Managed by City of York Council in association with Clarence Gardens Bowling Association.
Clarence Gardens has been awarded a Green Flag Award. Sites that carry the Green Flag status are considered to be the best in the country.
These small, traditional public gardens, enclosed by mature trees, offer a breathing space in a busy urban setting. They are situated adjacent to York District Hospital. There is easy access with level pathways. Cycling is not allowed in the gardens.
- formal gardens with rose beds and plenty of benches
- two bowling greens
- a newly refurbished children's play area - entrance from Haxby Road
Travel and parking
Buses run frequently from the city centre to York District Hospital, opposite Clarence Gardens.
For up-to-date information about local bus routes see the iTravel York website.
There are no council car parks close to this location.
Parking is available next to Clarence Gardens in a private pay and display car park.
Please note that a number of surrounding streets fall with Residents' Priority Parking Scheme zones
City of York Council