William Square

 
 
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William Square, Southwark, London  
 

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  • Visitor Information

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

The nearest station to William Square is Limehouse which is about 8 minutes to the North West.

William Square is in the London area of Southwark.

 

LondonTown.com - William Square Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Canary Wharf Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Stepney Green Tube Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Wapping Overground Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
City Harbour NCP
 
25 minutes walk
 
City Quay Car Park
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring William Square on LondonTown.com

 
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THE BEST

Hotels near William Square

Near William Square
Hilton London Docklands Riverside Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £61  24% off
265 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 | 5 minutes from William Square
You can still feel the excitement and bustle of ships laden with goods, unloading their wares in London's Docklands. Now a burgeoning centre for some of ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Limehouse
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  27% off
469-475 The Highway, E1W | 7 minutes from William Square
Being just a bit out of the city centre this modern, hotel is popular with the budget traveller. It's close to Canary Wharf and Tower Bridge ... More
 
 
 
Four Seasons London Canary Wharf
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £140  27% off
46 Westferry Circus, E14 | 8 minutes from William Square
The ultra-modern towers of the Four Seasons Canary Wharf contain spacious, luxurious rooms and suites with every comfort available, including a giant marble bath, two-line speaker ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near William Square

Near William Square
Now On
Free Birds
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 19th to 25th Sep 2014
West India Quay Cineworld, 9-11 Hertsmere Road, Poplar, E14 | 12 minutes from William Square
A turkey called Reggie is pardoned from the carving table by the President of the United States. Soon after, Jake, founder member of the Turkey Freedom ...More
 
 
 
Now On
Lucy
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 22nd, 23rd, 24th and 25th Sep 2014 at 1pm, 3.15pm, 5.50pm and 8.15pm
West India Quay Cineworld, 9-11 Hertsmere Road, Poplar, E14 | 12 minutes from William Square
American twenty-something Lucy is kidnapped by Korean mob boss Mr Jang and forced to work as a drugs mule, carrying a consignment of a valuable synthetic ...More
 
 
 
Now On
The Guest
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 22nd to 25th Sep 2014 - Various Times
West India Quay Cineworld, 9-11 Hertsmere Road, Poplar, E14 | 12 minutes from William Square
Spencer Peterson and his wife Laura are devastated when their oldest son, Caleb, is killed during a tour of duty in Afghanistan. Caleb's siblings Anna and ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near William Square

Near William Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Troxy
London > Entertainment > Live Music
490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 9 minutes from William Square
This splendid 1930s art deco Grade II listed East End dance hall has a capacity of over 2,600 and prides itself as "London's most versatile venue". ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Half Moon Young People's Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
43 White Horse Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 21 minutes from William Square
An excellent youth theatre housed in an old Victorian townhouse, the Half Moon has been entertaining young Londoners since the mid-1970s. Occupying the former Limehouse Board ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Space
London > Entertainment > Live Music
269 Westferry Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 23 minutes from William Square
It's not all music hall these days down in the East End. This multi-arts centre on the Isle of Dogs gives the locals a chance to ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near William Square

The best museums, galleries, attractions near William Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Surrey Docks Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Rotherhithe Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 10 minutes from William Square
All the animals on this 2.2 acre city farm on the south bank of the river Thames in Rotherhithe are organically reared. Donkeys, goats and sheep ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Museum of London Docklands
London > Attractions > Museums
No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 12 minutes from William Square
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 14 minutes from William Square
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near William Square

The best shops and markets near William Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jubilee Place Mall
London > Shopping >
Bank Street, E14 | 17 minutes from William Square
Jubilee Place Mall, an underground shopping mall on the south side of Canary Wharf, offers shoppers a choice of fashion, pharmacies, cafes and restaurants. In November ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Billingsgate Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 19 minutes from William Square
Originally a general market for corn, coal, iron, wine, salt, pottery, fish and other goods, Billingsgate is now the only London-based market dedicated to fish. From ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The East End Thrift Store
London > Shopping > Clothing
Unit 1a Watermans Building, Assembly Passage, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 21 minutes from William Square
If you ever venture along Mile End Road towards Stepney Green, take a gander down Assembly Passage (opposite Blockbuster) and you'll come across this shining gem ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near William Square

What are the best dining options near William Square London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 3 minutes from William Square
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Figa Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
The Mosaic, 45 Narrow Street, , Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 4 minutes from William Square
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gaucho - Canary Wharf
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
29 Westferry Circus, Canary Wharf, , Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 8 minutes from William Square
The Gaucho Grill boasts the finest Argentine steak (Bife de Lomo) in London. The consistently high quality is spread throughout all nine of its London venues. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near William Square

Near William Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.1 miles from William Square
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2.2 miles from William Square
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 30 minutes from William Square
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near William Square

William Square gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Revolution Karting
London > Leisure > Activities
Arches 422-424 Mile End Park, Burdett Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 17 minutes from William Square
It's not exactly Formula 1 but get behind the wheel of a go-kart and you'll certainly feel like you're ready to give Lewis Hamilton a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Paintball Centre
London > Leisure > Activities
Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 21 minutes from William Square
This fab game emerged in 1980 and has taken the world by storm. Popular with adrenalin junkies, paintballing is an action-packed, mission-driven past-time that is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 29 minutes from William Square
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near William Square

The best pubs near London William Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 3 minutes from William Square
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 14 minutes from William Square
Once known as the 'Devil's Tavern' thanks to its delinquent clientele, the Prospect of Whitby is one of the oldest pubs in London - and the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wibbley Wobbley
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Greenland Dock, off Rope Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 18 minutes from William Square
Cute, unpretentious bar housed on a boat docked in the Thames. A world away from the bustling, brash mainstream bars, pubs and clubs of central London, is ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near William Square

William Square clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 13 minutes from William Square
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rhythm Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
16-18 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 28 minutes from William Square
Scuzzy venue on the outskirts of Shoreditch which looks like a crummycafe from the outside. Walk past the crowded plastic tables and chairsand through a discreet ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 34 minutes from William Square
Under the railway arches on Maltby Street is a food lover's paradise, filled with shops from the likes of St John Bakery, Monmouth Coffee, Kernel Brewery ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near William Square

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near William Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 12 minutes from William Square
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Business > Venue Hire
Wapping Hydrolic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 14 minutes from William Square
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 25 minutes from William Square
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, ... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for William Square

William Square, Wiliam Square
 
 

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Celtic Session With Alastaire Caplain
Concerts | Until 18th November 2014 

Jamboree 8 minutes walk from William Square

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Celtic Session Lead By Alastair Caplin
Concerts | Until 28th October 2014 

Jamboree 8 minutes walk from William Square

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Bridge
Bridge
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Museum of London Docklands 12 minutes walk from William Square

From Hungerford to Blackfriars, Westminster and Millennium, Bridge looks at how London's bridges have inspired artists and continue to provide ...More

 
Past And Present By Bridget McCrum
Exhibitions | Until 14th November 2014 

One Canada Square 15 minutes walk from William Square

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Sona Jobarteh
Concerts | On 23rd September 2014 

Canada Water Culture Space 18 minutes walk from William Square

Sona Jobarteh is the first female kora virtuoso from the prestigious West African Jobarteh Griot family. With her seven-piece band ...More

Belfry
Theatre | Until 4th October 2014 

The Space 23 minutes walk from William Square

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Book Club
Exhibitions | Until 25th November 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 24 minutes walk from William Square

A talk about a book....More

Girls' Book Club (Under 11s)
Exhibitions | Until 28th October 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 24 minutes walk from William Square

Especially for girls to get together to have fun with reading....More

Job Support Sessions
Exhibitions | Until 25th November 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 24 minutes walk from William Square

Learn skills you need to get back to work....More

The Factory Jam
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th November 2014 

The Rhythm Factory 1.45 miles from William Square

Open stage event....More

 
 
 
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