Goose Green  

 
 
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East Dulwich, SE22 8DT
 
 
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Goose Green, the triangle of grass at the northern end of Lordship Lane which links St John's Church to the East Dulwich high street, was once common land, available for the use of the whole community. In the late 19th century William Bowyer-Smith, the Lord of the Manor at that time, started giving building leases on other common land at Peckham Rye to developers. The Camberwell Vestry stepped in and bought the manorial right to the land, so retaining it as a public open space. Hooray! At the easterly tip there's a children's playground and each May Goose Green hosts the Dulwich Festival Fair.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Denmark Hill Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
East Dulwich Railway Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Denmark Hill Railway Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Peckham Rye Multistory Car Park
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2017

Find out the best London 2017 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2017 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kennington Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Kennington Park Road, St. Agnes Place, Kennington, London SE11 | 2.2 miles from Goose Green
This much loved open space in the south London borough of Lambeth has two parts; the Victorian Grade II listed park and the park extension to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peckham Rye Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Peckham Rye, SE15 | 10 minutes from Goose Green
Peckham Rye combines the Park and Common providing a large green space for sports, sun bathing, families and ducks. Notable aspects include ornamental gardens - ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dulwich Road, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 31 minutes from Goose Green
Community greenhouses within Brockwell Park.... More
 
 
 
 
 
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Leisure near Goose Green

Goose Green gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Herne Hill Velodrome
London > Leisure >
Burbage Road, SE24 | 20 minutes from Goose Green
One of the oldest cycling tracks in the world, the Herne Hill Velodrome was built way back in 1891 and still hosts regular training for local ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Croquet Club
London > Leisure > Games
Burbage Road, SE21 | 24 minutes from Goose Green
A million miles away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford Circus, the peace and quiet of leafy Dulwich is a great place to enjoy a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pop Fields
London > Leisure > Attractions for Kids
49 Brixton Station Road, SW9 | 26 minutes from Goose Green
Play sport, watch all the sporting action and kick back with food and drink at Pop Fields, the place to ... More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Goose Green

Near Goose Green
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bussey Building
London > Entertainment >
133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 14 minutes from Goose Green
Once an industrial powerhouse, one of the premier cricket bat makers in the country and an air raid shelter during the Second World War, the historic ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Theatre Peckham
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Havil Street, SE5 | 21 minutes from Goose Green
In the heart of Borough, behind Southwark Town Hall, the Peckham Theatre offers theatre workshops especially aimed at children and young people in the borough. Their ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hootananny Brixton
London > Entertainment > Pubs
95 Effra Road, SW2 | 31 minutes from Goose Green
Hootananny Brixton is the sister venue to one of the Scottish Highlands' most successful venues, Hootananny in Inverness. Revamped and refurbished, it's fast-establishing itself as one ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Goose Green

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Goose Green
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
MOCA London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
113 Bellenden Road, SE15 | 10 minutes from Goose Green
Founded in 1994 as a project based museum, MOCA - or The Museum of Contemporary Art, London - got its first home, in the Bellenden Renewal ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Copeland Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Copeland Road, SE15 | 16 minutes from Goose Green
A large, partitioned white-walled gallery space within Copeland Park, home to the Bussey Building, the Copeland Gallery is an ideal space ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rod Barton Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
41-45 Consort Road, SE15 | 16 minutes from Goose Green
Rod Barton, one of the heads of Julian Opie's studio, runs this gallery which relocated from a Georgian garage in between Clerkenwell and Islington to south ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Goose Green

The best shops and markets near Goose Green
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spray Rose
London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
69 East Dulwich Grove, SE22 | 4 minutes from Goose Green
Based in sleepy Dulwich, London’s number one mail order florist offers a comprehensive service across the city, the country and the world! And you won’t find ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hope and Greenwood
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
20 Northcross Road, SE22 | 7 minutes from Goose Green
Excellent ice cream in the summer and a delicious-looking Christmas window in the winter are the kind of thing that make this candy shop a special ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
149 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 7 minutes from Goose Green
This East Dulwich branch of Moxon's fishmongers in Lordship Lane is a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced fish and is regarded as one of the best ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Goose Green

What are the best dining options near Goose Green London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mirash
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
94 Grove Vale, SE22 | Same location as Goose Green
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Le Chardon
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
65 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 2 minutes from Goose Green
French cuisine. Booking advised. Tables on patio. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sea Cow
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
37 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 3 minutes from Goose Green
Sea Cow takes elements from the traditional chippie - a takeaway option, low prices, mushy peas, lots of chips - and combines them with some of ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Goose Green

Near Goose Green
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2.5 miles from Goose Green
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 2.9 miles from Goose Green
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 35 minutes from Goose Green
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Goose Green

Goose Green gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Goose Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
East Dulwich, SE22 | Same location as Goose Green
Goose Green, the triangle of grass at the northern end of Lordship Lane which links St John's Church to the East Dulwich high street, was once ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peckham Rye Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Peckham Rye, SE15 | 10 minutes from Goose Green
Peckham Rye combines the Park and Common providing a large green space for sports, sun bathing, families and ducks. Notable aspects include ornamental gardens - ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Herne Hill Velodrome
London > Leisure >
Burbage Road, SE24 | 20 minutes from Goose Green
One of the oldest cycling tracks in the world, the Herne Hill Velodrome was built way back in 1891 and still hosts regular training for local ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Goose Green

The best pubs near London Goose Green.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Palmerston
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
91 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 5 minutes from Goose Green
After eight years as head chef of Bibendum, Jamie Younger brought his cooking talents to The Palmerston (formally The Lord Palmerston) in East Dulwich in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rye Hotel
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
31 Peckham Rye, SE15 | 11 minutes from Goose Green
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Phoenix Denmark Hill
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Windsor Walk, Denmark Hill, SE5 | 13 minutes from Goose Green
Above the platforms of Denmark Hill station The Phoenix provides the perfect place for real ales and craft beers in a ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Goose Green

Goose Green clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Champagne + Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 | 29 minutes from Goose Green
Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles founders, Maud Fierobe and Stefano Frigerio, can be found ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brixton Beach
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Popes Road, Brixton, SW9 | 29 minutes from Goose Green
Each summer, Londoners can enjoy the charms of the seaside without leaving the city at the rooftop Brixton Beach . I nspired by the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ritzy Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 31 minutes from Goose Green
This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Goose Green

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Goose Green.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 2.4 miles from Goose Green
Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 2.7 miles from Goose Green
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 22 minutes from Goose Green
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
 
 
 
 

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The South London Soul Train
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 21st October 2017 

Bussey Building 14 minutes walk from Goose Green

Jazzheadchronic, Brit Funk Association, Snowboy and many more spin funk and soul in this special Earth, Wind & Fire edition ...More

Katharina Grosse: This Drove My Mother Up The Wall
Exhibitions | Until 3rd December 2017 

South London Gallery 17 minutes walk from Goose Green

For her first institutional solo exhibition in London, Katharina Grosse presents a new work, painted in situ at the South ...More

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Richmond Theatre

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Jermyn Street Theatre

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Exhibitions | From 30th November 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

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The Boiler House

After the roaring success of the original Vegan Nights market - the queue stretched all the way down Brick Lane - it's coming back this November. Hosted by the Truman Markets and King Cook of ...More

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SSE Arena, Wembley

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