Our parks currently have limited toilet facilities open (typically one block per park) so please take this into consideration when planning your visit. These facilities will initially be open from 12:00 – 19:00.
In Kensington Gardens this is located by Marlborough Gate. Details for other parks can be found here
We will be evaluating these first ‘trial’ blocks, with the intention of opening more in the coming weeks while adhering to the government’s safety guidance. We ask that visitors show respect to others as well as the natural environment, so that the parks remain pleasant places for everyone to enjoy.
Please ensure you regularly check our updates page for the very latest information about park closures and access to facilities.
Once part of Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens offers a mix of old and new park pastimes and green space.
Get your fix of contemporary art and architecture at the Serpentine Galleries, marvel at the history and heritage of Kensington Palace or admire the Victorian splendour of the Albert Memorial. Over in the Diana Playground , kids will enjoy the huge wooden pirate ship, sensory trail and play sculptures, inspired by the adventures of fictional park hero, Peter Pan.
Did you know?
You can pick up tips for growing fruit and vegetables from the park’s very own allotment which is also home to a number of chickens.
Kensington Gardens is one of London’s eight Royal Parks and covers an area of 265 acres.