E7 8RA
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Tourism

Tourist Information Centres

Greenwich Tourist Information Centre
4.59 mi
Pepys House, 2 Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, London, SE10 9LW
Phone: 0870 608 2000
Email: tic@greenwich.gov.uk

Southwark Tourist Information Centre
6.58 mi
Southwark Tourist Information Centre, Level 2 Information Desk, Tate Modern, Bankside, SE1 9TG
Phone: 020 7401 5266
Email: tourisminfo@southwark.gov.uk

Waterloo Tourist Information Centre
7.21 mi
London Visitor Centre, Arrivals Hall, Waterloo Int Terminal, London, SE1 7LT
Phone: 020 7620 1550
Email: london.visitorcentre@iceplc.com

Libraries

Green Street Library
0.45 mi
341-347 Green Street, London, E13 9AR
Phone: 02084724101
www.newham.gov.uk

East Ham Library
0.78 mi
High Street South, London, E6 6EL
Phone: 02084303648
www.newham.gov.uk

The Gate Library
0.95 mi
4 Woodgrange Road, London, E7 0QH
Phone: 02084303838
www.newham.gov.uk

Leisure Centres

East Ham Leisure Centre
0.84 mi
324 Barking Road, London, E6 2RT
Phone: 020 85485850
Atherton Leisure Centre
1.26 mi
189 Romford Road, London, E15 4JF
Phone: 0208-536-5500
Balaam Leisure Centre
1.45 mi
Balaam Street, London, E13 8AQ
Phone: 0207-476-5274
Newham Leisure Centre
1.62 mi
281 Prince Regent Lane, London, E13 8SD
Phone: 0207-511-4477
Arc In The Park
1.78 mi
Hermit Road Park Bethell Avenue, London, E16 4JT
Phone: 020 75114253

Golf Courses

Ilford Golf Club
1.69 mi
291 Wanstead Park Road, Ilford, IG1 3TR
Phone: 020 85542930
www.ilfordgolfclub.com
Club Type:Members
Course Type:Parkland
Driving Range:No
Number of Holes:18 Hole
Yardage:5299
Par:67

Riverside Golf Club
4.38 mi
Summertonway, Eltham, SE28 8PP
Phone: 020 8310 7975
N/A
Club Type:Members
Course Type:Parkland
Driving Range:Yes
Number of Holes:9 Hole
Yardage:5462
Par:70
Wanstead Golf Club
2.15 mi
Overton Drive, Chingford, E11 2LW
Phone: 02089 893938
N/A
Club Type:Members
Course Type:Parkland
Driving Range:No
Number of Holes:18 Hole
Yardage:6109
Par:69


Pubs

The Green Man
0.15 mi
190 Plashet Grove, London, E6 1DA
Phone: 0208-472-0316
The Duke Of Fife
0.24 mi
350 Katherine Road, London, E7 8NW
Phone: 0208-472-0963
Stardust Ltd
0.33 mi
233-235 High St North, London, E6 1JG
Phone: 0208-503-5036
Ruskin Arms
0.37 mi
386 High St North, London, E12 6PH
Phone: 0208-472-0377
Overdraft Tavern Ltd
0.37 mi
202 High Street North, London, E6 2JA
Phone: 0208-471-3585

Cinemas

Boleyn Cinema
0.72 mi
, , E6 1PW
Phone: 0208 4714884
UCI The Filmworks
3.73 mi
Bugsby's Way, London, SE10 0QJ
Phone: 0870-010-2030
ABC Cinemas
3.75 mi
60 High Road, E18, , E18 2QL
Phone: 0208 9893463
Genesis Entertainment Ltd
4.26 mi
93-95 Mile End Road, London, E1 4UJ
Phone: 0207-780-2000
Genesis Cinema
4.47 mi
93 Mile End Rd, E1, , E1 4UY
Phone: 0207 7802000

Churches

St Lazarus & St Andrews Orthodox Church
0.08 mi
Rutland Road, London, E7 8PH
Phone: 020 84722075

Full Gospel Hall
0.25 mi
Plashet Grove, London, E6 1AA
Phone: 020 84716589

Mahalaksmi Temple
0.33 mi
272 High Street North, London, E12 6SA
Phone: 020 85525082


Shopping Centres

The Exchange Mall
1.79 mi
The Exchange Mall Ilford IG1 1RS, Ilford , IG11RS
Phone: 020 8553 3000
http://www.exchangeilford.com/

Situated right in the heart of Ilford, The Exchange houses over 80 stores, cafs and independent boutiques. Indulge in some serious retail therapy, pick up all your household essentials or pamper yourself at one of the Centre's health and beauty specialists.Choose from over 80 stores including high street favouritesand independent boutiques stocking all your favourite specialist and designer goods.Find all the latest new looks, stock up on your favourite home essentials or grab luxury gifts for all your loved ones, the choice is yours at The Exchange.At The Exchange Ilford parking is easy, safe and secure. There are 1200 parking spaces on 6 colour-coded levels included Disabled and Mother & Baby spaces on levels 1 and 3.


Westfield Stratford City
2.19 mi
, Stratford, E201EJ
Phone: 020 8221 7330
http://uk.westfield.com/stratfordcity/

Westfield Stratford City[4] is a shopping centre in Stratford, London, owned by the Westfield Group.[5] The centre opened on 13 September 2011.[6][7] With a total retail floor area of 1,883,700 square feet (175,000 m2),[3] it is one of the largest urban shopping centres in Europe. It is the 3rd largest shopping centre in the United Kingdom by retail space behind the MetroCentre and the Trafford Centre. Taking the surrounding shopping area into account, it is the largest urban shopping centre in the European Union in terms of size.[8]

Lewisham Shopping Centre
5.95 mi
Lewisham Centre London SE13 7HB, London , SE137HB
Phone: 020 8852 0094
http://www.lewishamshopping.co.uk/

We've over 65 shops in Lewisham shopping, covering the best of the high street names as well as some more specialised stores. So, if you're looking for fashion, beauty, something for the house, or the latest gadget, we've probably got it right here.Lewisham shopping centre is easy to find - we're in the heart of Lewisham Town Centre and easily accessible by car and public transport.


Family Attractions and Theme Parks

London Dungeon
28-34 Tooley Street Bridge, SE12SZ (6 mi)
https://www.thedungeons.com/london
Deep in the heart of London, buried beneath the paving stones of historic Southwark, lies the world's most chillingly famous horror attraction. The London Dungeon brings more than 2,000 years of gruesomely authentic history vividly back to life.

Coca-Cola London Eye
Riverside Bldg, County Hall, Westminster Bridge Rd, SE17PB (7.5 mi)
https://www.londoneye.com/
Today, the British Airways London Eye has become, quite literally, the way the world sees London. It is one of the most spectacular and popular attractions in the world, drawing visitors from far and wide.

Dali Universe
County Hall, Riverside Building, SE17PB (7.5 mi)
Phone: +44 (0)20 7981 2550
http://www.thedaliuniverse.com/en/exhibitions/the-dali-universe-london
Located on London's vibrant South Bank with a waterfront vista overlooking the Palace of Westminster and Big Ben, County Hall Gallery makes its home in the historic County Hall, next to the BA London Eye. Join us for the Dali centenary in 2004 as the Dali universe celebrates 100 years since the birth of our mad protagonist - Salvador Dali! County Hall Gallery is passionate about the life and art of surreal genius, Salvador Dal, and strives to enrich young minds with our knowledge of the art, as well as the artist.

Ripleys Believe It Or Not!
1 Piccadilly Circus, W1J0DA (7.9 mi)
http://ripleyslondon.com/
Welcome to the world of Ripley's Believe it or Not, London's biggest new attraction.Situated in the heart of the West End at 1 Piccadilly Circus, the attraction houses over 800 authentic, original and unbelievable exhibits spread over 5 floors, from a four-metre long model of Tower Bridge made out of matchsticks, the World's Smallest Car and an upside down tea party to the world's tallest man and a Mini Cooper encrusted with 1,000,000 Swarovski crystals.

London Aquarium
County Hall, Riverside Building, Westminster, SE17PB (7.5 mi)
Phone: +44 (0)871 663 1678
We know more about the surface of the moon than we do about the underwater world covering two-thirds of our planet. With over 50 living displays and a host of underwater life, join the London Aquarium on a journey into this great unknown.

London Aquarium
County Hall, Riverside Building, Westminster, SE17PB (7.5 mi)
Phone: +44 (0)871 663 1678
The £25 million London Aquarium is the first attraction of its kind in the capital, and is one of Europe's largest exhibitions of global aquatic life, displayed in over 2 million litres of water. The London Aquarium combines education, relaxation and entertainment through a multi-sensory voyage of discovery through the rivers, lakes and oceans of the world.

ZSL London Zoo
Regent´s Park, NW14RY (8.6 mi)
Phone: 0207 449 6228
ZSL London Zoo really is one of the greatest days out on offer in London. Spanning 36 acres of Regent's Park, the Zoo is home to over 650 species of animal.

Museums

Firepower
Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, SE186ST (3.4 mi)
Welcome to Firepower, the museum of the Royal Artillery and Europe's widest variety of historic and modern artillery.Get close to the big guns that chart 600 years of artillery development.

Museum of Childhood
Cambridge Heath Road, Bethnal Green, E29PA (4.3 mi)
In June 1872, The Bethnal Green Museum was opened by the Prince and Princess of Wales (the future King Edward VII and Princess Alexandra). In the 1920s, the Museum started to focus on children.

Cutty Sark Clipper Ship
King William Walk, Greenwich, SE109HT (4.6 mi)
STOP PRESS: The Cutty Sark remains closed following a major fire onboard, which has severely damaged much of the famous 19th Century ship.================================On the afternoon of Monday, 22nd November, 1869, a beautiful little tea clipper ship of 963 tons was launched from Scott and Linton's shipyard at Dumbarton, on the Clyde.

Old Royal Naval College
Greenwich, SE109NN (4.6 mi)
The Old Royal Naval College is the great baroque masterpiece of English architecture, set in landscaped grounds on the River Thames in the centre of the Maritime Greenwich World Heritage Site. Sir Christopher Wren planned the site, described as 'one of the most sublime sights English architecture affords', and during the first half of the eighteenth century various illustrious architects, such as Hawksmoor and Vanbrugh, completed Wren's grand design.

National Maritime Museum
Romney Road, SE109NF (4.6 mi)
The 1.35 million visits recorded this year for the first time places the Museum among the top ten visitor attractions in Britain, with Grant-in-Aid per user now at its lowest-ever figure of £2.

Royal Observatory
Romney Road, Greenwich, SE109NF (4.6 mi)
The Royal Observatory, Greenwich (formerly the Royal Greenwich Observatory or RGO) was commissioned in 1675 by King Charles II, with the foundation stone being laid on 10 August.oday the buildings include a museum of astronomical and navigational tools, which is part of the National Maritime Museum, notably including John Harrison's prize-winning longitude marine chronometer, H4, and its three predecessors.

Geffrye Museum
136 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, E28EA (5.2 mi)
The Geffrye Museum is one of London's best-loved museums. It shows the changing style of the English domestic interior in a series of period rooms from 1600 to the present day.


Historic Houses

The Queens House
Romney Road, Greenwich, SE109NF (4.6 mi)
The Queen's House, Greenwich, was commissioned by Anne of Denmark, wife of James I (reigned 160325). James was often at the Tudor Palace of Greenwich, where the Old Royal Naval College now stands - it was as important a residence of the early Stuart dynasty as it had been for the Tudors.

Queens House Greenwich
, Greenwich, SE109NF (4.6 mi)
The Queen's House, Greenwich, was commissioned by Anne of Denmark, wife of James I (reigned 160325). James was often at the Tudor Palace of Greenwich, where the Old Royal Naval College now stands it was as important a residence of the early Stuart dynasty as it had been for the Tudors.

Dennis Severs House
18 Folgate Street, E16BX (5.4 mi)
Dennis Severs' House, 18 Folgate Street is a Georgian terraced house in Spitalfields, London, England. From 1979 to 1999 it was lived in by Dennis Severs, who gradually recreated the rooms as a time capsule in the style of former centuries.

Eltham Palace House
Junction 3 M25, then A20 to Eltham off Court Rd, SE95QE (6.4 mi)
A showpiece of early 20th-century design with a fascinating history. Discover the only English Art Deco house open to the public, built on a site of great antiquity and joined to a medieval hall.

Danson House
Danson Pk, Bexleyheath, DA68HL (6.8 mi)
The house is primarily the creation of two men: John Boyd, the owner, and his architect Robert Taylor. It reflects a preoccupation with the Golden Age of antiquity and is full of the symbolism of classical mythology.

Hornchurch Country Park
Albyns Farm South End Road, Rainham, RM137YH (6.9 mi)
Hornchurch Country Park - Amusement Park in Rainham, Essex. Contact venue on telephone number 01708554451 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractions/rides available at this park.

National Parks

South Downs National Park
61.45 mi
Discover the world-famous white cliffs at Seven Sisters, rolling green and gold hills, ancient woodland and lowland heaths or explore 'picture perfect' villages, traditional country pubs and flourishing vineyards.

Website: nationalparks.gov.uk/quick-guide-to-the-uks-national-parks

New Forest National Park
85.88 mi
An historic royal hunting forest, where ancient woodlands and open heathland have commoning rights for grazing ponies, cattle and pigs. Home to ponies, cows and pigs in the open forest.

Website: nationalparks.gov.uk/quick-guide-to-the-uks-national-parks

The Broads National Park
99.07 mi
Britain's largest protected wetland was formed by the flooding of old peat diggings and is now home to some of Britain's rarest wildlife. A mosaic of landscapes with 7 rivers and 60 broads.

Website: nationalparks.gov.uk/quick-guide-to-the-uks-national-parks