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Palace Play Area

The Palace Demesne Public Park, 1 Greenpark, Armagh, County Armagh, BT60 4ES

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include A 30m aerial cable runway with starting mound A swing snake A double swing with two flat seats A double swing with two cradle seats A basket swing A four seat log seesaw The Vertical World challenge course A accessible multi-play unit, 2 + years A multi-play unit, 4+ years A multi-play unit, 6+ years A sit-on spring rocker Sidney The Snake, 2+ years An accessible inclusive double sit-in spring rocker, 2+ years An accessible inclusive sensory play centre, 0.5+ years A hip hop gyrospiral rotating aerial seesaw, 6+ years A rodeoboard rotating multi-user spring rocker, 6+ years A overhead multi-user rotator, 6+ years A stainless steel spinning bowl, 6+ years A play house and climbing unit, 2+ years An accessible inclusive speed gyro roundabout, 2+ years An accessible inclusive stand-up roundabout, 2+ years An in-ground trampoline 1.5m x 1.5m, 1+ years Talk tubes, 1+ years A balancing course, 2+ years A rope climbing structure, 2+ years A 6m high rope net climbing structure, 5-12 years An embankment slide and crawl tunnel through grass mound, 2+ years Railway sleeper access steps to mound A sunseat with backrest Easy access picnic tables.

Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the city.
  • This venue is situated in Armagh.
  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest mainline station is Portadown.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Parking is free for all users.
  • The car park is at the front of the venue.
  • The car park type is open air/surface.
  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
  • There are 4 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 370cm x 580cm (12ft 2in x 19ft).
  • The nearest designated bay is 7m (7yd 1ft) from the main access gate.
  • The furthest designated bay is 44m (48yd 4in) from the main access gate.
  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
  • Assistance may be required because there is / are slopes/ramps.
  • The car park surface is tarmac.
  • There is a dropped kerb / non stepped access from the car park to the venue.
  • The dropped kerb does not have tactile paving.
  • The patron does not have to cross a road.
  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

Level Change (Pedestrian Access)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located on the path leading to the car park from the main access road.
  • The ramp or slope is steep.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.
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    • This steep path is bypassed if accessing the play area from the car park.

Outside Access (Main Access Gate)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the site, in the car park.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 132cm (4ft 4in) wide.

Level Change (Main Access Gate)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of and immediately beyond the main access gate.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.

General Access Information

  • Bench seats and picnic benches are available.

Level Change

  • The play area is situated on an easy slope.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

Standard Toilet(s)

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