Activities and Culture

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Places of Worship

St Mary’s Church

St Mary’s, with its’ distinctive steeple, is right in the centre of Wimbledon Village and welcomes newcomers with the emphasis on family worship in the Anglican tradition.  

Sacred Heart Church

Sacred Heart Church is a Roman Catholic church initially run by the Jesuits, that serves the Catholic community of Wimbledon and surrounding areas. It is in the Archdiocese of Southwark and is situated next to Wimbledon College and Donhead Preparatory School.

Buddhapadipa Temple

The Buddhapadipa temple was the first Thai Buddhist temple to be built in the UK. It is a Buddhist centre which aims to disseminate the teaching of the Buddha in the Theravada tradition. The Temple is open to all people regardless of race, creed, religion, nationality, age and sex.

AELTC

Founded in 1868 the All-England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club is home of the famous Wimbledon Tennis Championships every summer.

The only grass Grand Slam in the world.

There is also a museum open for visitors all year round to learn about the history of the club and the Championships.

Wimbledon Village Stables

Wimbledon Village Stables offers exceptional horse riding in London, giving riders of all abilities the opportunity to escape the city and embark on an equestrian adventure.   

Royal Wimbledon Golf Course

Royal Wimbledon Golf Club is the third oldest golf Club in England dating back to 1865 and is a hidden gem in the middle of the Common.

It has a rich history embracing both the evolution of the Club and the game of golf.

It continues to evolve to keep pace with the game and today provides a tough test over tight fairways with gorse and heather thrown in for good measure.

The Windmill

The Windmill has been a distinctive landmark since it was built in 1817 to serve the local community.

Next door to the Windmill Museum is the Windmill Tearooms offering a range of appetising homemade food, hot and cold drinks, and ice-cream.