Hamilton Gardens is the perfect place to visit with children.

Hamilton Gardens Destination Playground

A playground with a garden theme

The playground is located near the Gate 2 entrance off Cobham Drive.

Our playground provides for imagination and roleplay, games and puzzles, and discovery and learning.

Children’s block sculptures

Have you seen the four blocks scattered across the maze in our playground? They have some activities for the kids on them.


Discover some SECRETS of Hamilton Gardens!


Each block has pictures on it like this:

To find the answer click here. To find the items pictured, click here.

Activity sheets for children

Click on the image to download our fun activity sheet for the kids.

Children's Discovery Trail

Gift shop

Come and check out the range of childrens's items in our gift shop

  • Art and craft activities
  • Children's books
  • Gardening products
  • Small gifts.

Our gift shop is located in our Information Centre.



Toilets and changing facilities

Toilets and baby changing facilities are located at the following locations:

  • Pavilion building near the Round Lawn 
  • The Red Arch at the main entrance accessed from Gate 1 (in the Disability toilet)
  • Playground toilet block
  • Palm Court beside the Ancient Egyptian Garden