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Hesketh Park

Park Crescent, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 9NW

Tel: +44 (0)1704 540070

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Hesketh Park

About

Hesketh Park is one of the largest parks in Southport. The Victorian Park has plenty to offer visitors, a short mile walk away and with plenty of on street parking, this picturesque park is a perfect place to lose track of time.

The gardens and ornate fountains have been restored and reconstructed, to bring the park back to its former glory. There are numerous nature trails, varied wildlife, a large lake, a children's play area.

Features include;

  • The American Garden
  • The Clock Garden
  • The Specimen Garden
  • The Herbaceous Walk
  • Mixed Flower Garden

 

Facilities

Other

  • Cafe/Restaurant
  • Shop
  • Street Parking
  • Toilets
  • Toilets

Children & Infants

  • Child Friendly

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    178
  • Very Good
    123
  • Average
    25
  • Poor
    11
  • Terrible
    7

Recent Reviews:

  • David S
    A Stroll in the Park - October 2019
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th October 2019
    After a couple of hours shopping and then a lightish lunch at Nostalgia Tea Rooms on Saturday we decided to stop off at Hesketh Park and work off a few calories. So apart from our normal stroll... Read full review
  • Adam F
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Awesome
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 7th January 2020
    Perfect park used to be right dump. Now clean nice friendly atmosphere. Only downside for me is the disability garden always full of weeds and poor planting. Rose garden beautiful. But i like the... Read full review
  • mrsouth1010
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Shame about the weather
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 24th February 2020
    We had a lovely visit to the park. Decent walk around with some lovely views and the kids play park is awesome. The little one loved it. We have never been before. The only thing that let it down was... Read full review

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Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

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