Halstead public gardens

Halstead public gardens

Visitor Information

Open daily from 7.30 a.m.
25th March - 27th October, gates locked by 7p.m.
28th October - 30th March, gates locked by dusk.

  • Free Admission
  • Sufficient seating, various shelters, and children's swings are to be found in the Gardens
  • Toilets are located next to the park on Kings Road
  • Refreshments can be purchased within an easy walk of the Gardens

For the safety and enjoyment of all park visitors, please do not bring ball games, skateboards or dogs, (guide dogs are welcome), into the park. Cycling is not permitted in the park. However, cycle racks are provided for the duration of your stay.

Planning your journey

There are various buses that stop near the Gardens. The Gardens are located next to the A131, which leads to Sudbury in the north and Braintree in the south. Pay and display parking is available at Chapel Street (behind Sainsbury's) and Butler Road.

The gardens are within a short walk of the town centre and High Street, which has a mix of independent and national retailers. Saturday is market day in the town. 

Holding an event at Halstead public gardens

If you wish to hold an event outdoors please contact the Events Team on sarsh@braintree.gov.uk