Mundy Play Centre

Mundy Play Centre at Markeaton Park

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) updates 

There is much to discover at this time of year on our parks. Please follow the new guidance and visit individually, only with members of your own household, or to meet with just one other person from outside your household if you are alone.

Read what the National restrictions mean at our COVID-19 news story.

Free play facilities

Open from 2 Apr – 18 Apr and open weekends and school holidays until 31 October.

Paddling pool, bouncy castles and car & track 

For all free play activities we ask that everyone ensures social distancing and everyone using the area regularly washes their hands after playing on the equipment. For all government advice visit

Play areas

The play areas provide fun eq‌uipment for children to enjoy, up to twelve years old. There is a dedicated toddler area with swings, a slide and climbing equipment. For older children there are large swings, slides and a spider net. The Adventure Galley pirate ship provides an inclusive and accessible play unit suitable for disabled children.

Just outside of the play area is a wheeled sports park with a number of jumps and grind bars suitable for BMX bikes, skateboards and scooters.

Mini Golf

We've got two 9-hole courses with challenging features such as ramps, bends, slopes and bumps, the course has been designed to be fun for all the family – especially those who like a little healthy competition! The course is wheelchair accessible. 

Open 10.30am - 4.30pm every weekend, Bank Holiday and daily during school holidays (weather permitting)

Pitch and Putt / Footgolf/ Disc Golf

Try your skill at our nine hole Pitch and Putt course, or try the new sport of Footgolf! Open from  13 Apr - 4 Nov, from 10.30am on weekends, Bank Holidays and daily during school holidays (weather permitting).

Tennis Courts

There are two hard surface tennis courts available to book for 1 hour sessions. The courts can be booked online at where a code is provided to access the gate.  Visit the website for opening times, prices and availability. At certain times the courts are available to play for free, visit the website for more information.


Parking is available close by at the Mundy Play Centre car park, or you can use the main car park and walk to the play centre. Cash payment or online using MiPermit - find out more about cashless parking here.