Local Landmarks in Tower Hamlets

 
The Tower of London Tower Hill
disabled access The Tower of London was established in 1066 by William the Conqueror, to keep hostile Londoners at bay. Yet it wasn't until 1220 that the royal palace went through a major expansi...
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Christ Church, Spitalfields Spitalfields
Christ Church Spitalfields is a Grade 1 listed building that has been saved from dereliction and restored through generous financial support from public and private funds. The...
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Regent's Canal Tower Hamlets wide
disabled access Regent's Canal is one of the gorgeous getaways in London. An eight and a half mile stretch of waterway that leads from Docklands to Islington and Camden Town, from there it goes...
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One Canada Square Canary Wharf
disabled access One Canada Square (often incorrectly called Canary Wharf, after its location) is a skyscraper in Canary Wharf, London. It was the tallest building in the United Kingdom from 1991...
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HMS Belfast Tower Hill
About HMS Belfast Built by Messrs Harland & Wolff of Belfast in 1936, Anne Chamberlain, wife of the then Prime Minister launched Belfast on St Patrick's Day 1938. After fitting...
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The O2 Borough outskirts
disabled access The O2, visually typeset in branding as The O2, is a large entertainment district on the Greenwich peninsula in South East London, England, including an indoor arena, a music...
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Tower Bridge Borough outskirts
disabled access London's Tower Bridge is one of the most recognizable bridges in the world. Its Victorian Gothic style stems from a law that forced the designers to create a structure that would...
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The Shard Borough outskirts
The Shard is the tallest building in the European Union and the second-tallest in Europe after the Mercury City Tower in Moscow. The Shard was designed by architect Renzo Piano...
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North Isle of Dogs and Canary Wharf walk Canary Wharf
disabled access Take the North Isle of Dogs and Canary Wharf walk and visit(print out the map given on the link above: Dock Police Cottages Dockmasters House West India Quay Warehous...
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The Gherkin Borough outskirts
30 St Mary Axe, affectionately known as the 'Gherkin', is a landmark curvilinear 40-storey office building in the heart of London's financial centre and is unlike any other ever...
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Thames to Greenwich walk Borough outskirts
disabled access Take the North Thames to Greenwich walk and visit (print out the map given on the link: Limekiln Dock Canary Riverside Westferry Circus Traffic Light Tree ...
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Cutty Sark Tower Hamlets wide
Cutty Sark is the last surviving tea clipper and the fastest and greatest of her time. Venture aboard and beneath one of the world's most famous ships; walk along the decks in...
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Sutton House Borough outskirts
Tudor house surviving in the heart of a thriving East London community Built in 1535 by prominent courtier of Henry VIII, Sir Ralph Sadleir, Sutton House retains much of the...
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The House Mill Bromley by Bow
The House Mill is a grade 1 listed 18th century tidal mill set in a beautiful riverside location in the heart of London's East End. Originally built in 1776, on an existing pre-Do...
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