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Maryon Wilson Park

Thorntree Road, Charlton, London, SE7 8AE

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include a deer enclosure and an animal farm.
  • Comments View
    • The park is on the route of the Green Chain Walk and Capital Ring.

COVID-19 Information

Opening Times

  • The park is open 24 hours.
  • There is no street lighting.
  • There are tours of the animal park on Wednesdays at 13:30. The tour is limited to the first 50 visitors.
  • Private tours are also available for school and community groups, bookable through the ranger service.

Location

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Woolwich Dockyard.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Outside Access (Thorntree Road Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located on Thorntree Road, opposite Pound Park Road.
    • There is step-free access at this entrance.
    • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • Comments View
    • The width of the opening is 120cm.

Outside Access (Charlton Park Road Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located on Charlton Park Road opposite Cemetery Lane.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
    • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located beyond the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • Comments View
    • The width of the opening is 140cm.

Maryon Wilson Park

  • There is not level access to the service(s).
  • The paths around this park consist of easy and steep slopes.
  • There are benches located throughout the park.
  • Most benches are located next to paved paths.
  • The animal park is nearest to the Thorntree Road entrance.
  • There are steep slopes between this entrance and the animal enclosures.
  • Animals include sheep, goats, ducks, rabbits, pigs, chinchillas and ponies.
  • During the weekly animal petting sessions, visitors are escorted into some of the enclosures to get closer to the animals. Some of the enclosures can be accessed via a portable ramp.
  • There are picnic style tables and a hand wash area in the animal feeding area.
  • There are two wheelchair accessible picnic tables which are in a locked area adjoining the deer enclosure. Access to this area is available only during the Wednesday tours. The tours are currently suspended due to covid, but are scheduled to recommence at October half term 2021.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

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Additional Info

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.