O2 Academy - Islington

O2 Academy Islington
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VENUE: O2 Academy Islington

ADDRESS: Angel Central, N1 Centre, 16 Parkfield St, London N1 0PS

CONTACT: 020 7288 4400


If you are travelling by tube there’s an escalator between platform level and street level at Angel station and Highbury stations.

Islington Station (0.9 miles away from the venue) has a lift, ramps and escalator and King’s Cross St Pancras station (0.9 miles away from the venue) also has lifts and escalators.

There are Blue Badge spaces situated in Angel Central Car Park and on Liverpool Road outside Sainsbury’s.

If you require accessible tickets for any events at O2 Academy’s across the country you will need to provide proof of your disability. The simplest way is to register for an Access Card.

Don’t have an Access Card? You can complete the online booking form, call the venue +44 (0)20 7288 4400 or email the O2 Academy Islington at . You can also text the venue by Next Generation Text Service by 18002 +44 (0)20 7288 4400

If you require a complimentary ticket for your companion – available for registered disabled people – please tell the venue at the time of booking.

If you require an information sheet in braille please email

The box offices have lowered counters. The one at O2 Academy Islington is located on the ground level of Angel Central. The box office for O2 Academy2 Islington is situated on the upper level of Angel Central which can be reached by a stairway, escalator or a lift.

Limited wheelchair spaces are available on a first come first served basis, please request this service at the time of booking.

There are accessible toilets on the mezzanine level and in the foyer next to the other toilets at the O2 Academy Islington.

The O2 Academy2 Islington has an accessible toilet in the foyer.

All the accessible toilets can be opened without a RADAR key.

The bars do not have lowered counters but the friendly staff will be happy to assist you and there is a bar close to the viewing platform.

If you need any assistance using the cloakroom please notify a member of staff.

Assistance dogs are welcome in the venue – please let the academy know if you wish to bring one when you make your booking.

There is a medical room situated on the ground floor.

If you need any help purchasing any merchandise please contact a member of staff.

Please be aware strobe lighting may be used during some concerts.


The venue used to be called Marquee N1 which was backed by Dave Stewart from The Eurythmics.