Bruce Castle Park

Lordship Lane, N17

Green flag award logo

Opening times 

The park isn’t locked at night. 

Facilities and accessibility 

Facilities 

Accessibility 

All Haringey parks are accessible to wheelchair users.

See more accessibility information on AccessAble (external link)

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About your park 

History 

Bruce Castle Park covers 8 hectares of parkland. Its rich history dates back to the early 11th century. 

The park was created from the remains of the ancient Bruce Castle family estate, purchased by the council in 1892.  

Bruce Castle Museum, located in the park, is a Grade I listed 16th century manor house. It houses the borough’s local history collections and archives and has been open since 1927.  

Bruce Castle in the park

Green Flag Award 

First awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award in 2003, Bruce Castle Park has kept it ever since.  

Oak tree 

A magnificent ancient oak tree dominates the northern side of the park. It's believed to be about 500 years old and came runner up in the Woodland Trust’s Tree of the Year award. 

Oak tree in Bruce Castle Park

Holocaust Memorial Garden 

The park is home to a Holocaust Memorial Garden, honouring those killed by Nazis in the second world war. 

Friends group 

The park has an active friends group. Find out more: 

Park management 

Find out how Bruce Castle Park is managed: 

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Tree trail

The Museum and Parks Service produced a tree trail for the park. It details an exciting trail for children to follow.  

Pick up a copy of the trail from the museum or download a copy below and start exploring. 

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Report a problem

If you think there’s a problem with this park, please report it

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Location and directions

Address:

Lordship Lane
London, N17

Directions:

Get directions to Bruce Castle Park (external link)

Events and activities

Below is a list of upcoming events in Bruce Castle Park.

Event Date Start and finish times
There are currently no upcoming events.

Page Last Updated:

August 23, 2021

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