Sydenham is a district located in the Borough of Lewisham and is famous for being the location of Crystal Palace. The area has been home to famous personalities such as George Grove, John Logie Baird and Jason Statham, amongst others. There are many crowd pulling monuments around Sydenham, like the Horniman Aquarium and Museum, Nunhead Cemetery, the Imperial War Museum and the Battersea Power Station. The area is also home to the National Maritime Museum as well as Dulwich Picture Gallery.
Sydenham’s executive suites are owned or rented by various businesses such as tour operators, healthcare practitioners, business and management consultants, security services and consultants, mortgage brokers, and project management services. You will also find insurance companies and finance service providers located in the area.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Sydenham offers plenty of entertainment with places such as Theatre Peckham and The Albany offering theatre lovers a place to savour some excellent performances. Blackheath Concert Halls are perfect for live classical music performances while Up the Creek is a comedy club with new acts regularly showcasing their talent. As far as dining out is concerned, there is plenty to choose from in Sydenham, both in terms of restaurants as well as cuisine. Turkish food can be enjoyed at Antep Mangal while Easter Cuisine serves up Indian food for those who enjoy a taste of the exotic. Joanna’s is a popular French brasserie or you can head to Numidie to sample a selection of African dishes.
Sydenham has no links to the London Underground although the Overground network can be accessed from Sydenham railway station with Penge East railway station also quite close. There are a large number of bus routes and an abundance of taxis making up for the lack of underground connectivity.