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Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park

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The Ecology Park Gatehouse Thames Path John Harrison Way, London SE10 0QZ, England
+44 20 8293 1904
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Wild Oasis!

This Ecology Park sandwiched between substantial housing developments is a wild oasis and a hidden... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Nick and Angel S
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Beautiful

Beautiful well planned & thought out conservatory. I seen several birds & insects on the short and... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Jessica E
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10 Sep 2017
“Wild Oasis!”
22 Aug 2017
“Beautiful ”
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The Ecology Park Gatehouse Thames Path John Harrison Way, London SE10 0QZ, England
Greenwich
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+44 20 8293 1904
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This Ecology Park sandwiched between substantial housing developments is a wild oasis and a hidden gem that provides an educational hub and a sanctuary for the wildlife The developers are encroaching and I sincerely hope that the park survives for many years to come!

Thank Nick and Angel S
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful well planned & thought out conservatory. I seen several birds & insects on the short and easy board walk. Great place to collect your thoughts & unwind the day with nature!

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 24 July 2017

As others have mentioned, the small unspoiled area is a calm oasis even at the weekends if no family oriented events are going on. Don't expect thrills and spills, and if not a nature lover, it can seem boring. On the other hand if willing...More

Thank Colin E
Reviewed 26 April 2017

It is run by volunteers who have a passion for the park. It is very restful and for the locals , and children a highlight in a very crowded world. We could hear a lot of bird wildlife, the problem is trying to spot!!. We...More

Thank alanog
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

A moment of calm to be found in London. This really is a spot to cherish and the bird life is definitely worth a visit. Looking forward to seeing it all the seasons

Thank mav1988
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Every weekend there are different activities going on at Ecology Park for kids and for adults. My little girl (5yrs) love this place. Great outdoor activity for the whole family.

1  Thank puwistaja
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The park is a wetlands area along the Thames just a short walk down from the O2. Although small, the winding boardwalk layout makes it feel surprisingly expansive... despite the large blocks of flats that are springing up all around it. As soon as you...More

1  Thank M D
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

The teacher was the best educator and entertainer of young children I have ever come across. Kept a dozen 2-6 year olds and their parents enthralled.

Thank Wharfgirl
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This was a real surprise. We were walking the Thames Path and wandered into this little park on spec - it turned out to be a very pleasant visit. There are boardwalks through the marshes and a couple of hides overlooking the lakes, we had...More

Thank AnnieBooboos
Reviewed 8 April 2015

We have just got back from a fabulous day at the park here. The staff were so lovely and never tired of the constant questions of the children, and were patient and friendly. I can't believe it was free, had such a good time, saw...More

Thank RGtwinmummy
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