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Hackney Downs Park

Downs Park Road,
E5 8NP
Telephone: 020 8356 8428
020 8356 8429
Website: Hackney Downs Park


Hackney Downs is at the geographical centre of Hackney and has been a park since 1884.

It has a wide range of facilities, including:

  • pavilion
  • team changing rooms and
  • community room

What’s available for children?

  • Children’s play area and sports opportunities

What sports activities are available? 

  • Basketball courts
  • Floodlit multi use games area
  • Community room (available for hire)
  • Team changing rooms
  • Tennis courts (hard courts, two floodlit)
  • Athletics track (seasonal)

To book courts and pitches..

Phone: 020 8986 7955 


Record Last Updated on: 09/10/2017

Time / Date Details

Time of day

  • Morning
  • Afternoon
  • Evening

Session Information

No restricted access

Other Details



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How to Get Here

Buses: 56

Train: Rectory Road, Hackney Downs

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