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Great for dogs. Nice cafe.

Pond needs a bit of TLC. But rest of park is great. Free poo bags near cafe. Shame museum closed... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Sam G
via mobile
dog walk

nice gardens and cafe open all day every day. worth a visit. especially on a nice sunny day. tennis... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
richard b
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Heckmondwike Road, Dewsbury WF13 2SA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

the park is nice to wander thru, nothing spectacular to see as the main building seems to be closed and the grounds are tended by volunteers, there is still a cafe that sells snacks and ice cream.

Thank jainley3
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

This park is a firml favourite for our family group which includes teenagers, toddlers and adults. The play area is clean, safe and perfect for children of different ages. We usually take a picnic blanket and relax while the little ones enjoy the play area....More

Thank mrshussain2018
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We walk here everyday with our 2 dogs it is a well kept maintained park with a friendly team of Gardner's. There is a play area tennis courts bowling green and lake with ducks on. There is a cafe selling food drink and ice creams....More

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Pond needs a bit of TLC. But rest of park is great. Free poo bags near cafe. Shame museum closed now but the little cafe is great. Play area. And for 50p entry to adventure area for kids (not winter )

1  Thank Sam G
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I have been to this park several to.es over the years and it is a lovely place, despite people abusing it with alcohol and bad behaviour. However on this occasion it was a lovely sunny day and play area full with kids enjoying there playtime....More

1  Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

nice gardens and cafe open all day every day. worth a visit. especially on a nice sunny day. tennis courts 5 a side football pitch kids play area and hidden walled flower garden.

Thank richard b
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Nice play area for children, outside gym for those energetic enough, tennis courts, good for dog walking, lovely lake, pleasant grounds, hosts various activities throughout the year, plenty of squirrels, also a cafe to buy ice creams, drinks etc.

1  Thank Jean0879
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Lovely for a walk and plenty for the kids and adults to do including the play area, sand park and outdoor gym. It's a shame the museum has now gone as it was enjoyable and lovely to be able to learn about the local area....More

1  Thank nicola r
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

On a weekend of the weather is good this is a nice place. Lots of walking and play area. I stay away on the weekdays when it is full of school children, and I would not trust my children to be kept safe here if...More

Thank Sobia I
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful park. Well maintained, spacious and plenty for the kids to do. They even do Parkrun here too. What let's it down is the cafe near the museum. Overpriced, terrible coffee and decor. A Walk up to the Pie Shop would be my...More

2  Thank Michael H
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Response from Jean0879 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only just seen this due to hubby being in hospital. Outdoor play area is toddlers, slides, swiping she etc. Open every day.