Greenwich Park Playground

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Greenwich Park Playground is located in the North East corner of Greenwich Park since the 1940s, welcoming more than 400,000 visitors each year. After decades of play from thousands of children, the much-loved facility has been transformed.

Following phased upgrade work and replacement of old-fashioned equipment, The Royal Parks has opened a bespoke inclusive, modern playground, which will enable even more children to play with: 
- The high-quality playground which follows a maritime theme, reflecting the nautical roots of the World Heritage Site, offering creative play opportunities for children of all ages and abilities. The playground also encourages collaborative and imaginative play through exploration and discovery.
- Play elements which are positioned both at ground level and in raised channels of varying height, in order to allow less-abled and able-bodied children to play together. Features include a basket swing, roundabout, and plenty of sand and water play.
- Loose, textured and natural materials such as logs, rope and bark are incorporated into a nature-inspired setting that blends seamlessly with the park’s historic landscape. Planting schemes chosen for scent and colour to enhance a sensory experience.

* The playground is suitable for children up to age of 12 years.

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Friday, 1st December 2023 - Sunday, 29th December 2024

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Free Entry

Catering

  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Property Facilities

  • Public toilets

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      Greenwich Park Playground

      Type:Children's Playground

      Greenwich Park, Greenwich, London, SE10 8XG

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      Opening Times

      September (1 Sept 2024 - 30 Sept 2024)
      October (1 Oct 2024 - 31 Oct 2024)
      November (1 Nov 2024 - 30 Nov 2024)
      December (1 Dec 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

      * Opening Times:
      January: 6am-6pm
      February: 6am-6pm
      March (GMT): 6am-7pm | (BST): 6am-8pm
      April: 6am-8pm
      May: 6am-9pm
      June: 6am-9:30pm
      July: 6am-9:30pm
      August: 6am-9pm
      September: 6am-8pm
      October (BST): 6am-7pm | (GMT): 6am-6pm
      November: 6am-6pm
      December: 6am-6pm

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