Is Tower Hill made for you? Our guide of the area

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Tower Hill is the area surrounding the Tower of London in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. It is infamous for the public execution of high status prisoners from the late 14th to the mid 18th century. The execution site on the higher ground north-west of the Tower of London moat is now occupied by Trinity Square Gardens. “

What to do in the area of Tower Hill

Tower Hill is full of life and things to do. We suggest looking at Timeout for their weekly Tower Hill event listings to find local activities. Here’s a convenient link to see their upcoming happenings. Having a good grasp of what’s in Tower Hill and where helps get situated when moving. Our map compiles property price points and other details from this article to outline what’s available in Tower Hill.

The facilities you might need in Tower Hill

We have compiled for you a list of the different places you might want to check in Tower Hill name before moving in the neighbourhood.

In Tower Hill, what tube and train stations are nearby?

Most prefer transit within a 10-15 minute walk and if there aren’t public connections nearby then this could be something that takes down the price of property or can even deter people from moving in to Tower Hill entirely. Here is a table below so you can see where these connections are for yourself.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Fenchurch Street Fenchurch Street station, Fenchurch Place, London 4.1 185
London Bridge Station Approach Road, London 4.3 1628
Tower Hill United Kingdom 4.4 311
Aldgate Aldgate High Street, London 4 144
Aldgate East Underground Ltd, Whitechapel High Street, London 3.9 160
Monument Monument Station, Underground Ltd, King William Street, London 4.3 204
London Bridge Bridge Underground Station Underground Ltd, 21 Duke Street Hill, London 4.4 354

Are there many post offices in the region of Tower Hill?

Nearby post offices make sending and getting packages a breeze. Post office branches in Tower Hill provide services like money orders and postal insurance alongside mail services. You can take a look for yourself to see where they are located below.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Houndsditch Post Office 11 White Kennett Street, London 4.2 229
Greek Shipping Corporation Committee The Baltic Exchange, 38 Saint Mary Axe, London 4 1
Royal Mail Parcel Postbox Tower, London 1 1
Royal Mail postbox 141 Leman Street, London 0 0
Royal Mail Post Box 25 Thomas More Street, London 5 1
Lower Thames Street Pillar Box London 0 0
Buzón Correos City of London 4.5 2
City of London Post Office 12 Eastcheap, London 4.9 513
Royal Mail Post Box 12 Gainsford Street, London 0 0
Postbox 33-35 Gracechurch Street, London 0 0
Parcels & Franked mail, Royal mail Parcel box, letterbox Tower Wharf, 281 Tooley Street, London 3.7 3

Schools in and around the area of Tower Hill

Having a nearby school is ideal when relocating. Below is a list of schools located within Tower Hill

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
The Circle Gym and Spa Queen Elizabeth Street, London 4.5 366
David Game College 31 Jewry Street, London 4.7 34
Royal National Children’s SpringBoard Foundation Minster House, 42 Mincing Lane, London 4.5 2
St Patrick’s College 40 Tower Hill, London 3.1 17
East London Wine School Minories, London 4.9 116
Adult & Kids jiu-jitsu MMA Classes SocietyLinks, 80, John Fisher Street, London 5 1
Dock Street Studios 15 Dock Street, London 4.7 17
Practical Mandarin – Learn Mandarin Chinese in London & Online 2 Leman Street, London 4.9 235
JLT Schools 138 Houndsditch, London N/A N/A
London Art Portfolio 18 Cape Yard, Kennet Street, London 4.7 20
Synarbor 34 Lime Street, London 1 1
Tango y Nada Mas 44 Commercial Road, London 4.9 31
CRC Bible School 46 Commercial Road, London 5 1
smart education service ltd 87 Whitechapel High Street, London N/A N/A
LFS 34 Curlew Street, London N/A N/A
Postgraduate Deanery 7 Bermondsey Street, London N/A N/A
Swimming Lessons London @ The Circle spa The Circle, Queen Elizabeth Street, London 4.9 31
LSDM – London School of Design and Marketing Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London 3.9 19
Iqra Preschool Entrance via, 13 Frostic Walk, Chicksand Street, London 4.3 6
Infinite Mind 2 Victoria Avenue, London N/A N/A

Medical institutions in Tower Hill

Tower Hill has 20 medical institutions. These include hospitals, doctors offices, pharmacies and other stores providing medical attention. Here are the details the nearby medical institutions (1000 radius of the area).

Medical institution Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
London Bridge Hospital, part of HCA Healthcare UK London Bridge Hospital, 27 Tooley Street, London 4.3 339
Aspen Healthcare Ltd Centurion House, 37 Jewry Street, London 4.1 9
Ramsay Health Care UK Level 18, Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London 3 11
HCA UK City of London – 31 Old Broad Street 31 Old Broad Street, London 4 23
City of London Medical Centre 11-13 Crosswall, London 3.8 4
Barts Health NHS Trust 9 Prescot Street, London 3.3 4
St Katharine Docks Practice Flat 12/14 Nightingale House, 50 Thomas More Street, London 4.2 35
Barts Health Duru House, 81 Commercial Road, London 4.5 2
London Bridge Hospital Breast Services 27 Tooley Street, London 5 1
Dr. Ravi Rajakariar 27 Tooley Street, London 5 1
The Spitalfields Practice 20 Old Montague Street, London 2.1 193
London Bridge Thoracic Group – duplicate 29 Tooley Street, London N/A N/A
Capital Aesthetics City Clinic The Glass House, 4 Bull’s Head Passage, London 4.3 6
London Allergy and Immunology Centre @ City Medical Centre 17 Saint Helen’s Place, London N/A N/A
Messina Clinic 8-9 Lovat Lane, London 4.6 143
Treat-It Medical Cannabis at City Dock Clinic 142 Vaughan Way, London 5 8
Vivid Healthcare Beaufort House, 15 Saint Botolph Street, London 4.3 75
Tawazun Health Monument Light Centre, 36 Saint Mary at Hill, London N/A N/A
Ultrasound Guided Injections Lime Street 37-39 Lime Street, London 5 1
F2F 5th Floor, 107 Leadenhall Street, London N/A N/A

Things we love about Tower Hill

Tower Hill has a distinct culture and atmosphere. At Cozee we looked at features that define the area’s vibe like food, nightlife, green space, and more. Whether you love to eat or you love to take part in the night life of a city, Tower Hill has something for your tastes. Explore spots below to get a feel for life here.

Gyms in Tower Hill

While working from home has increased, so has the frequentation of gyms to help keep in shape. With companies like Better or Pure Gym and others, Tower Hill might help you stay in shape. A great feature to have nearby.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Third Space Tower Bridge 2b More London Place, London 4.3 1011
Tokei Martial Arts and Fitness Centre 28 Magdalen Street, London 4.3 58
The Circle Gym and Spa Queen Elizabeth Street, London 4.3 366
Fierce Grace Hot Yoga – City (Light Centre) The Light Centre Monument, 36 Saint Mary at Hill, London 4.3 70
Fitness First Cottons Centre, Tooley Street, London 4.3 588
Virgin Active 5 Old Broad Street, London 4.3 128
Fitness First 15 Thomas More Street, London 4.3 402
Fitness First PLATFORM 17-18, UNIT 12 Liverpool Street, London 4.3 180
Pret A Manger 47-49 Tooley Street, London 4.3 210
Pregnancy & Postnatal treatment | Mummy’s Physio & Osteo Monument 36 Saint Mary at Hill, London 4.3 12
Hypoxi in the City 8-10 Cooper’s Row, London 4.3 1
F45 Training Tower Bridge International House, Suite 4 Quay Level, 1 Saint Katharine’s Way, London 4.3 171
Rena Health & Leisure at Leonardo Royal London City 8-14 Cooper’s Row, London 4.3 73
PureGym London Tower Hill 1 America Square, Tower Hill, London 4.3 112
Sets In The City Sets in the City, 18 Alie Street, London 4.3 6
Anytime Fitness Aldgate 18 Alie Street, London 4.3 212
URBANFITNESS Aldgate Gym, Sugar House, 75 Hooper Street, London 4.3 307
10 CABLE ST 10 Cable Street, London 4.3 32
Third Space City 40 Mark Lane, London 4.3 762
Fitness First 106 Fenchurch Street, London 4.3 230

Museums & Galleries in the area

An area lives because of the people who live, work and interact. Art is a great way to discover an area in a new way. If you are looking to move in Tower Hill we definitely recommend that you check for galleries, museums and other cultural institutions. They provide a great source of enjoyment over the weekends.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Tower Bridge Engine Rooms Bridge Masters Residence, Tower Bridge Road, London 4.7 1087
HMS Belfast The Queen’s Walk, London 4.6 11934
Royal Pharmaceutical Society 66-68 East Smithfield, London 4.6 67
The Fusilier Museum Tower of London, London 4.5 77
The Crown Jewels Tower of, Tower Hill, London 4.6 1095
Jack The Ripper Museum 12 Cable Street, Aldgate, London 4.1 1776
Billingsgate Roman House & Baths 101 Lower Thames Street, London 4.5 80
Royal Armouries: White Tower HM Tower Of London, London 4.5 332
Tower Hill Sceptre Court, 40 Tower Hill, London 4.7 207
Waterloo Block St Katharine’s & Wapping, London 4.8 5
The Tower’s Mint, the Tower of london Tower of London, London 4.6 8
City Wall at Vine Street 12 Jewry Street, London 4.6 38
Preserve decorated ancient arch Custom House Annexe, 20 Lower Thames Street, London N/A N/A
The War Fragments 71 Alie Street, London N/A N/A
Balloon Museum | Emotion Air London 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, London 4.2 438
Royal Fusiliers Association 41 Tower Hill, London 4.3 3
Whitechurch Passage White Church Lane, London 4.7 15
Old Whitechapel Bell Foundry (formerly) 32 Whitechapel Road, London 4.1 7

What kind of restaurants are there?

The below table gives you a good idea of what kind of options there are for eating out. In Tower Hill, you may find things like Italian, Chinese or even Indian takeouts. Take a look below if you are visiting or want to move here if eating out is a big deal for you.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Novotel London Tower Bridge 10 Pepys Street, London 4.3 2245
The Chamberlain Hotel, Tower Bridge 132-135 Minories, London 4.3 1256
The Tower Hotel Saint Katharine’s Way, London 4.3 8158
The Corner | London City 42 Adler Street, London 4.3 3484
Premier Inn London City (Tower Hill) hotel 22-24 Prescot Street, London 4.3 1292
Butlers Wharf Chop House 36e Shad Thames, London 4.3 1326
Bangalore Express City 3-6 Gracechurch Street, London 4.3 2952
The Dickens Inn Marble Quay, Saint Katharine’s Way, London 4.3 7283
Gaucho City 1 Bell Inn Yard, London 4.3 848
The Folly 41 Gracechurch Street, London 4.3 4554
Gaucho Tower Bridge 2 More London Place, London 4.3 3216
Bodean’s Tower Hill 16 Byward Street, London 4.3 3560
Ping Pong St Katharine Docks 3 Saint Katharine’s Way, London 4.3 1092
Windsor Fenchurch 2 New London Street, London 4.3 925
Le Pont de la Tour 36D Shad Thames, London 4.3 1313
SUSHISAMBA London Heron Tower, Bishopsgate, London 4.3 8789
Côte Hay’s Galleria 1, Hay’s Galleria, Counter Street, London 4.3 2636
Duck & Waffle 110 Bishopsgate, London 4.3 10929
Simpson’s Tavern 38 1/2 Cornhill, London 4.3 344
The Counting House, EC3 50 Cornhill, London 4.3 2133

In Tower Hill, is there a lot of green space?

One of London’s best features is the large array of public parks and green spaces. See if Tower Hill offers room to explore and maybe take your dog for a walk.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Potters Fields Park Tooley Street, London 4.6 2454
St Dunstan in the East Church Garden Saint Dunstan’s Hill, London 4.7 6069
St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace Venue 78 Bishopsgate, London 4.7 228
Duke Of Wellington 12 Toynbee Street, London 4.3 412
Sky Garden 1, Sky Garden Walk, London 4.6 57235
Altab Ali Park Adler Street, London 4 1410
Tower Bridge Piazza 362 Tower Hill, London 4.2 10
Tower Hill Garden Tower Hill, London 4.3 111
King George’s Field 1-6 Portsoken Street, London 4.5 8
Swan Passage Park Swan Passage, London N/A N/A
Trinity Square Gardens Tower Hill Station, 38 Trinity Square, London 4.5 89
Seething Lane Garden Seething Lane, London 4.4 26
St Olave, Hart Street, Churchyard 8 Hart Street, London N/A N/A
Four Seasons Garden 1 Bridle Mews, London 4.3 6
Aldgate Station Memorial Aldgate, London 5 4
London’s Transport Workers Coronavirus Memorial Braham Street, London N/A N/A
Aldgate Square Aldgate High Street, London 4.6 510
Sugar Quay Jetty City of London, London 4.3 6
Mitre Square Garden Mitre Square, London 3.9 11
Rooftop Garden 120 Fenchurch 120 Fenchurch Street, London 4.8 517

Pubs in the region

As Londoners, we cherish our local pubs. Tower Hill has some great go-to spots. From smaller, more family run chains to larger pubs like WeatherSpoons, there is a pub for everyone in the area.

Pub name Name Address Description
Hoop & Grapes 47 Aldgate High Street Aldgate EC3N 1AL Listed Building dating from the 11th century there has been an Inn on the site since the thirteenth century.The current pub was converted from a wine merchant in 1920. It missed the Great Fire of London by a few yards and is one of only a handful of timbered buildings still left in London. Traditional pub food. The low ceilings and soft lights added to the atmosphere in this Grade II listed pub. Sparklers on all beers.
Aldgate Tap Portsoken Pavillion, Aldgate High Street London EC3N 1AF Set in an asymmetrical steel structure with glass walls. Part of the Tap chain of bars it has 14 beers on tap and 2 cask ales. It also serves serves coffee, snacks and spicy noodles.
Chamberlain 130-135 Minories London EC3N 1NU One of the few pubs open seven days a week in the City of London. On the right-hand side of the ground floor of the Chamberlain Hotel, close to the Tower of London and Leadenhall covered market, it has entrances from the Minories and from within the hotel. The bar has a granite top and there is plenty of wood and brass to give a quality atmosphere. Food is served until 10pm (9.30pm Sun).
Cheshire Cheese 48-50 Crutched Friars London EC3N 2AP Surprisingly large pub underneath Fenchurch Street station. The floor is bare boarded with a tiled area in front of the bar. There are a number of high tables with stools ans padded seats around the walls. There is also an upstairs bar which can be hired for private functions.
Crutched Friar 39-41 Crutched Friars London EC3N 2AE You walk into a large lobby where openings to the left and right have plenty of seating for drinking and eating, especially at lunchtimes. A couple of steps lead to the bar, lit by a skylight. Beyond is another drinking area leading to a patio garden.
Minories 64-73 Minories London EC3N 1JL Large cavernous pub in railway arches near Tower Gateway DLR station. A traditional feel with stone flooring, brick walls and wooden furniture. The garden is to the rear and the pub has a confessional booth. Several TV’s show the sport. There is an extensive menu and tank beer from Meantime.
Seething Lane Tap 14-15 Seething Lane London EC3N 4AX This modern pub has somewhat of an American diner style about it, together with several craft keg beers. Food is served all day and a large screen shows sports, whilst music plays at the same time. Not for those seeking peace and quiet!
Three Lords 27 Minories London EC3N 1DD Built on the site of the old Franciscan nunnery – hence Minories. On dissolution the parish was granted the full privileges of the nunnery, including marriage without banns or licence and licensing their own publicans. The name Three Lords comes from three Jacobite Lords executed after the ’45 rebellion. Plain bar on the ground floor; basement dining room. Entirely Italian food. Five hand pumps but only one currently in use [May 2022]
Three Tuns 36 Jewry Street London EC3N 2EX Pub re-opened on 24/06/2016 as part of Enterprise’s managed Bermondsey Pub Co. Four real ales mixing national brands with local breweries plus a range of craft beer from Bermondsey beer mile. The Three Tuns is a traditional pub in the City of London EC3. Known as Hennessy’s from 2003 until May 2014 when it reverted to the original ‘Three Tuns’ name, and increased the cask ale offering from two to five handpulls. There has been a pub on this site since the 1700s. The old Roman London Wall runs through the beer cellar and has been preserved behind a large perspex panel. It’s rumoured that Jack the Ripper may have hidden in the pub’s cellar on several occasions by using the cellar chute at the rear of the building in Vine Street. The Three Tuns has a small, traditional downstairs bar with a heated smoking terrace to the rear and an upstairs bar/dining room. The gem of a roof garden is open in the summer months and is available for private hire.
Traitors Gate 14 Trinity Square London EC3N 4AA Modern style pub with mottled leather, wooden paneling and floral designs. There is a smaller separate bar in the cellar which can be hired..

Where can you buy groceries in the area

Grocery shopping is something that people do all the time, so it would make sense to want to find out where the nearest shopping centres are in your area. In Tower Hill, Take a look at the major supermarkets nearby, so you know where to go grocery shopping if you are to make this place your home.

We weren’t able to find any supermarket in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local supermarket or grocery store. We’ll amend this page

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