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A new cultural destination
The Royal Arsenal
What's sowonderful about Woolwich?
Woolwich isn’t just the Royal Arsenal and the busy town centre, it’s a thriving community with a great range of things to do and places to visit.
Here comes Crossrail
Crossrail will be up and running soon and is on course to provide easier, quicker and more direct travel opportunities across London. It will be transformative in Woolwich!
A NewCultural District
A new Cultural District is on the way in Woolwich. It will include large-scale concert venues, rehearsal rooms, studio spaces, offices, restaurants and internationally acclaimed theatre companies.
Find out about the history and heritage of the area and see the latest exhibition. You can even research your own family’s history!
Woolwich and the river Thames are intimately connected and Woolwich pier is an important transport link.
ParksAnd Open Spaces
There’s plenty of parks and green spaces in and around Woolwich. Try Woolwich Common, Maryon Park or Charlton Park for a start!
What else can I see around Woolwich?
There are lots of outstanding places to visit within minutes of Woolwich town centre. The Thames Barrier, Crossness Pumping Station and Severndroog Castle are all nearby.
Events in Woolwich
Woolwich has a growing number of great places to eat and drink ranging from Eritrean to Italian!