King's Field, Hampton Wick (also known as The King's Field)9380

Greater London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The site now houses the borough's first skateboard park following fund-raising by a keen group of local skaters.

History

King George V donated the site to the National Playing Fields Association in June 1927 for use by local children. The skateboard park opened in June 1998.

Visitor Facilities

Mon - Sat: 7.30am - dusk/Sun & Bank Hols: 9am - dusk. Skate park 10am-dusk, check website for current charge per session.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Mon - Sat: 7.30am - dusk/Sun & Bank Hols: 9am - dusk. Skate park 10am-dusk, check website for current charge per session.

Directions

Rail: Teddington, Hampton. Bus: 281, 285, 465
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust