Maryon Wilson Park

Thorntree Road, Charlton, London SE7 8AE

020 8856 0100

Guide Last Updated: 22/03/2018

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Access Guide

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include a deer enclosure and an animal farm.

  • The park is on the route of the Green Chain Walk and Capital Ring.

  • The park is open 24 hours.

  • There is no street lighting.

  • There are tours of the animal park on Wednesday at 13:30, limited to the first 50 visitors.

  • Private tours are also available for school and community groups, bookable through the ranger service.

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the area.

  • This venue is situated in Charlton.

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest mainline station is Woolwich Dockyard.

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

  • There is not a car park for public use within 200m (approx).

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.

  • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.

  • Standard marked parking bays are located on Thorntree Road.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • Sections of Thorntree Road are on a steep slope.

  • There is also on street parking on Charlton Park Road.

  • This information is for the entrance located on Thorntree Road, opposite Pound Park Road.

  • There is level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open (no doors).

  • The door opening is 120cm (3ft 11in) wide.

  • This information is for the entrance located opposite Cemetery Road.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open (no doors).

  • The door opening is 148cm (4ft 10in) wide.

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located after the entrance.

  • The ramp or slope is steep.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

  • There is not level access to the service(s).

  • The paths around this park consist of easy, moderate and very steep slopes.

  • The animal park is nearest to the Thorntree Road entrance.

  • There are moderate slopes between this entrance and the animal enclosures.

  • Animals include sheep, goats, ducks, rabbits, pigs, chichillas and ponies.

  • During the weekly animal petting sessions, visitors are escorted into some of the enclosures to get closer to the animals.

  • There are picnic style tables and a handwash area in the animal feeding area.

  • There are not accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • There are benches located throughout the park.

  • Most benches are located next to paved paths.