Dulwich Park  

 
 
ADDRESS
College Road, SE21 7BQ
 
 
TELEPHONE
 

Nearby

 
 
  • Visitor Information

Huge area packed with historic features, exciting facilities and perfect picnic spots. Created in 1890, Dulwich Park started life as farmland and a group of meadows known as ‘five fields’ and many of the ancient Oaks, which were used as boundary markers, survive today. It is considered by some to have been the forerunner of modern Country Parks. Queen Mary was a regular visitor to the Garden and one of the park entrances 'Queen Mary's Gate' was named after her.


 

LondonTown.com - Dulwich Park Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Denmark Hill Station
 
29 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
West Dulwich Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
North Dulwich Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Dulwich Park on LondonTown.com

 
Boating Lakes in London

The success of Team GB's Olympic rowers in 2012 led to the restoration of Victoria Park's boating lake - and the East London park now...

 
 
London Calendar 2017

Discover what's on in London 2017 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2017 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dulwich Road, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 18 minutes from Dulwich Park
Community greenhouses within Brockwell Park.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Goose Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
East Dulwich, SE22 | 20 minutes from Dulwich Park
Goose Green, the triangle of grass at the northern end of Lordship Lane which links St John's Church to the East Dulwich high street, was once ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peckham Rye Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Peckham Rye, SE15 | 25 minutes from Dulwich Park
Peckham Rye combines the Park and Common providing a large green space for sports, sun bathing, families and ducks. Notable aspects include ornamental gardens - ... More
 
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Dulwich Park

Dulwich Park gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Herne Hill Velodrome
London > Leisure >
Burbage Road, SE24 | 7 minutes from Dulwich Park
One of the oldest cycling tracks in the world, the Herne Hill Velodrome was built way back in 1891 and still hosts regular training for local ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Croquet Club
London > Leisure > Games
Burbage Road, SE21 | 8 minutes from Dulwich Park
A million miles away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford Circus, the peace and quiet of leafy Dulwich is a great place to enjoy a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brockwell Lido
London > Leisure >
Lido Park Gardens, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 22 minutes from Dulwich Park
This excellent community sports facility was built by the London County Council in 1937. And, after a period of closure, Brockwell Lido re-opened in July 2007. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Dulwich Park

Near Dulwich Park
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Now On
Dulwich Pavilion
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 1st to 30th June 2017
Dulwich Park, Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, Bloomsbury, London SE21 | 1 minute from Dulwich Park
A highlight of the 2017 London Festival of Architecture and a first for the Dulwich Picture Gallery, the Dulwich Pavilion is equivalent to the Serpentine Pavilion ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Choreographing The Collection
London > Events > Dance  Dates: Friday 23rd June and Friday 14th July 2017 - 6pm-10pm
Dulwich Park, Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 | 1 minute from Dulwich Park
A promenade dance tour which retraces the footsteps of the millions of visitors who have crossed the threshold over 200 years featuring four dancers as your ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
Sargent: The Watercolours
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 21st June to 8th October 2017
Dulwich Park, Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 | 1 minute from Dulwich Park
This June, the Dulwich Picture Gallery hosts the first major UK exhibition of watercolours by John Singer Sargent. Sargent: The Watercolours brings together nearly 80 works ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Dulwich Park

Near Dulwich Park
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hootananny Brixton
London > Entertainment > Pubs
95 Effra Road, SW2 | 26 minutes from Dulwich Park
Hootananny Brixton is the sister venue to one of the Scottish Highlands' most successful venues, Hootananny in Inverness. Revamped and refurbished, it's fast-establishing itself as one ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ritzy Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW2 | 31 minutes from Dulwich Park
If the Ritzy were a cat, it would have used up most of its nine lives. The cinema started life in 1910 as the Electric Pavilion, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bussey Building
London > Entertainment >
133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 34 minutes from Dulwich Park
Once an industrial powerhouse, one of the premier cricket bat makers in the country and an air raid shelter during the Second World War, the historic ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Dulwich Park

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Dulwich Park
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 | 1 minute from Dulwich Park
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Horniman Museum
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
100 London Road, SE23 | 22 minutes from Dulwich Park
Victorian tea trader Frederick John Horniman collected specimens and artefacts from his travels around the world in the 1860's. His personal collection became the foundation of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Horniman Aquarium
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Horniman Museum, 100 London Road, Forest Hill, SE23 | 22 minutes from Dulwich Park
The basement aquarium at The Horniman follows a long history of marine life at the museum. Sealife has been on display here since 1903 when the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Dulwich Park

The best shops and markets near Dulwich Park
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
1 Calton Avenue, SE21 | 6 minutes from Dulwich Park
Hazel Broadfoot's and Julian Toland's run a superb, high class bookshop in the heart of Dulwich Village. All the staff have a real enthusiasm, thirst for ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
149 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 14 minutes from Dulwich Park
This East Dulwich branch of Moxon's fishmongers in Lordship Lane is a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced fish and is regarded as one of the best ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spray Rose
London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
69 East Dulwich Grove, SE22 | 17 minutes from Dulwich Park
Based in sleepy Dulwich, London’s number one mail order florist offers a comprehensive service across the city, the country and the world! And you won’t find ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Dulwich Park

What are the best dining options near Dulwich Park London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pavilion Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Dulwich Park, College Road, SE21 | Same location as Dulwich Park
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
94 Dulwich Village, SE21 | 2 minutes from Dulwich Park
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Swadesh
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
120 Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, SE22 | 14 minutes from Dulwich Park
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Dulwich Park

Near Dulwich Park
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 2.3 miles from Dulwich Park
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 2.5 miles from Dulwich Park
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Music Everything Ltd
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Parchmore Place, CR7 | 3.1 miles from Dulwich Park
This popular, affordable music school delivers short and intensive part time courses in music production/technology, sound engineering, vocal techniques and keyboard/guitar/dj skills. They also have studios to ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Dulwich Park

Dulwich Park gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Herne Hill Velodrome
London > Leisure >
Burbage Road, SE24 | 7 minutes from Dulwich Park
One of the oldest cycling tracks in the world, the Herne Hill Velodrome was built way back in 1891 and still hosts regular training for local ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Croquet Club
London > Leisure > Games
Burbage Road, SE21 | 8 minutes from Dulwich Park
A million miles away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford Circus, the peace and quiet of leafy Dulwich is a great place to enjoy a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dulwich Road, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 18 minutes from Dulwich Park
Community greenhouses within Brockwell Park.... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Dulwich Park

The best pubs near London Dulwich Park.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown & Greyhound
London > Nightlife > Pubs
73 Dulwich Village, SE21 | 2 minutes from Dulwich Park
The Crown & Greyhound in Dulwich Village (also known as 'The Dog') is a large pub - really, it's an amalgamation of two: The Crown and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rosendale
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
65 Rosendale Road, SE21 | 16 minutes from Dulwich Park
The winner of the Time Out Award for Best Gastropub 2007 is indeed a truly splendid restaurant, with a short menu of hip modern cuisine made ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Commercial
London > Nightlife > Pubs
212 Railton Road, SE24 | 17 minutes from Dulwich Park
Blending the relaxed vibe of nearby Dulwich Village and the party feel of Brixton The Commercial is perfectly suited to its ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Dulwich Park

Dulwich Park clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Champagne + Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 | 31 minutes from Dulwich Park
Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles founders, Maud Fierobe and Stefano Frigerio, can be found ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ritzy Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 31 minutes from Dulwich Park
This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brixton Beach
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Popes Road, Brixton, SW9 | 31 minutes from Dulwich Park
Each summer, Londoners can enjoy the charms of the seaside without leaving the city at the rooftop Brixton Beach . I nspired by the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Dulwich Park

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Dulwich Park.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 1 minute from Dulwich Park
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Battersea Barge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 3.3 miles from Dulwich Park
In the shadow of the Battersea Power Station, the Battersea Barge is a unique venue that's open daily for food, drink and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 3.4 miles from Dulwich Park
Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the ... More
 
 
 
 
 

Hotels Near

Dulwich Park

 
 
Near Dulwich Park All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Dulwich Park

 
 
 
Dulwich Pavilion
Dulwich Pavilion
Exhibitions | Until 30th June 2017 

Dulwich Picture Gallery 1 minute walk from Dulwich Park

A highlight of the 2017 London Festival of Architecture and a first for the Dulwich Picture Gallery, the Dulwich Pavilion ...More

 
Sargent: The Watercolours
Sargent: The Watercolours
Exhibitions | Until 8th October 2017 

Dulwich Picture Gallery 1 minute walk from Dulwich Park

This June, the Dulwich Picture Gallery hosts the first major UK exhibition of watercolours by John Singer Sargent. Sargent: The ...More

 

New on LondonTown

 
 
Nobu Shoreditch
Nobu Shoreditch
Dining 

At the heart of Nobu Hotel Shoreditch, this stunning 240-seat restaurant is the place to ...More

 
VQ Aldgate
VQ Aldgate
Dining 

Famous for staying open 24 hours VQ is a great spot, day or night, for ...More

 
Shikumen Aldgate
Dining 

Shikumen at Dorsett City follows in the footsteps of its flagship restaurant at Dorsett Shepherds Bush, which has received Bib Gourmand from the Michelin guide inspectors....More

The Ivy Tower Bridge
The Ivy Tower Bridge
Dining 

Part of the Ivy's brasserie style restaurants, this one has a rather good riverside location ...More

 
Tom Simmons
Tom Simmons
Dining 

Tom Simmons, a former star of MasterChef: The Professionals, dishes up cockle popcorn, laverbread mayonnaise ...More

 
Rola Wala
Rola Wala
Dining 

After the success of Street Feast residencies Rola Wala serves up authentic, healthy, every day ...More

 
Tibits Bankside
Dining 

Displaying over vegetarian 40 dishes, tibits retains its showcase centrepiece at its second London restaurant....More

The Oystermen Seafood Bar and Kitchen
The Oystermen Seafood Bar and Kitchen
Dining 

The Oystermen, aka Matt Lovell and Rob Hampton, ...More

 
Duddell's
Duddell's
Dining 

A sibling to Duddell's in Hong Kong, akin to walking into the home of a ...More

 
Gabeto
Gabeto
Dining 

Modern brasserie in Camden Market with Lee Andrews, formerly of Chiltern Firehouse, as head chef ...More

 
Hampstead Beach
Hampstead Beach
Seasonal | From 2nd July 

JW3

Summer's coming to Hampstead with an urban beach at JW3 with golden sand, free entry, ...More

 
Waiting for Godot
Theatre | From 5th September 

Arts Theatre

Samuel Beckett's controversial Waiting for Godot comes to the Arts Theatre in September. The show sees Didi and Gogo and their aching feet pass the time playing games near a tree while they wait for ...More

Venus In Fur
Venus In Fur
Theatre | From 6th October 

Haymarket Theatre Royal

David Ives' hit Broadway show Venus in Fur opens in the West End this August, ...More

 
The Majority
The Majority
Theatre | From 11th August 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

Writer and performer Rob Drummond follows on from his acclaimed production Bullet Catch with another ...More

 
Best Beaches in London
Best Beaches in London
Article 

There's need to leave town when you're in search of sand, feel the grains ...More

 
The Revolution will be Photocopied
The Revolution will be Photocopied
Exhibitions | On 1st July 

Bishopsgate Institute

Create your own protest publication in a zine-making ...More

 
Plywood: Material Of The Modern World
Plywood: Material Of The Modern World
Exhibitions | From 15th July 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum

From hatboxes to tea chests, surfboards to aeroplanes, ...More

 
The City Is Ours
The City Is Ours
Exhibitions | From 14th July 

Museum of London

More than half the world's population live in urban areas and that percentage is even ...More

 
Art Night London 2017
Art Night London 2017
Exhibitions | On 1st July 

Whitechapel Gallery

Stay up all night on Saturday 1st July for Art Night, a night of free ...More

 
Eid Festival 2017
Eid Festival 2017
Exhibitions | On 2nd July 

Trafalgar Square

Where Christians have Christmas, Muslims have Eid - which gives you an idea of how ...More

 
Barnes Film Festival
Film Events | From 29th September 

Various Venues London

The Barnes Film Festival returns for a second year in 2017, offering an alternative to the central London film festivals dominating the scene. The festival brings together the great and good of south west London's ...More

Best Places for Street Food in London
Best Places for Street Food in London
Article 

London's street food scene has really taken ...More

 
September in London 2017
September in London 2017
Article 

The Wellcome Collection explores the relationship between graphic design and health, The London Design ...More

 
 
 
 
SALE
London Hotels

From cheap budget accommodation to luxury 5 star suites see our discounts for Dulwich Park hotels, including Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington from 54% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960