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Visit here on an fun day

Visited when there was a fun day on a Sunday. The park is well looked after,the park rangers do do... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Padiham, United Kingdom
Great after refurb

After the children's park has been refurbished, this park has improved massively. The improvement... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ruby Jane E
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“paddling pool”(15 reviews)
“boating lake”(19 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Thompson Park Ormerod Road, Burnley BB11 2RU, England
+44 1282 831053
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited when there was a fun day on a Sunday. The park is well looked after,the park rangers do do a very good job. They are always helpful. The facilities are good,good area for children to play. Toilet areas are clean. A lovely place to...More

1  Thank Gillybobs1959
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After the children's park has been refurbished, this park has improved massively. The improvement of the boating lake is still in progress so I cannot comment on this . However, if it is the same quality as the new playground, the park would be a...More

Thank Ruby Jane E
Reviewed 11 June 2018

On my last visit to this public park, I considered it a Health Hazard and completely run-down. Today I see that the town has has renovated all aspects of the this popular small family park. I would now give it 5 out of 5. I...More

1  Thank Jacquestati007
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Love going here at weekends because throughout the year they have different things going on or if not across the Road at Queen park. I look after. Young man with autism at weekends and he just loves the miniature railway. The staff there are fab...More

2  Thank Stephen V
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

This park has everything. Paddling pool Sand pit Play area Boats Ride on train Beautiful grounds I can not recommend this park highly enough!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 January 2018

The park I visited today was populated by ducks and Canadian geese. As a result the paths and surrounding grassland was severely fouled by their excrement. Dogs were paraded as were young children and their respective parents. I would issue a warning to all visitors...More

1  Thank Jacquestati007
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Visiting Thompson Park and you will want to visit it again and again and again. Magnificent park in a lovely town

1  Thank davidheginbotham
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Fab day out. Gorgeous park. Beautiful lake . Went to take our little boy 9n the miniature railway to see Santa. Such fun. Really well done and enjoyable for all.

Thank joannebateman2
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Highly recommend this place especially the miniature railway and boating lake. Place like this are essential in any town

Thank jgwhite2016
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We attended last week school holidays on a Wednesday the railway run by members who give up their time and effort for other people to enjoy is just wonderful the staff are so pleasant and very well mannered smiling faces nothing to much trouble great...More

Thank ianw1192016
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