Crossness Pumping Station


Grade 1 Listed, 1865 waste-water pumping station built by Sir Joseph Bazalgette in Victorian Romanesque style, containing much ornamental cast-iron of outstanding quality. The building houses the largest rotative beam engines in the world, (one being restored). The attached boiler-house houses a visitor centre.

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Prices and Opening Times
Adult Ticket: £6.00 (USD9.05) per ticket
Child Ticket: Up to £2.00 (USD0.00) per ticket

Young persons (5 to 16 years of age) £2; children under 5: FREE.

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Opening Times:

Due to the museum undertaking a major programme of building work, it will only be open for selected Sundays during 2014. These are 6 April, 22 June, 27 July, 31 August and 12 October.

Please check the website for further updates to these times.

Venue Details & Map

Crossness Pumping Station

The Old Works
Thames Water
+44 (0)20 8311 3711
Public transport:
From Abbey Wood station take stairway to road over railway (A2041). Walk northwards (via a roundabout) to a signposted sliproad. At T-junction (Sewell Road) turn right and walk to end of road. There will be a shuttle bus running on some open days, please check website for further information.
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
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