Oaklands Park is an established award winning park. It covers around 12 acres of grounds within the historic quarter of Chelmsford.   

Park facilities include:

Feel free to eat picnics around the park. You might want to pack a picnic blanket as the picnic tables are popular.

Oaklands was first opened as a public park in 1930 and today boasts both Green Flag and Green Heritage status.  

Find Oaklands Park

Oaklands Park 
Moulsham Street 

Oaklands Park is located off Moulsham Street, near its junction with New London Road.

There is a free car park with space for disabled badge holders, and more spaces just outside the park.

Maximum stay is 2 hours. 

Oaklands Park is located on a cycle route and has cycle parking facilities available.

You can look at the cycle map to plan your journey.


The nearest bus stop to Oaklands Park is on New London Road at the junction with Moulsham Street, opposite the Rising Sun pub.

The number 42, 42A, 52 and 100 buses stop at this bus stop.

You can look at First Essex to check which buses go to the park.

The nearest train station to Oaklands Park is Chelmsford Station. 

You can look at Greater Anglia to check which trains stop at Chelmsford station.

The park is about a 30 minute walk from the station.