Although Portsmouth is a densely populated island city, there are still a large number of parks and open spaces available for leisure use,
sports, recreation, walking or just relaxing.
The map below shows the locations of many of these popular parks, if you click on the markers on the map the details of the specific park will be shown.
Additional information and links to individual park pages will also be shown.
The Parks in Portsmouth vary in size and usage. Many have playground facilities for children to use and several have skateboarding facilities such as ramps and rails.
Most of the parks mentioned have areas of formal planting and flower beds.
Football and cricket pitches are available, depending on the season at Alexandra Park, Bransbury Park and Farlington Recreation Ground.
Tennis courts are available at Canoe Lake, Milton Park and Southsea.