How to Find Us

The Big Tent Ideas Festival

Mudchute Park & Farm
Pier Street
Isle of Dogs
London E14 3HP

Mudchute Park and Farm is located in the middle of the Isle of Dogs. It is easy to reach by car, train, bus, foot, bike, river ferry or the Docklands Light Railway

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By Docklands Light Railway

The closest DLR stations are Mudchute & Island Gardens.

For Mudchute DLR, cross East Ferry Road using the zebra crossing and just to your immediate left, you will see the entrance gateway to The Big Tent Ideas Festival

For those exiting at Island Gardens, as you exit the station turn left and follow Manchester Road down until you reach Pier St (Mourinho’s is on the corner). Follow Pier Street to the end where you will find the entrance to the Big Tent Ideas Festival.

By river

Thames Clippers run regular services from Embankment to Woolwich. You can disembark at either Masthouse Terrace on the North side of the river, or the adjacent stop, Greenwich Pier on the South side. If disembarking, at Greenwich Pier, your route will include a walk under the Thames through the historic Greenwich Foot Tunnel. Both stations are approximately a 15 minute walk from the Big Tent Ideas Festival.

By foot or bike

You can walk to Mudchute Park & Farm from either Islands Gardens or Canary Wharf in under 15 minutes. From Island Gardens cross Millwall Park and enter the Park at the gate next to the One O’clock Club. From Canary Wharf cross the footbridge to South Quay and walk down East Ferry Road entering Mudchute Park, at the entrance just after ASDA. Please see our map for more details of our many entrance and exit points.

By bike enter the Park either from the ASDA car park or from Pier Street. Bikes can be securely locked inside the Main Courtyard area.

Bicycle hire/docking stations are conveniently located outside Mudchute and Island Gardens DLR stations as well as on Stebondale Street and East Ferry Road. For details, see TFL’s cycle hire scheme map and the TFL Cycle Planner.

By bus

Catch the D3 or D7 bus travelling via Island Gardens DLR station, and alight at Pier Street, next to Mourinho’s restaurant. At the end of Pier Street you will find the entrance to the Big Tent Ideas Festival.

By car

There is no visitor parking on site. Street parking is free at weekends, but limited. Take the A13 and follow signs to Canary Wharf. Then A1206 towards Island Gardens and turn right at the second Pier Street turn off, in front of Mourinho’s restaurant.