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A park at the heart of the community
Morden Hall Park is green oasis in the city, giving you a taste of a country estate with a glimpse of its agricultural and industrial history.
This tranquil former deer park is one of the few remaining estates that used to line the River Wandle during its industrial heyday.
The river meanders through the park creating a haven for wildlife. The snuff mills, which generated the park's income in the past, survive to this day. We've renovated the western mill, and it's now used as a learning centre.
A much-loved rural idyll, the park lies in a built-up area, and some of the surviving estate buildings are used as workshops by local craftspeople and artisans. The renovated Stable Yard is the heart of the park with a café, second-hand bookshop and a living green centre with exhibitions.
A place to discover
When you step through the gates, you'd be forgiven for imagining yourself to be in the middle of the English countryside. Surrounded by meadows, trees and the gentle sounds of birdsong and running water, the park offers a rare sense of discovery and a chance to get away from it all.
"I love this place. It's somewhere beautiful on the edge of London. It feels like its my park" Fred Madden. Share your love of your park with us.
Colourful autumn walks
Autumn is the perfect time of year to explore the park so why not join us for a Great British Walk. Discover more about the history of the snuff mills or join a two hour guided walk with afternoon tea and exclusive access to Morden Lodge gardens. It is rumoured that Lord Nelson visited Morden Lodge during the early 19th century.
This Hallow'een there's plenty to keep the family entertained. Bring along a pumpkin to carve, get creative with spooky crafts and hunt for creepy crawlies. Come along dressed in your scariest outfit and take our Hallow'een trail through the park.
All the leaves aren't brown
Take some time to enjoy a walk through the park and admire the beautiful autumnal colours. If you are ticking off your 50 things to do before you are 11 ¾ don’t forget to catch a falling leaf. Or why not hunt for some conkers to play with from the old horse chestnut trees along the avenue.
Download our map of Morden Hall Park to make the most of your visit (PDF)
We have got some great events in 2014. Take a look at our events pages or events leaflet
Dogs are welcome. Please keep them on leads around the estate buildings and pick up after them.
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