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The Petersham Gate Playground has been designed to be used by children of all ages. It features:

  • a sandpit area
  • a bark pit with a climbing frame and jumping lily pads
  • balancing blocks and a hammock
  • an elephant piano (xylophone)
  • a see-saw
  • a water play feature.

A timber pergola next to the sandpit provides shade and the timber slab surround, wide steps and boulders provide seating opportunities.

Key details

Age range

  • Suitable for children up to the age of 12


  • Children's toilets

Opening times*

January 7:30am-4pm

February 7:30am-5pm

March 7am-6pm

April 7am-8pm

May 7am-8:45pm

June 7am-9pm

July 7am-9pm

August 7am-8:30pm

September 7am-7pm

October (BST) 7:30am-6pm

October (GMT) 7:30am-4:30pm

November 7:30am-4pm

December 7:30am-4pm

* Please remember to check the opening and closing times for vehicles. The playground is closed all day on 25th December.

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