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Victoria Park

#230 of 1,595 things to do in London
Certificate of Excellence
Neighbourhood: East End / East London
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Address: Old Ford Road, London, England
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Lovely space in the city

Been here a couple of times in the last couple of weeks. Lovely open, green space. Great playground with a real variety of things for kids of all ages to try out. Room to just... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Been here a couple of times in the last couple of weeks. Lovely open, green space. Great playground with a real variety of things for kids of all ages to try out. Room to just chill or do something a bit more active. Keep an eye out for the ice cream vans around the entrances.

Thank colin_thurlbourn
London, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every occasion is good to go there. I go for a run, I go for a walk, to have breakfast. I meet friends... It's the most beautiful park in London

Thank Manuela E
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34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing park spread over several acres Perfect on a sunny day with loads of open space, trees, lake, cafes and entertainment ...,

Thank Cce2572
St Helens, United Kingdom
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692 reviews
279 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 355 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on Sunday when it was glorious weather/weekend, and it was rammed with people having bbqs as apparently its one of only a few parks in London where you can bbq. Worth noting!

Thank Jessica-sykes30
London, England, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I may be a little bias as I live in walking distance of the park but it's definitely one of my favourite in London. Part of the park is on the canal so you can take a stroll down the canal and then head into and around the park. The lake has boats and pedalos for hire, there are lots... More 

Thank Harriet K
Hong Kong, China
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686 reviews
361 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Over the seven years I lived in London, I visited this park many times. It's well-used and very large and basically perfect for a picnic, barbecue (be subtle with it though) or some - let's be honest - daytime drinking, whether from an offie or at one of the pubs near the edge.

Thank TheOExpress
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141 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Always a lovely time walking through the park should you be taking a short cut across the park or simply using the play areas the park is clean tidy and a place for quite or joining with friends and family for a afternoon rest I hope and pray that nothing ever changes i have used the park 60 years and... More 

Thank Clockworksausage
Jaipur, India
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758 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

It is huge park with two play grounds. It is a favorite outdoor attraction for tourists and locals. It is a popular venue for concerts, fairs, and festivals. A good place to bring a family as there are plenty of things to do for people of any age. There are two cafes and ice cream trucks. You will find here fresh... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Once reaching the must see Saturday's Brodway market, strolling down the canal towards Victoria park is obligatory. Already the way there is sweet and the park is just lovely. There is also a great café next to the lake, serving all types of beverages and a bakery at the same time. We had fun babysitting a 2 year-old there.

Thank Urška G
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Went to Victoria park to watch the fireworks and it was amazing. One of the best displays i have ever seen and it was free. The price of the mulled wine was a little annoying and it burnt my hand as it came in a plastic non-insulated cup.

Thank jemhall2016

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