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Bishop's Park - Fulham

Riverside park on the north bank of the Thames, close to Putney with large play areas and paddling pool.



Toddlers playground
Junior playground
Skate bowl
Table tennis tables
Basketball goal
Waterplay for all ages - open daily 10am to 7pm during the summer months


Ornamental lake
Urban beach
Fielder's Meadow
Bishop's Meadow
River Walk/Thames Path
Moat garden


Bowling greens - Winnington Bowls Club - for more information or to join visit
Tennis courts - for tennis programmes and coaching or to book a court visit or call 020 7736 3854
Table tennis


Sculpture garden
Pryor's Bank garden
Rose garden
Spanish War Memorial garden

There is no need to book, just drop in during daylight hours. Take a picnic and let children have fun and explore the great outdoors!

A number of buses stop on Fulham Palace Road, within a few minutes walk of the park.

  • Nearest buses 74, 220, 430 (alight on Fulham Palace Road at Bishop's Park Road bus stop).  Five minutes walk to the park along Bishop's Avenue.
  • 85, 93, 265 (alight at or near Putney Bridge). Walk to the park through the subway under the bridge or down the steps from the bridge. 


Putney Bridge Underground station (District Line) is approximately eight minutes walk.  Follow the path along the river and through the subway under Putney Bridge into Bishop's Park.

National rail

Putney Station (15 minutes walk). On departing the station turn right, walk down Putney High Street, across Putney Bridge. Take the steps down to the park.

By car

Access is via Stevenage Road, Bishop's Park Road or Bishop's Avenue, SW6. There is ample parking on the adjacent streets which are in controlled parking zone Y (Monday - Saturday, 9am - 5pm).

Who to contact





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Last updated: 28 Sep 2020