromage
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 13th February 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Packington Square

Residents and guests play pop and rock anthems....More

Burn Down The Disco: Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me: Smiths Special
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 13th February 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Packington Square

A feast of Morrissey and Smiths classics and rarities courtesy of residents and guests....More

Night Sheen
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 13th February 2016 

East Bloc 1.77 miles from Packington Square

The underground sounds of house, techno and electronica delivered by Josh Caffe, Hannah Holland and Polanski....More

Space Valentines Party
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 13th February 2016 

McQueen 1.8 miles from Packington Square

Love-themed club event for everyone to revel in, with party anthems and romantic house and techno to suit the mood. ...More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 13th February 2016 

Angel Comedy Club 1.81 miles from Packington Square

A nght of professional stand-up from award-winning comedians such as Jason Patterson, Nick Elleray, Ryan Cull, Chris Coltrane, Dimitri Bakanov. ...More

Scuba, Alan Fitxpatrick, Paul Woolford & Room 2: South London ordnance
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 13th February 2016 

XOYO 1.87 miles from Packington Square

Berlin-based DJ and producer Scuba returns with a host of hot talent in the dance music scene....More

Under My Feet. at Room 02
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 13th February 2016 

Club Aquarium 1.88 miles from Packington Square

Share the love on the dancefloor with Bleak Luminary, Sian Baker and Wolfhead as they dish out house and techno ...More

So Fresh So Clean Valentines Day
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 13th February 2016 

The Queen Of Hoxton 1.93 miles from Packington Square

A Single Ladies special with classic hip hop and R&B from the 90s with resident Harry Love....More

 
 
 
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