Beautiful park with many different trees and parts to it including a lake, boating, picturesque cafe and huge Buddha statue
Battersea Park is a 200-acre green space at Battersea in the London Borough of Wandsworth in London. It is situated on the south bank of the River Thames opposite Chelsea and was opened in 1858. The park occupies marshland reclaimed from the Thames and land formerly used for market gardens.
My favourite park in London. Beautiful place for a picnic or a relaxed walk along the Thames. Also features paddle boats and bikes for hire.
Battersea Park is a 200-acre green space, considered one of the capitals most interesting parks. It has a riverside promenade, a large lake, many notable trees and ecological areas, children's play areas and zoo, a bandstand, the Pump House gallery, ceremony venue and all-weather outdoor sporting…
“Must visit for Art lovers. Enjoy the exhibits and spend some time in Duke of York Square for dining and shopping.”
“Home to smaller animals including otters, capuchins and chinchillas, with an interactive play area.”
“Until 2000, this museum on the bank of the Thames housed the UK’s contemporary art collection. Always an attractive museum, the galleries were cramped and too much was held in storage but the opening of Tate Modern has solved the problem, leaving the original building to concentrate on British art. The start of 2017 has seen a hugely popular David Hockney exhibition (although this does cost extra) but the permanent collection includes a trio of paintings by Whistler, an unrivalled collection of Turner paintings, plus Stanley Spencer, Francis Bacon and Henry Moore.”
“Bunga Bunga is a Battersea bar and club with a fun Italian theme, karaoke, DJs and feverish party spirit. Try the Pizzas and enjoy the quirky décor and frivolous atmosphere.”