Your All In London guide to Hackney

Unsurprisingly, Hackney itself is located in the London Borough of Hackney and is approximately four miles from the city centre.

Originally, Hackney was located in a particularly rural part of East London, but this soon changed in the mid 19th century when the railway reached Hackney and also with the arrival of the iron rail bridge that allowed easier access to the region as a whole.

Hackney boasts multiple tourist attractions including the Burberry factory, the Learning and Technology Centre, the Hackney Empire and the Town Hall Square. With a lot of financial input, Hackney has now become a popular choice for residents as well as tourists wanting a central yet relatively cheap location.

Going out in Hackney

What's On in Hackney

Alex Urie — Silo

Starts: 16/07/2020
Ends: 29/08/2020

The Stars are Bright: Zimbabwe through the eyes of its young painters from Cyrene (1940-1947)
The Theatre Courtyard Green Rooms, 36 Bateman’s Row, Shoreditch, London

Starts: 15/07/2020
Ends: 30/09/2020

Roy's Art Fair
The Boiler House

Starts: 08/10/2020
Ends: 11/10/2020

Hackney High Street Directory

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Hackney Shopping Streets

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