Shorne Woods Country Park

Shorne Woods Country Park is a large ancient woodland site, with an eco friendly visitor centre, cafe, and 288 acres of woodland to explore. Near Gravesend.

Shorne Woods is a Site of Special Scientific Interest within the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

The park is renowned for its wildflowers and wildlife and also has strong links to the past, as it lies on what was the Cobham Hall Estate.

The eco-friendly visitor centre uses a range of cutting-edge innovations and won numerous awards for sustainability. The visitor centre also plays host to our great cafe, where there is an extensive menu of drinks and snacks to choose from.

You can also take your pick from the numerous things to do on your visit to the park:

Circular Walks

Outdoor learning at Shorne Woods
Hosting educational programmes throughout the year, Shorne Woods offers lots of opportunities to learn about the nature and wildlife at the park. It is also one of the few places in South East England to provide Forest Schools.

Shorne Woods as a venue
With a unique space and meeting room for hire, Shorne Woods is an excellent venue for everything from business meetings and workshops, to birthdays and club meetings.

Cycling allowed

Riding allowed



Disabled toilets

Disabled parking



Play area

View points

Visitor centre

Visitor guide

Trim trail

Shorne Woods Country Park
Brewers Road     
DA12 3HX

01474 823 800

Opening times - Please check before visiting.
9am to dusk or 9pm. Whichever is earlier. Park closed Christmas Day
Visitor centre opening hours
01 November - 31 March, open 11am-4pm
01 April - 31 October, open 10am-5pm

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Last Updated: 28 Apr 2015