Island Gardens

island gardens

This charming riverside park holds the modern day view of Greenwich featured in Canaletto's famous 18th century painting, 'A View of Greenwich from the River'. There are three acres of waterfront parkland and easy access to Greenwich via the foot tunnel under the River Thames. The park has many tables and benches which are ideal for family picnics. There is a nice café that is open from 10am to 5pm everyday and also a kiosk that is open from 9am to 6pm.

Island Gardens is 1.12 hectares in area size and falls under LAP area 8.

Island GardensFor more information please contact the Parks and Open Spaces Service at

Saunders Ness Road
London E14

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Link to website: Island Gardens

Nearest DLR station: Island Gardens
Bus D7, D3 and 135.

Before you travel please visit for directions and maps.