The Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain is located in London’s Hyde Park. Designed by Kathryn Gustafson, the fountain is a tribute to the generous and loving spirit of the late Princess, who was admired by millions of people worldwide. The Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain is made of Cornish granite and has an oval-shaped design that lies on a slope, allowing water to run down the sides and pool at the bottom.
—The public is able to visit the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain from April through August between 10 AM and 8 PM, in September from 10 AM to 7 PM, in October and March from 10 AM to 6 PM, and from November through February between 10 AM and 4 PM.
–Visitors are not permitted to swim in the water of the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain, though they can sit on the edge to relax. Walking on the fountain is also prohibited, as are all dogs except those used for sight assistance.
–The Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain features three bridges that visitors can cross over. The fountain is supervised during hours of operation and is accessible to those in wheelchairs.
–Approximately one million people view the Diana, Princes of Wales Memorial Fountain each year. Since Queen Elizabeth II formally opened the fountain in July 2004, it has served as a welcoming spot for Hyde Park visitors who wish to honor the legacy of Princess Diana.