Events and News

Volunteer Event: Sun 7 Oct

We need your help. The Friends of Queens Park are hosting a volunteer event at the pond in the park on Sunday 7th October at 11am with the aim of clearing as much duckweed from the water as possible. Read more…

News

Your Choice: New Investment for Queens Park

July 4th, 2018

The Friends of Queens Park and Brighton & Hove City Council are giving the local community a choice about forthcoming investment in the infrastructure of the park. Read more…

Shakespeare In The Park: Photos

June 30th, 2018

Thanks to the talented team from Illyria for their performance of The Merchant Of Venice at Queens Park on Saturday night. Read more…

Carpe Diem: Heron Feasts On Fish

June 3rd, 2018

Chris Lowe writes: Our Heron is having some impact… two days ago I saw it catch three fish (about 3″-4”) long in 15 minutes. However the longer term impact is unknown. Read more…

Anti-Social Behaviour: How You Can Help

May 1st, 2018

Council sources tell us: “The police are very statistically minded. The more you report, the more they react. So the more people in Queens Park report local disturbances (crimes, anti-social behaviour, drug issues etc) the more the police will be on hand to deal with the issue.” Read more…

About Queens Park

JourneyOn: travel to and from Queens Park.

Queens Park occupies a beautiful green valley facing south east towards the Channel.

In 1890 Queens Park was bought for the people of Brighton and extensively landscaped.

Queens Park is listed on the English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest as Grade 2.

It has a large pond, a cafe, a well equipped playground and 22 acres of of rolling lawns and quiet wooded corners.

It is half a mile from the sea, one third of a mile long and has one and a half miles of footpaths.

It rises from 70 feet above sea level at the bottom to 140 feet at the top.

Parking: Zone C and meter. Some free parking on Queens Park Road and nearby streets.