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Blackpool Heritage Guided Stanley Park Tour
20 August 2017£4 – £8
Stanley Park is a masterpiece of landscape design and historical splendour
Known as one of the regions finest parks, the three hundred and ninety acre park is a landmark in its own right, offering a magical blend of architecture, horticulture and recreation. The naturalised backdrop of woodlands and lakes embraces visitors and transports them to an environment rich in tranquility.
Wildlife abounds in the park and its features appeal to the naturalist, the plant lover or one who would do nothing more than relax in elegant surroundings. The park been registered Grade I on the National Register of Historical Parks and Gardens as well as achieving a National Green Flag Award.The park dates from 1926 and is in a conservation area that includes many substantial properties built to a standard. It has many features such as the Visitor Centre, Art Deco Cafe, Italian Garden, Cocker Tower, Bandstand, Lake, Floral Clock, Rose Garden as well as boats, islands, model village. Find out more on our tour.
Scheduled guided tour dates for 2017:
- Sunday 16th July, 2pm
- Sunday 20th August, 2pm
Tours last for approximately 90 minutes. Meet outside the Visitors Centre, located next to the café. A rare opportunity to visit the Cocker Clock Tower. (Please note, the stairs in the Cocker Clock Tower are steep and may not be suitable for visitors with mobility problems.)
- Adults – £8pp
- Children (U16) – £4pp -must be accompanied by an adult
- Children (U4) – Free with a paying adult