What are the opening times of the park?

The park opens everyday including Christmas day by 7.30am and closes in the evening – during the winter it’s 4:30pm and at the height of summer it’s 9:30pm.

There is a full list of times throughout the year here: Opening times – Southwark Council

How much are the parking charges?

Parking at the College Gate entrance and in the car park costs £2 per hour payable by smart phone with the ‘Paybyphone’ App.  

What access is there for disabled park users?

There are free disabled spaces in the car park at College Gate entrance and you may be eligible to apply for a permit to drive through the barrier and park in the centre of the park – for more information go to dulwichparkfriends.org.uk/the-park/location-travel

How do I find my lost property?

Any lost property handed-in is logged at the park office at the Francis Peek Centre.  

Email parks@southwark.gov.uk and include ‘Dulwich Park’ in the subject line about any property you have lost, and the office will contact you. 

Can I rent out the Francis Peek Centre?

The Francis Peek Centre is available to hire for parties and other events.  Contact IdVerde on 0207 708 5464between 8.30am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday.

Do I need to book the tennis courts?

Tennis courts need to be booked online in advance up to 7 days ahead and cost from £2.85 for 30 mins – go to clubspark.lta.org.uk/TennisInSouthwark/bookinginfo

How do I request a memorial bench or tree in Dulwich Park?

Southwark Council have a commemorative donations policy which can be viewed here

There is a waiting list for benches and to add your details please contact parks@southwark.gov.uk and include memorial bench/tree and Dulwich Park in the subject line.

Is there a café in Dulwich Park?

Colicci run the Clock House Café in the centre of the park which serves coffees, teas and light refreshments. The café is open from 08:30 until 16:00 in the Winter and 19:30 in the Summer.