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Trover photo by Turbulent Or

Gravesend

England

Trover photo by Turbulent Or

Trover photo by Nicholas Gre

Trover photo by Nicholas Gre

Trover photo by Snappy David

Gravesend

Known for Family-friendly, Lake and Friendly People

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Things to do in Gravesend

One of the world’s most well-preserved medieval castles, this historic building is known for its fascinating and gruesome history.

Created as the focal point of Britain’s millennium celebrations, today this architectural wonder offers a world of entertainment under one enormous roof.

Visit this cathedral to learn about the history behind London’s most iconic church and its Baroque dome that overlooks the city.

Visit this grand castle on an island in a lake to see rooms decorated in medieval style, picnic in serene grounds and enjoy entertainment for all the family.

An engineering marvel, this London icon spans both the River Thames and the ages.

Marvel at this innovative building with a spiral design that resembles a pickled cucumber in the center of London’s skyline.

An abandoned power station on the banks of the Thames is the ideal home for Britain’s national gallery of modern art.

Discover an eclectic schedule of art, cinema, dance, music and theater events at one of the largest performing arts centers in Europe.