Welcome to Gravesend

The maritime town of Gravesend is an ideal place for a day out. The borough of Gravesham has the riverside, countryside, historic villages, picturesque parishes and a full calendar of events for you to enjoy. All this and it’s only 24 minutes from London and has great links from Ebbsfleet to Europe. So come and visit Gravesend!

Featured Events

Visitor Guide 2018/19
See and Do

Explore the Borough

Gravesham Villages map

Latest News

Postponing the Gravesham Fireworks to keep Benny safe

Benny the beluga has taken up residence in the Thames since September and looks set to stay as he feels right at home here in Gravesend. Benny was first spotted in Gravesend on Tuesday 25 September, and has been spotted numerous times swimming strongly and feeding normally, enjoying all Gravesend has to offer its visitors. […]

Gravesend Landscape
Blue wave