A wide range of wildlife visit Christchurch Park throughout the year - who will you spot next time you visit?
The Mansion welcomes visitors free of charge, six days a week (Tuesday to Sunday) from 10am - 5pm and is available to hire for events and functions.
With exhibitions of relevance to the park and staff on hand to answer questions from 10am-4pm (7pm in the summer), the centre also has toilets and baby-changing facilities.
The tennis courts have recently been refurbished thanks to a £142,500 grant from the Lawn Tennis Association. There are at least two courts available for public use at all times and it's free to play!
Our playground provides a clean, bright and safe area for children up to the age of 14. You can find the Playground more or less in the centre of the Park, at the top of the hill above the Reg Driver Visitor Centre.
David Miller, the Chairman of the Friends of Christchurch Park said:
"This award is made by environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy to recognise and reward the best parks and green spaces in the country."
"We are so fortunate to have a very good number of wonderful parks and...
Join Ali North, Ipswich Hedgehog Officer for a morning of mammal surveying at Christchurch Park.
Help detect small mammals like mice, voles and hedgehogs by learning how to check Longworth mammal traps and footprint monitoring tunnels. This may bring close encounters with mice, voles and shrews, and the opportunity to learn how to identify mammals by their footprints. You will also be able to find out more about our Ipswich Hedgehog Project,...
30.07.2017 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
BRASS on the GRASS Colchester Band sponsored by Coe's
06.08.2017 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
BRASS on the GRASS Ipswich Hospital Band sponsored by Gotelee Solicitors
13.08.2017 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
04.11.2017 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fireworks in the Park