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Hesketh Park

Park Crescent, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 9NW

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 284 reviews284 reviews

Tel: +44 (0)1704 540070

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Hesketh Park


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




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

Children & Infants

  • Child Friendly


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • siriolscott15
    Southport, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    hesketh park
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th March 2018
    the park is home to swans,ducks,cormorants and a heron.the park has a colourful display of shrubs and plants. a play area for children with a selection of apparatus, a cafe which sells numerous... Read full review
  • gundogs
    Southport, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Spring time
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 15th March 2018
    The park is full of spring bulbs and delightful. The volunteers are back in the rose garden which is looking splendid, all well prunned and waiting for summer. Read full review
  • keith629
    Southport, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Kids love it.
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 5th March 2018
    I take my great Grandson to this park in the warmer weather , they have a very good activity park thats gated to keep dogs out and a cafe at the side where parents can get tea and snacks plus ice... Read full review

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Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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