Tower Hamlets

Tower Hamlets, population 317,705.

A young population with an established British Bangladeshi community, it is known as the heart of the East End with the Tower of London and Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf and Idea Store on its doorstep.

Tower Hamlets is famous for Brick Lane restaurants, street markets and galleries.

It’s also home to a wide range of arts, culture, and heritage from the green sanctuary of Victoria Park to galleries and museums such as Whitechapel Art Gallery, Museum of London Docklands and VA& Museum of Childhood.

The area boasts over 40 mosques and Islamic places of worship, including East London Mosque, Britain's biggest mosque.

Educational institutions include Queen Mary University of London, London Metropolitan University and UCL School of Management at Canary Wharf.

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