A large and popular Edwardian park between Camberwell, Brixton and Herne Hill, Ruskin Park contains many heritage features.

Ruskin Park is one of Lambeth's 12 Green Flag Award-winning parks. The Green Flag Award recognises the considerable achievements made by everybody to provide the community with a green space we can all be proud of.

Denmark Hill

Opening times

7am to 15 minutes before sunset.

Facilities and services

FacilityFacility notes
Children's play area

Dog free

Paddling pool
Ornamental and wildlife ponds with wetland habitats
Flower gardens
Formal bedding and heritage features

For children and adults

All Weather Pitch - Redgra surface

Chargeable - booking required

Athletics Sprint Track - grass surface

Booking required

Basketball court

Free - no booking required

Cricket wicket pitch

Chargeable - booking required

Football pitch - grass surface

Chargeable - booking required


Chargeable - booking required

Tennis courts

Chargeable - booking required

More information

Information on contacting the Friends of Ruskin Park can be found on their website