The best playgrounds in Glasgow

When your baby is bored of the buggy, playgrounds are a natural next step.

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Kelvingrove Park Play Area
Kelvingrove Park is a classic example of a Victorian Park, set on the banks of the River Kelvin. The substantial children’s play area features slides, swings and a multicoloured wooden castle all on a soft and safe artificial surface. 

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Linn Park Adventure Playground
Linn Park Adventure Playground is a play facility dedicated to children aged 5 – 12 years with additional needs. It specialises in providing exciting and adventurous play opportunities in a safe environment.Outdoor facilities include a cradle swing, wheelchair roundabout and the Smoky Mountain Trail.

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Dowanhill Park 
This small park situated between Hillhead, Partick and Hyndland features a fenced traditional playground along with user-friendly circular landscaping, perfect for adults to sit and relax in the outer circle while children play in the inner circle. 

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Auchinlea Park
Auchinlea Park, located at the edge of Greater Easterhouse on the outskirts of Glasgow, boasts a large play area suitable for all age groups with a variety of robust and exciting modern play equipment.  

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Reidvale Adventure Playground Association
Reidvale Adventure Play Association aims to improve the lives of children and young people and their families – including those with special educational needs – in a fully integrated, safe, supervised playground environment in their local community. It promotes ‘integrational play’ by providing a wide range of accessible Play Equipment – including an Assault Course and Aerial Runway – Play Activities and Play Resources both outdoors and indoors at the ‘Playground’ which is open 6 days a week (50 weeks per year). 

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Green Park Play Village
Glasgow’s oldest park covers 129 acres, with its 2 acre children’s play village featuring huge slides, climbing frames, climbing ship and climbing train for older children as well as a smaller playground for preschoolers. 

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Holmlea Park
Holmlea Park is a Glasgow City Council park right in the middle of a mainly quiet residential area in the southside. The small playground featues a slide, swings, and a climbing structure, together with rocking horses and a mini castle for the younger children. 

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