Battersea Park Zoo
The Zoo entrance is at Chelsea Gate on Queenstown Road, by the picturesque riverside walk in Battersea Park. Meet monkeys, lemurs, meerkats, otters, farmyard animals and aviaries filled with birds.
This exciting animal experience combines a zoo, animal encounters, play area, relaxing café and gift shop.
265 Lavender Hill
020 8871 7466
Adult and children's books, Baby Rhyme Times, Black and white photocopier, Computer Classes, Fax service, Internet access and WiFi , Story time for Children, Talking books.
Battersea Arts Centre
020 7223 2223
Carrying many of London's best fringe productions, the Battersea Arts Centre is one of the best off-West End theatres and art venues in the capital. A Grade II-listed building which was the former town hall, the BAC is now one of the country's biggest arts centres, housing studios and gallery space as well as a theatre. With a reputation for producing innovative and exciting new work, this well-loved Lavender Hill landmark has played host to everything from stand-up comedy to opera.
Nuffield leisure centre
020 7228 4400
Fully equipped gym, Dedicated Spin Studio, Wellbeing Advisor, Physiotherapist, Personal Trainers, Nutritionist, Sauna, Steam Room, Crèche, Free onsite parking, Private locker hire, Adults only centre.
Battersea sports centre
020 8871 8529
Battersea Sports Centre features a great gym, fully matted dojo/studio, a four court Sports Hall, as well as a top class 3G Football Pitch with floodlighting.
276-288 Lavender Hill
0844 571 2844
Gym, Ladies Only Areas, Cardio Theatre, Weights Area, Spinning Room, Studio Lounge, Area Pool, Beauty Room, Sun Bed, Saunas, Steam Room, Crèche & Car Parking
Parks & Commons
Battersea Park is a 200 acre green space at Battersea in the London Borough of Wandsworth. It is situated on the south bank of the River Thames opposite Chelsea, and was opened in 1858.
There are always plenty of things to do in the Park, such as…
The Friends BBQ with Live Music, Children’s activities, Bar, Raffle, Tombola and a Silent Auction..
Friends Annual Sculpture Award
Friends Autumn Lunchtime Lecture
Parks Police Dog Show
Clapham Common is one of the largest open spaces in London and performs an essential role as a green lung and a place for recreation. The common has existed for over 1000 years, but the pressures on its unique character are immense
There is always plenty to do such as…
Friends Summer Party
Detecting bats on the Common