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Holloway Road Tube Station
11 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Canonbury Overground Station
10 minutes walk
Car Parks

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Elia Mews Car Park
20 minutes walk
Macclesfield Road NCP
25 minutes walk

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £88† 29% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 14 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £70† 22% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 20 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £58† 32% off
Central Street, EC1V | 26 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
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Alternative Underground Stations nearest Highbury & Islington Tube Station

Nearest to Highbury & Islington Tube Station
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Liverpool Street Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 2.3 miles from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
One of London's busiest commuter stations at the heart of financial London. Regular trains depart Liverpool Street for destinations in Essex and East Anglia. The Stansted ... More
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Whitechapel Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
277 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 2.7 miles from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Whitechapel Tube station is located within Zone 2 on the District and Hammersmith & City lines. When Crossrail comes in 2018 the station will have a ... More
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Charing Cross Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Trafalgar Square, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2.8 miles from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Charing Cross Tube Station gives access to the Northern and Bakerloo Underground lines and the mainline terminal runs services to Kent and suburban destinations in south ... More
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Travel near Highbury & Islington Tube Station

Near Highbury & Islington Tube Station
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Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 2.5 miles from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
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King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 25 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
The area surrounding King's Cross Railway Station has, in the past, had a reputation as a red light district after dark. But with the arrival of ... More
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St Pancras International Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 28 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
St Pancras International is a triumph of nineteenth century station architecture and one of the wonders of London. You could even argue that it has a ... More
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Events near Highbury & Islington Tube Station

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One From The Heart
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 14th, 15th and 16th November 2019 - 7.30pm
Highbury & Islington Tube Station, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
A cast of five presents Ken Jaworowski's monologues exploring loss, self discovery, loneliness, hope, regret and having to constantly steal your own dog....More
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ShakeItUp: The Improvised Shakespeare Show
London > Events > Comedy †Dates: Thursday 5th December 2019 - 7.30pm-8.30pm
Highbury & Islington Tube Station, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Using Shakespeare's own language, the troupe creates a new play with songs based on audience suggestions....More
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Oysterband & June Tabor
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Thursday 14th November 2019 - 7pm
Highbury & Islington Tube Station, Compton Terrace, N1 | 3 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
The band and the singer collaborate on a set of dark traditional ballads and contemporary classics....More
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Thousand Island
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | Same location as Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Thousand Island is a self-contained music venue and late night club where Upstairs at The Garage used to be, right next ... More
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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 1 minute from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
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Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit†pub that shares ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Highbury & Islington Tube Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Highbury & Islington Tube Station
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 12 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
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Shopping near Highbury & Islington Tube Station

The best shops and markets near Highbury & Islington Tube Station
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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ... More
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Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
202 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
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Ooh-La-La!
London > Shopping >
147 Holloway Road, N7 | 6 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Second-hand... More
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What are the best dining options near Highbury & Islington Tube Station London?
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Firezza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
276 St Paul's Road, Islington, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Firezza offers upmarket Neapolitan pizza cooked in stone ovens, eat-in or take-away.... More
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Trullo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
300-302 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
A superb addition to the Islington eating scene is Trullo, a homely neighbourhood Italian in Highbury in the mould of the River Café (but thankfully not ... More
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LeCoq
London > Restaurants >
292-294 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Sisters Ana and Sanja Morris have twenty years of restaurant experience between them: Sanja co-founded Salt Yard Group and Ana ... More
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Education near Highbury & Islington Tube Station

Near Highbury & Islington Tube Station
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 10 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
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Aga Khan Centre
London > Education > Adult Education
10 Handyside Street, N1C | 21 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
A place of education, knowledge, cultural exchange and insight into Muslim civilisations, the Aga Khan Centre brings meeting rooms, an exhibition space and ... More
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London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 21 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
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Highbury & Islington Tube Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 17 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
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Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 20 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
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Skip Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Tapper Walk, King's Cross, London N1C | 20 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
A sustainable urban garden on the King's Cross development site, The Skip Garden puts construction workers' big bins to green use. Built on one of the ... More
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The best pubs near London Highbury & Islington Tube Station.
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The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 4 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
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The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
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Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 9 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
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Nightlife near Highbury & Islington Tube Station

Highbury & Islington Tube Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
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Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 12 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... More
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Highbury & Islington Tube Station.
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 4 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 15 minutes from Highbury & Islington Tube Station
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 

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De Staat
Concerts | On 15th November 2019 

The Garage N5 1RD N5 1RA - 0 minute walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station

The Nijmegen-based outfit, who have supported Muse in there Drones world tour, perform their alt-rock originals....More

Mick Flannery
Concerts | On 15th November 2019 

Union Chapel 3 minutes walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station

Self-penned rock numbers come courtesy of this Blarney-born singer....More

Umberto Boccioni: Recreating the Lost Sculptures
Umberto Boccioni: Recreating the Lost Sculptures
Exhibitions | Until 22nd December 2019 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 5 minutes walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station

The Estorick Collection provides the chance to witness the extraordinary sculptural talent of Futurist artist Umberto Boccioni in its new ...More

 
The Further Adventures Of The Owl And The Pussy-Cat
Theatre | Until 17th November 2019 

Little Angel Theatre 10 minutes walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station

Theatre, Children's Theatre....More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 15th November 2019 

Angel Comedy Club 14 minutes walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station

Guest acts take to the stage for a night of comedy at this flagship night....More

The Country Living Christmas Fair 2019
The Country Living Christmas Fair 2019
Seasonal | Until 17th November 2019 

Business Design Centre 15 minutes walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station

In preparation for Christmas, the Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair brings a taste of rural England to the Business Design ...More

 
Sam Tompkins
Concerts | On 15th November 2019 

O2 Academy Islington 16 minutes walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station

Self-penned rap and indie from the London singer-songwriter....More

Maurice Louca Elephantine Band
Concerts | On 15th November 2019 

Kings Place 22 minutes walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station

The octet, led by Egyptian musician and composer Maurice Louca, performs experimental jazz....More

King's Cross Christmas Tree
King's Cross Christmas Tree
Seasonal | Until 2nd January 2020 

Granary Square 24 minutes walk from Highbury & Islington Tube Station

Reliably unique, the King's Cross Christmas Tree puts a colourful, geometric installation, made from industrial materials, in the centre of ...More

 

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Royal Opera House

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Cinderella at New Wimbledon Theatre
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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
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The Lost Thing
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The Royal Opera and Candoco Dance Company combine in this first big family show in ...More

 
Oi Frog & Friends!
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Fun family entertainment for the over threes, Oi Frog & Friends! is an action-packed play ...More

 
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Southbank Centre: Purcell Room

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