Oxford’s Outdoor Venue Guide - Margaret Road Recreation Ground

Record details

General Information

Category: Neighbourhood Park
Address: Margaret Road, OX3 8NQ
Size: 2.7 hectares
Miles to City Centre: 2.7
Miles to Ring Road: 0.5
Size of events: Small to medium

Margaret Road Recreation Ground is a large open green space with a state of the art pavilion with kitchen and toilet facilities, which can be hired to use in conjunction with the field for events and corporate away days.

How to Get there

Active Travel: 22 minutes’ cycle ride from the city centre.

Public transport: Nearby bus stops on London Road; regular services from the city centre and 400 bus service to and from Thornhill Park and Ride, and Windmill Road for hospital bus services.

Parking: No suitable parking onsite for event attendees; the nearest public car park is St Leonard’s Car Park.

Key Considerations
  • Access width for vehicles: 2.32m (by pavilion), 3.6m (Wharton Road)
  • For summer events only as football pitches are heavily used from September to April.
  • Park location
Previous and Current events
  • Sports events
Venue Guide Brochure
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