Sumner Street

 
 
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Sumner Street, Bankside, Southwark, London SE1 
 

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

The nearest station to Sumner Street is Southwark Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the South West.

Sumner Street is in the London area of Bankside.

 

LondonTown.com - Sumner Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Southwark Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
London Bridge Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Park
 
4 minutes walk
 
Union Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Free London Galleries

Tate Modern Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 9TG Housed in the former Bankside Power Station, Tate Modern pays homage to art from 1900 to...

 
 
London Museums and Galleries

Tate Modern Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 9TG The Turbine Hall, 20th century art, Matisse to Moore. Located along the banks of the River...

 
 
June 2009

Futurism Tate Modern, SE1 9TG 12th June 2009 - 20th September 2009 Key artists of the Futurism Italian art movement, which came to prominence before the First World...

 
 
Free London Galleries

Tate Modern Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 9TG Housed in the former Bankside Power Station, Tate Modern pays homage to art from 1900 to...

 
 
September 2008

Rothko Tate Modern, SE1 9TG 26th September 2008 - 1st February 2009 Taking Mark Rothko's canvasses of squared blocks of colour at face value, it can be hard...

 
 
London Calendar 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Sumner Street

Near Sumner Street
ibis Styles London Southwark Rose
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £59  31% off
43-47 Southwark Bridge Road, SE19HH | 2 minutes from Sumner Street
ibis Styles London Southwark Rose -formerly All Seasons is within walking distance of Globe Theatre, Borough Market, and Tate Modern. Nearby points of interest also include ... More
 
 
 
Novotel London City South
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £78  35% off
53 61 Southwark Bridge Road, SE1 | 2 minutes from Sumner Street
Opposite St Paul's Cathedral and right in the shadow of the Tate Modern Novotel is a short walk from the River Thames. With bright, airy rooms, ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Southwark
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £68  27% off
103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Sumner Street
Located in the bustling heart of London's arts scene, with the capital's finest theatres, concert halls and cinemas just a short stroll away, this is a ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Sumner Street

Near Sumner Street
Ends Today
'Art Southbank' The United Society of Artists 94th Annual Exhibition
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 11am-6pm
Bankside Gallery, 48 Hopton Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Sumner Street
The diverse collection of works encompasses a broad range of artistic responses from the purely aesthetic to the political and social....More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Electra
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th September to 20th December 2014
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 11 minutes from Sumner Street
Kristin Scott Thomas reunites with Ian Rickson following their acclaimed partnership last year on the revival of Harold Pinter's 'Old Times' to star in Electra, the ...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 | 13 minutes from Sumner 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
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Sumner Street

Near Sumner Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Sumner Street
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam Wanamaker. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sam Wanamaker Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
New Globe Walk, Bankside, SE1 | 3 minutes from Sumner Street
For the first time since it opened in 1997, Shakespeare's Globe has the facilities to present plays throughout the year at The Sam Wanamaker Theatre, a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Menier Chocolate Factory
London > Entertainment > Theatres
53 Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Sumner Street
Housed in a former chocolate factory, this innovative theatre has rapidly established itself as one of London's best. Since opening in 2004, it has had half-a-dozen ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Sumner Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Sumner Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Contemporary Applied Arts
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
89 Southwark Street, Fitzrovia, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Sumner Street
Founded in 1948 to promote and champion British craft, Contemporary Applied Arts operates a modern gallery space at 89 Southwark Street as a showcase of the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Sumner Street
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern Oil Tanks and Tate 2
London > Attractions >
Tate Modern, Bankside Power Station, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Sumner Street
A dramatic new development at the Tate Modern opens in the summer of 2012 as three 30x7 metre oil tanks display art in live form. The ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Sumner Street

The best shops and markets near Sumner Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Sumner Street
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
10 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Sumner Street
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine Pantry
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
1 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Sumner Street
The only wine shop in the world selling nothing but English wine, The Wine Pantry in Borough Market offers customers something quite unique. It may come ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Sumner Street

What are the best dining options near Sumner Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leon
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
7 Canvey Street, The Blue Fin Building, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Sumner Street
This branch of Leon is a great find, tucked away behind Tate Modern in IPC media's headquarters, The Blue Fin Building. Once you've fed the soul ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tsuru
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
4 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Sumner Street
Sushi boxes and fresh Japanese food is prepared by on-site chefs using ethically-sourced produce at this Bankside cafe. Yellowfin tuna is line caught and Scottish salmon ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Del Aziz, Bankside
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
5 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Sumner Street
Del'Aziz is a delicious all-round Mediterranean delicatessen and brasserie with several outlets in London. Whether you're after cakes and pastries, a healthy breakfast, a full-on cooked ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Sumner Street

Near Sumner Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 19 minutes from Sumner Street
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 25 minutes from Sumner Street
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 25 minutes from Sumner 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
 
 
 
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Leisure near Sumner Street

Sumner Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Agua Bathhouse and Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, SE1 | 8 minutes from Sumner Street
Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Bathhouse and Spa within Mondrian London at Sea Containers. Bringing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, SE1 | 10 minutes from Sumner 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 10 minutes from Sumner Street
Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Sumner Street

The best pubs near London Sumner Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Sumner Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Sumner 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Sumner Street
Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Sumner Street

Sumner Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Viva Verdi
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
6 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Sumner Street
Located just behind the Tate Modern is the delightful wine bar Viva Verdi where the prosciutto is served with piles of Palma ham, just like in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Sumner Street
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis Wine Wharf
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Sumner Street
Their extensive wine list is a veritable treat for connoisseurs and aspiring novices alike; there are 100 wines available by the glass and over 300 wines, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Sumner Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Sumner Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Sumner Street
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Sumner Street
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Mermaid
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Mermaid, Puddledock, City, London EC4V | 8 minutes from Sumner Street
The self-proclaimed best kept events secret in the City, the newly refurbished Mermaid events and conference centre in Blackfriars boasts a 600-seat theatre-style auditorium and numerous ... More
 
 
 
 

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Niki De Saint Phalle And Richard Serra
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

Works by two artists in the arte povera, or poor art, tradition using materials derived from industry and everyday life....More

Minimalism
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

An art exhibition curated by Helen Sainsbury, exploring the development of an aesthetic sensibility characterised by austerity and restraint....More

Nicholas Hlobo
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

Artworks which utilise craft techniques of stitching and weaving to express the challenges of talking openly about homosexuality in South ...More

Thomas Hirschhorn And Germaine Richier
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

Two contrasting sculptures that focus on the body, merging it with other forms. Curated by Matthew Gale....More

Arte Povera And Anti-Form
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

An art exhibition curated by Mark Godfrey and Helen Sainsbury, which explores how from the late 1960s many artists began ...More

Charlotte Posenenske
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

An exhibition curated by Jessica Morgan and Kyla McDonald, exploring the German artist's journey from geometric abstractions to free-standing industrial ...More

Pino Pascali
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

Mark Godfrey curates an exhibition of works by one of the most important 1960s Italian artists, who favoured using steel ...More

Chen Zhen And Leonilson: Objects For Mending
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

Works by two artists, one Chinese and one Brazilian, who struggled against serious illness and reflected that experience in their ...More

Bill Viola
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

Display of works by the pioneering video artist, best known for his 1993 piece Tiny Deaths. Recent works include Martyrs ...More

Beyond Painting
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Tate Modern 3 minutes walk from Sumner Street

Works exploring the constituent elements of putting paint on canvas, and the nature of a painting as an object in ...More

 
 
 
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