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The Wapping Project Bankside  

 
 
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65a Hopton Street, Bankside, London SE1 9LR
 
 
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Tue to Sat 10am-6pm, Mon by appointment
 

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Dr Jules Wright, founder and owner of The Wapping Project, has opened up a second gallery space - the Wapping Project Bankside. Located next to Tate Modern, this South Bank art gallery is dedicated to exhibitions of both up-and-coming and established photographic talent.

 

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Southwark Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
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Union Car Park
 
4 minutes walk
 
Union Car Parks
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London Southwark
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £73  41% off
103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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
 
 
 
Hilton London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £108  32% off
2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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
 
 
 
CitizenM London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel
20 Lavington S, SE1 | 3 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
From comfy king sized beds and an international plug system to free movies and complimentary WiFi, the citizen London Bankside hotel promises to offer its guests ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Art Galleries nearest The Wapping Project Bankside

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Bankside Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
48 Hopton Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from The Wapping Project Bankside
Bankside Gallery is the home of the Royal Watercolour Society and the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers - the oldest societies of their kind in the world. ... More
 
 
 
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Tate Modern
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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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Tate Modern: The Tanks
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Tate Modern, Bankside Power Station, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
A dramatic new development at Tate Modern, we got our first glimpse inside The Tanks in summer 2012 - revealed as part of ... More
 
 
 
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One Blackfriars
London > Attractions > Sights
1-16 Blackfriars Road, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Shortlisted for the 2015 World Architecture Festival Awards before it was even completed, One Blackfriars - or 'The Vase' - ... More
 
 
 
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Millennium Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
River Thames, City, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
This sleek, £18.2million 325m steel footbridge designed by Sir Norman Foster spans the River Thames between St Paul's Cathedral in the City and the Tate Modern ... More
 
 
 
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Oxo Tower Wharf
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Bargehouse Street, Off Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Originally a power station, later a reprocessing plant owned by the Oxo Company, the bold, Art Deco Oxo Tower was marked out as ripe for demolition ... More
 
 
 
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Dora Maar
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 20th November 2019 to 15th March 2020
The Wapping Project Bankside, Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
The Surrealist artist and photographer Dora Maar, lover to Pablo Picasso for eight or nine years, is celebrated as an artist in her own right at ...More
 
 
 
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Hyundai Commission: Kara Walker
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 2nd October 2019 to 5th April 2020 - Various Times
The Wapping Project Bankside, Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
A large-scale installation by the New York-based artist, entitled Fons Americanus, transforming the Turbine Hall to reflect her concerns regarding race, sexuality and violence....More
 
 
 
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Playing Shakespeare With Deutsche Bank Macbeth
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 26th Feb, 29th Feb, 5th Mar, 7th Mar, 14th Mar, 19th Mar and 21st Mar 2020 - Various Times
The Wapping Project Bankside, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, SE1 | 5 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
A psychological thriller examining the dangers of political ambition based on the Shakespeare tragedy and suitable for family audiences....More
 
 
 
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Curzon Mondrian
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Situated within Mondrian London, Curzon Mondrian is a 56-seat cinema run by the independent cinema company from Friday evenings through to Sunday. Screenings include new releases, ... More
 
 
 
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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
 
 
 
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The Union Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
229 Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
The Union Theatre was set up by actor/producer Sacha Regan in 1998 in an old paper warehouse and with the help of a Prince's Youth Business ... More
 
 
 
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Oxo Tower and Gabriel's Wharf
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
As you stare across the river at this bustling, stylish, multi-faceted venue, it’s hard to believe that this riverside warehouse was once a reprocessing plant for ... More
 
 
 
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O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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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Burnt Lemon Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Flat Iron Square, 68 Union Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Founded by chef and baker Matthew Dryden in early 2016, Burnt Lemon Bakery is serious about sourdough breads, made exclusively with organic flours milled in the ... More
 
 
 
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Tibits Bankside
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
124 Southwark Street, SE1 | 1 minute from The Wapping Project Bankside
Seventeen years after opening their first London restaurant tibits, whose Heddon Street restaurant is one of London's best known food destinations for ... More
 
 
 
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Cafe 2 (Tate Modern)
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
Second floor, Tate Modern, Sumner Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
A brasserie at Tate Modern. It's really good! No really, given the lack of choice around here you might expect average to good food at extortionate ... More
 
 
 
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Cafe Level Seven
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
Tate Modern, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Extremely swish International Cuisine in a magnificent setting looking out over the Blade of Light bridge, the Thames and the centre of town. This superior eaterie ... More
 
 
 
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Mimo London
London > Education > Cookery Courses
1 Cathedral Street, Borough Market, SE1 | 10 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
In a historic building next to Borough Market, husband and wife team Jon and Nicole Warren have set up the second branch of Mimo, their cookery ... More
 
 
 
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 13 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
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Career Energy
London > Education > Career Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 16 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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
 
 
 
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Agua Spa London
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Sea Containers London, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Spa within Sea Containers London. Bringing a new concept ... More
 
 
 
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Bernie Spain Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Located between Oxo Tower Wharf and Gabriel's Wharf, Bernie Spain Gardens is a pleasant green space to stop off on a riverside walk along the South ... More
 
 
 
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Chang's Hapkido Academy
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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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Doggett's Coat and Badge
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Blackfriars Bridge, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Functional, multi-purpose pub whose saving grace is its excellent Southbank location and views of the river. Doggett's Coat and Badge could hardly be described as a ... More
 
 
 
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Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
... More
 
 
 
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Mc & Sons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
160 Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Very much a family affair, with roots in Ireland, Mc & Sons is an Irish boozer serving Thai food. ... More
 
 
 
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The Distillery
London > Nightlife > Bars
Hilton London Bankside, 2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Cocktails incorporating homemade aromatics hark back to the heritage of the site of The Distillery , the ... More
 
 
 
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Viva Verdi
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
6 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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
 
 
 
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Lyaness
London > Nightlife > Bars
Sea Containers London, 20 Upper Ground, SE1 | 4 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
Pioneering mixology maestro Ryan Chetiyawardana shook the industry as hard as he shakes his cocktails in 2018 when he announced the closure of his ... More
 
 
 
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Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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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The Mermaid
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Mermaid, Puddledock, City, London EC4V | 6 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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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Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from The Wapping Project Bankside
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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Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen
Exhibitions | Until 11th May 2020 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

He's the only UK artist to have won both the Turner Prize and an Oscar, and in spring 2020 '12 ...More

 
Dora Maar
Dora Maar
Exhibitions | Until 15th March 2020 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

The Surrealist artist and photographer Dora Maar, lover to Pablo Picasso for eight or nine years, is celebrated as an ...More

 
Dora Maurer
Dora Maurer
Exhibitions | Until 5th July 2020 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

The playful works of Dora Maurer come to Tate Modern this summer in what will be the first UK survey ...More

 
Hyundai Commission: Kara Walker
Exhibitions | Until 5th April 2020 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

A large-scale installation by the New York-based artist, entitled Fons Americanus, transforming the Turbine Hall to reflect her concerns regarding ...More

Ed Ruscha
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2020 

Tate Modern 2 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

Works by Nebraska-born painter and printmaker, now resident in Los Angeles, which illustrate his love of dissonance, irony and humour....More

Women Beware Women
Theatre | Until 18th April 2020 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 5 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

Two young women are corrupted by male desire, ruined by their own dark impulses and betrayed by their own sex ...More

The Boy Friend
Theatre | Until 7th March 2020 

Menier Chocolate Factory 7 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

Young ladies attending Madame Dubonnet's finishing school in the south of France burst into song in the first major London ...More

Trevor Nelson's Soul Nation
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 22nd February 2020 

Omeara 7 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

A night of classic soul and R&B club anthems from the 1980s through to the 2000s from the DJ and ...More

Nora: A Doll's House
Theatre | Until 21st March 2020 

The Young Vic 8 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

Elizabeth Freestone directs a Young Vic and Citizens Theatre co-production of Stef Smith's drama, which reframes Ibsen's brutal portrait of ...More

Endgame
Endgame
Theatre | Until 28th March 2020 

Old Vic Theatre 9 minutes walk from The Wapping Project Bankside

Alan Cumming and Daniel Radcliffe take to The Old Vic stage this January to star in Samuel Becket's Endgame. Oscar-nominated ...More

 

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