Admiral Park in Chelmsford

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A beautiful city centre park leading into Tower Gardens and West Park, Admirals is one of Chelmsford's most popular parks where visitors can experience many different features, from landscaped garden areas to more natural spaces that encourage wildlife. It can be accessed from Rainsford Road where there is a car park, or from the riverside walk network.

There is a network of footpaths and cycleways linking the parkland with surrounding areas and you can take a walk along the River Can which meanders its way through the park. Why not stop for a picnic by the river? For the more energetic, Essex Boot Camp runs an exercise regime in the park on various days. Visit their website for more information

The park has a wide range of attractions and facilities such as:

•Car park
•Children's play area
•Cricket and football pitches
•Tennis courts (hard surface)
•Changing rooms
•Small woodland area
•Ancient wooded track covered in wild violets in spring
•Picnic tables
•Home of Chelmsford Bowls Club



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets


  • On-site light refreshments


  • Children welcome


  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Public toilets


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Admirals Park is situated on the A1060 (Roxwell Road) just a short walk from Chelmsford Town Centre where there are many suitable car parks.

Accessible by Public Transport: Chelmsford station is 1 mile away.

Admirals Park


Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 2PL
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