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Nice walk

I like to walk through Mesnes Park when on my way to and from Wigan. It’s a lovely green space with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
albeback1
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Wigan, United Kingdom
via mobile
Gardens are looking good

Flowers are planted and the overall look is lovely. Nice place to go for a walk. Suitable for all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AnneMarie775
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Chester, United Kingdom
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A jewel nestled on the edge of Wigan town centre, with a touch of Victorian glory. Formal gardens, a bandstand and waterfall, sit side by side a pavilion building which houses Frederick’s ice cream parlour, the listed Entrance Lodge and children’s...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Mesnes Park Mesnes Park Terrace, Wigan WN1 1TU, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I like to walk through Mesnes Park when on my way to and from Wigan. It’s a lovely green space with a duck pond, cafe, children’s play area and much more. Nice to see the flower beds even at this time of year.

Thank albeback1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Flowers are planted and the overall look is lovely. Nice place to go for a walk. Suitable for all ages and abilities. Places to sit. Parking nearby - paid for. Cafe at the top.Bit slow service but the food was nice. Coffee was Ok

Thank AnneMarie775
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely park not as large as some but still lovely for a stroll with the dog or kids,childrens playground included to,all in all a very well kept park,with beautiful flowers and a cafe too.

Thank Turtlegirl24
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Situated in the town centre of Wigan, this picturesque local landmark is well maintained, in terms of its grounds, flower beds, pond, cafe and numerous statues. Great for young families, dog walkers, and teenagers alike. It has great facilities and appeals to all. Ample car...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

It's a nice park. Well upkept. Unfortunately no toilets unless you join the massive queue in the small cafe

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 4 August 2018

What a brilliant park this is and so near the town centre It is quite large and a good walk all around and places to sit and have a picnic if you want. Well worth a vicit..

Thank Eunice38
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Lovely park and walk but too many dog's unsupervised off leads. This causes problems for dogs on leads. Some dog owners who go to mesnes park don't seem to care what their dog's are doing and are oblivious to their dogs whereabouts so for that...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Nice park shame it is not appreciated by the locals. Plants are being pulled up by the kids and there is no respect

Thank adey40
Reviewed 1 July 2018

I got married here june 2017, it was the best location to do it, staff were very friendly and even the weather came out for us, I highly recommend this if anyone is thinking of doing it too.

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I’ve been coming to this park since a child and still love it, the gardens are so well looked after and I enjoy sitting and people watching while having an ice cream from the cafe. I find it relaxing and peaceful. A lovely part of...More

Thank emd50
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