With royal, political and literary associations, St James's Park is at the heart of London and covers 23 hectares (58 acres). It's also home to the Mall, with many ceremonial parades and events of national celebration.
The pelicans are fed every day at 14:30, and there are water birds, plus owls, woodpeckers and bats. There's a children's playground, and deckchairs from April to September.
Changing the Guard occurs daily in summer and alternate days for rest of year; The Queen's Lifeguard changes daily at Horse Guards Parade Ground.
Visit Inn The Park, a contemporary British restaurant café open from breakfast through to dinner. There are four refreshment kiosks.
Toilets are available, including some with disability access.
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Venue Details & Map
St James's Park
- 0300 061 2350
- Public transport:
- Tube: St James's Park
Facilities & Accessibility
- Accessible Bathroom Facilities
- Designated wheelchair accessible public toilet