Public Playgrounds in the Borough of Prague 2

The Borough of Prague 2 administers 10 public playgrounds.  They are open all-year-round: from 1 May through 30 September, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.; from 1 October through 30 April, from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  The playgrounds at Vyšehrad and Malá zahrada are administered by NKP Vyšehrad.

LIST OF PLAYGROUNDS

LOCALE

FENCING AND WC

PLAY ELEMENTS FEATURED

Havlíčkovy sady – Upper Playground

Between the streets U Havlíčkových sadů and Rybalkova

Fenced off
WC

Sandbox, jungle gym, spring rider, slide, multipurpose playground

U Vodárny

Between the streets Slezská, Kladská, Korunní, and U vodárny



The playground opened in December 2009 following renovations.

Fenced off
WC

- Large play set in the form of a water tower castle with slides, climbers, and a rope track
- Swing
- Climbing totem pole “Sailor“
- spring rider in the form of a boat in a storm
- spring rider
- “Birds’ nest” swing
- sandbox with sliding covers
- multipurpose playing field
- inflatable trampoline
- in-line track

Riegrovy sady - “At the Dragon” Playground

In the upper part of the park, next to the garden restaurant

The playground opened at the end of 2008 following renovations.

Fenced off
WC in the guard building

- Large play set with slides in the form of a dragon
- Tube slides
- Swings
- Spring riders
- Climbers
- Rotating elements
- Scooter track
- Mist facility
- Sandbox

Havlíčkovy sady – “At the Pike” Playground

Gröbovka – in the upper part, on the left below the vineyard

 

Fenced off

Spring riders and see-saw, sandbox, wooden jungle gym – pike

Folimanka

Along  Sekaninova Street, between Nusle Bridge and Ostrčilovo Square

Fenced off, WC

Sandbox, spring riders, swings for toddlers, rotating elements, large play set with slides, rope slide, playground for teenagers with training equipment, multipurpose playground

Vratislavova – (At the Sun) Playground

In front of buildings no. 20/22 on Vratislavova Street

 

Fenced off

-Swing
-Slide
-Sandstone play elements
-Spring rider

Lumírovy sady

Above Lumírova Street, by the Vyšehrad walls

 

Fenced off

- Spring
- Slide
- Sandbox
- Spring riders

Výtoň

Between the streets Svobodova, Vyšehradská, and Na hrobci and Rašínovo nábřeží

The playground opened in May 2010 following renovations.

Fenced off
WC

 

Metal and wooden play elements, swings, jungle gym, sandbox

Karlovo nám. – “At Faust’s” Playground

Upper section of Karlovo náměstí, near Faust’s House

 

Fenced off

Metal and spring play elements, sandbox, (sliding wooden cover over the sandbox)

Na Rybníčku  

Entrance next to the corner of buildings no. 2 and 6 on Štěpánská, beside St. Stephen’s Church, behind the Na Rybníčku 8 Kindergarten

 

Fenced off
WC

Wooden play elements, sandbox (sliding wooden cover over the sandbox)

Na Vyšehradě

 

In front of the entrance to Gorlice Hall, along the street V Pevnosti

WC from 9:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the info centre of NKP Vyšehrad and by the church

Merry-go-round, spring riders, sandbox, natural play elements, drinking fountain

Small Garden (Malá zahrada)

From Leopold’s Gate, on the left, in front of the rotunda

WC from 9:30 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the Info Centre of the Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument and by the church

Natural jungle gym, playground suitable for the smallest children on tricycles and scooters