Parks and green spaces

Hackney has 58 parks and green spaces totalling 282 hectares. Our green spaces range from the largest concentration of football pitches in Europe at Hackney Marshes to the beautiful and historic settings of Springfield Park and Clissold Park.

Popular parks

See our A-Z of parks and green spaces for information about Hackney’s 58 parks.

You can also find your nearest park on a map and see a list of our play areas.

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Parks and green spaces strategy

The strategy was adopted by Cabinet 24 May 2021. It includes 3 overarching themes: to work with communities, to create welcoming places and to be more environmentally sustainable. Each theme has 10 commitments that we will deliver over the next 10 years. 

Parks annual report

Book a sports pitch

As of 29 March 2021, Hackney’s sports pitches are open. Book a pitch.

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Page updated on: 4 November 2021

Parks and Green Spaces


Neighbourhoods and Housing Directorate
Hackney Service Centre
1 Hillman Street
E8 1DY


Opening times

  • Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm