Woodberry Down Park

Woodberry Down Park is an impressive small linear park (0.5ha) in north Hackney, next to our neighbouring borough, Haringey.

The park has an interesting character with ‘high specification’ planting and a natural setting, and the site is orientated towards the New River and the West Reservoir. A stretch of Metropolitan Open Land runs along the New River with some mature existing trees retained. Woodberry Down Park will become an increasingly well used pocket of green space in this densely populated area of London.



  • small children’s play area
  • landscaping
  • trim trail (wooden gym apparatus)
  • river

Woodberry Down Park’s first Green Flag

Woodberry Down Park was awarded its first Green Flag in 2016. The Green Flag award scheme is the benchmark national standard for parks and green spaces in the UK. The park has kept its green flag award every year since.


Barbecues are not allowed in Woodberry Down Park.


Dogs are excluded from the play area and sports facilities. If your dogs are behaving aggressively, causing damage, or if you do not have appropriate control over them, Council officers can ask you to put them on leads. More information on dogs in parks.

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Page updated on: 7 July 2022

Woodberry Down Park


Woodberry Grove
N4 2SB


  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday – 9am to 5pm, Wednesday – 9am to 4pm
    020 8356 3000

Opening times

  • 24 hours a day