Lewisham Council - Improving Beckenham Place Park

Improving Beckenham Place Park

We want to improve and enhance Beckenham Place Park, recognising its value as the borough's largest open space. Find out more about our plans to attract many more visitors to enjoy many more activities in this historic park.    

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Woodland creatures walk in the woods in Beckenham Place Park Free

Beckenham Place Park 
18 February 10am to 12 noon

Create a mask then wear it on a guided walk through the woods. Suitable for aged 6+. Requires walking on uneven paths.Meet in the room by the café by 10:30am (when we will leave to walk)

Family tree planting in Beckenham Place Park Free

Beckenham Place Park 
19 February 10.30AM to 1.30PM

Help plant 200 small trees to add to existing woodland and an area of new tree planting. Meet on the grassy area between Beckenham Place gate and the Mansion. All equipment provided. Wear clothes to get muddy. Children must be accompanied by an adult

BMXercise in Beckenham Place Park

Beckenham Place Park 
19 February 10.30AM to 11.30AM

Come to weekly women's beginner BMX sessions.

Self-led miniature nature treasure box walk in Beckenham Place Park (eastern side of the railway track) Free

Beckenham Place Park 
21 February 10am to 11.30AM

Pick up a pack of raisins at the children’s playground near the Old Bromley Road entrance to Beckenham Place park, eat them, then go on a walk around the park, looking for tiny treasures that you can fit in your box

Drop in nature colouring activity for children in the Mansion at Beckenham Place Park Free

Beckenham Place Park 
21 February 1pm to 3pm

Drop in for as long or as little as you like to colour in and draw woodland scenes, animals and park-related pictures.

Beckenham Place Park visitor centre additional half-term opening Free

Beckenham Place Park 
21 February 1pm to 3pm

Drop in to the visitor centre on the ground floor of the Mansion to find out fascinating facts about the park and the Mansion. The visitor centre is usually only open on Sundays - make the most of this additional opportunity!

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