Platt Fields Park

  1. Location

    Wilmslow Road, Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6LA

  2. Opening times

    From dawn to dusk

  3. Facilities

    Children's play area, 5 a side football pitch, Tennis courts (courts are free), Veterans pavilion, BMX track, Bikehub, Market Garden, Lake, Boathouse, Skatepark, Park office, Toilets, Platt Hall (Manchester's Costume Gallery)

    BMX track more information

    Free wifi available at:

    • Platt Fields Visitor Centre
    • Platt Hall Gallery of Costume

  4. Play area (age group)

    12 and under

  5. Events

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  6. Transport to and around Manchester

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  7. Dogs not allowed

    • Children’s play areas
    • Shakespearian gardens
    • Tennis courts
    • Basketball courts
    • BMX/Skate park
    • Boathouse
    • Park office
    • Toilets
    • Platt Hall (Manchester’s Costume Gallery)

  8. Dog walking areas


  9. History

    Platt Fields Park was formally opened in 1910. One of Manchester's major outdoor event sites, the park has three dedicated show fields with a supported infrastructure for large scale national and small scale and local events. The grounds contain Platt Hall, home to Manchester's Costume Gallery, which is free and open to the public.

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  13. External links

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  14. Location map

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