Welcome to Gravesend & Gravesham

Gravesham is minutes away from London by High Speed 1 trains. Gravesend railway station has services to take visitors to and from Stratford International in 12 minutes and  Central London in 24 minutes.

Ebbsfleet International is also 5 minutes drive from Gravesend providing the Borough with invaluable links to and from Europe.

As such, Gravesham is an ideal base for a day out, with a unique setting of Gravesend's Thames Riverside and exploring the exceptional countryside and historic villages of the North Kent Downs.

Gravesham has a wide range of places of interest to offer the visitor and a great number of Kent and London visitor destinations within easy reach.  We extend a very warm welcome to all.

 
 

What is happening in Gravesham - click on the side arrows

  • Charles Dickens at Gads Hill Place

    TALK: Charles Dickens at Gad's Hill Place - Jennifer Ide

    Wednesday 10 September
    As a boy Dickens fell in love with Gad's Hill Place and brought the house in 1856 - it became 'his little Kentish freehold'. Come and listen to Jennifer Ide from The Dickens Fellowship who will be talking about Charles Dickens life at Gads Hill Place.

  • Jetstream Tours

    JetStream Tours in Gravesend!

    SUMMER HOLIDAY FUN!

    An exhilarating 20 minute jet powered experience along the Thames at Gravesend. Trips run every half an hour from Gravesend Town Pier. Booking at Gravesend Visitor Centre now!

  • Riverside Guide

    TALKING THE WALK

    Gravesend Audio Trail

    Take a walk along Gravesend Riverside and discover Graveshams extraordinary history avaiable for adults and children from Gravesend Visitor Information Centre to find out more please phone 01474 337600

     

  • SUMMER OPENING HOURS

    As from April 1st 2014 our opening hours for the Sping/Summer season will be: 

    Mon - Sat: 9am - 5pm
    Sunday: 10am - 3pm
    Bank Holidays: 10am - 4pm

  •  Gravesham Visitor Guide 2014/15

    Go Gravesham Visitor Guide 2014/15

    Our Go Gravesham Visitor Guide 2014/15 is now out! Come and pick up your copy for Spring and Summer events in the area!

  • Gravesend Town Guide App, Gravesend, Kent

    Gravesend Town Guide App available

    Install and try the new Gravesend Town Guide App for free!
    Information on the go is now available on Android and Iphone, so don't waste anytime and download it now.

     

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