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Whittington Park

Whittington Park is a popular park in the north of the Islington, named after Dick Whittington. There are lots of things to do including playing sports and enjoying the wildlife pond.

Park features

  • Park keeper
  • Children's playground with sand pits, a water play feature and accessible toilets
  • Natural play area
  • Wildlife pond and ecology garden
  • Woodland
  • RSPB sparrow meadow
  • War memorial
  • Community Classroom
  • Whittington Park One O'clock Club
  • Designated as a Site of Local Importance to Nature Conservation

Sports facilities

  • Full size, floodlit, Astroturf football pitch with step free access and changing rooms. You can book the pitch here
  • Two outdoor table tennis tables
  • Free outdoor gym facility


Holloway Road, N19 


4.09 hectares or 10.11 acres

Getting there

Buses: 17, 43, 271 to Holloway Road

Tube: Archway 

Train: Upper Holloway 


Use Interactive Maps to identify nearest disabled parking bays and distance from public transport routes. A Disabled Access Guide is available at Disabled Go.


Assistant Parks Manager, Public Realm Division


Telephone: 020 7527 2000

Text: 'Greenspace' + your message to 80800

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