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Sphinxes and South Terrace Steps, Upper and Lower Terraces

Sphinxes and South Terrace Steps, Upper and Lower Terraces, Crystal Palace Park, Bromley SE19 2BB View on map

Victorian sphinxes which guarded the entrance to the Crystal Palace. One of the last remaining structures from the palace which burnt down in 1936.


Opening Arrangements

All year during day light hours in accordance with Crystal Palace Park times. To check gate closures visit:


Enter park from top of Anerley Hill close to the Crystal Palace Museum. Rail: Crystal Palace. Bus: 3, 122,202, 227, 363, 450.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes