If you’re visiting or passing by Fulham this summer, why not combine your visit with some relaxing, fun and family-friendly activities?
Bishops Park is located in Fulham and offers a range of leisure activities for the whole family by the River Thames. The park has a small beach area and lake, which is especially popular during the summer when the water play area opens, that’s suitable for all ages. Bishops Park offers a variety of leisure activities including, basketball, table tennis, skating and even bowling. Maybe you just want to relax? Bishops Park offers choices in relaxation, including the rose garden, sculpture garden, Spanish war memorial garden and other garden spaces.
Walk, run or get on your bike.
Summer is the best time to get those miles in and if you’re looking to keep active, the river sidewalks are perfect for just that. Whether you want to run or take a family stroll, no better place to do it.
Guided local history tour
Make the most of your visit with a guided tour of Fulham Palace. A Tudor, Georgian, and Victorian-style building that is one of the most historical in the city and once was home to the Bishop of London. You’ll have the opportunity to explore the Victorian chapel, great hall, and dining rooms and see thousand-year-old artefacts.
Be on edge with the football
Fulham is also famous for its football, home to Fulham F.C and Chelsea F.C who are just a stone’s throw away. On match days, fans come together to create a sense of community and with their passion for the game, a match day atmosphere like no other is created. There will be a very exciting derby game to watch this year due to Fulham’s promotion to the Premier League!
Shop at Broadway
Fulham Broadway Shopping Centre is more than the entrance to Fulham Broadway underground station; it boasts a variety of popular retail stores, coffee shops and restaurants across multiple floors. You can not only watch a movie or work up a sweat in the gym, there are also lots of family-friendly activities to enjoy at Fulham Broadway. Stock up on summer supplies, grab a bite to eat or browse the stores before you hop on the tube.