Priory Park

Middle Lane, N8 

Green flag award logo

Opening times 

The park is not locked at night. 

Facilities and accessibility 



All parks in Haringey are wheelchair accessible. 

See more accessibility information on AccessAble (external link)

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About your park 


In 1891, the Hornsey Local Board purchased land from local landowner, Colonel Warner. Further land was later purchased and combined to become Priory Park. 

More than 25,000 people visit the park each year. Many enjoy events in the pavilion or picnic in the philosopher’s garden, which is a dog-free area. 

The park contains a fountain, unveiled in 1909 and made from 50 tonnes of Lamorna granite. The fountain is now used as a planter. 

Green flag award 

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

Park management 

Find out how the park is managed: 

Friends of Priory Park 

The Friends of Priory Park work to preserve and protect the park. They work alongside Haringey Council, The Conservation Volunteers TCV) and other groups. 

Find out more and get involved: 

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Heritage trail 

Priory Park contains 4 heritage trail boards. They show the history of the park and the surrounding area. 

Can you find the Metcalf Fountain? 

Can you find the list of byelaws pinned to a hut in the park?  

Find the answers to these, and other questions, on the boards. 

You can also download the board information: 

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Petanque consultation 

Find out about the petanque consultation

Report a problem 

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

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Priory Park
Middle Lane, N8


How to get to Priory Park (external link)


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Page Last Updated:

August 15, 2022

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