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Thurrock Thameside Nature Park

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Dp port cycle ride to visitors centre

Made welcome when arrived Great food available Even better coffee Binoculars available to use on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
steve_shorey
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Stanford-Le-Hope, United Kingdom
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Peaceful nature setting

Visited here many times and such a lovely place to have a stroll. Walking round there is a good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kimlovesjaws
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Essex, United Kingdom
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Thurrock Thameside Nature Park is situated on the Thames Estuary and is fantastic for family days out, bird and ship watching, historical interest and getting away from the hustle and bustle. The views across the Thames Estuary are stunning...more
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Mucking Wharf Road | Mucking, Stanford-Le-Hope, Thurrock SS17 0RN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Made welcome when arrived Great food available Even better coffee Binoculars available to use on view of thames. Or birds

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank steve_shorey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here many times and such a lovely place to have a stroll. Walking round there is a good size Birds hide to sit in and look over the estuary with pictures of what to look out for. A lovely shop and cafe which has...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good walk for dogs, nice for drinks/sncaks., a realy good walk for dogs. Big play area for younger people.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

We are very lucky to live local to this site. I visit fot walks with the dog. The grounds are well cared for and signposted for walkers. The Centre itself is great for grabbing a drink, treating yourself to a cake or some lunch. Their...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bigletjack
Jimmy A, Manager at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2019

Hi Bigletjack, so glad you appreciate the site, we hope to have new doggy facilities soon!

Reviewed December 28, 2018

Whenever we have visitors to stay, we always like to bring them here. Each time we come, there is always something new to see, both inside or outside the building. It is particularly pleasing to see how the site continues to provide ongoing events and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shebilly
Jimmy A, Manager at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2019

Hi shebilly, Thanks for your lovely review, We will keep on trying to improve for your next visit!

Reviewed December 28, 2018

This is such a lovely place. When my home was recently repossessed I was stuck with the dilemma of what to do with my collection of Dwarf Mongoose. I wisely decided to release the Dwarf Mongoose at Thurrock Thameside. They have been there for nearly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kevbutnobacon
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Live very close but have only visited a couple of times. It gives great views of the Thames estuary and is excellent for those looking for a coastal walk. Just make sure you keep your dog on its lead... there are lots of signs regarding...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank iofford
Jimmy A, Manager at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2018

Hi iofford, Thanks for your complimentary review. You are right to point out the danger of the adders at TTNP, however the risk is VERY low, we have had no reported incidents of snake bites on dogs in the last 6 years, since opening. A...More

Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

I visit here often sometimes with my grandchildren and sometimes with my partner. Lovely events held here for the children to take part in for a nominal contribution. Nice little cafe manned by volunteers with a selection of hot and cold food. The centre offers...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jimmy A, Manager at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2018

Aww, Thanks Kassie000, what a lovely write up! hoping to have new seating on the roof in the new year too!

Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

I went for a visit today as the park had been recommended to me by a friend. There was plenty of activities for the children to take part in & the views are impressive. This is both an educational & fun event for all the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jimmy A, Manager at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Hi Grant, Thanks for your lovely review, Hope you'll keep coming back... Team TTNP

Reviewed October 10, 2018

Ideal for walking complimented by superb views of shipping on the Thames. Add to that the availability of the compulsory cafe and you have all you need

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David G
Jimmy A, Manager at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Hi David, We also think our cafe is a must! Thanks for the super review! Team TTNP

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Yes bit of a trek down the road to the car park but it’s free and nice place too
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