Clissold Park is an open space in Stoke Newington, in the London Borough of Hackney. It is bounded by Greenway Close (to the north), Stoke Newington Church Street (to the south) and Green Lanes (west) and Queen Elizabeth's Walk (east). It was named by the Metropolitan Borough of Stoke Newington, which was the local authority when the park was established. The park is 22.57 hectares (55.8 acres) in extent.To visit Clissold Park and get the most from your holiday in London, create itinerary details personal to you using our London trip planner.
Its facilities include children's playgrounds, sports fields, an unkempt bowling green, a skatepark bowl , tennis courts, the café and other attractions including an aviary with assorted captive species, captive deer and goats, and two small lakes hosting wild ducks, geese, swans and other water birds. The park also comprises remains of the New River, and the Capital Ring has some of its paths running through a small section of the park.
Clissold Park reviews
If you want a slow leisurely walk in a beautiful park on the border of Islington and Hackney this is it. Well maintained grounds and wonderful scenery close to Stoke Newington Church Street. more »
Good park to visit for a small London family with kids and a picnic dont really go to the cafe too healthy for my taste more »
My daughter was married at Clissold House and it was a great place, sun shining, bride and groom beaming, guests applauding. The place selected was chosen by our daughter and son-in-law and provided a very happy occasion, with lots of smiling faces. The well kept park offers many different photo opportunities, with plenty of space to wander, a small herd of fallow deer in an enclosure, a couple of goats, ideal for children interested in animals.
One of my favourite parks in London. Cafe is fab and a lovely place for a wedding. Dog walkers and families are welcome. The rose garden is gorgeous in June. Summer isn't complete without a boozy picnic here.
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