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Bushy Park in London is the second largest of the Royal Parks, covering 445 hectares of flat land. It's home to quite an array of wildlife including Red and Fallow Deer. There's also some great bird life.

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Bushy Park - Visitor Guide

Address:

Bushy Park Office, The Stockyard, Bushy Park, Hampton Court Road, Hampton, Middlesex.

Postcode TW12 2EJ
Telephone:020 8979 1586
e-mailbushy@royalparks.gsi.gov.uk
Location map: Multimap of Bushy Park area
Grid reference:Grid reference TQ156697
Key attraction:Red and Fallow Deer. Woodland birds.
Essential kit:Binoculars or scope. Camouflage clothing for deer watching.
Nature watching:

Bushy Park is a beautiful habitat with lots of different wildlife to see, but how often will you find deer in the heart of a big city like London?

Access:Disabled toilets.
Facilities: Light refreshments.
Getting there:

By car: Bushy Park is situated off Hampton Court Road, a few miles from Heathrow Airport.

Rail: Visitors travelling by rail should change at Waterloo station and take the train for Teddington/Hampton Wick/Hampton Court. The park is a five minute walk from these departure points.

Bus: Bushy Park is served by the 111, 216 and 411 Kingston services.

 

Car parking: Available.

Opening times:Open year round; 5am - 10.30pm for pedestrians and 6.30am - dusk for vehicles (7pm close in winter). September and November 8am opening.
Charges:Free.
        
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