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      Baby Changing Available

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    • Parking Available On-site

      Parking Available On-site

    • Parking Available Nearby

      Parking Available Nearby

    • Wheelchair Friendly

      Wheelchair Friendly

    Parks and Playgrounds In Essex

    1. Barleylands Farm Park

      Barleylands Farm Park

      Billericay

      Children's Farms Children's Farms

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor, Indoor
    2. Great Notley Discovery Centre and Park

      Great Notley Discovery Centre and Park

      Braintree

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    3. Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve

      Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve

      Fingringhoe

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    4. Epping Forest and Visitor Centre

      Epping Forest and Visitor Centre

      Epping

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    5. Audley End House and Park

      Audley End House and Park

      Saffron Walden

      Stately Homes and Gardens Stately Homes and Gardens

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor
    6. Audley End Miniature Railway

      Audley End Miniature Railway

      Saffron Walden

      Railway and Transport Attractions Railway and Transport Attractions

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Outdoor
    7. Castle Park and Gardens

      Castle Park and Gardens

      Colchester

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    8. Waltham Abbey Gardens

      Waltham Abbey Gardens

      Waltham Abbey

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    9. Promenade Park

      Promenade Park

      Maldon

      National Parks National Parks

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    10. Cudmore Grove Country Park

      Cudmore Grove Country Park

      East Mersea

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    11. High Woods Country Park

      High Woods Country Park

      Colchester

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    12. Abberton Reservoir Nature Reserve

      Abberton Reservoir Nature Reserve

      Colchester

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
    13. Gosfield Lake Resort

      Gosfield Lake Resort

      Halstead

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    14. Grays Beach Riverside Park

      Grays Beach Riverside Park

      Grays

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    15. Admirals Park

      Admirals Park

      Chelmsford

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    16. Baddow Hall Park

      Baddow Hall Park

      Chelmsford

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    17. Chelmer Park

      Chelmer Park

      Chelmsford

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    18. Brook End Gardens

      Brook End Gardens

      Chelmsford

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    19. Blake House Craft Centre

      Blake House Craft Centre

      Braintree

      Arts and Crafts Arts and Crafts

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
    20. Braintree and Bocking Public Gardens

      Braintree and Bocking Public Gardens

      Braintree

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor

    Find The Best Parks and Playgrounds in Essex

    We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in Essex in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 32 Essex parks and playgrounds to pick from. Alternatively, why not explore some other adventure days out nearby, including activity centres, climbing or national parks. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

    All the parks and playgrounds we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

    Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

    If you've visited one of these parks and playgrounds in Essex , please consider leaving a review on the attraction page to help others plan their next fun day out.

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