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

  • TripAdvisor Page

    We Would Love to Know What You Think

    We want to know what you think about Gravesend's Visitor Information Centre.

    Why not give us a quick reveiw on TripAdvisor.

  • Gravesend Beer Festival

    Gravesend's Beer Festival - Beer Affects

    Gravesend's Beer Festival will be held at Gravesend Town Hall. There will be over 30 different real ales, cider, whiskey and lots more. You can also enjoy live music, gourmet hot and cold food. Please click here for more information 

  • Winter Opening Hours

    Our winter opening hours are: 

    Monday - Saturday: 9.00 - 16.00
    Sunday's: Closed
    Bank Holiday's: Closed

  • 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.


  • Chinese New Year 2015 Celebrations

    Gravesend Celebrates Chinese New Year 2015

    2015 is the year of the Sheep.  Join in the celebrations on 25th February at 11am.

  • Talk: Charles Dickens and his love for Gad's Hill Place

    Talk: Charles Dickens & his love for Gad's Hill Place

    Listen to Dickens Fellowship Guide Jennifer Ide talk about Charles Dickens & his home at Gad's Hill, Higham.

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