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Tel code: 0208 | code search
Postcode: SE10 | code search
Population: 214400
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Famous Greenwich Dates
Birthplace of:
Mary Tudor Henry VIII Elizabeth I John Lilburne Daniel Day Lewis Glen Johnson
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Hauntings and Ghosts:
The Black Secrets of the Blackwall Tunnel
Folk Customs:
April Fools Day
Baddeley Cake
Beating the Tower Boundaries
Blessing of the Throats
Bonfire Night
Changing of the Quill
Doggett's Coat and Badge Race
Footbridge Rent of one Red Rose
Hot Cross Buns for the Widow’s son
Mass for the executed Charles I
Quit Rents Ceremony
Vintners' Company Procession

Greenwich Events

April
London Marathon

July
Live Fest

November
Christmas Lights On and Lantern Parade

December
Annual London Pantomime Horse Race
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The Polar Bar
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Novotel London Greenwich
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Novotel London Greenwich
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Few sights in London are more awe-inspiring than the palatial buildings of Greenwich viewed from a river boat on the Thames. Here is a wealth of maritime history presenting itself so magnificently that Greenwich has been declared a World Heritage Site. Dominating the riverside are the fabulous baroque blocks and domes of the Grade I-listed Old Royal Naval College, partly designed by Sir Christopher Wren. First a hospital and then a training centre for sailors, it's used today by Greenwich University and Trinity College of Music. Further back sits the Queen's House, designed for James 1's wife Anne by Inigo Jones. England's first completely Classical building, it's now part of the National Maritime Museum, along with the Old Royal Observatory - home to Greenwich Mean Time and the Prime Meridian - which includes Wren's original Flamsteed House. It stands on a hill in the hugely popular Greenwich Park. New Observatory buildings include a state-of-the-art planetarium. Other Greenwich attractions include the town centre's oldest building of Trinity Hospital, the 1714 St Alfege Church, the foot tunnel under the Thames to the Isle of Dogs, a weekend market, and the 02 entertainment complex, formerly the Millennium Dome - the world's largest tented structure.

Accountant

Roy Sokhal And Co
Swan Financial Services

Attraction

City Cruises
Cutty Sark
Fan Museum
Greenwich Park
National Maritime Museum
Old Royal Naval College
Queen's House
Royal Observatory Greenwich
Wernher Collection at Ranger's House

Budget

Ibis London Greenwich *book online*
St. Christopher's Inn *book online*

Church

St Alfege Church

Cinema

The Filmworks Greenwich

Classes

Yoga - Sarah Catton

Club

The Polar Bar

Dentist

Greenwich Dental Care
Greenwich Dental Practice

Doctor

Burney Street Practice

Millenium Village Health Centre
South Street Medical Centre
Vanbrugh Group Practice 2000
Woodland Surgery

Hostel

St Christophers Inn
St. Christopher's Inn

Inn

The Pilot Inn

Market

Beresford Square Market
Clocktower Market
Greenwich Market

Performing Arts

Bryden String Quartet
Greenwich Theatre

Pub and Bar

Auctioneer
British Sailor
Cricketers
Cutty Sark Tavern
Gloucester
Greenwich Union Pub
Guildford Arms
North Pole Bar & Restaurant

Trafalgar Tavern

Restaurant

Elements Restaurant
Guildford Arms
Hill (The)
Inside Restaurant
Kerala Zone
Mambo Latino
North Pole Bar & Restaurant
North Pole Piano Restaurant
Peninsula Chinese Restaurant
Rivington Bar & Grill
San Miguel
Windies Cove

School

Christ Church CofE Primary School
Greenwich Steiner School
Halstow Primary School
James Wolfe Primary School
Meridian Primary School
Riverston School
St Ursula's Convent School

The John Roan School

Solicitor

Grant Saw Solicitors
Hamilton Gerrard

Taxi

Data Cars
Greenwich Car Hire
Greenwich Minibus Hire
N K Evans & Co

Theatre

Greenwich Theatre

Venue

Trafalgar Tavern

Sports Clubs

Greenwich Tennis Centre (Tennis)

Shops

Rococo
The Cheeseboard
George of Greenwich
Eden Floral Design
Boots
Drings
Rymans
All Things Nice
Greenwich Organic Foods
Trudy's Organic Foods and Natural Remedies

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GG Sparkes
Pets & The City
Duncans Pharmacy
Freeman Of Greenwich
Bullfrog Shoe Co
Bubbles
Majestic Wine
Davy and Company Wine Merchants and Shop
So Organic
B&Q
Clarks
SBS Printing & Stationery
Ediz Barbers
Babanya
Mr Humbug Sweets
Ediz Hair & Beauty
Ziuzo
Belle
Suitkees Photography
Colin Crisford Photographer
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Revolutionz

Antiques

Minerva Antiques

Places to Stay near Greenwich

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Devonport House Hotel (0.48 miles)

Devonport House Hotel

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Steeped in naval history, this remarkably beautiful building is situated on the prestigious World Heritage site at Greenwich. Devonport House is impeccable in its grandeur and offers accommodation that is ... More

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Ibis London Greenwich (0.50 miles)

Ibis London Greenwich
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The Ibis London Greenwich Hotel Is Located In The Greenwich City Center, Close To The Maritime Museum, Observatory 3 Minutes , Greenwich Market And Cutty ... More
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Clarendon Hotel (0.71 miles)

Clarendon Hotel

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Superbly situated overlooking Blackheath and Greenwich Park, this hotel is ideal for Greenwich, the O2 Arena, Excel exhibition centre in Docklands and Kent. The Clarendon Hotel overlooks historic Blackheath, a true gem ... More

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onesixtwo (1.13 miles)

onesixtwo

A contemporary London guesthouse near Blackheath Looking for a small, stylish, high quality guesthouse? onesixtwo is a beautifully furnished London townhouse with a boutique hotel feel. After a busy day of meetings or sightseeing, our small ... More | visit website

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Greenland Villa (1.15 miles)

Greenland Villa

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The newly refurbished Greenland Villa Blackheath Greenwich, (formerly known as Number Nine Blackheath )offers superb facilities and friendly staff. This Victorian Guesthouse is located close to many amenities and has ... More

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Greenland Hotel (1.15 miles)

Greenland Hotel
The Greenland Villa is a friendly Victorian guest house 2 minutes from Westcombe Park Train Station. It has free parking, and refurbished rooms with DVD players and a refrigerator. Greenland Villa provides warm, comfortable surroundings with ... More | visit website
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Raymont Hall (1.32 miles)

Raymont Hall

Located on leafy Wickham Road, Raymont Hall is a period residence set in Brockley, a pleasant residential area just 15 minutes from Central London by train or overground and a short walk from the main ... More | visit website

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Loring Hall (1.39 miles)

Loring Hall

Loring Hall offers accommodation less than twenty minutes from the West End of London by train. Goldsmiths is the perfect base from which to visit London.

Close to maritime Greenwich, the Oval cricket ground and Canary ... More | visit website

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SACO London - Docklands (1.60 miles)

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This fabulous 24 storey apartment building is located at East India Quay, just a short distance from Canary Wharf. Each spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartment has been individually styled, ... More

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113 Pepys Road (1.67 miles)

113 Pepys Road

This semi-detached Victorian family house is situated on a hill and overlooks Telegraph Hill Park, the first landscaped park of its kind in South East London with 100 year-old oaks. The house is very welcoming, ... More | visit website

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