- The Tarn
The Tarn is one of Royal Greenwich's Green Flag award winning sites.
The Tarn is a beautiful landscaped garden and lake with interesting wildfowl and a bird sanctuary. Many original features have been retained from the 1930s.
* Soft landscaping works are taking place between 4 April to 24 April 2019 and some areas of The Tarn
will not be accessible to the public.*
- Map reference
- There is a picnic area and an 18th century ice well, which used to be a storage area for ice used by the kitchen staff at Eltham Palace.
The Tarn has retained the Green Flag award.
- Sports and play areas
The Tarn is part of the Green Chain Walk. Fairy Hill Park is within a short walking distance on the other side of the railway line.
- 020 8856 0100
- Access information
- Wheelchair access is available.
- Friends of Park website