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Richmond Park

Petersham Gate playground

Petersham Gate playground 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 hours*

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

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