Nature themed places

London has some great parks still doggedly resisting the urban sprawl, so here's our collection of nature related places, stories, natural tales, and green spaces.

TOP 10 NATURE RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

Peter the Great trashed here
1. Peter the Great trashed here
Whipps Cross Lido
2. Whipps Cross Lido
The Oldest Park in London
3. The Oldest Park in London
Thomas Hardy's Tree
4. Thomas Hardy's Tree
Itchycoo Park
5. Itchycoo Park
Pole Hill's Inaccurate Obelisk
6. Pole Hill's Inaccurate Obelisk
Zoologist Gosse lived here
7. Zoologist Gosse lived here
Bomb Crater Pond
8. Bomb Crater Pond
The Elfin Oak
9. The Elfin Oak
Hampstead's False Bridge
10. Hampstead's False Bridge

MORE NATURE SIGHTS:

11. Hampstead's False Bridge @ Hampstead Heath, Hampstead
12. Princess Caroline's Sunken Bath @ Charlton Way Entrance, Blackheath Park, Greenwic
13. Hanging Gardens of Paddington @ 16 London Street
14. Brockley Stone Circle @ Hilly Fields Park, Lewisham
15. Ruislip Lido: Young Ones! @ Reservoir Road, Ruislip
16. Clouds Godfather lived here @ 7 Bruce Grove, Tottenham
17. Stokenchurch Shoe Tree @ Wycombe Road, Stokenchurch, Middle
18. Charles Darwin's Down House @ Luxted Road, Downe, Kent
19. Charles Darwin lived here @ 12 Upper Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London
20. London's 9/11 Memorial @ Grosvenor Square, London
21. Friday Hill House @ 7 Simmons Lane, Chingford
22. Nature's Throne @ Off Lea Valley Road, Clapton
23. Greenberry Hill @ Primrose Hill, London
24. London Bridge Alcoves @ Approach Road, Victoria Park, Hackney Wick
25. The Lady Well Spring @ 148 Ladywell Road, Ladywell, Lewisham
26. White Chapel & Altab Ali Park @ Adler Street, Tower Hamlets, London
27. Rodney Catches the Butterfly @ Ravenscourt Park, Hammersmith
28. Gypsy Smith Memorial @ North Walthamstow, Hale End
29. Valentines Park @ Emerson Road, Ilford
30. Bradley's Tea Hut @ Hill Wood, Fairmead Road, High Beech, Epping For
31. Explorer Stuart lived here @ 9 Campden Hill Square, London
32. The Museum of Garden History @ Lambeth Palace Road, London
33. Hampstead Observatory @ Lower Terrace, Hampstead
34. Postman's Park @ Aldersgate Street
35. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
36. Lesnes Abbey Ruins @ Abbey Road, Belvedere, Kent
37. London Zoo @ Regent's Park, London
38. St Dunstan in the East Gardens @ St Dunstan's Hill, Off Roehampton Lane, London
39. Hampton Court Privy Garden @ Hampton Court, London
40. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
41. Oak Hill Parks Famous Tree @ Church Hill Road, Barnet, Hertfordshire
42. 1st Channel swimmer lived here @ The Limes, New Road, Bedfont
43. Barn Elms Kit Cat House @ Barn Elms, Putney, London
44. Deen City Farm @ 39 Windsor Avenue, Merton Abbey
45. The Bend It Like Beckham Party! @ Gunnersbury Park Estate, Popes Lane
46. Wanstead Flats @ Wanstead
47. Knighton Wood's Train Track @ Knighton Wood, Monkhams Lane, Buckhurst Hill
48. King George II meets Mozart @ St James Park, London
49. The House of Keyboards @ Fenton House, Windmill Hill, Hampstead Grove, Lo
50. Advancing Geography @ 1 Kensington Gore
51. The Hill in Hampstead @ Inverforth Close, North End Way, Hampstead
52. Oldest Allotment in London @ Off Forest Road, Walthamstow
53. A Farm In The City @ Pier Street
54. Queen Mary's Rose Garden @ Regents Park
55. Battersea Park @ Battersea
56. Arty Langthorne Park @ Birch Grove, Leyton
57. Grant Museum of Zoology @ Rockefeller Building, 21 University Street, Bloo
58. The Medicinal Garden @ 1-11 St Andrews Place and Peto Place
59. Sutcliffe Park and The Quaggy @ Meadowside, Eltham
60. Highbury Mural @ 18 Highbury Grove, Highbury, Islington
61. Ruislip Woods @ Ducks Hill Road, Ruislip
62. Statue of Gandhi @ Tavistock Square, Bloomsbury, London
63. Brunel's Tree...Alive & Kicking @ Railway Avenue
64. Wetlands in London @ Queen Elizabeth's Walk, Barnes
65. The Round Pond @ Kensington Gardens, Kensington
66. Ambresbury Banks @ Epping Forest
67. Abney Park Cemetary @ Abney Park Cemetery, Stoke Newington High Street
68. Inner Temple Garden @ Crown Office Row, Blackfriars
69. Ranelagh Pleasure Gardens @ Royal Hospital, Chelsea, London
70. The Great Vine @ Hampton Court Gardens, London
71. Chislehurst Caves @ The Chalk Pit, Old Hill, Chislehurst
72. Nunhead Cemetery @ Linden Grove, Nunhead, Southwark
73. London's Public Stalactites @ Tottenham Court Road Underpass, London
74. Kyoto Gardens @ Holland Park, London
75. A Great Oak at Charing Cross @ Charing Cross
76. Cliveden and the Profumo Affair @ Taplow, Maidenhead
77. Brockwell Park's Walled Garden @ Brockwell Park, Lambeth, London
78. The Horniman Museum @ 100 London Road, Forest Hill, London
79. The Phoenix Garden @ Stacey Street, Coven Garden, London
80. Pimlico Gardens and Huskisson @ Chelsea Embankment, Pimlico
81. Northala Fields @ Kensington Road, Northolt
82. Sustainable Living in Surrey @ 24 Helios Road, Wallington
83. Coram's Fields: Children only! @ 93 Guilford Street, London
84. Camley Street Natural Park @ 12 Camley Street, Kings Cross
85. Joseph Banks lived here @ 32 Soho Square, London
86. The Museum of Garden History @ Lambeth Palace Road, London
87. Octavia's Red Cross Gardens @ 50 Redcross Way, Bankside
88. The Piccadilly Hotel's Tornado @ 12 Sherwood Street, Piccadilly, London
89. London Planetarium @ Marylebone Road
90. Richmond Hill's View @ Richmond Hill, Richmond
91. Kenwood Ladies' Bathing Pond @ Hampstead Heath, off Millfield Lane, Highgate
92. Morden Hall Park @ Morden Hall Road, Morden
93. The Birdman of Winchmore Hill @ 96 Green Dragon Lane, Palmers Green
94. Duck Island Cottage @ Duck Island, St James's Park
95. Edward Whymper's House @ 82 Waldegrave Road, Teddington

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