Gosforth Central Park

Gosforth Central Park


With over 200 trees in Gosforth Central Park, there is a wide range of species and lime trees line the pathways. The War Memorial is Grade II Listed and a focal point for the annual remembrance service.


Gosforth Central Park offers an excellent range of leisure and play facilities for all ages including a popular play area for under 14s (with swings, slides and climbing units, tennis and basketball courts, a men’s bowling club, and large informal grassed areas which is great for ball games, picnics and dog walking.

The formal flowerbeds feature a mix of flowers and shrubs, with ornamental roses and spectacular spring bulbs and make sure you visit the wildflower meadow and wildlife pond which is a haven for local wildlife.

Did you know?

You can play Tennis For Free on a Saturday at Gosforth Central Park Tennis Club.

Getting Here

The nearest car park is at Gosforth Shopping Centre.

The nearest bus stop is on Gosforth High Street / Church Road.

The nearest Metro is South Gosforth.


There is a good network of footpaths that are suitable for prams or wheelchairs. 

Things to do for grown ups

Enjoy a moment of peace and tranquillity away from busy urban living. Enjoy a brisk stroll or just take a seat and the beautiful floral gardens.

Things to do for families

Families can get active with a game of tennis or take part in one of the many events that take place in the park.

Food and Drink

Pack a picnic or enjoy a bite to eat at one of the many cafes and restaurants on Gosforth High Street.


There are toilets in the nearby Gosforth Shopping Centre.