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Children enjoy the fountain on the opening day of Queen Elizabeth OlympicPark.

More than 50,000 visit Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park’s opening weekend

More than 50,000 people visited Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park when it threw open its doors to the public last weekend, new figures show.

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His Royal Highness Prince Harry and Mayor of London, Boris Johnson visited the new Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on the eve of its official opening.

Picture by Ellie Hoskins

Video: Prince Harry and Boris Johnson at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Prince Harry and Boris Johnson visited Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park ahead of the official opening.

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Opening day of the Queen Elizabeth OlympicPark.

Pictures: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park opens with weekend of fun

After a year and a half of closure and redevelopment, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park finally opened to the public with a weekend of special events.

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Yep, that's Boris Johnson and Prince Harry (Photos by Chris Harris - WPA Pool /Getty Images)

14 hilarious pictures of Boris Johnson and Prince Harry looking daft

The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park reopens to the public tomorrow. So today was obviously perfect for a photocall – and unsurprisingly Boris Johnson and Prince Harry stepped up to the plate.

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