Hylands Park

Hylands Adventure Castle Play Area will be closed Monday 20 April - Friday 24 April 2015

We are sorry, but the public will not be able to enter the play area during this time.



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Hoilday Activities
Play Area

Hylands Park, Chelmsford, Essex has over 574 acres of parkland, including an ancient woodland, grassland, ponds, lakes and formal gardens.

Further information:

  • Stables Visitor Centre (includes Gift shop, Huttons Courtyard Cafe, Artist Studios & Friends of Hylands second hand book shop)  
  • Mauro's Outdoor Cafe at the northern end of the estate (Greenbury Way)
  • Adventure Castle play area at the northern end of the estate (Greenbury Way)
  • Pleasure Gardens and One World Garden
  • Free mobility vehicles and wheelchairs available for use on the Estate - to book please call 01245 605523


Park and Gardens opening times

Open everyday from 7.30am. The gates are locked at the following times:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
5pm 6pm 6pm 8pm 9pm 10pm 10pm 9pm 8pm 7pm 5pm 5pm

The One World Garden opening times

  • Monday to Friday - 8am to 3.30pm
  • Saturday & Sunday - 10am to 5pm (4pm October to March)

For further information on other parks in Chelmsford, please visit our Parks and Green Spaces page to explore any of Chelmsford's 22 other amazing parks.


Running Up for Best Park in Essex at 2015 Primary Times Star Award


Coming up

Essex Boot camp

Saturday, 28 March 2015 - 9:00am to 10:00am
nordic walking

Nordic Walking

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 - 10:00am to 11:15am
group of children in the woods

Scrapbook Safari

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm


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