Things to do at Cassiobury Park review
Cassiobury Park is a large park of 250 acres in Watford, Hertfordshire. It has open grass areas and woodland, sports facilities, a huge paddling pool, other kids attractions and a nature reserve.
The paddling pools have been recently redeveloped and they have splash fountains. Plus a water play park with 30 state-of-the-art splash pads, water jets and fountains, 2 new paddling pools and changing rooms plus toilets are nearby.
There is a miniature railway at the park that has brought joy to families for over 60 years. Tickets are £2 a ride and under 2s can ride for free. About half of the park is wooded with ancient woodland that dates back to 1600. There are a large number of ancient trees and wildflower meadows.
There is a large play area with swings, a zip wire, trampolines, slides and a granite stone maze. The Cha Cha Cha Playground is suitable for smaller children and toddlers up to the age of 6. Also at the park, there are bungee trampolines, a miniature railway and bouncy castle at a small additional cost. You can use one of the five football pitches, have a game of cricket, tennis, basketball or even bowls.
Please note – Most places may still require you to pre-book online in advance. Some venues also still have certain areas closed for safety reasons. Please check their website and/or social media pages before visiting.
FAQ and Further Information Cassiobury Park
Is there food and drink available?
There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks, there are other restaurants and places to eat in the local area. You are welcome to bring a picnic.
What are the main things to do?
Large park with paddling pool, splash pad, play areas, miniature railway, sports facilities and woodland walks. There are toilets and a cafe.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE – the park is free to visit. Some facilities such as the train may have an additional charge but most faciltiies are free.
Is there parking?
There is free on-site parking, although this is quite limited. They open up a larger overflow car park in the summer.
When are they open?
Cassiobury park is open all year round. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Dogs are welcome in the park but are not permitted in the play areas.
Are they accessible?
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