Battersea Power Station is an iconic building in London that has been transformed into a multi-functional events space! It's now a bustling riverside neighbourhood - the most innovative mixed one in the world! With entertainment venues on a sheer scale, office space, fantastic leisure venues and even a residential element - you can stay, play, live, work and eat here!
Things To Do
This single building has so much to offer, with a whole host of activities and attractions to explore, for visitors of any age! Whether you're a local resident, a tourist, or simply looking for a fun day out with the family, Battersea Power Station has something to offer. Get up close and personal to the original dials and control rooms of the power station, and discover the restored parquet flooring and Italian marble deco.
One of the main draws of the site is its rich history. Built in the 1940s, the power station was once a key part of London's infrastructure, providing electricity to the city for over 80 years, even to Buckingham Palace! Today, visitors can take guided tours and learn about the building's past, as well as see interactive displays and exhibitions that showcase the history and heritage of the site.
Family Fun Activities
Looking for entertainment? Battersea Power Station sure delivers. From London's ultimate crazy golf experience at Birdies to Bounce - the home of ping pong. That's set to open in 2023 to provide you with exciting games like shuffleboard, beer pong or Wonderball (a high-tech experience!). They also have a savvy VR experience at DNA VR, with over 50 games to get lost in, virtually.
Love films? At The Cinema or The Cinema in the Arches, you can enjoy a 5* cinematic experience, premium seating and state-of-the-art surround style. Just sit back and relax, as you settle in for a magical movie. Then reach for new heights as you board London's brand-new glass elevator, for a must-see viewing experience. Take in the beauty of London's skyline and surroundings. Plus check out the art deco style of Battersea Power Stations itself.
Plus, with a range of exciting events and exhibitions taking place throughout the year, there's always something new to discover and enjoy. With a calendar of events, you know there's always something on.
Head along Electric Boulevard as you discover a blend of shops, from high-end fashion brands to ones we all know. With an abundance of shops here, you can grab just about anything you could want or need. Whether it's Space NK and Zara to Reiss and Gant.
Battersea Roof Gardens
Did you know you can choose to live in this reconstructed industrial building? There are many apartment buildings here with floor-to-ceiling glass windows! Each residence has access to its own rooftop garden and balconies.
Residents can also choose to live in the Sky Villas - a set of luxury flats nestled among the roof terraces and roof gardens.
Food & Drink
For foodies, Battersea Power Station has a fantastic selection of cafes, restaurants and food stalls, offering a range of delicious and healthy options for families to enjoy.
Whether you're looking for a quick snack, a full meal, or a place to relax and enjoy a coffee, there's something to suit all tastes and budgets. From the new Bao to Battersea Brewery, Bread Street Kitchen & Bar to a Clean Kitchen Club.
You can even dine and drink in Battersea Power Station's Control Room B - with fancy cocktails! Or maybe you fancy tasting the flavours of Malaysia at Roti King? Either way, there is something here for everyone's palette.
Accessibility & Travel
The site is also easily accessible, with multiple bus and train connections available, making it a convenient destination for families with young children or those with mobility needs.