Visitor information

The park is full of diverse features and a wealth of natural and human history.

Did you know you could dig for fossils at Lesnes Abbey Woods and walk part of south east London’s Green Chain? Or why not try some orienteering. Please see the maps here in the Downloads and resources column.

Features and facilities

  • Abbey ruin
  • Formal gardens
  • Playground facilities
  • Green Chain Walk
  • Fossil bed
  • Heathland and Tumulus
  • Ponds
  • Bluebell Woods (Please note that the picking of bluebells and wild flowers at this historic site is prohibited


Location and travel information

Lesnes Abbey is situated off the B213 Abbey Road, Belvedere.
The nearest railway station is Abbey Wood Station. The park is on bus routes 229, 469 and B11. Bus route 99 serves the wooldlands Woolwich Road enterance. Limited parking can be found on Abbey Road and New Road.