Animals & Nature

Taking the kids to a farm or zoo is one of our favourite ways to spend family time together. Below is a list of all the best places in the borough to do that.

Surrey Docks Farm

Surrey Docks Farm is a working city farm in the heart of London. It occupies a 2.2 acre site on the south bank of the river Thames in Rotherhithe. The farm works with local communities and the people of Southwark to provide many unique opportunities for … [Read more...]

Woodlands Farm

Woodlands Farm is a 90-acre working community farm with charitable status supported by volunteers, bordering Greenwich, dedicated to education and nature conservation. The Farm is open to the general public every day except Monday and Christmas Day … [Read more...]

Maryon Wilson Animal Park

Part of the former Maryon Wilson family estate, Maryon Wilson Animal Park is a beautifully landscaped park which contains both informal open grassland and woodlands - all in a valley setting. Maryon Wilson Park has an animal park with ducks, geese, … [Read more...]

Mudchute Park & Farm

Mudchute Park & Farm is a 32 acre site based in the middle of the Isle of Dogs which is open to the public and has fantastic views across London. Working in partnership with the London Borough of Tower Hamlets they preserve the open space and make it … [Read more...]

Maryon Wilson Animal Park London

These free tours within Maryon Wilson Park give children the opportunity to feed, stroke and handle the animals. The tours are led by the Park Ranger Service and are strictly limited to the first 50 people on the day. Times Monday From 13:30 Term … [Read more...]