Clapham Common

A common in , Lambeth|Wandsworth • Clapham, SW4 9DE

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Go and see the Bandstand

  • Historic features
  • Bat box
  • Bird box
  • Pond/lake
  • Wild areas
  • Wildflower meadow
  • Woodland

  • Always open
  • Dogs allowed with some dog free zones
  • Outdoor paddling pool
  • Cricket pitch
  • Park run
  • Grass playing pitch
  • Changing rooms
  • Cycle paths
  • Grass playing pitch
  • Fishing
  • Outdoor gym
  • Skateboard area
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis court
  • All weather playing pitch
  • Accessible entrance
  • Benches with backrests and sidearms
  • Operational toilet
  • Dog litter bins
  • Car parking
  • Drinking fountain
  • Information board
  • Litter bins
  • Park Cafe - indoor and outdoor seating
  • Recycling facilities
  • Refreshments
  • Playground for younger kids
  • Bandstand
  • Open air performance area
  • Community growers' project
  • Nature trail
  • Orchard project

Clapham Common is a wonderful wide open green space in South London, a place to walk,run and cycle, a place for families with children to picnic,run and play. It includes a a boating lake and paddling pool, a place to do sport including tennis, football andcricket. Clapham Common has beautiful trees, wild flowers, lake, pond and woodlands. It’s a haven in an urban landscape and it boasts one of the oldest and most beautiful Bandstands in London.

Who you will find in Clapham Common

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The organisation with legal responsibility for Clapham Common is Lambeth Council.

Clapham Common is managed and maintained by Lambeth Council

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