Today Crystal Palace is mainly known for the Crystal Palace Park in the borough of Bromley, containing the National Sports Centre, and the restaurant and shopping area known as the Crystal Palace Triangle (or Upper Norwood triangle) in the borough of Croydon. Crystal Palace Football Club is located over a mile away in South Norwood.
The Hollybush in the Crystal Palace Triangle was a gay pub in the 1990s.
Out for Sport organised a tournament at the National Sports Centre in 1999.
There was a local gay and lesbian group called Palace Pinks in the late 1990s.
The CAGS Tennis Group have been playing at the National Sports Centre since early 2012.