THINGS TO DO IN OLD STREET
Every Saturday all-day and late into the night, there are an abundance of delicious food stalls serving food from all over the world and cocktail bars.
A quirky but intimate spot for live plays and music events. Home of the London Symphony Orchestra.
A public art gallery where the artworks are meant to prompt debates on cultural diversity.
Features contemporary and modern art pieces by emerging artists. The collection includes everything from collage and wall paintings to watercolours and photography.
LOOK MUM NO HANDS
A great concept for anyone who loves cycling. Full-time mechanics working upstairs that can help with flat tyres and answer any questions about bikes, as well as a great outdoor area to sit and bask in the sun with a coffee and food.
ST LUKE'S CHURCH AND GARDEN
This is a lovely city garden where you can relax and smell the roses throughout the square. There are also Jazz concerts sometimes as a soundtrack to your lunch breaks.
KING SQUARE GARDENS
This is a more family-oriented park where your kids can play in the sandpit, on the children’s merry-go-round, and plenty of slides & swings.
This park has been awarded the Green Flag award for outstanding green spaces in England because it hosts a giant boulder for climbing, a beach volleyball court, various sports pitches, and an amphitheatre.
WHITECROSS STREET MARKET
Food from so many different countries that you’ll feel like you’re on a round-the-world trip: Turkish, Italian, Mexican, Spanish, and French! It's the perfect place to go for lunch.
The brainchild of eccentric designer and performer, Dennis Severs' House at 18 Folgate Street captures, in a series of evocative snapshots, 18th-century life as experienced by a family of Huguenot silk weavers.
THE MUSEUM OF HOME
Housed in a set of 18th century almshouses, The Museum of Home explores home and home life from 1600 to the present day with a lively chronology of domestic interiors to show the messier side of home life.
SPITALFIELDS CITY FARM
There is loads to do at the 1.3 acre Spitalfields City Farm - meet Bayleaf the donkey and Bentley the goat - just a few of the cute and cuddly animals dotted around this lush, sprawling plot.