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Accessible Playgrounds in Greenville

Looking for an accessible playground with inclusive play equipment near Greenville, SC? If you have a child with physical limitations, we have compiled a list of parks in Upstate, SC for you!

Accessible and inclusive playgrounds give children of all abilities access to playgrounds and other recreational activities. While there are only a few fully inclusive playgrounds in the Upstate, there are several playgrounds, and play areas that have accessible elements, such as poured-rubber ground cover, flat paths, zero-depth entrances, ramps and full-support swings.

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Looking for more information about Parks in Greenville? Visit our Ultimate Guide to Parks Near Greenville. You’ll find parks by location and amenities like basketball courts, swings and more.

Have a child with special needs? Visit our Ultimate Guide to Special Needs Resources in Greenville. You’ll find helpful information on everything from classes and therapists to available services and resources.

The Pavilion

| 400 Scottswood Road, Taylors, SC

Home to the Greenville County Parks & Rec office, you will find a fully-accessible, sunny playground beside a preschool playground and lots of swings at the entrance off Old Spartanburg. If you go in the Scottswood entrance, you’ll find an enclosed, sunny playground with swings, a sandbox, and a grassy space. With a dog park, tennis courts, paved trail, and even an ice rink and bounce house inside, you will find something for everyone to love.

  • Bounce house, ice rink, paved trail, dog park, tennis courts, grassy space
  • Fully accessible, enclosed preschool playgrounds in the sun
  • Restrooms
  • Free parking lot


Unity Park

| 320 South Hudson Street, Grenville, SC

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The huge Unity Park is gorgeous. Families will love the wide-open spaces, playgrounds, shelters, paved trails, and of course, the splash pad.
There is also nearby dining and a wetland preserve.

Sunset Park

| 211 Fowler Circle, Greenville, SC

Sunset Park is a fully-accessible park featuring an enclosed, accessible playground, another playground in the woods, and even a walking trail.

  • Basketball, baseball, soccer, picnic shelters, walking trail
  • Enclosed and fully-accessible playground in the sun, shady playground
  • Restrooms
  • Free parking lot

Read our full review of Sunset Park in Mauldin.

Cleveland Park

| Cleveland Park Drive & East Washington, Greenville, SC

Playground at Cleveland Park

Bring your bikes for the Swamp Rabbit Trail, visit Major Rudolph Anderson’s Memorial, walk the Fernwood Nature Trail, relax in the Rock Quarry Garden, and play sports at this large park in the city of Greenville. The tennis courts were just resurfaced and a new pickleball court was installed.

  • Swamp Rabbit Trail, Rock Quarry Garden, Fernwood Nature Trail, Ramona Graham Fitness Trail, sports, memorials, picnic shelters, pickleball court
  • Covered big kid and preschool playgrounds, swings, and climbing structures in the sun
  • Restrooms
  • Free parking lot


Century Park

| 3605 Brushy Creek Road, Greer, SC

Playground at Kids Planet, Century Park in Greer, SC

The newly-renovated Century Park features the fairytale-themed Benson Automotive Kids Planet. Kids Planet is located in the shade and sun and includes:

  • Two fence-enclosed age-appropriate play areas
  • Misting play area
  • Musical activity space
  • Ziplines
  • Hillside slides
  • A ground-level trampoline
  • Special needs child/parent swing
  • Sno Hut Shaved Ice concession stand

Century Park also offers:

  • Paved walking trail, picnic shelters, baseball diamonds, frisbee golf
  • Restrooms
  • Free parking lot


Simpsonville City Park [CLOSED UNTIL FALL 2024]

| 198 Park Drive, Simpsonville, SC

This park is undergoing extensive renovations and is closed until Fall 2024.


Cleveland Park in Spartanburg

| 141 N. Cleveland Park Drive, Spartanburg, SC

Just off of Ashville Highway and right inside the city limits of Spartanburg is Cleveland Park, a large, beautiful old park with a great playground.

This park includes:

  • playground
  • restrooms
  • paved paths
  • water features

North Spartanburg Park

| 1160 Old Furnace Road, Boiling Springs, SC

Home to a fully accessible playground, this park is located in Boiling Springs.

This park includes:

  • Baseball/Softball Field
  • Bicycle Motocross (BMX)
  • Outdoor Fitness Equipment
  • Parking
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Swings
  • Trails

Play on Main at Denny's

| 15 S Liberty St, Spartanburg, SC

Play on Main is the playground for Meeting Street School, located on Main Street in Downtown Spartanburg. It is open to the public when school is not in session during daylight hours. The park has a solid surface rubber ground throughout, with unique climbing structures including ropes, hanging platforms, chain bridge, and more.

This park includes:

  • Fenced playground with latched gate.
  • Rubber surface
  • Unique climbing structures
  • Swings, including parent/child swing for parents with babies and parents with special needs children
  • Musical instrument space

There are no restrooms at this park, but public restrooms are located across the street.