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Thames Barrier Park

North Woolwich Road, London E16 2HP, England
+44 20 7476 3741
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible22%
27 Jul 2018
“Interesting but you need a tour”
10 Jun 2017
“Nice walk”
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North Woolwich Road, London E16 2HP, England
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

An amazing feat of engineering. There is an information centre, but if you want more than a view then take a tour. About twice a year they raise and lower the barrier to check it. Dates on the internet. The cafe is adequate, for cream...More

Thank chrissT8030TW
Reviewed 10 June 2017

It's a cool place to walk or play some football/rugby/basket with friends or family. I am really glad to live next by

Thank venanzius
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Your kids can play while you get a unique view of the Thames and wonder at the engineering that went into building the Barrier. It's museum and visitor centre are nearby, as is the off-limits operational building. Not many tourists get up this way, but...More

Thank JamesHJr
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Lovely park but shame there were no notices to say that we could not get through the other side of the hedge area. We had to walk all the way back and around. However, it was a nice day and I loved our walk through...More

Thank Melanie D
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely stunning. Well kept and amazing views of the Thames Barrier. Very flat worth good paths so great to run round

Thank KieranM1068
Reviewed 12 April 2017

A surprising very green and relaxing find. Excellent close views of the Thames Barrier and traffic on the river

Thank 1937Max
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The toilets have been renovated and are now nice. The cafe is a bit worn and the chiller units rather noisy. When busy, the place is rather claustrophobic (screaming children and all). However. When not overly crowded it can be a pleasant place for a...More

Thank Justintuijl
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Trip to Barrier on DLR ok park pleasant families and interested parties but no info on Barrier function Free trade coffee often means lousy taste with bags Blue Mountain evident no not what you can buy Would advise going to Thames Path side (south) not...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This was an un-expected find whilst exploring the area around the hotel. The fountains were switched off as it was winter but they would have been fun in the summer. The gardens were pretty. There was a cafe and a children play park. Good views...More

Thank oofus
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Be warned. If you use this cafe they have several portaloos but because of an unresolved issue with the company who run the toilets, there is no soap in any of them. I asked for soap at the cafe counter but they were unwilling to...More

Thank Elissamood
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  • Address: North Woolwich Road, London E16 2HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7476 3741
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