St. Michael's Park

This beautiful Green Flag Award winning park is located in the town centre, a few minutes walk from the Market Place and has tennis courts, children's play area, mini golf, boules, table tennis, cricket nets, and crazy golf. 

The Park was developed as the premier play park for the people of Cirencester in 1984 and has a variety of formal and informal sports and recreation facilities and large open lawns.  Whatever your interests, you are likely to find something to enjoy at St. Michael’s Park.  The playgrounds will keep the younger children occupied for hours, while older visitors can try their hand at everything from tennis or croquet to cricket in the nets and boules.

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St. Michael’s Park has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in Britain.  This international award, now into its third decade, is a sign to the public that the space boasts the highest possible environmental standards, is beautifully maintained and has excellent visitor facilities.

A variety of events are held at the park throughout the year such as Love Parks Week and outdoor cinema.  Come and see for yourself what makes St. Michael’s Park the first choice for play and recreation.

You can also keep up to date with the latest news from the park on the St. Michael's Park Facebook page

St. Michael’s Park Management Plan

Location and Parking


St. Michael's Park
King Street

Access to the park is via either King Street or Admiral's Walk.The nearest car park is the Forum car park. Limited parking is also available in King Street. Cycle racks are also available in the park (2 spaces) and in the Forum car park.  Buses to and from Cirencester are located opposite the Forum car park in South Way.

Opening Times

The Park is locked at 4.15 pm in the Winter and early Spring.  During British Summer Time the Park is locked at dusk.



BBQ Hire
Crazy Golf
Cricket Net
Pitch and Putt
Playground and Adventure Play
Table Tennis
Tennis Courts
Toilets and Baby Changing


Please note that dogs are not allowed in St. Michael's Park with the exception of assistance dogs.


The park has 3 full sized hard tennis courts and  4 touch tennis courts.   All the courts have floodlights so you can continue to play tennis as the evenings draw in.

Floodlights tokens, and a key to access the park after opening hours, are available from our Local Information Centre.

Enjoy tennis in St Michael’s Park all year round for just £30.00 – for one year, you and your household can play unlimited tennis and book online!    Or Pay and Play.  Find out more on our tennis page.

Already have tennis membership?   Book a court click here.


BBQ Hire

St. Michael's Park has 2 BBQs for hire.   BBQs can be booked through the Local Information Centre T:01285 655646 or by calling into The Cabin in the Park.

A booking is for a period of 3 hours maximum and the cost is £9.00 a BBQ (including charcoal).

Booking Conditions.


If you require any further information please contact our Local Information Centre at Bingham House T:01285 655646,