Woodside Park

The Park was created around the turn of the century. It’s set around George Meehan House, the old Wood Green Town Hall.

Facilities and things to do and see


Woodside Park has a:

  • picnic area 
  • playground 

Natural play area 

There’s a natural play area including: 

  • play boulders 
  • stepping logs 
  • timber stilts  
  • vertical climbing trees 

Braille garden 

There’s a Braille garden in the northwest corner of the park. 

The area contains: 

  • seating 
  • aromatic planting 
  • braille messages 

George Meehan House 

The house was built as a private home in the Italianate style around 1865. It’s now used as council offices and houses the borough’s registry offices.  

Mushroom House 

Mushroom House is a grade II listed building. It’s one of Haringey’s oldest buildings. It was formerly the lodge to the local manor house, Chitts Hill, which was demolished in the 1890s. 

Get involved

The Park has a volunteer group called Friends of Woodside Park.

To contact the group, see our list of Friends of Parks groups.

Park management 

To find out how the park is managed see our park management reports page.

Green Flag Award 

First awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award in 2016, the park has kept it ever since. 

To ask for a copy of the Green Flag report see our parks report page.

Report a problem

Report a park issue on our report a problem page.




High Road
N22 8YX
United Kingdom

Venue opening times

Open 24 hours a day.


All parks in Haringey are accessible to wheelchair users.