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this park is good to take your dogs for walks or take your kids to play on slide swings etc. public... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
aprillasy1
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
Lovely park, even enjoyable on a cold and windy day!

We enjoyed our visit to this lovely (and huge) park, just outside the town centre of Barnsley. It... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AlexSwallow
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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All reviews dog walkers play area lovely walk ice creams are enjoy the scenery band stand lovely playground classic car show bonfire night running around exercise equipment all ages lovely little cafe lovely afternoon town centre lovely place to visit young children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this park is good to take your dogs for walks or take your kids to play on slide swings etc. public toilets there

Thank aprillasy1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit to this lovely (and huge) park, just outside the town centre of Barnsley. It is built on the side of a hill so it is good exercise to get to the top (where there is an amazing building that looks like...More

2  Thank AlexSwallow
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Wow what a beautiful Park perfect for looking for conkers and playing rolling down hills with the children and we had a surprise the tower was open yes was scary getting up but the views amazing. We visited the children's play areaand was a lovely...More

Thank kirstyc0sta88
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely grounds for dog walkers. Our Dog loves it here. Nice play area if you have young children. Plenty of benches to sit and admire views of Barnsley. There is a cafe next to the play area but be warned.. It's very expensive. Cost over...More

Thank Gaynor K
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Brilliant park, was surprised at the amount of climbing frames and activities for the children very different to the usual swing and slide!

Thank AbelVillreal
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Lovely place for a walk and a cuppa. Also good for children with plenty of things to do. I enjoy the gardens too.

Thank Gillywildwoman
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Locke park is a lovely place to visit, they have regular events like the classic car show, and recently we went to the gala. There is a children's playground near the little cafe and toliets, including one inside the cafe. We had lunch in the...More

Thank Bevnicholes
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Not been for some time and decided to nip over to the park seen has it was the Barnsley International festival today in the park we missed the car boot day before . Once again this park did not disappoint me . Cafe was open...More

1  Thank MissTanya H
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit to Locke Park having only recently moved to live in Barnsley and I was pleasantly surprised how lovely it was. I visited with my daughter and my 20 month granddaughter and although she walked (or was piggy backed) it would...More

1  Thank Frank R
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Visited here at the start of the month with my partner and our 3 children aged 3, 19m and 7m. We'd never even head of it before but it had been recommended so thought we'd give it a go. We were not disappointed, it's brilliant!...More

2  Thank Trips-With-3-Kids
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