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Clissold Park & Clissold House

Clissold House,
Church Street off Green Lanes,
N16 9HJ
Telephone: Park 020 8356 6834
Clissold House 020 7249 2308


Clissold Park, in Stoke Newington, is one of Hackney’s best-loved traditional parks.It's animal enclosures, ponds, aviary and butterfly dome make it an ideal spot for nature lovers.

What’s available for children? 

  • Children’s play area for all ages of children and young people
  • Paddling pool May to September
  • One o’clock club for under fives with a free drop-in to play with other families.

Clissol Park offers a dog-free area

What sports activities are available? 

  • Tennis courts – these need to be booked:
  • Multi-use games area
  • Table tennis table
  • Skate Park for skaters and BMXers

What other facilities are available? 

  • Café in Grade II building open seven days a week
  • Refreshment kiosk
  • Clissold House function rooms (near the café)
  • Toilets - accessible toilets available in Clissold House

Opportunities to explore nature

  • Aviary and animal enclosures
  • Butterfly dome open May to September
  • Organic food growing area
  • River and ponds with dipping platform
  • Fountains

Record Last Updated on: 09/10/2017

Time / Date Details

Time of day

  • Morning
  • Afternoon
  • Evening

Session Information

Dawn till dusk - please check the council website via the link for times
Paddling Pool: May to September - Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Bank Holidays 11am – 7pm
Clissold House Café open daily

Other Details



Who is eligible?

Clissold House - Hackney Venues

Additional Information

An accessible toilet is located in Clissold house on the ground floor and the entrance is opposite the playground. 

Additional accessible toilet facilities are located in the house on the first floor and the house has lift access.


What to do if you have a complaint

If you have any feedback about the service you received – something you like or are not happy with; then do talk about it with the worker or manager in the service, so that they can look at how they deliver their service.

If you have a situation that you are still not happy about then you can raise it formally as part of the London Borough of Hackney complaints procedure; click here for more information.

How to Get Here

Buses: 73, 106, 141, 341, 393

Tube: Manor House

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