Packington Street

 
 
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Packington Street, Islington, London N1 
 

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  • Visitor Information

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

The nearest station to Packington Street is Essex Road Railway Station which is about 5 minutes to the North East.

Packington Street is in the London area of Islington.

 

LondonTown.com - Packington Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best 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 Packington Street

Near Packington Street
Hilton London Islington Hotel London
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £83  24% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Street
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
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington London
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £59  26% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 11 minutes from Packington Street
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ...More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel London
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £55  39% off
Central Street, EC1V | 12 minutes from Packington Street
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
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Packington Street

Near Packington Street
Cindermouse: Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ends Today
Cindermouse: Little Angel Theatre
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th November 2014 to 1st February 2015 - Various Times
The Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
A host of colourful glove and rod puppet characters travel to the land of mice where hardworking little Cindermouse, the down-to-earth daughter of a struggling clockmaker, ...More
 
 
 
The Hot Rock Plgrims London
Today Only
The Hot Rock Plgrims
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 1st February 2015 - 2.30pm-6pm
Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1 | 11 minutes from Packington Street
...More
 
 
 
Hangover Lounge London
Today Only
Hangover Lounge
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 1st February 2015 - 5pm-9pm
The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Road, N1 | 13 minutes from Packington Street
Hangover Lounge is the place to eat Sunday lunch, drink hair of the dog, meet like-minded souls, read the papers and make idle chit chat all ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Packington Street

Near Packington Street
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
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 King's Head London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
London's original pub theatre is located in the back room at the The King's Head. It was founded in 1970 by the pub's owner, Dan Crawford, ...More
 
 
 
The Screen on the Green London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the dinky Screen on ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Packington Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Packington Street
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
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 Islington Metal Works London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 8 minutes from Packington Street
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ...More
 
 
 
Victoria Miro London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Miro
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
16 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 9 minutes from Packington Street
The Victoria Miro originally opened in Cork Street in London, W1, in 1985. The gallery moved to its present location in 16 Wharf Road, Islington, in ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Packington Street

The best shops and markets near Packington Street
Cass Art London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
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
 
 
 
Cass Art Islington London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art Islington
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ...More
 
 
 
Jewel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jewel
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Packington Street
A showcase for two jewellery designers Lesley Vik Waddell and Kirt Holmes, this is a very pretty little shop and is filled with deliciously frivolous trinkets ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Packington Street

What are the best dining options near Packington Street London?
Meat People London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Meat People
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
4-6 Essex Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
Modern European Cuisine...More
 
 
 
Wenlock & Essex London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wenlock & Essex
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
18-26 Essex Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
British Cuisine...More
 
 
 
Giraffe London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Giraffe
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
29-31 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
The family friendly Giraffe restaurants really appeal to their target audience: kids. But that doesn't mean adults won't enjoy their bright colours ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Packington Street

Near Packington Street
LSO St Luke's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from Packington 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
 
 
 
City Journalism London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from Packington 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
 
 
 
London Wine Academy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 20 minutes from Packington Street
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Packington Street

Packington Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
London Fencing Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 15 minutes from Packington Street
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ...More
 
 
 
London Dance Academy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 15 minutes from Packington Street
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ...More
 
 
 
Spa Fields Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, EC1R | 17 minutes from Packington Street
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Packington Street

The best pubs near London Packington Street.
The Old Queen's Head London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
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
 
 
 
Duke of Cambridge London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Packington Street
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
 
 
 
The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Packington Street
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Packington Street

Packington Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Colebrookes London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Packington Street
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
 
 
 
Hoxley & Porter London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Packington Street
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ...More
 
 
 
Pisco Embassy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Packington Street
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Packington Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Packington Street.
Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Packington Street
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
 
 
 
Business Design Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Packington Street
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ...More
 
 
 
Union Chapel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 10 minutes from Packington Street
...More
 
 
 
 

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Angel Comedy
Comedy | Until 15th February 2015 

Camden Head 4 minutes walk from Packington Street

New act and material night featuring guest performers....More

Nipsey Hussle
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

O2 Academy Islington 7 minutes walk from Packington Street

The DJ/producer plays electronic dance music....More

The Hot Rock Plgrims
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

Union Chapel 11 minutes walk from Packington Street

...More

Hangover Lounge
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 1st February 2015 

The Lexington 13 minutes walk from Packington Street

Hangover Lounge is the place to eat Sunday lunch, drink hair of the dog, meet like-minded souls, read the papers ...More

Swinging Sundays
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

The Lexington 13 minutes walk from Packington Street

Benoit Viellefon and his orchestra perform energetic, 1920s-style music including swing, Gypsy jazz and chanson....More

Betty's Book Club
Leisure | On 1st February 2015 

The Proud Archivist 16 minutes walk from Packington Street

Book club discussing one non-fiction book a month that has been published in the last couple of years....More

Laurence Corns
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

The Nightjar Bar 16 minutes walk from Packington Street

Swing-jazz by the London-based singer-guitarist....More

Calçotada Festival Comes To Morito
Leisure | Until 22nd February 2015 

Morito 17 minutes walk from Packington Street

Morito, one of London's most innovative tapas restaurants, is continuing the festive spirit into the New Year by celebrating Catalonia's ...More

Keyboard Conversation: Russian Rapture: Tchaikovsky & Rachmaninov
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

Kings Place 20 minutes walk from Packington Street

Internationally acclaimed American pianist Jeffrey Siegel performs Tchaikovsky's charming Humoreske and Rachmaninov's celebrated C-Sharp Minor Prelude with Q&A sessions....More

LCMS: Busch Ensemble
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

Kings Place 20 minutes walk from Packington Street

The Busch Ensemble perform Schubert's Notturno in E Flat D, Beethoven's Piano Trio in E Flat No 2 and Dvorak's ...More

 

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May in London 2015
May in London 2015

Bend It Like Beckham goes from screen to London stage in May 2015, just one of the LondonTown top ...More

 
Family Friendly Events in London
Family Friendly Events in London

This February half-term, from Monday 16th until Friday 20th February 2015, children can meet the animal actors of the ...More

 
Artful Badger's Love & Lightning Valentine's Ball
Artful Badger's Love & Lightning Valentine's Ball
Exhibitions | 13th February 2015 - 14th February 2015 

The Vaults, Arch 233

After the success of the Arts of Hearts Ball in 2014, the Artful Badger collective once again present a Valentine's ...More

 
Adventures Of The Black Square: Abstract Art And Society 1915-2015
Adventures Of The Black Square: Abstract Art And Society 1915-2015
Exhibitions | Until 6th April 2015 

Whitechapel Gallery

Follow a century of Abstract art from 1915 to today, shedding new light on the evolution of geometric abstraction. Adventures ...More

 
London Fashion Week
London Fashion Week
Shopping | 20th February 2015 - 24th February 2015 

Somerset House

Over 70 designers are confirmed to show at London Fashion Week which, alongside New York, Paris and Milan, is one ...More

 
The Districts
The Districts
Concerts | On 3rd February 2015 

The 100 Club

The four-piece band who hail from Pennsylvania and who caused a sensation at SXSW last year comes to London's celebrated ...More

 
#AYGInLove Pop Up Shop
#AYGInLove Pop Up Shop
Seasonal | 11th February 2015 - 14th February 2015 

315 Lillie Road

The team behind Antiques Young Guns, a movement that aims to promote young people working with antiques, are hosting an ...More

 
The Tommy Tucker
The Tommy Tucker
Opened January 2015 

Award-winning chef Claude Compton, together with Jim Morris and George McCabe - the team behind critically acclaimed neighbourhood restaurant Claude's ...More

 
Zetter Townhouse Marylebone
Opens 1st February 2015 

Mark Sainsbury and Michael Benyon's Zetter Group - which owns the Zetter and Zetter Townhouse, famous for ...More

The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
Opened Mid-January 2015 

Situated in the basement below Central & Co, on Great Marlborough Street, The Cocktail Trading Co Development Bar & Table, ...More

 
 
 
 
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