Barnard Adventure Playground


Barnard is probably the oldest adventure playground in Islington, But more importantly, it is home to a dragon! ARGH! Run by Awesome CIC, there’s a whole host of activities and challenge to inspire. Scroll down for details…


Copenhagen Street Islington London N1 0WF
Phone Number
020 7278 6635
Run by
Awesome CIC
Opening Hours
Tues-Fri 3.30-6.30, Sat 11.30-4.30 Family session from 11.30-1.30 (any age accompanied with adult) Holidays: Mon-Fri 9-5.30 (closed between 1-2 unless children sign up for £5 lunch club)
Outdoor structures Ampitheatre, 2 treehouses, zipwire, 2 border swings, forest area, football pitch, hidden dragon, different level birds nest climbing, arts and crafts, loose parts, kitchen – where the kids can cook the veg they’ve grown, art room, accessible toilet.
Age Range
6-13 years and up to 19 for youth activities
Buses / Tube & Rail Station
Bus:19, 4, 91, 274 Tube/Train: Angel, Caledonian Rd & Barnsbury