in Greater London of England, United Kingdom
- Tower of London (Unesco heritage, 8 mi)
- Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (Unesco heritage, 10 mi)
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Unesco heritage, 18 mi)
- Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (Unesco heritage, 24 mi)
- Blenheim Palace (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church (Unesco heritage, 54 mi)
- City of Bath (Unesco heritage, 67 mi)
- Dorset and East Devon Coast (Unesco heritage, 69 mi)
- Derwent Valley Mills (Unesco heritage, 105 mi)
- Ilford Golf Club (Golf course, 7 mi)
- Hartsbourne Country Club (Golf course, 7 mi)
- Chingford Golf Club (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Ealing Golf Club (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Brent Valley Golf Course (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Barnehurst Golf Course (Golf course, 12 mi)
- Cray Valley Golf Club (Golf course, 13 mi)
- Hampton Court Palace Golf Club (Golf course, 13 mi)
- Essendon Country Club (Golf course, 16 mi)
- Brickendon Grange Golf Club (Golf course, 16 mi)
- London Eye (observation point, (2 mi)
- Lee Valley Marina Springfield (marina, (4 mi)
- The View from the Shard (observation point, (2 mi)
- Box Hill Hiking Area (amusement park, (21 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.528 and -0.107 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 31' 40" and W -0° 6' 25"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - GBP
- Spoken languages:
- English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:05 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:39 am and 3:57 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Le Bons Bay
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Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United Kingdom.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2023-11-28 08:25:59
Finsbury in Greater London (England) is located in United Kingdom a little north-east of London, the country's capital.
Local time in Finsbury is now 11:05 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Finsbury, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London City Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Tower of London in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), East. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 4 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Islington, City of London, London, City of Westminster and Camden Town. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 7°C / 44 °F
|Morning Temperature||6°C / 43 °F|
|Evening Temperature||5°C / 41 °F|
|Night Temperature||3°C / 38 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1009 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 22% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Wednesday, 29th of November 2023
4°C (38 °F)
2°C (35 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Thursday, 30th of November 2023
3°C (38 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 1st of December 2023
3°C (38 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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The Rookery Hotel
Tulip Níké Apartments
The One Tun Pub and Rooms
Hilton London Angel Islington
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
The Clerk & Well Pub & Rooms
Zetter Hotel Clerkenwell
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Metropolitan Borough of Finsbury
The Metropolitan Borough of Finsbury was a Metropolitan borough within the County of London from 1900 to 1965, when it was amalgamated with the Metropolitan Borough of Islington to form the London Borough of Islington.
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Family Records Centre
The Family Records Centre (FRC) provided access to family history research sources mainly for England and Wales. It was administered jointly by the General Register Office (GRO) and The National Archives. It opened in March 1997 and was fully operational by the following month. It was situated at 1 Myddelton Street, Clerkenwell, London, close to the London Metropolitan Archives. It closed in 2008.
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The New Prison was a prison located in the Clerkenwell area of central London between c.1617 and 1877 (it should not be confused with the New Gaol, another name sometimes applied to Horsemonger Lane Gaol in Southwark, south London). The New Prison was used to house prisoners committed for examination before the police magistrates, for trial at the sessions, for want of bail, and occasionally on summary conviction.
Clerkenwell Bridewell was a prison located in the Clerkenwell area, immediately north of the City of London (in the modern London Borough of Islington), between c.1615 and 1794, when it was superseded by the nearby Coldbath Fields Prison in Mount Pleasant. It was named 'Bridewell' after the Bridewell Palace, which during the 16th century had become one of the City of London's most important prisons. Next-door was another prison, the New Prison, built in around 1617.
Finsbury Estate is a large-scale housing estate in the Finsbury area of London, England, comprising four purpose-built blocks of flats located on a level site, providing 451 residences. Patrick Coman House and Michael Cliffe House are high-rise blocks of 9 and 25 storeys respectively, while Joseph Trotter House and Charles Townsend House are of four storeys. Amenities include a community centre and library, below-ground car parking, a ball-games area and a playground area.
Finsbury Health Centre
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Spa Fields is a park, and surrounding area, in the London Borough of Islington in London, bordering Finsbury and Clerkenwell. Historically it is known for the Spa Fields riots of 1816 and an Owenite community which existed there between 1821 and 1824. The park, or open common was once of 14 hectares but was mostly built over in the 19th century, beginning in the 1830s, and is now a small park, popular with office workers at lunchtime, and a children's playground.
Clerkenwell (old) Prison, also known as the Clerkenwell House of Detention or Middlesex House of Detention was a prison in Clerkenwell, London. It held prisoners awaiting trial. It stood on Bowling Green Lane conveniently close to the Middlesex Sessions House, where prisoners would be tried, on Clerkenwell Green to the south.
Spa Green Estate
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