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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What's on in London 2016

Discover what's on in London 2016 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2016 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  33% 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 £63  34% 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 £120  41% 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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Events near Packington Square

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Boogie Cartel
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 29th April 2016 - 7pm-2am
The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
The outfit returns delivering straight-up disco, electro and soul....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Close Up
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 2nd May 2016 - 7pm-11pm
The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
A wondrous night of live music from local bands, comedy acts and spoken word....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Subjectivity
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 17th May 2016 - 7.30pm
The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Square
Thought-provoking conversation aiming to bridge the gap between gender, misunderstandings and differences in perspectives....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
... 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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
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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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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
 
 
 
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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

 
Pup
Concerts | On 29th April 2016 

The Lexington 1.4 miles from Packington Square

Energetic, punk-infused alt rock comes courtesy of the four-piece from Toronto, Canada....More

The Mix Up - The Ultimate Party
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 29th April 2016 

The Chapel Bar 1.49 miles from Packington Square

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The Mix Up - The Ultimate Strip Tease
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 29th April 2016 

The Chapel Bar 1.49 miles from Packington Square

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Quintessence by Renzo Spiteri
Music | On 29th April 2016 

LSO St Luke's 1.53 miles from Packington Square

The sound artist and performer presents a new experimental solo performance using improvisation and an array of acoustic instruments, large ...More

Earl Slick And Bernard Fowler Perform David Bowie's Station To Station
Concerts | On 29th April 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Packington Square

The guitarist and vocalist, plus accompanying musicians, collaborate to cover the David Bowie album, plus other Bowie songs....More

Bank Holiday Special - Leaving Party
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 29th April 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Packington Square

Garage across two rooms supplied by Scott Garcia, Sticky, Pied Piper & MC DT, Genius Cru, Sunship, Ray Hurley, Baffled, ...More

Off Yer Rocka Tour 2016
Concerts | On 29th April 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Packington Square

A showcase of upcoming rock acts, with performances by The Screaming Eagles, Trucker Diablo, Skam, Chase The Ace, Thirteen Stars ...More

Jules De Balincourt: Stumbling Pioneers
Exhibitions | Until 14th May 2016 

Victoria Miro 1.73 miles from Packington Square

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Magical Surfaces: The Uncanny In Contemporary Photography
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2016 

Parasol Unit 1.73 miles from Packington Square

This exhibition explores the uncanny in the photographic works of seven contemporary artists from two generations. Artists include: Sonja Braas, ...More

 
 
 
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