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Medway & Covid-19

Medway is currently under national Coronavirus Lockdown-Stay Home restrictions. This means that most tourist attractions and destinations are closed and only essential travel is permitted. We recommend checking individual attractions' websites before travelling.

Visitor Attractions


Shows at the Central and Brook Theatres in Chatham are being rescheduled. The Central Theatre pantomime Peter Pan, and the Brook Theatre Christmas production have also been postponed for 2020. See the latest theatre cancellation and rescheduling news

Greenspaces and Country Parks

Medway's green spaces and country parks are now open to visitors. Play areas have also re-opened.

Riverside Country Park

Capstone Country Park

Ranscombe Farm Nature Reserve

RSPB nature reserves at Cooling and Cliffe

Coach Park

Medway's coach park at Curtis Way will be closed until the end of March 2021 as it is being used as a Covid-19 testing centre.

For more information and advice on COVID-19 and how to stay safe visit Medway Council's Coronavirus pages.