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Visited the grounds of this impressive building

Well tended grounds with fabulous wrought iron gates (needing a little lick of paint in parts) at... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Great Atmosphere

I visited Warrington Town Hall as part of the Vol Fest 2018 event in June. Pros: Friendly... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
St Helens, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Well tended grounds with fabulous wrought iron gates (needing a little lick of paint in parts) at the entrance. The grounds extend to the front and back.

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

I visited Warrington Town Hall as part of the Vol Fest 2018 event in June. Pros: Friendly staff Refreshments (At the event) Able to look around the town hall and explore heritage Gardens well presented and tidy Parking available

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Warrington town hall is often used as a Coroners court and so its architecture can often be seen on TV news. It’s an unlikely building for a town hall and doesn’t actually have a hall . The Council Chamber is tiny and not really suited...More

Thank Bluerobin59
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Driving out of Warrington, drove past the Town Hall with its impressive gilded metal gates. So stopped to take a closer look and up close you can really see the workmanship that went into forging them. Well worth a look.

Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Warrington town hall and the golden gates which arte the entrance are well worth a look if you are in Warrington situated on Sankey street with bank park situated adjacent to it also only a short walk to the golden square shopping centre bus station...More

Thank anthonyjames1000
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Worth a visit but don't look down. Sankey Street is easily the filthiest part of the town centre. Needs a scrub.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 20 December 2017

The Golden Gates which form an impressive entrance to the building now housing the Warrington Town Hall the seat of W B C was originally meant as a gift for Queen Victoria but when she viewed them she turned down the gift and they were...More

1  Thank Brian Thomas P
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Looks such an impressive building with the gates that should have been at Buckingham palace. Unfortunately when Queen Victoria saw the gates a Statue of Oliver Cromwell was behind them. So she didn't want them

1  Thank Dot W
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The town hall along with other sites opened there doors to the public for a rare occasion this September. I booked on via e-mail and was given a guided tour with a group. I have never been inside despite living in Warrington all of my...More

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Warrington Town Hall lies very close to the shops Golden Square, just away from Palmyra Square and all the local hostelries. Yet it is a place that is often ignored, if not forgotten. It's a shame, because as a building, gardens and location, it is...More

1  Thank MrPeterJThomas
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