This is Chiswick

A Chis-wiki of features about Chiswick’s people and places.

What makes Chiswick special? Its architecture? Its open spaces? We are lucky to have Chiswick House & Gardens, Hogarth’s house, Gunnersbury Park, Gunnersbury Triangle nature reserve, Dukes Meadows, and the ever-changing landscape of the river.

Its history? Its thriving culture and strong sense of community? We have some very popular annual events such as the Oxford & Cambridge boat race, the Bedford Park Festival, Chiswick Book Festival, Chiswick House Dog Show, and now Lovebox and Citadel festivals which attract thousands of people.

Its people? There are many actors, musicians and writers who live in Chiswick, including a few very famous ones, who contribute to its cultural life, and all sorts of other people doing all manner of interesting things.