Photo: Streamside path Isabella Plantation, Colin Smith

Please  see  the  following  updates  on  the  re-opening  of  Richmond  Park:


From Tuesday 14 July, public car parks at Kingston Gate, Roehampton Gate, Pembroke Lodge and Sheen Gate will be open on weekdays only during park operating hours. (Access from nearest gates only).

Blue badge holders can park in Sheen Gate car park on weekends, accessed via Sheen Gate from 07:00 – 19:00.

The Park roads and remaining car parks remain closed to traffic.


From Tuesday 14 July, cycling will be permitted on all roads within the park on weekdays only. Weekend cycling will continue to be restricted.


Roehampton Café and the catering kiosks at Broomfield Hill, Pen Ponds and Pembroke Lodge are all open.


We continue to work through how to re-open all the toilet blocks safely. Currently, the toilet facilities located at Kingston Gate, Roehampton Gate, Sheen Gate, Ham Gate, Robin Hood Gate, Petersham Gate, and Richmond Gate are open. The Pembroke Lodge toilets remain closed.


The playgrounds are due to open imminently. Please check our website for further details.

Isabella Plantation

The Isabella Plantation (including toilets) will reopen to the public from Monday 13 July.