Crystal Palace Park has a wealth of attractions for all the family and has regular events and activities for the local community and visitors to the park.


The park is home to:

Please note, the café is currently closed for redevelopment, and a mobile catering van is currently providing refreshments.

You can download a leaflet guide to the park (PDF - 659.12 KB)

Crystal Palace Park dinosaurs 

The iconic dinosaurs are much loved by visitors to the park. Sculptor and fossil expert Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins and founder of the Natural History Museum, Richard Owen, erected the model dinosaurs when the park first opened. They were the first artistic representations of dinosaurs of their size and have been enjoyed by both younger and older generations for over a century. Don't forget to take your smart phone so that you can enjoy the free audio guide while exploring these majestic creatures.  

Sporting activities

Crystal Palace Park hosts regular sporting activities. You can find out more by visiting the Crystal Palace National Sports Centre website

Guided tours 

On the first Sunday of each month (April to October), at 12 noon, the Crystal Palace Museum gives guided tours of the historic Crystal Palace site.

Friends of Crystal Palace Park 

The Friends of Crystal Palace Park hold volunteering sessions in the park on the second Sunday of every month, find out more about getting involved.

Community development

Address: Civic Centre, Stockwell Close, Bromley, BR1 3UH

Telephone: 020 8313 4453