Mile End Park

A park in , Tower Hamlets • Burdett/Grove Road, E3 4Q

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Visit the swans and geese at the Art Pond
Picnic near the Ecology ponds
Take a spin around the BMX track
Chill in our woods
Climb to the top of Mount Mile End and look at the CityScape and Canary Wharf in the distance
Play with your dog on the Dog Agility Course

Features
  • Public art
  • Bird box
  • Ornamental garden
  • Pond/lake
  • Pond/lake
  • Water feature
  • Wild areas
  • Wildflower meadow
  • Woodland

Facilities
  • Always open
  • Dogs allowed in all greenspaces
  • All weather playing pitch
  • Athletics track
  • Basketball hoops
  • BMX track
  • Climbing wall
  • Cycle paths
  • Multi sports ball court
  • Park run
  • Skateboard area
  • Waymarked walking paths
  • Outdoor gym
  • Accessible entrance
  • Bench
  • Disabled parking
  • Dog litter bins
  • Information board
  • Litter bins
  • Playground for younger kids
  • Playground for older kids
  • Art gallery
  • Community growers' project
  • Nature trail
  • Orchard project

Mile End Park is a linear park in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets which follows the Regents Canal from Victoria Park to Limehouse Basin. The Green Bridge, a pedestrian bridge over the Mile End Road, which bisects the Park close to Mile End tube station, opened in July 1999. The award winning bridge was designed by Piers Gough. The park is divided into a number of distinct zones: the Sports Zone in the south (Mile End Stadium and athletics track, skateboard park, go-karting, basketball, all-weather multisports pitch, has a Sports Centre, multiple 5-a-side pitches, a BMX track), three Play Zones, an Art Zone (with the Art Pavilion gallery and art lake), the Ecology Zone (with ponds and wildflower meadows and woodland walks). Recent additions are a new outdoor gym in the north of the park and an open orchard. The park hosts Mile End Parkrun. The renowned Mile End Climbing Wall and the legendary Palm Tree Pub both lie within its boundary.

Who you will find in Mile End Park

The Friends of Mile End Park

Friends

Park Run - Mile End

Running

Mile End Climbing Wall

Climbing

Caring

The organisation with legal responsibility for Mile End Park is King George's Field Charity Board of Tower Hamlets Council.

Mile End Park is managed and maintained by Tower Hamlets Council

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The Friends of Mile End Park

Formed 2000

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