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The Isle of Dogs is downriver from the City of London and was originally marshland before its drainage in the 13th Century. The area was once known as Stepney Marsh. It is best known as the location of the Canary Wharf. The Canary Wharf Tower is the tallest habitable building in Britain.
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Island Gardens
Island Gardens is a large park on the banks of the River Thames. It has for many years been popular with artists because it affords such wonderful views of maritime Greenwich on the other side of the river....
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Island History Trust
The Island History Trust is a community-led project designed to bring together information about the history and heritage of the Isle of Dogs in East London, and to preserve this information for future generations. It was in 1981 that...
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Kingsley Hall
Kingsley Hall Community Centre offers an important cultural and social exchange point for the many people that live in this area and come to visit. The centre prides itself on offering a range of theatrical performances and art projects...
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Milwall Park
Milwall Park is one of the larger green areas on the Isle of Dogs and has for generations been a place of relaxation, rest and sporting activity. Set amid a relatively deprived area of the capital, Milwall Park attracts...
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Mudchute Nature Trail
Mudchute Nature Trail is situated on a large parkland close to Mudchute Park and encircling Mudchute City Farm. The trail takes visitors on a long walk through some of the most unspoilt surroundings on the otherwise heavily developed Isle...
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Waystone Christian Church
Waystone Christian Church is a relatively modern place of worship that was built during the industrial expansion on the Isle of Dogs. The church is one of the central pillars of the community, providing events and social groups in...
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Cutty Sark   (Approx 1 Miles)
Cutty Sark was built in 1869 to be the fastest tea clipper in the annual race to bring the first of the season’s crop of tea home to Britain. On the main deck you can see the crew and officers’...
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Deptford Methodist Church   (Approx 5 Miles)
Deptford Methodist Church is located in the centre of the inner city suburb. The church is connected to the Methodist Mission, the two work together offering both religious, spiritual and physical nourishment to those in the community that want...
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Fan Museum, The   (Approx 6 Miles)
These restored Georgian buildings are home to 3,000 fans, and this is the only museum in the world dedicated to their history and manufacture. Some of the fans depict historic events; others are exhibited according to themes such as children...
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Greenwich Theatre   (Approx 1 Miles)
Greenwich Theatre is a 421-seat venue that began as a Victorian Music Hall. Plays have been presented here since 1871, with illustrious performers including Harry Champion and Lillie Langtree. The theatre underwent numerous reburishments and name changes over the years...
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National Maritime Museum, The   (Approx 4 Miles)
This museum is dedicated to Britain’s seafaring history, and is the largest and one of the most important maritime museums in the world. There are both permanent and temporary exhibitions relating to exploration, trade, shipping and Admiral Lord Nelson, to...
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Old Royal Naval College   (Approx 6 Miles)
One of London’s most famous riverside landmarks, the Old Royal Naval College is home to a wealth of Royal and Military history. Built upon the birthplace of Henry VIII the current building began life as a seaman’s hospital, before becoming...
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Queen’s House, The
The architect Inigo Jones designed this stately villa in 1616, on a commission from King James I. King Charles I later gave it to his Queen, Henrietta Maria, who lived there briefly. The interior of the building has been restored...
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Royal Naval College Gardens
The gardens that surround the Old Royal Naval College are some of the most impressive in Greenwich. Broken up by long straight walkways the gardens feature a great selection of unusual trees and plant life. The flower beds...
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Shades Snooker Club   (Approx 5 Miles)
Shades Snooker and Pool Club is located at the very heart of Deptford High Street in south-east London. The club offers an extensive range of well maintained snooker tables as well as English and American pool tables. The...
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St Alfege Church   (Approx 6 Miles)
St Alfege was a former Archbishop of Canterbury, martyred after he was captured by Vikings and refused to pay ransom. This is the site where he was supposedly slain, and there has been a church located here since the 11th...
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