Willesden Sports Ground (also known as King Edward VII Recreation Ground)8160

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The Sports Centre/Stadium continues to have a wide range of facilities.

History

Willesden Sports Ground was originally named King Edward VII Recreation Ground, and had an outdoor gymnasium, cricket and football facilities, running track, refreshment pavilion and a popular open-air swimming pool with a 'filtration plant of the latest type'.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Tube: Willesden Green, Dollis Hill (Jubilee). London Overground/Tube (Bakerloo): Willesden Junction. London Overground: Kensal Rise then bus. Bus: 6, 52, 187, 206, 226, 302.
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century (1901-1932)
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust