Christchurch Park opens at 07:00 every day. All other parks open at 07:30 Monday - Saturday and 09:00 on Sundays, with the exception of Chantry and Bourne Parks which are open 24 hours a day.
Closing times vary according to the season.
The table below shows the closing times for Christchurch* and Holywells Parks only. All of our other parks and toilets are locked 45 minutes before sunset, with the exception of Chantry and Bourne Parks which are not locked.
A whistle is blown when locking time commences so please make your way to the nearest exit.
The following gates are opened first and closed last:
* Please note that the Arboretum gates at Christchurch Park are locked 15 minutes before all other gates.
B.S.T. Begins 31st March 2019 and ends 27th October 2019
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Find out which parks have toilets and when they open and close on our public toilets page.