Waterfall at Darley Park
Hydrangea collection at Darley Park
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) updates
Nov 2020 - Following the Government’s change in guidance, visitors can continue to enjoy and make more use of Derby’s parks and open spaces.
The Derby Parks team are asking all park users to be considerate and continue to use social distancing to keep themselves and each other safe.
Derby Parks and the following activities will remain open in line with government guidelines:
The following facilities are closed in line with government guidelines:
- Wheeled sports areas (skate parks and BMX tracks)
- Outdoor Gyms
- Tennis Courts
- Grassroots Football
- Multi-use games areas
All community centres are closed, except for existing bookings that are exempt activities.
Please follow government guidance on use of the above facilities.
For more information visit Derby Parks COVID-19 updates news page.
Darley Park is a large, picturesque and popular park situated within walking distance of the city centre. It is located on the River Derwent at the gateway to the World Heritage Site.
The park is popular with visitors from across the County and is a peaceful place to escape city life. It hosts many events throughout the year, including the classical Darley Park Concert.
What to do
There is disabled access to the park with paths, and a disabled toilet. The entrance to the cafe is flat and there is also outdoor seating availale. Please note that the paths do not run across the whole park.
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