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Hackney Central / Hackney Downs

National Rail | Hackney Central HKC | Hackney Downs HAC

Zone 2 (both stations)

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A walkway links Hackney Central and Hackney Downs stations.

Hackney Museum ¼ mile (Hackney Central), ½ mile (Hackney Downs)

This museum explores why people from all over the world have been attracted to this part of East London for hundreds of years. Exhibitions, activities and events programme (please see website). Tel. 020 8356 3500.
Open TWThF 0930-1730 (closes 2000 Thur), Sat 1000-1700.

Sutton House and Breaker's Yard NT ¼ mile (Hackney Central), ½ mile (Hackney Downs)

A Tudor house with a fascinating history. Oak-panelled rooms, carved fireplaces. Art Gallery. Tearoom. Tel. 020 8986 2264.
Open mid Jul-mid Sep, WThFSSu & BH 1200-1630. See website for additional dates.

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