Howden Park is next to St Johns Hospital and is a large open park area for the people of Livingston to come play football have a picnic and just enjoy this area of countryside within a busy town. The parks main feature is Howden House which is in the north of the park, Howden park Centre formally the Howden House stables which is to the North-west of the park and the Riverside Vets which was formally the gate house to Howden House.