Union Street  

 
 
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Union Street, Southwark, SE1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Union Street is Borough Tube Station which is about 5 minutes to the South East.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

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

Railway Stations

 
London Bridge Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

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

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Mercure London Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £64  23% off
71-79 Southwark Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Union Street
This hotel in the Bankside area, just a five minute walk from London Bridge Tube station and Borough Market, offers good value for money. Walk from ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £87  34% off
2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Union Street
The Hilton London Bankside is a purpose built hotel with a four-storey glass atrium, 292 rooms and fitness centre, complete with swimming pool, and an opulent ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Southwark
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £67  28% off
103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Union 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 Union Street

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Now On
The Truth
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 30th Apr & 1st May and 3rd May to 7th May 2016 - Various Times
Menier Chocolate Factory, 53 Southwark Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Union Street
Lindsay Posner directs the UK premiere of Florian Zeller's coruscating portrait of marriages in crisis in which an adulterous husband discovers that his wife is embroiled ...More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Nordic Art And Its Discontents
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th November 2015 to 31st May 2016
Tate Modern, Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Union Street
This series of discussions looks at the Nordic welfare state model....More
 
 
 
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Ongoing
Performing for the Camera
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 18th February to 12th June 2016
Tate Modern, Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Union Street
Charting how performers and photographers have worked collaboratively for the past 150 years, Performing for the Camera brings together over 500 images, ...More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Menier Chocolate Factory
London > Entertainment > Theatres
53 Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Union 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roxy Bar & Screen
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
128-132 Borough High Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Union Street
The Roxy Bar and Screen on Borough High Street is an independent cinema which hosts monthly VJ/DJ nights and has a Popcorn Comedy night as well ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Jellyfish Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Marlborough Playground, 11-25 Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Union Street
London's first fully-functioning theatre made entirely from recycled and reclaimed materials was constructed over the summer of 2010 and will be open from late August through ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Union Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Union Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Contemporary Applied Arts
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
89 Southwark Street, Fitzrovia, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Union 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
 
 
 
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Alma Enterprises
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Union Street
After five years at 1 Vyner Street Alma Enterprises, the project-space which began as a base for successful young artists' collective 'Land', moved to this new ... More
 
 
 
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Tate Modern
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Union 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
 
 
 
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Shopping near Union Street

The best shops and markets near Union Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Union 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
 
 
 
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
10 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Union 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
 
 
 
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The Wine Pantry
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
1 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Union 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 Union Street

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Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Union Street
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The Goldsmith
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
96 Southwark Bridge Rd, SE1 | 2 minutes from Union Street
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Union Street Cafe
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Union Street
Classical North Italian cooking is the fare at the Union Street Cafe, a Borough restaurant owned by Gordon Ramsay (and, for a short time at least, ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Union Street

Near Union Street
The Art Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Mermaid Court, 165a Borough High Street, SE11HR | 6 minutes from Union Street
Art classes encompassing glass, metal, moulding and casting, life drawing and loads more.... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Union Street

Union Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Red Cross Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
76 Redcross Way, SE1 | 3 minutes from Union Street
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South of England Athletics Association
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4th Floor, Marathon House, 115 Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Union Street
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Colombo Centre
London > Leisure > Fitness
34 Colombo Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Union Street
Public Fitness Club ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Union Street

The best pubs near London Union Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Union Street
... More
 
 
 
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Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Union 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 Union 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
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Union Street

Union Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Union 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
Viva Verdi
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
6 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Union 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
The Distillery
London > Nightlife > Bars
Hilton London Bankside, 2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Union Street
Cocktails incorporating homemade aromatics hark back to the heritage of the site of The Distillery , the ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Union Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Union Street.
Jerwood Space
London > Business > Venue Hire
171 Union Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Union Street
The Jerwood name is synonymous with investing in the arts. Thanks to the tireless work of charitable organisation the Jerwood Foundation, large funds have been raised ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Union 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 | 6 minutes from Union Street
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
 

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Mayday Casino Royale
Exhibitions | On 1st May 2016 

The Yacht London 5 minutes walk from Union Street

Community & Lifestyle, Charity/Fundraising Event....More

Utopia 2016
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Union Street

To celebrate the 500th anniversary of Thomas More's inspirational text a host of contemporary artists present works inspired by the ...More

Botticelli and Treasures from the Hamilton Collection
Botticelli and Treasures from the Hamilton Collection
Exhibitions | Until 8th May 2016 

The Courtauld Institute Of Art 6 minutes walk from Union Street

The Hamilton Bible, widely considered one of the most important illuminated manuscripts in the world, returns to ...More

 
Bruegel in Black and White: Three Grisailles Reunited
Exhibitions | Until 8th May 2016 

The Courtauld Institute Of Art 6 minutes walk from Union Street

The only three surviving grisaille paintings, p ainted in shades of grey, by sixteenth century Netherlandish ...More

Pick Me Up
Pick Me Up
Exhibitions | Until 2nd May 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Union Street

Returning to the spectacular Somerset House for another year in April 2016, graphic art festival Pick Me Up celebrates design, ...More

 
Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition
Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 8th May 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Union Street

Five hundred of the best professional and amateur contemporary photography from around the world, chosen by the Sony World Photography ...More

 
Celebrating 70 Years Of Great Art: Kate Paterson
Exhibitions | Until 22nd May 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Union Street

The commissioned artist presents a mirror ball comprising images of nearly every solar eclipse that's been documented by humankind; through ...More

Pick Me Up: Graphic Arts Festival 2016
Exhibitions | Until 2nd May 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Union Street

Emerging artists and established industry names will showcase all forms of graphic art, including illustration, animation and 3-D installations....More

Venturing Beyond: Graffiti And The Everyday Utopias Of The Street
Exhibitions | Until 2nd May 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Union Street

Contrasting against the traditionally-held belief that graffiti is commonly thought of as 'glorified vandalism', this exhibition will showcase the specially-commissioned ...More

 
 
 
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