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


    Due to events at Town Pier the Tilbury to Gravesend ferry will be running to/from West Street Pier on the dates shown below -
    27 May to 5 June 
    15 June to 28 June
    23 September to 6 October

    Click here to find more information on the ferry service.

  • The Queen 90th Birthday

    Queen 90th Birthday Celebrations

    Click here to find all events celebrating the Queen turning 90!

  • Follow us on Instagram

    We're now on Instagram

    Why not follow us our username is visit_gravesend

  • Summer Opening Hours

    From  Friday 1 April our opening hours will be: 

    Monday - Saturday:
    9am - 5pm
    Sunday: 10am - 3pm
    Bank Holidays: 10am - 4pm

  • Gravesend Visitor Guide 2016/17

    Visit Gravesend 2016/17

    Look out for our new visitor guide available at Gravesend Visitor Information Centre soon... 

    Click on the image to view the downloadable version

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