Thomson Road Playground: Park Beside United Square

Thomson Road Playground: Park Beside United Square
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Located beside the busy kids’ enrichment hub of United Square, Thomson Road Playground is a park where those who need a break and a bit of greenery can venture outdoors and have a little fun.

Even though it is known as Thomson Road Playground, the space is really a little green park where there is space in addition to the titular play equipment.


Thomson Road Playground

Thomson Road Playground next to United Square

Nonetheless, kids will likely gravitate towards the playground.


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The play equipment consists of a two tower play structure. Suitable for younger children, the playground includes a ramp designed to look like a natural cliff and a slides which children can enjoy.

In addition to the main play structure, there is also a jeep teeter-totter where kids can rock back and forth as they pretend to zroom away in the green and tan vehicle.

Thomson Road Playground

The other set of play equipment at the Thomson Road Playground is a pair of swings. The seat of the swings is made from a rubber / plastic material, giving it a similar feel to the swings of old which use to make use of tires.


Park Next to United Square in the Novena Area

Park Next to United Square in the Novena Area

For parents, the Thomson Road Playground is a little spot to get away to with the kids. There are also wooden benches where the supervising adults can have a seat while keeping an eye of their wards.

The playground also serves those living in the Novena neighbourhood.

The Thomson Road Playground is located between Lincoln Road and Thomson Road, next to United Square.

Another playground that is a short drive away is the Goldhill Avenue Playground.


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