Free Play Network

We stumbled upon this amazing resource from England that describes the inspiration for play as well as some design guidelines to follow. Even though the Free Play Network is focusing on outdoor play spaces, we hope to emulate many of these principles through our indoor tree house!

The 10 principles for designing successful play spaces

Successful play spaces…

are “bespoke”
are well located
make use of natural elements
provide a wide range of play experiences
are accessible to both disabled and non-disabled children
meet community needs
allow children of different ages to play together
build in opportunities to experience risk and challenge
are sustainable and appropriately maintained
allow for change and evolution