in Greater London of England, United Kingdom
- Tower of London (Unesco heritage, 6 mi)
- Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (Unesco heritage, 9 mi)
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Unesco heritage, 16 mi)
- Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (Unesco heritage, 23 mi)
- Blenheim Palace (Unesco heritage, 33 mi)
- Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church (Unesco heritage, 52 mi)
- City of Bath (Unesco heritage, 68 mi)
- Dorset and East Devon Coast (Unesco heritage, 69 mi)
- Derwent Valley Mills (Unesco heritage, 107 mi)
- Hartsbourne Country Club (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Ilford Golf Club (Golf course, 7 mi)
- Barnehurst Golf Course (Golf course, 10 mi)
- Chingford Golf Club (Golf course, 10 mi)
- Ealing Golf Club (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Brent Valley Golf Course (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Cray Valley Golf Club (Golf course, 11 mi)
- Hobbs Cross Valley Golf Club (Golf course, 14 mi)
- Broke Hill Golf Club (Golf course, 14 mi)
- Brickendon Grange Golf Club (Golf course, 17 mi)
- London Eye (observation point, (2 mi)
- Lee Valley Marina Springfield (marina, (4 mi)
- The View from the Shard (observation point, (1 mi)
- Box Hill Hiking Area (amusement park, (21 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.511 and -0.069 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 30' 41" and W -0° 4' 8"
- 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: 12:32 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:53 am and 6:49 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: 2023-09-26 08:36:11
Discover Tower Hamlets
Tower Hamlets in Greater London (England) is a place in United Kingdom a little east of London, the country's capital city.
Current time in Tower Hamlets is now 12:32 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports near Tower Hamlets, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London City Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 9 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 6 mi (or 10 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We encountered 4 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: City of London, Islington, Hackney, Camberwell and City of Westminster. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 71 °F
|Morning Temperature||14°C / 58 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||17°C / 62 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1016 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 64% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Wednesday, 27th of September 2023
20°C (68 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.
Thursday, 28th of September 2023
19°C (67 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.
Friday, 29th of September 2023
19°C (67 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Go Native Tower Hill
Grange Tower Bridge A Grange Hotel
Hotel Indigo LONDON - TOWER HILL
ALTITUDE E1 APARTMENTS
Marlin Apartments Aldgate
Dorsett City London
The Chamberlain Hotel
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Jack the Ripper Tour - The Night of the Double Event
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
The Freedom Press is an anarchist publishing house in Whitechapel, London, United Kingdom. Founded in 1886, it is the largest anarchist publishing house in the nation and the oldest of its kind in the English speaking world. It is based at 84b Whitechapel High Street in the East End of London. Alongside its many books and pamphlets, the group also publish a fortnightly newspaper, Freedom, which is the only regular anarchist newspaper published nationally in the UK.
Elizabeth "Long Liz" Stride (née Gustafsdotter) (27 November 1843 – 30 September 1888) is believed to be the third victim of the notorious unidentified serial killer called Jack the Ripper, who killed and mutilated prostitutes in the Whitechapel area of London from late August to early November 1888. The canonical fiveJack the Ripper victims Mary Ann Nichols Annie Chapman Elizabeth Stride Catherine Eddowes Mary Jane Kelly She was nicknamed "Long Liz".
Goodman's Fields Theatre
Two 18th century theatres bearing the name Goodman's Fields Theatre were located on Ayliffe Street, Whitechapel, London. The first opened on 31 October 1727 in a small shop by Thomas Odell, deputy Licenser of Plays. The first play performed was George Farquhar's The Recruiting Officer. Henry Fielding's second play The Temple Beau premièred here 26 January 1730.
Henriques Street, formerly known as Berner Street, is a narrow East End street off Commercial Road in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
Wool House is a grade II listed Victorian wool warehouse at 74 Backchurch Lane, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It was originally five storeys tall, and spanned a total of 137,455 square feet . An additional floor was constructed on the roof in the early 2000s, creating an additional 12,000 square feet of floorspace. The warehouse is one of two that were constructed on Backchurch lane in the late 1880s for Browne & Eagle, a wool storage firm.
Garrick Theatre (Leman St)
The Garrick Theatre, also known as Garrick's Subscription was a small theatre located in Leman St, Whitechapel. The theatre opened in 1831, and closed in about 1881. The theatre was named for the actor, David Garrick, who had made his début at the nearby Goodman's Fields Theatre on 9 October 1741, playing the role of Richard III. The performance on 11 May 1840 was Marie! and Virginius the Rum’un!, from an existent playbill.
Wellclose Square lies in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, between Cable Street to the north and The Highway to the south. The western edge, now called Ensign Street, was previously called Well Street. The southern edge was called Neptune street. On the north side is Graces Alley, home to Wilton's Music Hall. The centre of the square is occupied by St Paul's Whitechapel Church of England Primary School. On the western edge is another primary school.
St George's German Lutheran Church
St George's German Lutheran Church is a church in Alie Street, Whitechapel. From its founding in 1762 until 1996 it was used by German Lutherans. It then became the headquarters of the Historic Chapels Trust. The church is still used for organ recitals. St George's was the fifth Lutheran church to be built in London. It is now the oldest surviving German Lutheran church in the UK. At the time, the street was called "Little Ayliffe Street" and the area was called "Goodman's Fields".
Leman Street railway station
Leman Street railway station was a station in the parish of Whitechapel in London, England. It was opened by the Great Eastern Railway in 1877, on the main line from Fenchurch Street to Blackwall. It was closed as a wartime economy measure in 1916, reopened in 1919, and closed finally in 1941 along with neighbouring Shadwell railway station. Trains now run directly from Fenchurch Street to Limehouse without stopping.
East Smithfield is the name of a road in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets in east London, part of the A1203 road. It was historically an alternative name for the liberty and parish of St Botolph without Aldgate. The route of both the London Marathon and the London Triathlon pass along East Smithfield. The Royal Mint, Tower Bridge and the Tower of London are located in the vicinity.
Altab Ali Park
Altab Ali Park is a small park on Adler Street, White Church Lane and Whitechapel High Street, London E1; formerly known as St. Mary's Park it is the site of the old 14th Century white chapel, St. Mary Matfelon, from which the area of Whitechapel gets its name. Having been destroyed in The Blitz in 1940, all that remains of the old church is the floor plan and a few graves. Included in those buried on the site are Richard Parker, Richard Brandon and Sir John Cass.
Eastminster (The Abbey of St. Mary de Graces) was a Cistercian abbey on Tower Hill in London, founded by Edward III in 1350. The abbey was dissolved in 1538, and the site is now occupied by the Royal Mint. There is a catholic priest who holds the title "Abbot of Eastminster" (Abbey of St. Mary De Graces). He is known as a "Titular Abbot" — one who holds the title of a suppressed or destroyed abbey.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Tower Hamlets.
- City of London
- City of Westminster
- Camden Town
- Wood Green
- East Ham
- Enfield Town
- Potters Bar
- Ealing Broadway
Tower of London: Goodmans Yard/ Mansell Street, Tower of London (source)
Tower of London: Commercial Rd/Gowers Walk, Tower of London (source)
Tower of London: The Highway/Vaughan Way, Tower of London (source)
Tower of London: Whitechapel Rd/White Church Ln, Tower of London (source)
Tower of London: Leman St − Prescot St, Tower of London (source)
Tower of London: Tower Bridge App./East Smithfield, Tower of London (source)
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