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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.

Your park

"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.

Family Beer Festival

Beer by the River at Morden Hall Park 

Beer by the River at Morden Hall Park

A family inspired festival with vintage rides, crafts and farm animals for the kids, plus delicious street food, a live music stage and award winning ales and guest beers. Tickets available in advance or on the day.

50 things to do before you are 11 ¾

Tick off your 50 things to do before youre 11¾ in our park © National Trust

Tick off your 50 things to do before youre 11¾ in our park

There's an outdoor adventure around the next tree, hedge or river at Morden Hall Park. You can tick off 35 of the list of the 50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾ for a great summer adventure.

Useful information

  • Map of Morden Hall Park

    Download our map of Morden Hall Park to make the most of your visit (PDF)

  • What's on

    We have got some great events in 2014.  Take a look at our events pages or events leaflet

  • Walking your dog

    Dogs are welcome. Please keep them on leads around the estate buildings and pick up after them.

  • Be our friend

    Get regular updates of what's going on and share pictures and stories.

Free for all

We're open 365 days a year and have no entrance fee. Gilliat Edward Hatfeild donated his estate to us stating that 'a fee shall not be charged so that my Morden estate shall be open to the public.'

Lay back and cycle

Discover the park in a whole new way.  Start your adventure by hiring a recumbent bike from behind the Stable Yard every weekend.  Give us a ring before you plan to visit to double check the bikes are available.

Get in touch with us

We regularly update our Facebook and Twitter pages with news and photographs of the park and would love to hear about your visit with us. Post or tweet a photo and we'll share it on our pages.

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