in Greater London of England, United Kingdom
- Tower of London (Unesco heritage, 4 mi)
- Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (Unesco heritage, 6 mi)
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Unesco heritage, 12 mi)
- Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (Unesco heritage, 21 mi)
- Blenheim Palace (Unesco heritage, 38 mi)
- Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church (Unesco heritage, 48 mi)
- Dorset and East Devon Coast (Unesco heritage, 69 mi)
- City of Bath (Unesco heritage, 71 mi)
- Derwent Valley Mills (Unesco heritage, 110 mi)
- Hartsbourne Country Club (Golf course, 5 mi)
- Barnehurst Golf Course (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Cray Valley Golf Club (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Ilford Golf Club (Golf course, 7 mi)
- Dartford Golf Club (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Broke Hill Golf Club (Golf course, 9 mi)
- Chingford Golf Club (Golf course, 12 mi)
- Hampton Court Palace Golf Club (Golf course, 14 mi)
- Hobbs Cross Valley Golf Club (Golf course, 16 mi)
- Brickendon Grange Golf Club (Golf course, 20 mi)
- London Eye (observation point, (6 mi)
- Lee Valley Marina Springfield (marina, (8 mi)
- The View from the Shard (observation point, (5 mi)
- Box Hill Hiking Area (amusement park, (20 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.465 and 0.008 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 27' 52" and E 0° 0' 28"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - GBP
- Spoken languages:
- English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 03:31 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:40 am and 3:56 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United Kingdom.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2023-11-29 08:14:52
Blackheath in Greater London (England) with it's 25,116 inhabitants is a city in United Kingdom a little south-east of London, the country's capital.
Local time in Blackheath is now 03:31 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Blackheath, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London City Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 6 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Tower of London in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), North-East. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 4 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Catford, Poplar, Bromley, Woolwich and East Ham. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 4°C / 39 °F
|Morning Temperature||3°C / 37 °F|
|Evening Temperature||3°C / 38 °F|
|Night Temperature||2°C / 35 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1006 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Thursday, 30th of November 2023
3°C (38 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 1st of December 2023
3°C (38 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Saturday, 2nd of December 2023
3°C (38 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Lincoln Plaza London Curio Collection by Hilton
Greenland Villa - Guest house
SACO Canary Wharf
Britannia International Canary Wharf
ABILITY PLACE APARTMENTS
BALTIMORE WHARF APARTMENTS
De Vere Devonport House
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Greenwich
Novotel London Greenwich
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Blackheath - then and now
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Carl Wright - Blackheath Kite Festival, London, 13 June 2009
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Greenwich Park is a former hunting park in Greenwich and one of the largest single green spaces in south-east London. One of the Royal Parks of London, and the first to be enclosed (in 1433), it covers 74 hectares, and is part of the Greenwich World Heritage Site. It commands fine views over the River Thames, the Isle of Dogs and the City of London. The park is open from 06:00 for pedestrians all year round and closes at dusk.
The River Quaggy (often the Quaggy River or simply Quaggy) is a river, 17 km in length, passing through the south-east London boroughs of Bromley, Greenwich and Lewisham; in its lower reaches it is an urban river, in its upper reaches further from London it is more natural and known as the Kyd Brook. The river rises from two sources near Farnborough Hospital at Locksbottom and is a tributary of the River Ravensbourne which it flows into near Lewisham station in Lewisham.
Morden College is a long-standing charity which has been providing residential care in Blackheath, south-east London, England for over 300 years. It was founded by philanthropist Sir John Morden in 1695 as a home for 'poor Merchants... and such as have lost their Estates by accidents, dangers and perils of the seas or by any other accidents ways or means in their honest endeavours to get their living by means of Merchandizing.
Ranger's House is a medium-sized red brick Georgian mansion in the Palladian style, adjacent to Greenwich Park in the south east of London. It is situated in Blackheath and backs directly onto Greenwich Park. Presently there is a rose garden behind it. Since 2002 it has housed the Wernher Collection of art.
South East London Green Chain
The South East London Green Chain, also known as the Green Chain Walk is a linked system of open spaces between the River Thames and Crystal Palace Park in London, England. In 1977 four London Boroughs and the Greater London Council created this Green Chain of 300 open spaces to protect them from building activity. The four London boroughs are Bexley, Bromley, Lewisham and Greenwich. Many parts of the system are also part of the Capital Ring route.
John Roan School
The John Roan School is a secondary comprehensive school in Greenwich, Royal Borough of Greenwich, south-east London.
The A2212 road is a 4-digit, non-primary A road in southeast London, England; it is 5.7 km long and runs in a north to south direction from Lee Green, to Bromley passing through Grove Park, Downham, Plaistow and Sundridge. Bromley is the only one of these places which is a primary destination. The road begins at Lee Green cross roads coming off the A20 road, ends in Bromley joining the A21 road, and is crossed by the A205 road about 1.2 km south of Lee Green.
Christ the King Sixth Form College
Christ the King Sixth Form College (CTK) is a sixth form college based over three sites in the South London borough of Lewisham. Founded in 1992 by the Catholic Church on a site site owned by the Diocese of Southwark, it welcomes students from all religions and backgrounds. The college regards itself as a free-standing institution responsible for its own affairs. The college is run by its Principal and senior staff, whose appointment is one of the tasks of the overall governing body.
Peter Harrison Planetarium
The Peter Harrison Planetarium is a 120-seat digital laser planetarium, situated in Greenwich Park, London and is part of the National Maritime Museum. It opened on May 25, 2007. The planetarium uses Digistar 3 software with blue, red and green lasers and grating light valve (GLV) technology to create a 4,000 pixel strip. This strip is swept to produce a 5,000 by 4,000 pixel image, refreshed 60 times per second. The image is projected through a fisheye lens onto the dome of the planetarium.
John Ball Primary School
John Ball Primary School is a state primary school in Blackheath in the borough of Lewisham, London, England. It is named after the 14th century Lollard priest, John Ball, who preached to participants in the Peasants' Revolt on Blackheath. The school has approximately 450 pupils aged 3–11 on its roll. The main building was opened in 1953, and a purpose-built Early Years Unit was added in early 2001. In 2010 a new Music block was opened, and a new Year 6 block opened in 2011.
The Conservatoire (formally The Blackheath Conservatoire of Music and the Arts) is an educational charity in Blackheath, on the border of the London boroughs of Greenwich and Lewisham. The Conservatoire of Music and the Arts took on its current structure in 1991 with the merger of the Blackheath Conservatoire of Music and the Blackheath School of Art, which until that point had operated separately on the adjoining sites, but under the same board.
St Margaret's, Lee
The parish church of St Margaret of Antioch, Lee, was built between 1839 and 1841 in a simple early Victorian style (to a design by Norwich architect John Brown), replacing an older mediaeval church dating to around 1120. It is Anglican and is located on the south side of Lee Terrace/Belmont Hill, in Lee Green, south-east London. Extensive and lavish interior decoration was carried out between 1875 and 1900.
These districts belong to Blackheath.Other districts
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Blackheath.
- Fleet Street
- Higham Hill
- Hale End
- Highams Park
- Single Street
- Beddington Hill
- Carshalton on the Hill
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Blackheath.
South East London: Shooters Hill Rd/Charlton Way, South East London (source)
South East London: Lee High Rd/Old Rd, South East London (source)
South East London: A20 Lee High Rd/Belmont Park, South East London (source)
South East London: A20 Lee High Rd/Lampmead Rd, South East London (source)
South East London: Shooters Hill Rd/P o wales Rd, South East London (source)
South East London: Eltham Rd/Leyland Rd, South East London (source)
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