Inverleith Park | Day Out With The Kids

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Inverleith Park

  • Edinburgh
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Attraction Information

Just a little north of Edinburgh city centre, Inverleigh Park is a hub for sports, strolls and enjoying some rare sunshine.

This well-loved park boasts several peaceful lakes to walk alongside with a wooden boardwalk from which to spy the local flora and fauna; see if you can count all of the swans that call the park home! Then at the right time of year, the floral meadow is a lovely spot for a picnic, as is the sundial garden.

You’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to family activities with tennis courts where friends and family can enjoy a little competition. Then there’s all sorts of other sports pitches to run around, as well as horse riding and nature trails to explore. There’s even a petanque square for anyone with particularly niche interests!

  • Beautiful parkland for strolls and picnics
  • Sports pitches and courts for physical fun
  • See if you can spot all the local swans on the lake

Opening hours

Year round access

Pricing

Free admission

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Arboretum Road, Edinburgh, Edinburgh and Lothian, EH3 5NZ, Scotland

Phone number

0131 529 5050

Map

Website

Click here to visit Inverleith Park's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Car parking roadside on meter, short walk into the park (10-20 minute).

No, there are no toilets available.

There are no accessible toilets in the park. The nearest facilities are in the Botanic Gardens.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Inverleith Park has not told us about their dining options.

Yes, Inverleith Park is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Inverleith Park have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome.

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